Are you an apprentice about to participate in the classroom component of your technical training? You may be eligible for financial support from WorkBC. Apprenticeship Services
WorkBC Vernon offers access to tools to assist you in your employment journey.
- Search through the local WorkBC Job Boards and Postings.
- Access apprenticeships.
- Work on your job search plan.
- Learn about your rights.
- Virtual Resource Centre
Follow this link to learn more about specific jobs, earnings, duties, skills and other information to help you find your career.
Take a quiz to discover your abilities, work preferences and your best subjects. Browse through the career compass to learn more about high demand occupations and what career would be the best fit for you.
Self serve & virtual resources
Curious what our Adult and Youth Resource Centres have to offer? Take a virtual tour to meet our friendly staff and explore what our resource centres have to help you start working today.
Our team of Employment Advisors works alongside employers and job seekers to create the "perfect" employment match.
Customized employment services
If you require additional support, our Employment Advisors are here to help you find work that suits you and help you stay with that employer. Customized Services are also a potential path for eligible job-seekers whose goal is to become self-employed.
Would earning a certificate or gaining skills help you get work? Our Skills Training opportunities help you gain the skills, upgrading or certification you need to qualify for work in some of BC's most in-demand industries.
Do you dream of owning your own business? If you have a business idea, the determination to make it a reality and you meet eligibility requirements, WorkBC's North Okanagan Self-Employment services may be for you!
We're here to support you and your new employer to help ensure a successful job placement. Access custom supports, job coaching, workshops and 52-weeks of follow-up support.
Job Start Supports
Case management services
Our case management services are tailored to your specific employment goals. Along the way, we offer you guidance and access to career planning, training, work experience, job search assistance and more.
We recognize that each employment journey is unique. From youth at risk and people with different abilities to immigrants, LGBTQ2S+, survivors of violence and Indigenous Peoples, we're here to help you find work with compassion and care.
We're here to support you and your new employer to ensure a successful job placement. Access custom supports, job coaching, workshops and 52-weeks of follow-up support.