Learning in a Virtual World

Credential: Completion Certificate  Ι  Offered: June 8 - June 29, 2020

Program Description

Learn how to navigate in an online environment for work, learning and life. Open to anyone who is interested in learning and sharing together! You will need to have regular access to a computer, laptop or tablet to participate in this course. Perfect refresher for students planning to attend NEC in September!

Essential Skills:

  • Computers and Internet navigation
  • Microsoft Word, excel spreadsheet training
  • Cloud computing with Google Drive and One Drive
  • Virtual meetings using Microsoft Teams, Zoom
  • Online searches and location strategy for finding information
  • Writing skills


Program Summary


3 Weeks


June 8 - June 29, 2020


Completion Certificate








Admission Requirements


How to Apply

  • Email a brief statement of your interest in this program to [email protected]
  • Attend one online Info session (details below), no pre-registration required

In-Person: 235 East 5th Avenue, Vancouver BC. (We are located just off Main Street)

By Fax: Fax your application to our admissions office at (604) 873-1440

Online: Complete and submit your Online Application

Apply Now!

Upcoming Info Sessions

Beginning May 12 - June 5, 2020 on Zoom - Every Tuesday at 3pm & Every Friday at 10am

For information on how to download Zoom to your desktop computer, visit this linkTo download Zoom on your mobile device go to your Google Play or Apple App Store App and search "Zoom", click download. It's free.

Join Zoom Meeting HERE
Or dial in to the meeting by calling: 778-907-2071
Enter the Meeting ID: 212 158 9161, then #
When it asks you to enter your participant ID, press #


Tuition & Information

Tuition: Free
Attendance incentive
Virtual classroom using Moodle
Cultural project and presentation
Team Project

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
[email protected]