Trades & Technology, Page 8
Posted on: April 15, 2016
TRU is receiving $298,350 toward the purchase of new training equipment that will provide students studying health care, skilled trades and other in-demand programs with hands-on experience using industry-standard equipment.
Posted on: March 11, 2016
The province announced $1.8 million in funding today for the Women in Trades Training (WITT) initiative to help support women to get the skills and training they need to start a career in the trades.
Posted on: March 9, 2016
Putting their trades skills to the test, more than 150 elementary and high school students were on campus competing in the Skills Canada Cariboo regional finals.
Posted on: March 2, 2016
A new Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Foundation Certificate was approved for the School of Trades and Technology thanks to funding from School District 73 and the BC Industry Training Authority.
Posted on: January 21, 2016
They’ve completed a six-week pilot program and now six inmates at Kamloops Regional Correctional Centre are one step closer to meaningful employment upon their release.
Posted on: September 22, 2015
Thompson Rivers University is inviting women to open the door to a trades career. Attend a free information session for Women in Trades Training (WITT) on Tuesday, Sept. 29 and learn all about getting started in trades.
Posted on: July 29, 2015
TRU’s mobile welding-training trailer will be stationed in Hope, BC through late January, meaning 12 people will be able to stay closer to home while receiving their entry-level welding training.
Posted on: July 28, 2015
A memorandum of understanding signed between Domtar, Unifor 10 B, and Thompson Rivers University will enhance and enrich the quality of trades skills development within the Kamloops regional area.
Posted on: July 20, 2015
TRU trades is receiving $857,000 in additional funding to buy trades equipment as part of BC’s three-year plan to invest $185 million in trades-training equipment and facilities across the province.
Posted on: July 7, 2015
Western Economic Diversification commits $2,039,000 towards expanding TRU’s industrial training programs.