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Port Alberni Campus

Port Alberni campus

NIC's Prep Cook program featured on Shaw TV

Students in Port Alberni are gaining hands on experience in the kitchen preparing soups, stocks, sauces, sandwiches, cookies, quick breads and more. Watch Shaw TV's feature to learn more.

Study Early Childhood Care & Education Part Time

Connect with early childhood educators across the North Island as you work toward your BC Licence to Practice.

Keep your commitments while you gain new perspectives, in-demand skills, and professional development credit this year.

Winter 2015

For more information or to register for a course, call 250-724-8711.

Fine Tune Your First Aid

Keep your first aid skills current for your career or your family. Courses include:

  • HRT-011 CPR Level C with AED
  • FAC-010 Emergency Child Care First Aid with CPR Level B

Search all First Aid courses in Port Alberni.


2017/2018 Learner Guide

Pursue your interests or advance your career. Download the 2017/2018 Learner Guide, your complete guide to programs and courses in Port Alberni, including:

  • First aid and safety courses
  • Academic, health, trades training programs and courses 
  • English, math, and science upgrading, and more!

For a list of programs and courses available in Port Alberni, see our Programs and Courses page or call 250-724-8711.


NIC Turns 40

In 1975, NIC serviced the North Island out of converted buses and two dozen locally staffed learning centres, from Alert Bay to San Josef Bay, providing a means for communities to diversity from the forest industry. Nigel and Adele Bailey drove one of NIC's converted school buses down logging roads in to Zeballos, Woss Lake and Nimpkish Camp in the mid 1980s. "It didn't matter what the road was like on the way home," said Nigel. "When one person found success, you left motivated..." 

Continuing Education
in Your Community

From business, to building maintenance, FoodSafe to cake decorating be inspired to learn new skills this winter.

See the complete list of Continuing Education classes in Port Alberni.

University Just Got Closer

Choose from university studies courses available online, in person, and via high-definition interactive TV. Start your degree at NIC and access top universities across Canada, including the UVic, VIU, and the University of Manitoba. Courses include:

  • ANT-151 Physical Anthropology and Archeology
  • EDU-102 Teaching: Making an Informed Decision
  • ENG-126 Composition & Indigenous Literature II
  • GEO-112 Introduction to Human Geography II
  • CHE-051 College Preparatory Chemistry
  • And many more!

Not all courses transfer to all institutions. Check with an advisor to create a study plan that works for you!

Programs at Port Alberni Campus

Visit the Programs & Courses page for a complete list of programs available at Port Alberni campus.

Campus Directory

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Port Alberni Campus

3699 Roger Street
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 8E3
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Student Services and Registration

Tel: 250-724-8711
Fax: 250-724-8700

Educational Advisors

Educational and Financial Advisor
Jana Devito

Aboriginal Education Advisor
Luke George

Tebo Vocational Centre

4751 Tebo Avenue
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 6X7
Tel: 250-724-8738
Fax: 250-723-4573