Learner-Centred Instructor Certificate Program

Applications are now open for the Learner-Centred Instructor Certificate (LCI) program - September 2018 intake.

Okanagan College employees applying to this program are required to submit the paper application form (no application fee) and return it to Continuing Studies.

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 2018 Intake:

LCI 101 Sept 24 - Oct 7, 2018                 
LCI 102 Oct 9 - 21, 2018                
LCI 103 Oct 22 - Nov 4, 2018 (face-to-face session is Nov 3)                 
LCI 104 Nov 5 - 18, 2018               
LCI 105 Nov 19 - Dec 2, 2018               
LCI 106  Dec 3 - 16, 2018               

Please consult the Okanagan College Calendar description below for tuition costs.

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.

Okanagan College Calendar Description