Nutrition and Food Service Management Information Session

Nutrition and Food Service Management Information Session
Monday, March 15, 2021
4:00 pm
Interested in improving and promoting health through food and nutrition? Attend this information session to learn about Langara’s Nutrition and Food Service Management programs.
• Associate of Science Degree in Food & Nutrition
• Diploma in Food, Nutrition, and Health Transfer and
• Nutrition and Food Service Management Diploma Program
Register

KPU Information Session for Parents and Supporters

Information Session for Parents and Supporters

March 16th, 2021, at 4:30pm

 

Topics include:

  • Understanding academic terminology
  • Students’ rights in University vs. High School
  • Admission requirements/how to apply/open vs limited.
  • Planning Ahead
  • Transferability/retention
  • Grad outcomes
  • How to finance their future
  • Concurrent studies

Information Sessions for Parent and Supporters | KPU.ca – Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Civil Engineering Online Information Sessions

Civil Engineering Online Information Sessions
Are you a high school student considering a career in Civil Engineering?
Come and learn about Civil Engineering and explore Civil Engineering education at BCIT!
• Tuesday, March 9th from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Register
• Monday, March 15th from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Register
BCIT Civil Engineering Faculty and Civil Engineer, Phyllis Chong, MASc, PEng, will do a short presentation about the program and share possible career paths for civil engineers and technologists, followed by an open Q&A.
We are accepting applications for the September 2021 intake until April 15, 2021.
If you have questions related to the registration for these sessions, contact Maggie Lau. For more information about the Civil Engineering program and program contacts, visit the BCIT Civil Engineering web page.

SFU’s Faculty of Communication Art and Technology

Students interested in learning about SFU’s Faculty of Communication Art and Technology (FCAT) are invited to attend our FCAT Undergraduate Conference (UGC). The UGC is our signature faculty event and features student presentations on a variety of topics and areas of study that they have explored over their academic career at SFU.
Presentations can range from research on social media behaviour from our Communications students, to demonstrations of projects made in our Interactive Arts and Technology maker spaces, or visual arts installations created by our Contemporary Arts students. The presentations are diverse and exciting, and provide a great way for teachers, parents and secondary students to get a better understanding of what is taught in our programs!
In addition to the student presentations, this year’s program features an inspiring keynote speaker, Jeff K. Ward, founder and CEO of Animikii, and an alumni panel.
Date: Friday, March 5th, 2021 Time: 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm PST Location: Virtual
Website: https://www.sfu.ca/fcat/events/ugc1.html
RSVP: Registration is free and is open through Eventbrite

West Coast Kids Cancer Foundation Summer Day Camp

Summer Day Camp 2021 – Looking for Student Leaders [Work Experience]
Hello all, we are excited to offer our  Summer Day Camp Series (in partnership with the West Coast Kids Cancer Foundation) again this year! This is a day camp that our Work Experience students will help run for kids experiencing cancer and blood disorders. Students will also receive an opportunity to learn more about non-profit organizations.
For more information, please see WCK Information  Mr. Fisher

EDUCATION RESOURCES

EDUCATION RESOURCES

Education Planner BC

https://www.educationplannerbc.ca/

Education Planner BC helps learners make well-informed decisions about their education and career options.  Use the Plan section to find articles and information about the paths along the student journey.  Check out the Career Assessment Tools to start career planning.

BC Transfer Guide

https://www.bctransferguide.ca/

BC Transfer Guide provides an easy way to figure out what credits are worth between institutions, as you explore your future options.

MyBlueprint

https://myblueprint.ca/

Follows a comprehensive education and career planning process that meets the learning needs, interests and aspirations of all students

Grad Planner: Ministry of Education

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/education/kindergarten-to-grade-12/support/grad_planner.pdf

This pdf guide will you through the BC Graduation Program.  Topics include what you need to graduate, getting credits toward graduation, planning life beyond Grade 12, scholarships & awards, and other helpful websites.

BC’s Career Guide for Indigenous People

https://www.workbc.ca/getmedia/9f259552-8baf-4d22-a78c-0d5f3559ec2d/bc-career-guide-indigenous-people-2018.pdf.aspx

This guide is a toolkit that includes a wide range of information on programs and services, resources, tips, checklists, and worksheets to support your career planning.  It is intended to complement online resources such as WorkBC.ca/Indigenous (https://www.workbc.ca/Resources-for/Indigenous-People.aspx) and Aboriginal Learning Links (http://aboriginallearning.ca/).

 

TRADES RESOURCES

Industry Training Authority: BC

https://www.itabc.ca/

Find out information about trades programs, apprentice services, employer resources, and others stories of success.

Industry Training Authority: Youth

http://youth.itabc.ca/

With over 100 trade programs to choose from, you’ve got options.  Explore the trades and figure out what gets your brain fired up, makes your blood pump faster, and puts a smile on your face.

EMPLOYMENT RESOURCES 

WorkBC

https://www.workbc.ca/

WorkBC is the provincial government’s access point to the world of work in British Columbia.  They help people find jobs, explore career options, and improve their skills.  They have a comprehensive database of BC job postings, career tools, employment trends, and live chat for instant help with using the website and finding information.

Employment Standards Act

https://www.bclaws.ca/civix/document/id/complete/statreg/00_96113_01

This guide is a link from the BC Government website and is an interpretation of the BC Employment Standards Act and Regulation to help provide clear understanding of the law.  It is not a legal document.

ACCESS: Aboriginal Community Career Employment Services Society

https://www.accessfutures.com/

AACESS provides education and training services to Indigenous people living in Greater Vancouver.

WorkSafeBC

https://www.worksafebc.com/en

WorkSafeBC provides information for young workers with information on health and safety in the workplace, as well as roles, rights and responsibilities, and refusing unsafe work.

FINANCIAL AID

Scholarships

https://www.surreyschools.ca/departments/BDEV/Community_Information/scholarships/Pages/default.aspx

The Surrey School District has a fairly, but not exhaustive list of scholarship opportunities and related resources for students to consider when seeking financial aid for their post-secondary plans.

Parents as Education and Career Coaches

Parents as Education and Career Coaches
Tuesday, March 2nd
6:30 – 8:00 PM
Parents as Education Career Coaches is an interactive workshop designed to help secondary school parents become more effective career development allies for their children and to understand the post-secondary environment.
The workshop will include: – A review of all the resources that are available on EducationPlannerBC.ca – Supports available from post-secondary institution – Tips on scholarships and financial aid – Time for questions! Your questions will be answered in real-time during this virtual session.
To register, visit: https://sfu.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5Aud–hrzooH9b-8u2WxOf9r2_OxSVcSLqB

West Coast Kids Cancer Foundation

Summer Day Camp 2021 – Looking for Student Leaders [Work Experience]
Hello all, we are excited to offer our Summer Day Camp Series (in partnership with the West Coast Kids Cancer Foundation) again this year! This is a day camp that our Work Experience students will help run for kids experiencing cancer and blood disorders. Students will also receive an opportunity to learn more about non-profit organizations.
For more information, please see Mr. Fisher

VCC Fashion Programs Q & A Session

Fashion Programs Q & A Session
March 1, 2021
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Attend this Q & A session with Program Head, Susan Murray, to learn about admissions requirements, our unique fashion cycle classes, and career possibilities. Fashion Design & Production Diploma, Fashion Design & Production Certificate, and Fashion Merchandising Certificate will be discussed. For more information and to register, visit VCC Fashion.