BC announces new funding for health-care education, training

July 27, 2020
The Government of British Columbia has announced $4.4M in new funding for postsecondary health care education in the province. The new funding will benefit programs for nurses, health care and anesthesia assistants, and mental health and community support workers. The funds are also expected to create opportunities for existing professionals to upgrade their skills. In terms of distribution, the funding will go to Vancouver Community College, the British Columbia Institute of Technology, the College of New Caledonia, Camosun College, North Island College, Nicola Valley Institute of Technology, Okanagan College, and Thompson Rivers University. CBC (BC)