In response to the COVID-19 virus, all Continuing Education face-to-face courses have been temporarily suspended. We look forward to offering our campus communities a wide variety of face-to-face courses again, once it is safe to do so. In the meantime, you may want to consider an online course. Use our search tool to view available courses, and also visit

Course Overview

This 19 week, fully funded, field-based forestry program is delivered by College of the Rockies and Stillwater Consulting and includes a three week job placement with a local forestry employer. Participants gain a wide variety of skills and certifications as well as opportunities to network with local employers. Applications are open to unemployed, EI-eligible participants from the East Kootenay region.


Contact WorkBC at 250-489-5117 to apply or for more information

2019 Intake Dates:

  • February 4 - June 14 
  • April 29 - September 6
  • August 12 - December 20

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No Available Sessions

Add your name to our waitlist and we will let you know the next time we run this course.