A Carpentry student uses the skill saw on a board

Build a career you can be proud of by training in carpentry, joinery or both. All construction trades programs cover the practical and theoretical skills required to become industry-ready.

Explore our programs

  • Legend:
  • Full program offered
  • Partial program offered
  • Credential
  • International students
Carpenter Foundation
  • Vernon, Penticton, Salmon Arm
  • Kelowna
  • Certificate
Carpenter Apprenticeship
  • Kelowna, Vernon, Penticton, Salmon Arm
  • Apprenticeship

OC supports Gitxaala Nation with vital trades training for economic and cultural growth

The program was designed to equip Gitxaala Nation members with skills to become carpenter apprentices. Ten individuals, four of whom are women, successfully completed the program and are now employed with Bird Construction on the LNG Canada (LNGC) project in Kitimat, B.C.


Join an info session or become a student for a day.


Have your questions answered by an advisor or recruiter. 


Take the next step and enrol in a program or course at OC.