North Island College located on Vancouver Island has four campuses and three centres serving a population of 155,000 and a geographic region of 80,000 square kilometers. Campuses are located in the Comox Valley, at 2300 Ryan Road in Courtenay, Campbell River, Port Alberni, and Port Hardy. Centres are located in Ucluelet, with two trades technical sites at the Tebo Vocational Centre in Port Alberni and Vigar Road Vocational Centre in Campbell River. North Island College has over 30 years of experience in the delivery of labour market programming. Since the mid 1980’s, NIC has developed and delivered programs encompassing occupational programming, industry specific credentials, trades and apprenticeship training, life skills, employment readiness, essentials skills, adult upgrading, health, human services, tourism, and business programming.
Contact info: 1-800-715-0914
Location/Region: Port Alberni and Campbell River
Service Regions(s): Vancouver Island/Coast
Prep Cook Certificate Program
A 16 week program to prepare participants for successful employment in entry-level positions in the food services sector. Program offers recognized credits in this program for participants who ladder into Professional Cook Level 1 and continue through Apprenticeship and trades employment.