Trades and Apprenticeship

Trades Industry Training

Air Brakes Endorsement Theory and Pre-Trip Inspection

Boiler Basic Safety Awareness

Carpentry Interprovincial Refresher

Canada's Ozone Layer Protection Awareness Program

Cross Connection Control - Backflow Preventer Tester's License

Cross Control Backflow Preventer Tester Recertification

Cross Connection Control Exam

Designated Inspection Facility Operator

Electrical IP Refresher

Electrical Safety Workshop

Forklift Truck Operator - Non-Experienced

Private/Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program

Field Safety Representative (FSR)

Professional Cook Practical Re-assessments

Professional Cook Practical Re-Assessments are offered at the Kelowna campus for PC-1, PC-2 and PC-3. 

Explore PC-1 assessment schedule

Explore PC-2 assessment schedule

Explore PC-3 assessment schedule

Trades General Interest Programs

Trades Kids Programs

Trades Kids programs are back! Trades Explorer programs are also available for youth. 

These exciting, weekend trades programs are designed to help kids and youth learn new hands-on skills in our state-of-the-art Trades Training Complex at the Kelowna campus.

Select a program to review details and schedule. 

Introduction to Trades - Grade 7-9

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Trades Adults Programs

These NEW programs give adults the opportunity to explore the trades and learn new hands-on skills in our state-of-the-art Trades Training Complex at the Kelowna campus.

Trades Adults programs are offered on weekends starting in February 2021. Online registration now open!

Select a program to review details and schedule.

Auto Master - Women

Free Little Library

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Trades Corporate Training

Trades Corporate Training at Okanagan College is about bringing ongoing learning to your organization through customized contract training.  

We provide private training for businesses, non-profit organizations, and professional associations.  Whether you have a group of employees with a specific skills gap, want to provide training as a service for your own clients, or need a comprehensive training and development plan across your company, we can help.  Our customized training includes:

  • Industry specific instructors
  • Tailored curriculum
  • Training at your location, ours, or online
  • Custom training dates
  • Assistance with government grants

Okanagan College can deliver your training where and when you need it. Contact us at trades@okanagan.bc.ca to get started. 

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