Learner-Centred Instructor Certificate Program

Applications are now open for the Online Learner-Centred Instructor Certificate (LCI) program - January 2020 intake.

Apply online

Okanagan College employees applying to this program are eligible for an application fee waiver.  Please contact regoffice@okanagan.bc.ca to obtain an application fee waiver before applying online.


Okanagan College employees who are eligible to receive a tuition waiver should also complete a Learning & Teaching Tuition Waiver form. Log into my Okanagan, employee tab, OC Express-Forms, Continuing Studies to find the form. Completed tuition waivers should be sent to the employee's dean/director for approval.

LCI Course Dates for the Fall 2020 Intake:

LCI 101 September 21 – October 4                
LCI 102 October 5 - October 18                
LCI 103 October 19 – November 1 (Students must be online on October 31st from 9:00am – 2:00pm)          
LCI 104 November 2 – November 15               
LCI 105 November 16 – November 29            
LCI 106 November 30 – December 13


Click here to watch an informative video on this program.

Transfer Credit to Vancouver Community College (VCC) Provincial Instructor Diploma Program (PIDP)

Successful completion of the LCI program is accepted by VCC as credit for two PIDP courses:  PIDP 3220 Delivery of Instruction and either PIDP 3250 Instructional Strategies or PIDP 3260 Professional Practice.

Also, please note that Continuing Studies offers an Instructional Skills Workshop that is equivalent to PIDP 3220 at VCC.  Please check here for upcoming dates:  

Please note:

  • All students are responsible for purchasing their texts directly from the Kelowna Campus Store or online at www.okanagan.bc.ca/campusstores.
  • Students will not be registered in the program until the tuition or an approved tuition waiver has been received.

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