ESIBWhat are Essential Skills?

Essential Skills are the tools we use every day in work, learning, and life. We all possess them to varying degrees and they can easily be developed. The Essential Skills are Reading, Document Use, Numeracy, Writing, Oral Communication, Working With Others, Critical Thinking, Digital Technology, and Continuous Learning.

Program Summary

Length:

TBD - Each program will vary in length

Offered:

January, April, July, October

Credential:

Completion Certificate

Format:

Each program will vary between full-time and part-time

Schedule:

TBD

Employment:

 Placements for successful candidates

Admission Requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Email a letter of intent (why you want to take the program) to email address below.  Watch video below for more info on a letter of intent.
  • Email your resume to email address below.
  • Interview with Recruitment Coordinator (upon successful submission of other documentation).

Tuition & Information

Tuition: Free
Bus tickets provided
Breakfast served daily
Daycare Subsidies available
Adult Learning Model

 

This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

For more information, contact:

Justine Wallace, Recruitment and Placement Coordinator
Essential Skills for Indigenous Business, Native Education College
(604) 873-3761 Ext. 352
jwallace@necvancouver.org

 

Program Description

If you have a business idea that you want to test for viability, this program will walk you through the steps of developing a business plan that will help you develop a quality product or service, a marketing strategy, and secure funding, inventory, and clients. In this program, you will also undergo Personal Development, Essential Skills training and other important aspects of Indigenous Business.

Program Summary

Length:

2.5 months

Offered:

January 13, 2020 - March 27, 2020

Credential:

Completion Certificate

Format:

Each program will vary between full-time and part-time

Schedule:

Full-Time

Employment:

Placements for successful candidates

Admission Requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Email a letter of intent (why you want to take the program) to address below
  • Email your resume to address below
  • Interview with Recruitment Coordinator (upon successful submission of other documentation)


This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Program Description

Do you know that a Financial Services Representative is an entry level job and the #1 skill necessary for success in that role is Customer Service? If you have previous customer service experience (of any kind), and pair it with this program which includes the basics of banking, terminology, ethics, products and services, you can be considered for a position with our values-driven Employer Partners anywhere in metro Vancouver and beyond. This career path has multiple opportunities for growth and is available to anyone with a polished, professional attitude, and laser-beam focus on their success.

Program Summary

Length:

1.5 months

Offered:

February 11, 2020 - April 2, 2020

Credential:

Completion Certificate

Format:

Each program will vary between full-time and part-time

Schedule:

Full-Time

Employment:

 Placements for successful candidates

Admission Requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Email a letter of intent (why you want to take the program) to address below
  • Email your resume to address below
  • Interview with Recruitment Coordinator (upon successful submission of other documentation)


This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Program Description

This excellent 10-week program covers everything you need to know about working in hospitality, whether you’re a tour guide, a concierge at a hotel, or food and beverage server, you will learn responsible, top-notch customer service techniques that will give your guests a memorable experience.

Program Summary

Length:

3 months

Offered:

September 9, 2019 - November 29, 2019

Credential:

Completion Certificate

Format:

Each program will vary between full-time and part-time

Schedule:

Full-Time

Employment:

Placements for successful candidates

Admission Requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Email a letter of intent (why you want to take the program) to address below
  • Email your resume to address below
  • Interview with Recruitment Coordinator (upon successful submission of other documentation)

This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Program Description

A part-time preparatory program for individuals who are ready to explore the next chapter in their career path or are returning to work or school after an absence. With a focus on developing career objective, life skills and workplace essential skills, students will come away from this program with developed goals, confidence and understanding of the necessary skills for success in school or the workplace.

Program Summary

Length:

TBD - Each program will vary in length

Offered:

July 2019

Credential:

Completion Certificate

Format:

Each program will vary between full-time and part-time

Schedule:

Full-Time

Employment:

Placements for successful candidates

Admission Requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Email a letter of intent (why you want to take the program) to address below
  • Email your resume to address below
  • Interview with Recruitment Coordinator (upon successful submission of other documentation)

This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Program Description

A part-time program designed for individuals who want to study and learn as a group for the Basic Security Training Exam and Certification, and are 100% committed to working in the industry, as a Security Officer upon completion. Guaranteed employment for successful students

Program Summary

Length:

1 month

Offered:

November 4, 2019 - December 11, 2019

Credential:

Completion Certificate

Format:

Part-time

Schedule:

Full-Time

Employment:

Placements for successful candidates

Admission Requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Email a letter of intent (why you want to take the program) to address below
  • Email your resume to address below
  • Interview with Recruitment Coordinator (upon successful submission of other documentation)

This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.