Career Exploration


Program Description

A full-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 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


14 Weeks (includes 2-week holiday closure)


October 15, 2019 - January 17, 2020


Completion Certificate


Full-time, Day-time


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 9am - 3pm


Job search assistance, or employment placement with one of our partner organizations



Admission Requirements

  • Apply Online
  • Email a letter of intent to the email address below, outlining why you want to take the program and why this is a good time. See video below for more info on a letter of intent.
  • Email your resume to email address below.
  • Interview with Recruitment Coordinator.
Apply Online  
  • In-Person: Our address for the admissions office is main floor at 235 East 5th Avenue, Vancouver BC. (We are located just off Main Street)
  • By Fax: Download an application and fax to our admissions office at (604) 873-1440
  • Online: Complete and submit your Online Application

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:

Amanda Kai, Program Manager
The Essentials - Skills, Culture, Knowledge
(604) 873-3761 Ext. 333