Trades and Technical Faculty

Patrick Balfry

Patrick Balfry

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Red Seal Endorsement (May 1979) 

patrick.balfry@nic.bc.ca
Port Alberni Campus 250-724-8726

Xavier Bauby

Xavier Bauby

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Red Seal Certificate in Culinary Arts (1996)

Subjects: Professional Cook
Xavier.Bauby@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9700 ext. 7832

Nick Charette

Nick Charette

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

RSE Journeyman Plumber (Camosun College 2004)

B Level Gasfitter (Camosun College 2004) 

BCWWA Backflow Certification Instructor/ installer  (BCWWA 2003)  

Subjects: Plumbing Apprenticeship, Plumbing Appr Harmonized, Plumbing & Piping Fndtn Hrmnzd
Nick.Charette@nic.bc.ca
Comox Valley Campus 250-334-5000 ext. 4051
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9700

Erik Hardin

Erik Hardin

Faculty

Continuing Ed & Training, Trades & Apprenticeships

Journeyman Carpenter, Red Seal Endorsed 

Subjects: Carpentry Fnd Harmonized, Carpentry Apprentice Hrmnzd
erik.hardin@nic.bc.ca
Comox Valley Campus 250-334-5000 ext. 4049 | Location TTB - 113
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9700

Robert Hughes

Robert Hughes

Alan Irving

Alan Irving

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Graduated Camosun College, Culinary Arts, Cook Traing Program

Subjects: Professional Cook
Alan.Irving@nic.bc.ca
Port Alberni Campus 250-724-8740

David Johns

David Johns

Faculty

Electrical,Piping,Wood Trades

Journeyman Electrician, Alberta

Provincial Instructor Diploma, Adult Education, Vancouver Community College 2010

Subjects: Electrician Fnd Harmonized, Electricity Apprenticeship, Electrician Appren Harmonized
David.Johns@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9700 ext. 7819 | Location DWG - 214A

Rob Laird

Rob Laird

Faculty

Continuing Ed & Training, Trades & Apprenticeships

Journeyman Carpenter (Red Seal 1994)

B. Ed University of British Columbia (2004)

M Ed. Curriculum Development University of Victoria (2015)

Subjects: Carpentry Fnd Harmonized, Carpentry Apprentice Hrmnzd
Robert.Laird@nic.bc.ca
Comox Valley Campus 250-334-5000 ext. 4050 | Location TTB - 113

Sunshine Layton

Sunshine Layton

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Journeyperson Red Seal Designation in the Trade of Cook, 2001

 

Subjects: Professional Cook
Sunshine.Layton@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9700

Coleen MacLean

Coleen MacLean

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Master's in Environment and Management (Royal Roads University, 2018)

Subjects: Coastal Forest Worker
Coleen.MacLean@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9723 | Location AWG - 224

Stephen McIntosh

Stephen McIntosh

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Cabinetmaker - Interprovincial Red Seal

Carpenter - Interprovincial Red Seal

stephen.mcintosh@nic.bc.ca
Tebo Vocational Centre 250-724-8771

Matt Melgaard

Matt Melgaard

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Red Seal Endorsed (RSE) Carpentry

Subjects: Carpentry Fnd Harmonized, Carpentry Qualification Cert.

Matthew Neuwirth

Matthew Neuwirth

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Forest Resources Technology Diploma from Vancouver Island University, 2004

Subjects: Coastal Forest Technology
Matthew.Neuwirth@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9722

Ivan Peterson

Ivan Peterson

Faculty

Continuing Ed & Training, Trades & Apprenticeships

Interprovincial Red Seal Endorsement - Welder

Provincial Instructors Diploma

Subjects: Welder Apprentice Harmonized, Welder Foundation Harmonized, Weld Apprenticeship Tech Trng, Welding
ivan.peterson@nic.bc.ca
Port Alberni Campus 250-724-8727 | Location TEB
1685 South Dogwood St 250-923-9700

Trevor Petr

Trevor Petr

Department Chair, Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Red seal Electrician, Instructor Diploma, Master Electrician, FSR class A, 2014

Provincial Instructor Dipoma VCC, 2012

Subjects: Electrician Fnd Harmonized, Electrician Appren Harmonized
Trevor.Petr@nic.bc.ca
Port Alberni Campus (Ahousat) 250-724-8772
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9731 | Location DWG - 212

Karl Plautz

Karl Plautz

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

RSE Metal Fabricator

RSE Welder

Subjects: Metal Fabricator Appr Hrmzd, Metal Fab FndHmzd, Welder Apprentice Harmonized, Welder Foundation Harmonized
Karl.Plautz@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9700

Chris Posner

Chris Posner

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Red Seal certified journeyman Automotive Service Technician

Provincial Instructor Diploma

Subjects: Automotive Tech Harmonized
chris.posner@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9737 | Location EWG - 209a

Timothy Sobey

Timothy Sobey

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Masters of Science in Forestry (Lakehead University)

Subjects: Coastal Forest Worker, Coastal Forest Technology
Timothy.Sobey@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus 250-923-9722

Jason Wark

Jason Wark

Faculty

Trades & Apprenticeships

Forest Technology Diploma (Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, 2017)

Subjects: Coastal Forest Worker, Coastal Forest Technology
Jason.Wark@nic.bc.ca
Campbell River Campus