BC pledges $10 million to help students obtain skills for today's jobs

April 19, 2012

The BC government announced Wednesday one-time funding of $10 million that is being provided to 16 public PSE institutions in the province to prepare workers for jobs in their regions. Made available through the Canada-British Columbia Labour Market Development Agreement, the funding will be allocated to short-term training determined on an institution-to-institution basis to ensure it meets local training needs. BC News Release