Learner-Centred Instructor Certificate Program

Applications are now open for the Online Learner-Centred Instructor Certificate (LCI) program - September 2019 intake.

Okanagan College employees applying to this program are required to submit the paper application form (no application fee) and return it to the Registrar's Office - admissions@okanagan.bc.ca

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.

All other applicants are required to apply online.

LCI Course Dates for the September 2019 Intake:

LCI 101 September 23 - October 6, 2019                 
LCI 102 October 7-20, 2019                
LCI 103 October 21 - November 3, 2019 (face-to-face session is November 2, 2019)                 
LCI 104 November 4-17, 2019               
LCI 105 November 18 - December 1, 2019               
LCI 106  December 2-15, 2019              

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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