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Intake
  • Winter

Study Options
  • Work
    Experience
  • Location
    Terrace
  • Campuses
    Terrace

    Resources

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    City of Terrace
  • Length
    29 Weeks
  • Tuition Estimate
    $2537 Total
  • Book & Supplies Cost Estimates
    $1155 Total
  • Credential Granted
    Certificate

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Application Deadline Advice

Applications should be submitted as early as possible. Qualified applicants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Application Fee: No Charge

Academic

1. Grade 12 graduation or mature student status

2. English

One of:

  • English 11
  • ENGL 040
  • ENGL 043
  • ENGL 045
  • equivalent test
3. A complete English Competency Self-Declaration Form

Non-Academic

  • current immunizations and TB skin test
  • Occupational First Aid (OFA) Level 1
  • CPR Level C Certificate and  Standard First Aid/ St. John Ambulance Standard First Aid
  • a current Foodsafe level 1 certificate
  • WHMIS certificate
  • Criminal Record Check

English Language Requirements

Summary

If English is not your first language, you must have a TOEFL score of at least 220 (CBT), 83 (IBT), or 560 (PBT)

Verify with the institution directly

General Admission Requirements (All Students)

English Language Requirement - You must have proficiency in English at a level suitable for your desired program.

BC Secondary School (or equivalent)

NWCC admits applicants with any level of educational. However, you will also have to meet any admission requirements of your intended program. For instance many NWCC programs have entrance requirements that include proof of secondary school graduation and/ or completion of secondary school courses.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all NWCC programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

 

 

Out-of-Province

NWCC admits applicants with any level of educational. However, you will also have to meet any admission requirements of your intended program. For instance many NWCC programs have entrance requirements that include proof of secondary school graduation and/ or completion of secondary school courses.

Special Note: The admission requirements for all NWCC programs are detailed separately in Education Planner.

BC Transfer Student

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program.

To have courses from other institutions evaluated for transfer credit at NWCC you must submit an Application for Transfer Credit along with official transcripts from each institution attended. For more information about transferring credit, contact a NWCC educational advisor.

 

Out-of-Province Transfer Student

You must meet the admission requirements of your intended program.

To have courses from other institutions evaluated for transfer credit at NWCC you must submit an Application for Transfer Credit along with official transcripts from each institution attended. For more information about transferring credit, contact a NWCC educational advisor.

 

Mature Student

Not Applicable

 

International Student

For details on International Student admission check here.

Other Student (including Special Consideration)

Not Applicable

How to Apply

For details on applying check here.

Training in a program like this one can lead to different careers. Related occupations are presented to show potential career options, not definite outcomes.

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