Western Community College, through community partnerships and the support of the government of British Columbia, has the privilege of providing 100% government-funded education to eligible applicants starting early 2022. These programs are market-driven, demand-oriented, and student-success focused. During each program, students will receive education from Western Community College, essential skills trainings through one of our community partners, and employment support. The programs are designed to provide students with an amazing opportunity to transform their lives through education.
Start Date: June 26, 2023
About the program
This 28-week program is designed to provide participants with a broad range of knowledge of the different areas of Settlement and Integration in Canada.
Upon completion of the program, participants will be equipped to assist newcomers with their journey of settlement and integration into the Canadian community. Participants will gain knowledge on a range of topics that include Canadian Law in relation to immigration, Culture and Integration, Foundations of Settlement Workers, Needs Assessment and Interviewing, Case Management and Settlement Counselling, Introduction to Community Mental Health, and Safety and Life Skills for Newcomers among others.
Eligibility and Admissions Requirements
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
They must also meet at least one of the following requirements:
How to apply
Interested candidates are invited to register using our online registration form. Please note, you will be asked to provide the contact information for your WorkBC case manager so please have this information available when you are completing the form.
After submitting the online application, please send a copy of your up-to-date resume via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “PBLMT Applicant [your name] resume.”
Unit 201 8318 120 St
Surrey, BC V3W 3N4
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Unit 201, 3670 Townline Rd
Abbotsford, BC V2T 5W8
Welcome to our beautiful Abbotsford campus. Western Community College has 46 programs designed to meet the current needs of the market and to provide students with an affordable, high-quality education.