Career training programs in Coquitlam, BC

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Vancouver Career College, Coquitlam campus:
Vancouver Career College has 6 locations in the Vancouver area – Coquitlam, Vancouver, Burnaby, Abbotsford, Surrey and Kelowna. Coquitlam is situated approx. 15 km east of Vancouver, in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia. Vancouver Career College is a fully accredited, first-class training facility dedicated to the needs of individuals intent on starting a new career or enhancing their current skills. Our career-training programs will help you to develop the skills you need in the fields of accounting, business administration, legal administration, education and health care. Most diploma programs include an internship/practicum placement program.

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Career Certificate & Diploma Programs:

Business Administration Management Program:

Photo of Career training programs in Coquitlam, BCThe fast-paced business world requires up-to-date computer, customer service and marketing skills. Our Business Administration Management diploma program can prepare you to meet these challenges head-on.

You'll learn standard office procedures, management techniques and industry-standard software such as the MS Office Suite and Simply Accounting. Business strategies and sales and marketing techniques are covered as well. Career opportunities include positions in office administration, accounting, inventory control and marketing.

Supply Chain Management Diploma Program:
The growing supply chain industry sector is one of the largest providers of employment in Canada, and is expected to continue to grow steadily into the future,  with tens of thousands of new positions being added each year. Supply chain management focuses on the logistics of the flow of goods and services from suppliers to consumers. It includes areas such as procurement, storage, transportation and distribution, and requires knowledge in supply and demand estimation and forecasting, negotiation, operations planning, financial planning, technical requirements and IT.

The aim of this supply chain diploma program is to provide you with a combination of general computer and business skills as well as provide a practical foundation in purchasing and procurement, operations and project management, inventory management, logistics, transportation and distribution. These skills prepare you to enter the employment market on graduation, with the necessary knowledge and hands on experience to succeed in the ever-evolving supply chain industry.

Accounting and Payroll Administrator Program:
The Accounting and Payroll Administrator diploma program combines office administration and computer training with a practical foundation in payroll, accounting methods and specialized accounting software such as QuickBooks and Simply Accounting.

A five-week practicum will give you an opportunity to put your skills to use in the field. As a graduate of this program, you'll also receive Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) certification through the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA).

Payroll and Income Tax Practitioner Certificate Program:
This training program is ideal for students who already have a working knowledge of computer systems and experience in office environments. Develop your accounting skills, and learn how to use modern accounting software applications, such as Simply Accounting. Learn about the payroll practice, the annual payroll cycle, and income tax return preparation. Graduates are able to apply to a range of positions in a wide variety of areas in the job market.

Legal Administrative Assistant Diploma Program:
Legal Administrative Assistants are crucial members of a law office team. In fact, most lawyers consider them to be “the glue that holds a firm together.” The Legal Administrative Assistant program combines general office administration training with specialized legal courses so students develop a broad understanding of the day-to-day practices of a law office.

Learn about the Canadian courts system, legal rights, practices and procedures. Study criminal law, civil litigation, real estate and conveyance, wills, estates and more. Gain hands-on experience through a five-week practicum. Career opportunities: Positions in a variety of legal settings such as law offices, firms and legal departments of large corporations. Opportunities also exist in the court system, government offices and real estate firms.

Paralegal Diploma Program:
Paralegals are key players in law offices and legal firms. Lawyers rely on them to perform the crucial duties that keep cases on track and ensure things don’t come to a costly grinding halt. The Paralegal Assistant program provides a broad overview of the Canadian legal system, Legal Professional Act and Rules of the Law Society of BC. Students will learn about intellectual property, estates planning, and credit and collection procedures.

Other major topics include family law, real estate law, criminal law, commercial law, corporate law and insurance law. Students will also master legal office procedures and documentation as well as methods for legal research and interviewing.

A five-week practicum allows students to gain practical experience in legal setting. Career opportunities include positions in law offices, firms and legal departments of large corporations. Additional employment opportunities exist in government offices, real estate firms, trust companies and other financial institutions.

