A video guide to 95 different careers in BC
Work BC Career Exploration
Click on the “Jobs and Careers” tab top left, then “explore careers”. This site has great videos and stats on careers.
Industry Training Authority
“The Industry Training Authority (ITA) leads and coordinates British Columbia’s skilled trades system. ITA works with employers, employees, industry, labour, training providers and government to issue credentials, manage apprenticeships, set program standards, and increase opportunities in the trades.” (www.itabc.ca/overview/about-ita)
Also check out Trades Training BC for information on when trades programs are offered throughout the province.
Use CNC’s account (username: new / password: caledonia) and then create your own unique “my plan” account. Use their online assessments to get suggestions of careers that suit you based on your answers to the questions.
Prince George Employment Services
WorkBC Employment Service
This is the website for the provincial job shop in downtown Prince George.
Skilled Trades Employment Program
This is the website for the job shops operated by the BC Construction Association. Use the contact page to find information about the Prince George office.
This is the website for employment programs in downtown Prince George.
Workforce Development Consultant Services
CNC Financial Aid and Awards
Includes information on awards, grants, and other sources of funding.
Student Aid BC
Your key resource for student loans, but also a valuable resource for “planning your future” in terms of occupations, education, and debt. Includes a section on experiences of recent grads.