Thompson-Okanagan

Jobs4All - Work Re-entry After Justice System

The Jobs4All program helps individuals with criminal justice system involvement find sustainable employment. Training is flexible and individually tailored to each participant.

Regional Districts:

  • North Okanagan
  • Central Okanagan
  • South Okanagan

Training Locations:

  • Kelowna

Contact:

Kelowna Community Resources Societyemail or 250 763 8008


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ReSTART

The ReSTART program supports individuals with criminal justice system involvement prepare to enter the workforce. Training includes essential skills, life skills, job readiness, and job search assistance.


Regional Districts:

  • North Okanagan
  • Central Okanagan
  • South Okanagan

Training Locations:

  • Kelowna
  • West Kelowna
  • Penticton
  • Vernon

Contact:

Partners In Resources Incemail or 250-681-4525

Wildland Firefighting and Silviculture Training (WFST)

The Wildland Firefighting and Silviculture program prepares participants to pursue work as a forest firefighter and work in the silviculture industry. Training includes technical wildfire and forestry training skills, hands-on coaching, and extended mentoring opportunities.

Regional Districts:

  • Thompson-Nicola Regional District

Training Locations:

  • Kamloops

Contact:

Stillwater Consulting Ltd, email or 250-919-1329
 

Acquiring Community-based Employment Skills Training Program (ACES)

The Acquiring Community-based Employment Skills Training program provides participants with training, work experience, and skills for employment in several occupations. Industries include construction, oil and gas, forestry, roofing, and firefighting.

Regional Districts:

  • Thompson-Nicola Regional District

Training Locations:

  • Kamloops

Contact:

John Howard Society of the Pacific Region, email or 604-872-5651

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