Early Childhood Education Certificate Program:
The Vancouver Career College early childhood education program (43-weeks) combines theory and practical knowledge to prepare you for this highly rewarding career. The core curriculum focuses on child growth and development, relationship building, behaviour management, guidance skills, health, safety and program planning. Students also learn how to use art, drama, music and movement to enable learning.

Students can also apply for an Assistant Licence to become an Assistant through the Early Childhood Education Registry after completing the required courses. Hands-on training is also an important part of the program, with a number of observation modules designed so that students work with trained educators and Vancouver Career College faculty.

There is great demand in most communities for enthusiastic and well-trained childcare graduates to fill a variety of dynamic positions in Early Childhood Education. Graduates of this program are ready to embark on childcare careers in both the non-profit and profit sectors, including in preschools, nursery schools, day cares services, and family service centres.

Social Services Worker Foundations Program:

If you’re looking for a career that makes a difference, the CDI College diploma program can help you get there. Our program provides students with the background you need to begin a rewarding career in the social services field. Graduates are qualified to work with youth, people struggling with addiction, people with mental health concerns, families, members of the aboriginal community, and others in need of help.

Social Services Worker Recovery Specialist Program:

Make a difference in life and in your community. Gain the background you need to enter the rewarding social services field, and to help people in addictions recovery. Graduates have found employment in a number of areas including correctional facilities, drug and alcohol treatment facilities, group homes, aboriginal agencies, and other similar community service centers.

Social Services Worker Youth Specialist Program:

The Social Services Worker Youth Specialist diploma program provides you with the background you will need in fields that include domestic abuse, helping youth through issues of violence, addiction and much more. Graduates can find employment in centers including drug and correctional facilities, alcohol treatment facilities, group homes, aboriginal agencies, and other community service outlets.

Health Care Assistant Program:
Image of Career training programs in Coquitlam, BCAn intensive program designed to prepare graduates for such positions as Long-Term Care Aide (geriatric), Home Healthcare Worker, Residential Care Attendant or Nursing Aid. The excellent training provided by highly qualified instructors, and the experience acquired during the seven weeks of clinical training will equip students with the knowledge and confidence for a career in care giving. 

Each student will complete three-weeks of clinical training in intermediate care and four-weeks of clinical training in an extended care facility to give them the hands-on experience that is so crucial to getting a job.

Medical Office Assistant Program:

In our Medical Office Assistant diploma program, you'll learn to organize a medical office, prepare and administer basic medical office tests and respond to questions about medical conditions and prescriptions. You'll also receive First Aid and CPR training and certification. In addition, you will learn general office procedures and administration including the use of medical billing software. You will also receive First Aid and CPR training and certification.

As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared to begin a career as an Admitting Clerk, Emergency Room Admitting Clerk, Medical Secretary, Medical Transcriptionist, Medical Receptionist, Medical Billing Clerk or Medical Office Assistant.

Also Offered: Medical Office Assistant – Advanced Practice

Pharmacy Assistant Diploma Program:
Pharmacy Assistant is becoming an increasingly essential position as a result of pharmacists taking a more active role in drug therapy and the counseling of their patients. Students will be trained in pharmacology, dispensing (community & hospital), inventory, billing and administration, as well as customer service skills.

You will also receive First Aid and CPR training and certification. As as successful graduate of this program, you will be in great demand. A Canadian Journal of Hospital Pharmacy study states, “86 per cent of all graduates of Pharmacy Assistant / Technician programs found work in their field.”

Veterinary Assistant Diploma Program:

Work as an integral member of an animal care team, where your knowledge is appreciated from the moment a client enters to the assisting of the veterinary team in its treatment and care of the animal. The Vancouver Career College Veterinary Assistant program prepares students to find employment in animal shelters, veterinary hospitals, zoos, grooming businesses, pet product and supply stores, and more.

Veterinary Health Care Assistant Diploma Program:
The Veterinary Health Care Assistant program at Vancouver Career College provides the strong foundation of skills and knowledge that you need to provide a variety of clinical and administrative services in a wide range of animal care facilities. The work of a veterinary assistant spans the duties of veterinary office assistant and animal health technician.

