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Education

Career Link Education and Training Links

Interested in learning more, improving yourself and getting a better job?

You may be eligible for training or educational funding. Talk to your counsellor for more information. If you haven't got a counsellor yet, call us at 604.485.7958 to set up your first appointment with one.

Click on the headings below to reveal links to many educational sites around BC and Canada.

  • Serving It Right
    An interactive, self-study course that will educate you about your legal responsibilities when serving liquor.
  • FOODSAFE
    A comprehensive food safety training program designed for the food service industry.
  • High School Courses
    Complete your high school courses on-line
  • Online Practice Drivers Test
    Test your knowledge before taking your written drivers test.
  • Online Typing Test
    Take this practice test to gauge your speed. An electronic typing tutor is available at Career Link.
  • All About Learning
    Find out how you learn best.
  • Single Parent Employment Initiative information
    Support for single parents on income and disability assistance find and secure long-term sustainable employment.
  • BC Course Transfer Credit
    Click on Transfer Tips on the menu to the left for a full explanation of the process.
  • BC Adult Graduation Diploma
    Learn about BC's adult graduation program.
  • BC Student Outcomes
    Check here for student outcomes after graduation from BC colleges and institutes.
  • Canadian Scholarships
    Explore this extensive database for scholarships, student awards, bursaries and grants.
  • Can Learn
    Use the planning tools on this site to explore learning opportunities, research occupations, and create a financial plan to reach your goals.
  • Columbia Foundation Scholarship
    This foundation accepts on-line applications for it's awards programs.
  • Cross-Canada School Finder
    Use the “program search” feature to explore offerings in more than 1,400 universities and colleges in Canada.
  • Education Planner
    Find training programs at BC public post-secondary institutes.
  • Free Tutorials
    This site provides basic training in computer, math, and workplace skills.
  • High School Transcripts
    Use this site to find out how to obtain your High School transcript.
  • Mind Tools
    This site features interactive learning activities in the areas of stress management, memory improvement, and time management, among others.
  • StudentAid BC
    In addition to providing a host of information, this site allows people to apply online and to check the status of their application.
  • UC411
    Explore this Canada-wide college and university info site.

More Training Options at Career Link. Drop by to see our Training bulletin board!

Local and Online Training Programs

Food SafeServing It Right

Go2

VIU foodsafe
go2

Online

Go2
go2

Online
First Aid TrainingFire Suppression
Calrity

Clarity Safety Solutions Inc.

7236 Jordan Street
Powell River, BC
V8A 1N1
Cell: 604.414.4572
BCGOV
BC Forest Service Instructor

In Person
(Ctrl F to search for “Powell River” instructors)
H2S Alive
SJA
St. John Ambulance

Courtenay
1-250-897-1098
#107-1742 Cliffe Avenue
North Island College
North Island College

Campbell River/Comox
1-800-715-0914

soursafety

Canadian Critical Sour Safety (Victoria, Nanaimo, Courtenay and On-site)
1-250-263-4400

 

Heartsafe
Enform/HeartSafe

Comox/Nanaimo
WHMIS
VIU
St. John Ambulance
Powell River
Marie Rumley: 604-483-2250
VIU
St. John Ambulance

Online
VIU

Vancouver Island University

Nanaimo
Online
Calrity

Clarity Safety Solutions Inc.

7236 Jordan Street
Powell River, BC
V8A 1N1
Cell: 604.414.4572
Confined Spaces
VIU

Vancouver Island University

Nanaimo
Online
Calrity

Clarity Safety Solutions Inc.

7236 Jordan Street
Powell River, BC
V8A 1N1
Cell: 604.414.4572
Construction Safety Training System (CSTS)
Vancouver Island Construction Association
Vancouver Island Construction Association

Online or Home Study
BCCSA
BC Construction Safety Alliance

Online
(Allow 1-2 business days for registration)
Fall Protection
VIU
Vancouver Island University

Nanaimo
Online
Calrity

Clarity Safety Solutions Inc.

7236 Jordan Street
Powell River, BC
V8A 1N1
Cell: 604.414.4572
Food Safety for Food HandlersForklift Training
VIU

Vancouver Island University

Nanaimo
Online
KP
KP Certification
Powell River
604.414.5797
Marine TrainingScissor Lift Training
North Island College
North Island College

Campbell River/Comox
1-800-715-0914
VIU
KP Certification
Powell River
604.414.5797
Transportation of Dangerous GoodsWorkSafeBC Transport Endorsement
VIU

Vancouver Island University

Nanaimo
Online
Calrity

Clarity Safety Solutions Inc.

7236 Jordan Street
Powell River, BC
V8A 1N1
Cell: 604.414.4572
Basic Asbestos Awareness Training
Calrity

Clarity Safety Solutions Inc.

7236 Jordan Street
Powell River, BC
V8A 1N1
Cell: 604.414.4572