Apprenticeship Schedule

Okanagan College welcomes all apprentices!  

 IMPORTANT INFORMATION: 

  • Apprentices should take their technical training in sequential order.
  • Classes fill quickly – it is best to reserve your seat 10 to 12 months in advance.
  • Classes are held at the Kelowna campus unless otherwise noted.

To view the schedule for your trade - scroll down! If you have any questions contact 1-800-621-3038  

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Updated: Oct 23, 2018 Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
Automotive Glass Technician


 
  1 Apr 1 2019 Apr 12 2019 O

1 Apr 20 2020 May 1 2020 O




 
  Level  Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
Automotive Painter


 

1
Sep 16 2019 Oct 11 2019 O

Level  Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
Automotive Refinishing Prep Technician


 

1 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019 O




 
  Level Start Date   End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
Automotive Service Technician

For more information on harmonization and which intake you should be taking please visit www.itabc.ca/program/automotive-service-technician-ast-1-2-3-and-4 
       
  Harmonized Level 1 Apr 8 2019 May 24 2019
 Harmonized Level
1
Sep 9 2019
Oct 25 2019
O
         
  Harmonized Level 2 Feb 19 2019 Apr 5 2019 W
  Harmonized Level Apr 8 2019 May 24 2019  W
 Harmonized Level
2
May 27 2019
Jul 12 2019
W
 Harmonized Level
2
Sep 9 2019
Oct 25 2019
O
         
  Harmonized Level 3 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019 W
Current Level  3  Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019 O
 Harmonized Level
3
Oct 28 2019
Dec 13 2019
W
 Harmonized Level
3
Jan 6 2020
Feb 21 2020
O
 Harmonized Level
3
Feb 24 2020
Apr 9 2020
O
         
 
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 15 2019 W
  4 Feb 25 2019 Apr 5 2019
W

4 May 27 2019 July 5 2019 W
 Harmonized Level
4
Oct 28 2019
Dec 13 2019
O
Harmonized Level
4
Jan 6, 2020
Feb 21 2020
O
 Harmonized Level
4
Feb 24 2020
Apr 9 2020
O
         
  Level   Start Date End Date   Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 Baker        
 
         
  Level  Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Carpenter

For more information on harmonization and which intake you should be taking please visit itabc.ca/program/carpenter
 

 




 
  Harmonized Level 1 Jan 14 2019 Mar 01 2019 W
Harmonized Level 1 Apr 8 2019 May 24 2019 W
Harmonized Level
1 Jun 3 2019 Jul 19 2019 W
Harmonized Level 1 Jul 29 2019 Sep 13 2019 W
Harmonized Level 1 Jan 13 2020 Feb 28 2020 W


  Harmonized Level 2 Jan 8 2019 Feb 22 2019 W
           GAP  Harmonized Level 2 Feb 26 2019 Apr 12 2019 W
Harmonized Level 2 Jun 4 2019 Jul 19 2019 W
 Harmonized Level 2 Jul 30 2019 Sep 13 2019 O
Harmonized Level 2 Sep 17 2019 Nov 1 2019 O
Harmonized Level 2 Nov 5 2019 Dec 20 2019 O
 Harmonized Level 2 Jan 7 2020 Feb 21 2020 O
Harmonized Level
2 Feb 25 2020 Apr 9 2020 O
         
 
  3 Jan 7 2019 Feb 22 2019 W
  3 Feb 25 2019 Apr 12 2019
W
 Current Level 3 Apr 15 2019 May 31 2019  O
Harmonized Level 3 Apr 15 2019
May 31 2019
W
Harmonized Level
3 Sep 16 2019 Nov 1 2019 W
Harmonized Level 3 Nov 4 2019 Dec 20 2019 O
 Harmonized Level 3 Jan 6 2020 Feb 21 2020 O
Harmonized Level 3 Feb 24 2020 Apr 9 2020 O
         


 Vernon 4 Jan 15 2019 Mar 1 2019 W
  4 Mar 5 2019 Apr 19 2019 W
  4 Sep 17 2019 Nov 1 2019 W
  4 Nov 5 2019 Dec 20 2019 O
  4 Jan 14 2020 Feb 28 2020 O
  4 Mar 3 2020 Apr 17 2020 O
          
  Level        Start Date
     End Date
 Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
Construction Craft Worker
At this time, Okanagan College will be offering a Level 2
Aboriginal Journeyperson Preparation Program.
For more information please
click here
       
         
  Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Domestic/ Commercial Gasfitter


 
For availability please contact the apprenticeship office at
250-762-5445 ext 4733

       
 


2
Jan 8, 2019
Feb 15, 2019 O
         

Level Start Date  End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Electrician (Construction)


 
Classes are in Kelowna unless otherwise indicated. Classes are scheduled as 4 day weeks in Kelowna and 5 day weeks in Penticton.

