British Columbia’s vibrant forest industry requires trained workers to ensure the future of the sector is strong. A partnership between Selkirk College and regional industry leaders helped plant important seeds for those interested being part of one of the province’s key economic generators.
With a focus on research and the programs that foster innovative learning, Selkirk College has opened new classroom space in Castlegar. The Applied Research & Innovation Centre is a new hub of activity for students, staff and the community.
The MIDAS laboratory will help create new business opportunities, expand the skill sets of people who live here and increase regional competitiveness.
Three hundred new nursing positions will be available in Interior Health this spring.