At Native Education College, we help Indigenous learners realize their potential in a supportive and cultural environment. Our certificate and diploma programs lead toward high-demand careers including health care, counselling, tourism, or administration. Students achieve success through learning practical skills with a hands-on approach.


Why Choose NEC?

  • For 50 years, the Native Education College educated generations of Indigenous learners at our Metro Vancouver location 

  • Wherever you are on your learning journey, we start there. 

  • Starting at the grassroots, NEC helps Indigenous people pursue meaningful careers that make a positive difference in our communities.

  • Gain practical skills in a practicum placement with an Indigenous organization in Metro Vancouver 

  • Average class size is 16  |  Average enrollment is 200  |  Mostly First Nation Students  

  • 14 Certificates and 3 Diplomas to choose from with continuing education certificate programs