Welcome to Okanagan College
Surrounded by spectacular mountain scenery, a world of fresh air and small-town friendliness, the Revelstoke Centre offers a comfortable learning environment for adults of all ages. Whether you are considering new career opportunities, a university degree, further development of academic skills or general interest opportunities, you can take the first steps here.
Program Spotlight - Health Care Assistant
Training for one of B.C.'s most in-demand professions is coming to Revelstoke in January 2021. Join Okanagan College department staff during an online Info Night to learn more about the program, explore career options and discover funding available.
Programs and courses
Tourism Management Diploma
Students gain real-world knowledge, skills and opportunities to advance careers in the mountain tourism sector. Upon graduation, students will be ideally suited for supervisory or front-line management positions in tourism.
This certificate prepares students to be work as part of an educational team in the classroom to help children reach educational goals and encourage development. Intakes in Revelstoke begin in January.
Health Care Assistant
Learn the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary to work as direct client care providers in any level of continuing care, including home support, adult day care, assisted living, private care, complex care and acute care.
Improve your career opportunities by completing pre-requisites for College programs, finish high school graduation requirements or improve your high school marks.
First Aid and Safety
Okanagan College is an approved Canadian Red Cross and WorkSafeBC Training Centre. Note: course options may differ according to location.
Gain a foundational introduction to accounting for entry-level accounting employment or accounting for your own business. These courses also set you up for future computer-based accounting classes.
Foundations programs rotate through Revelstoke Centre. Coming up for 2021 is Professional Cook Level 1 (Culinary Arts). Find out more today.
Certain programs come to Revelstoke Centre on a rotational basis. Here are the ones to watch:
- Health Care Assistant
- Human Service Work
- Office Administration
- Trades foundations and apprenticeships
Contact the office at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive updates and information about these programs in Revelstoke.
Services for Students
Revelstoke Settlement Services
Revelstoke Settlement Services helps people integrate into Canada and access services and training. Funding is provided by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, and the Government of British Columbia.
A range of services and information is available for program participants:
- Weekly English practice groups (childminding available)
- English tutoring from September to May
- Orientation sessions and workshops
- Information for you and your family about education, housing, employment and services available from municipal and federal governments
- Social activities
Permanent residents, individuals selected to become permanent residents, live-in caregivers, refugees and those on temporary work permits.
If you are not sure of your status in Canada, please visit the ESLSAP page and contact the team.
Come for a campus tour or become a student for a day.
Have your questions answered by an advisor or recruiter.
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