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Mon Jan 22, 2018
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Enhanced Security Guard

This program provides the knowledge and practical skills required for entry into the field, including mandatory training required for provincial licensing. 

Funding for this program is provided by the Government of Canada-British Columbia Job Fund. Tuition & textbooks are provided at no cost to eligible participants.

Program Dates: Winter 2018:  February 19 – March 16, 2018  Monday through Friday, 9 - 5 pm
Location:  North Island College, Comox Valley (classes may be held at various locations, bus or alternate transportation is required).  
 
Funding Eligibility: Funding for this program is provided by the Government of Canada through the Canada-British Columbia Job Fund. Tuition and textbooks are provided at no cost to eligible participants. Sponsorship does not include living expenses. 
 
All participants must meet the following basic eligibility criteria: 
• be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident 
• be legally entitled to work in Canada
• currently be living in British Columbia
• not be a student (i.e., not enrolled in high school or post-secondary training) and
• at the time the training is to take place, not be participating in another provincially or federally funded labour market program. 
 
Employment categories:
a) Unemployed and not EI eligible; or,
b) Employed and low-skilled, such as those who do not have a high school diploma; or,
c) Underemployment, such as those who do not have permanent or full-time employment. 

Participation Requirements: You should be in good physical condition; able to work standing for long periods of time; able to lift items weighing up to 20 pounds; and able to read and write in English. A criminal record check is required for admission. 

Best to apply by: January 22, 2018 to guarantee a seat in the program. 

For more information and to confirm your eligibility, contact NIC Continuing Education:
karen.mccomber@nic.bc.ca or 250-334-5000 ext 4601