PBLMT Participants Graduated from the 1st Cohort! Congratulations!

//PBLMT Participants Graduated from the 1st Cohort! Congratulations!

PBLMT Participants Graduated from the 1st Cohort! Congratulations!

8 Participants from the 1st cohort of the Immigrant Public Works Technician Training Project graduated on October 4, 2019. Participants from this Project Based Labour Market Training Program (PBLMT) received training from Kwantlen Polytechnic University(KPU), support from ASTTBC, as well as work experience in occupational skills related to: public works, working safely, use of tools and equipment, environmental best practices as well as maintaining and repairing roads and sidewalks, water systems, sanitary and storm sewer systems, building maintenance, parks and recreation facilities and fire protection systems. Many thanks to PICS staff for putting this together and staff from the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction for attending as well. Click Here for Video : IMG_9544
About PBLMT:
Immigrant Public Works Technician Training Project is a 17 week- Project Based Labour Market Training Program (PBLMT), Participants will receive training from Kwantlen Polytechnic University(KPU) as well as work experience in occupational skills related to: public works, working safely, use of tools and equipment, environmental best practices as well as maintaining and repairing roads and sidewalks, water systems, sanitary and storm sewer systems, building maintenance, parks and recreation facilities and fire protection systems. Essential skills specifically related to public works will be embedded throughout the training along with life skills. Upon completion of the training and work experience, the participants will be registered as provisional public works technicians by ASTTBC and will be supported towards full certification after one year of supervised public works employment that evidences their competency in all core public works competencies as well as in at least one specialty field.  
Training is Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:00pm Cohort 1: Start Date-May 13 th , 2019 Cohort 2: Start Date-August 19 th , 2019 Cohort 3: Start Date-November 25 th , 2019
  Visit: https://pics.bc.ca/programs/employment/immigrant-public-works-technician-training/
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