For more information on harmonization and which intake you should be taking please visit www.itabc.ca/program/electrician-construction 
       
Harmonized Level 1 Jan 8 2019 Mar 15 2019 W
PenCE Harmonized Level 1 Mar 18 2019 May 24 2019 O
Harmonized Level 1 Mar 19 2019 May 24 2019 W
Harmonized Level  1 May 28 2019 Aug 2 2019 O
Harmonized Level  Aug 7 2019 Oct 11 2019 O
  PenCE Harmonized Level 1 Jan 6 2020 Mar 13 2020 O
Harmonized Level 1 Jan 7 2020 Mar 13 2020 O
Harmonized Level  1 Mar 24 2020 May 29 2020 O
         
Please note that, if you have previously taken Current Level 1 (prior to Dec 1, 2018), you will be required to complete gap training for Harmonized Level 2. Gap training will be delivered for a two hour period on Friday afternoons for the first six weeks of each intake. 
GAP Harmonized Level 2 Jan 8 2019 Mar 15 2019 W
 GAP Harmonized Level 2 Mar 19 2019 May 24 2019 W
GAP Harmonized Level 2 May 28 2019 Aug 2 2019 W
GAP Harmonized Level Aug 7 2019 Oct 11 2019 W
PenCE GAP Harmonized Level 2 Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019 O
Harmonized Level  2 Oct 16 2019 Dec 20 2019 O
Harmonized Level  2 Jan 7 2020 Mar 13 2020 O
Harmonized Level  2 Mar 24 2020 May 29 2020 O
         
  3 Jan 7 2019 Mar 14 2019 W
  3 Mar 18 2019 May 23 2019 W
  3 May 27 2019 Aug 1 2019 W

3 Aug 6 2019 Oct 10 2019 W
3 Oct 15 2019 Dec 19 2019 O
PenCE 3 Oct 15 2019 Dec 20 2019 W
 Current Level 3 Jan 6 2020 Mar 12 2020 O
Harmonized Level  3 Jan 6 2020 Mar 12 2020 O
 Current Level 3 Mar 23 2020 Mar 12 2020 O
Harmonized Level  3 Mar 23 2020 May 28 2020 O
         
PenCE 4 Jan 7 2019 Mar 15 2019 W
  4 Jan 7 2019 Mar 15 2019 W
  4 Mar 18 2019 May 24 2019 W
  4 Aug 6 2019 Oct 11 2019 W
  Oct 15 2019 Dec 20 2019 W
  4 Jan 6 2020 Mar 13 2020 W
  4 Mar 23 2020 May 29 2020 W
PenCE   4 Apr 6 2020 Jun 12 2020 W
  4 Aug 10 2020 Oct 16 2020 W
  4 Oct 19 2020 Dec 24 2020 O
Level 4 Construction Electrician will not be Harmonized until Dec 1, 2020         
  Level  Start Date  End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Heavy Duty Equipment Technician         

  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019 W
  4 Feb 4 2019 Mar 1 2019 O
  4 Mar 11 2019 Apr 5 2019 O
  4 Nov 18 2019 Dec 13 2019 O
  4 Jan 6 2020 Jan 31 2020 O
  4 Feb 3 2020 Feb 28 2020 O
  4 Mar 9 2020 Apr 3 2020 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date  Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted

Heavy Mechanical Trades 

Heavy Duty Equipment Technician, Truck and Transport Mechanic, Transport Trailer Technician, Diesel Engine Mechanic

 

 
  1 Feb 11 2019 Apr 18 2019 O
  1 Sep 3 2019 Nov 8 2019 O
  1 Feb 10 2020 Apr 17 2020 O
         
  2 Apr 29 2019 Jun 21 2019 W
  2 Aug 6 2019 Sep 27 2019 W
         
 
  3 Nov 13 2018 Dec 20 2018 W
  3 Apr 15 2019 May 24 2019 W
  3 Jul 22 2019 Aug 30 2019 O
  3 Sep 30 2019 Nov 8 2019 O
  3 Nov 12 2019 Dec 20 2019 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Industrial Electrician (Dates to be determined)        
At this time, Okanagan College currently offers Level 1 and Level 2 Industrial Electrician. For dates, please see Electrician (Construction) Level 1 and Level 2 dates above. 

For information on Harmonization and which intake you should be taking please see www.itabc.ca/program/electrician-industrial

       
  Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Motor Vehicle Body Repairer
(Automotive Collision Repair)
 


 
  1 Feb 4 2019 Mar 8 2019 O
  1 Feb 3 2020 Mar 13 2020 O
         
  2 Apr 29 2019 May 31 2019 O
         
  3 Jun 10 2019 Jul 19 2019 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date  Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
Multi-Process Alloy Welding (MPAW) 
(Dates to be determined)
         

Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Plumber

For more information on Harmonization and which intake you 

should be taking please see http://www.itabc.ca/program/plumber
       
  Harmonized Level 1 Apr 15 2019 May 24 2019 W
 Harmonized Level Apr 6 2020 May 22 2020  O
 