On completion of the diploma course, you will be able to work effectively with the animal health technologist and/or the veterinary doctor, and you will acquire certifications in WHMIS 2015, Standard First Aid with CPR, and DOGSAFE Canine First Aid.

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National Personal Training Institute, Toronto
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Conveniently situated in Mississauga and serving the Greater Toronto Area, National Personal Training Institute (NPTI) is a leading personal trainer school. We provide an innovative and comprehensive Personal Fitness Trainer diploma program taught by experienced and qualified instructors. It will provide you with the specialized knowledge and skills you need for a successful and rewarding career as a Personal Trainer. You can complete this course in as little as six months, or attend class each Saturday for a year. Day, evening, and weekend class are available.

At NPTI, we are committed to providing a high standard of education for our aspiring fitness professionals. Our curriculum is geared to the needs of today’s health-minded people. Our modern facility has the latest exercise equipment and learning materials for an effective and comfortable learning environment. We emphasize hands-on, practical training, and offer FREE ongoing consultation with nutritionists and fitness experts. Free job placement assistance is also available for all our graduates.

Student Testimonial:
"I believe that this personal training course has given me the confidence and knowledge base to be a great personal trainer. The staff is top notch, very approachable whenever I had questions and supportive in their advice. The practical aspect of this course is without a doubt the biggest asset. No other program offers it...Don't hesitate to take your personal training course with NPTI."
- Steve, NPTI Graduate
- Personal Fitness Training Program:
500-hour comprehensive program that can be completed in 6 months (5 hours a day, 4 days a week) or over the course of 1 year (8 hours every Saturday).

Training includes 300 hours of classroom instruction plus 200 hours supervised, hands-on gym time. You will also have a practical internship with 6 months of hands-on experience in a fitness facility with a personal trainer.
Evergreen College, Toronto Campus
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated close to the intersection of King St. & Yonge St. in central Toronto, Evergreen College provides a wide range of diploma programs that prepare you for successful careers in fields including Business Administration, Pharmacy Assistant, Early Childcare Assistant, and Computer System & Network Specialist. Registered as a private career college, our Toronto campus is located only 1 minute from King Subway Station. Evergreen College also has campuses in Brampton, Mississauga and Scarborough, Ontario.

At Evergreen College, our small class sizes create a higher-quality learning environment and superior training. Our diplomas are “market-oriented”, meaning they have been designed to meet the real needs of the job market. Our Career Services offer Co-op / Field Placements to our students, giving them real-world experience which leads to successful integration in their field.

Our well-prepared instructors are experienced specialists in their field; holding advanced degrees and the working knowledge to assist their students. Our facilities (classes and labs) are equipped with the most modern equipment including new computers, servers and network devices with the latest software releases in each program of study. Our mission is to guide each student to success by imparting the relevant theoretical and practical knowledge they need, while building confidence in an ongoing support structure geared to meet the needs of the job market.
Career Diploma Programs:
- Business Administration in International Trading
- Computerized Accounting and Payroll
- Medical Office Administration
- Pharmacy Assistant
- Community Service Worker
- Personal Support Worker
- Early Childcare Assistant
- Computer System & Network Specialist
CDI College, Calgary North campus
Courses / Programs
With campuses in Alberta, Ontario, BC, Manitoba and Quebec, CDI College is one of Canada's premiere career-training providers. We have been helping students build their careers for over 40 years and offer a wide range of diploma and certification programs in the fields of business, technology and health care.

Our programs in Alberta are licensed by Alberta Advanced Education. Financial aid may be available for those who qualify.

Our Calgary North campus is conveniently situated just off Memorial Drive at 36th Street, only 5 minutes east of the downtown core. It is located in a new modern facility with state-of-the-art equipment, ample parking and ready access to the LRT.

Our career-focused programs offer hands-on training using many of the same tools and equipment used by professionals in their fields today. You will work on projects that prepare you for the challenges of your chosen profession. CDI graduates enter the workforce as highly trained professionals.

