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Education / Employment / Development (Accessible)

Elder College - Vancouver Island University Centre For Continuing Studies

Courses offered at preferential rates for people ages 50+.more info

Address / Contact Info
VIU, Elder College
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 740-6536
Web Links Website
Features Accessible
Classification Tags
Topics: Seniors
Community Headings: Education

Literacy Central Vancouver Island

Assists adults upgrade reading, writing and numeracy skills.more info

Address / Contact Info
19 Commercial Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5G3
Phone: (250) 754-8988
Features Accessible
Classification Tags
Clinical Headings: Education
Community Headings: Education

WorkBC - Employment Resource Centre

Provides individualized support to help job seekers find and maintain employment and improve employment readiness. Self-serve resource area provides career and job search resources, job postings, career-related books and labour market information, and access to computers, phone, fax, photocopiers, and printers. Offers job search workshops, essential skills training for employment readiness, and short-term training to meet minimum entry requirements or develop specific skills for a job or an industry. Also provides referrals to funded skills training, self-employment services, wage subsidy services, case management and personal employment planning services. Supplemental services for people with complex needs may be available, or delivered through other qualified service providers.more info

Address / Contact Info
Brooks Landing, 255, 2000 Island Hwy North
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 3V5
Phone: (250) 729-5627
Fax: (250) 756-8899
Web Links Website Email
Classification Tags
Community Headings: Employment Services