       
  2 Nov 13 2018 Dec 21 2018 W
  2 Jan 8 2019 Feb 15 2019 W
  2 Mar 5 2019 Apr 12 2019 W
  Aug 20 2019  Sep 27 2019  W
  Nov 12 2019  Dec 20 2019  O
  Jan 7 2020  Feb 14 2020  O
 Harmonized Level Jul 21 2020  Sep 11 2020  O
 Harmonized Level Oct 27 2020  Dec 18 2020  O
 Harmonized Level Jan 5 2021  Feb 26 2021  O
         
 
  3 Feb 19 2019 Mar 29 2019 W
  3 Mar 11 2019 Apr 18 2019  W
  3 Apr 2 2019 May 10 2019 W
  3  Sep 3 2019  Oct 11 2019
  Oct 1 2019 Nov 8 2019  W
  Feb 18 2020 Mar 27 2020  W
  Apr 7 2020  May 15 2020  W
  Sep 15 2020  Oct 23 2020  O
         
 
  4 Jan 7 2019  Mar 1 2019 W
  4
May 27 2019
Jul 19 2019
W
  4 Sep 3 2019  Oct 25 2019  W
  Oct 28 2019  Dec 20 2019  W
  Jan 6 2020  Feb 28 2020  O
  May 25 2020  Jul 17 2020  O
  Aug 31 2020  Oct 23 2020  O
  Oct 26 2020  Dec 18 2020  O
  Jan 4 2021  Feb 26 2021  O
         
  Level  Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Professional Cook        
  1 Mar 25 2019
May 3 2019
O
  1 Feb 18 2020 Mar 27 2020 O
  Nov 9 2020  Dec 18 2020 O
         
 
  2 Jan 2 2019
Feb 8 2019
O
  May 6 2019  June 14 2019 O
  Nov 12 2019  Dec 20 2019 O
  Mar 30 2020  May 8 2020 O
  Sept 28 2020  Nov 6 2020 O
         
  3 Nov 13 2018
Dec 20 2018
O
  3 Feb 11 2019
Mar 22 2019
O
  Sept 30 2019 Nov 8 2019  O
  Jan 6 2020  Feb 14 2020 O
  May 11 2020  June 19 2020 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Recreation Vehicle Service Technician        
Level 1 is in 2 components; both are required for completion.
Levels 2 and 3 are available in class only
       
         
Level 1 (Part 1 - 8 weeks online) 1 Dec 18 2018 Feb 21 2019 O
Level 1 (Part 2 - 8 weeks in-class) 1 Mar 4 2019 Apr 12 2019 O
Level 1 (Part 1 - 8 weeks online) 1 Dec 17 2019 Feb 27 2020 O
Level 1 (Part 2 - 8 weeks in-class) 1 Mar 2 2020 Apr 9 2020 O
         

Level 2 2 Oct 28 2019 Dec 20 2019 O
         
Level 3 3 Jan 7 2019 Mar 1 2019 W
Level 3 3 Jan 6 2020 Feb 28 2020 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date  Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic        
(All levels at Penticton Campus)        
  1 May 13 2019 Jun 21 2019
W
         
  2 Mar 11 2019  Apr 18 2019  W
  2 Sep 9 2019
Oct 18 2019
W
  2 Sep 8 2020 Oct 16 2020 W
         
 
  3 Oct 28 2019
Dec 20 219
W
         
  4 Jan 7 2019 Mar 1 2019 W
  4 Jan 6 2020
Feb 28 2020
W
         
  Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Sheet Metal Worker        
  1 Nov 13 2018 Dec 20 2018 W
 Harmonized Level 1 Oct 28 2019 Dec 19 2019 O
 Harmonized Level 1 Nov 2 2020 Dec 24 2020 O
         
  2 Aug 19 2019 Sep 27 2019 O
 Harmonized Level 2 Aug 31 2020 Oct 23 2020 O
         
 
  3 Feb 19 2019 Mar 29 2019 O
  3 Sep 30 2019 Nov 8 2019 W
 Harmonized Level 3 Feb 16 2021 Mar 26 2021 O
       
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 15 2019 W
  4 Jan 6 2020 Feb 14 2020 W
  4 Jan 4 2021 Feb 12 2021 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Steamfitter/ Pipefitter        
  2
         
  3 May 27 2019 Jul 5 2019 O
         
   4 Sep 30 2019  Nov 22 2019 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date Intake Status
O - Open
W - Waitlisted
 
Truck and Transport Mechanic (NEW)        
  4 Jan 7 2019 Feb 1 2019 W
  4 Jan 6 2020 Jan 31 2020 O
         
  Level Start Date End Date  
Welder


 
(Dates to be Determined) 1      
         
  2 Jan 07 2019 Mar 01 2019 O
**NEW EVENING SHIFT**  Tues - Thurs  2:30PM - 10:00PM
                                             Fri                 12:00PM - 7:30PM
Oct 29 2019 Dec 20 2019 O
         
  3 Mar 11 2019 May 24 2019 W
 **NEW EVENING SHIFT**  Tues - Thurs 2:30PM - 10:00PM
                                              Fri                12:00PM - 7:30PM
Mar 31 2020 Jun 12 2020 O


 Level  Start Date End Date
 Level  Start Date End Date