Note: CDI College only accepts inquiries here from persons living in Canada at present.
- Business and Digital Marketing Management
- Accounting and Payroll Administration
- Computer Business Applications Specialist - Accounting
- Oil & Gas Administration
- Medical Office Administration
- Legal Administration
- Paralegal
- Hospitality Business Management
- Online Marketing and Social Media
- Web Development
- Web and Mobile Applications Development
- Computer Support Technician
- Cyber Security Specialist
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- Advanced Massage Therapy
- Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant
- Law Enforcement Foundations
- Child and Youth Services Worker
Aviva Spray Tanning Academy
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• Gain the expert knowledge and skills you need to succeed as a spray tan consultant with Aviva Spray Tanning Academy - one of the leading spray tan training providers in Canada!

• The world's first spray tan training academy, Aviva offers onsite spray tan classes in Toronto ON, Vancouver BC and Montreal, Quebec. In each city, our 1-day certification programs are held in a leading hotel.

• In addition to our in-class training, we provide comprehensive online spray tan classes that allow you to earn your professional certification from the comfort of your own home or office, with content available 24/7.

• All of our spray tan courses come with a 100% money-back guarantee.

• On successful completion of your course, you will be awarded a Spray Tanning Certificate.

• Sunless spray tanning is one of the fastest growing services in the beauty industry, increasing by almost 500% in the past 5 years!

• Our interactive short courses are ideal if you want to add a spray tanning certification to your beauty career portfolio, or to start a successful spray tanning business, or improve the profitability of your current spray tanning business.

Student Review:
"I don't think my business would be where it is today without the quality of the Aviva products & training and all the wonderful marketing information & suggestions the Aviva staff has provided...After completing your online training and adjusting to their methods to the Aviva-Way all our tans are now even and natural."
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In-Class Spray Tan Courses:
In Toronto, Vancouver & Montreal

Sunless 101 Spray Tan Certification Program:
• For beginners to intermediate level
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Online Spray Tan Certification Programs - study at your own pace:
• Sunless 101 Online Course: 3 hours
Holland College
Courses / Programs
Located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Holland College is a career training institution that provides a wide range of certificate & diploma level academic programs. The college welcomes more than 2,300 full-time and 9,000 part-time students in 13 locations across the Island, studying in the fields of business, communication, health, law enforcement, tourism, trades, and technology.

At Holland College, we believe that you will get the most out of your college experience if you have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities outside of class. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from another post-secondary institution, want to up-grade your skills or plan to make a career change, Holland College has more than 65 full-time career training programs to help you reach your goals.

When our students were asked why they chose Holland College for their career training, their top three answers were: employment opportunities; the college offered their program of choice; and the college's emphasis on skills oriented training.
Career Training Certificate & Diploma Programs:

Categories include:
- Applied Science And Engineering Technology
- Business Studies
- Adult Education
- Computer Studies
- Culinary
- Health And Community Studies
- Media And Communications
- Policing/law
- School Of Performing Arts
- Sport And Leisure
- Tourism Programs
- Trades And Industrial Technology
Rhodes Wellness College, Vancouver
Courses / Programs
Providing industry-leading training since 1996, Rhodes Wellness College is recognized as a leader in Coaching, Counselling, Wellness and Life Skills training in Canada.

Our college campus is conveniently located in the center of beautiful Downtown Vancouver, BC. Rhodes graduates have the skills and experience employers seek. Employers frequently request our graduates because of the experiential nature of our training. Typically, between 80 and 95% of our graduates find work within the wellness, life skills, coaching and counselling fields within eight weeks of graduation.

At Rhodes, we use the experiential learning model - the process of actively engaging students in an authentic experience that will have benefits and consequences.

Students make discoveries and experiment with knowledge themselves instead of hearing or reading about the experiences of others. Students also reflect on their experiences, thus developing new skills, new attitudes, and new theories or ways of thinking.

Students are supported by on-site employment counsellors who will help them secure a practicum and achieve their career goals. We are dedicated to the belief that our success is measured by your success.
Certified training programs in Coaching, Counselling, Wellness and Life Skills:

- Professional Counsellor Diploma

- Wellness Counsellor Diploma

- Life Coach Diploma

- Life Skills Coach Certificate

- Life Skills Counsellor Certificate

All of the programs are taught experientially. This means hands-on training and practical experience in the community, giving you the confidence in your new skills and networking in the field to start your career.