Upgrading programs and courses are tuition-free for domestic students
For Canadian citizens and permanent residents, 0-level upgrading courses are tuition-free. The Adult Upgrading Grant (AUG) will continue to cover the cost of textbooks and student and registration fees for eligible students. Please talk to a Financial Aid Advisor for more information.
We can help you take the next step.
With our help and support, you'll find your path in education, work and life by examining your interests, abilities and potential to make informed decisions about your future.
Does this sound like you?
Want a career change? Planning to go back to school or back to work? Frustrated with your job search? Unsure what to do next?
If you answered "Yes", then the Building Employment Success for Tomorrow (BEST) program could be your first step to answer these questions in profoundly revealing ways and get you heading in new, positive directions.
A supportive learning environment
In the BEST program, you'll get help in developing a realistic awareness of your interests, abilities and potential. You'll build your self-confidence in our supportive environment while you set personal, career and educational goals.
Explore education and training opportunities at Camosun College and beyond, while learning about current labour market and work search strategies.
A clear purpose
The strategies and techniques you'll learn are applicable across the entire employment spectrum, from entry-level positions to those occupied by experienced managers, decision-makers and entrepreneurs.
As a graduate, you're well positioned to redefine your career goals at your present place of work, develop plans to change your career path, return to learning or be rejuvenated in your work search.
In their own words
I was amazed to learn there were so many aspects to choosing a career path. BEST helped me to focus on my strengths and interests and then plan my future.
The instructors were friendly and kind. It was a joy to come to class each day.
Building Employment Success for Tomorrow
- 8 weeks
- Study Options
- Full-time, 3.5 days a week
- January, March, September or November