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Multi-Industry Skills Training (MIST)

Job ready? Get certified.

Multi-industry Skills Training (MIST) provides certification training for entry-level positions to participants who are job-ready. The focus of the training will be for employment in multiple sectors including oil and gas, marine, road-building, and construction. MIST graduates will have the skills and certification to effectively contribute to a diverse and productive workplace.

Multi-Industry Skills Training (MIST) program

Program dates
September 11-October 6, 2017 (Monday-Friday, 20 days total)
October 16-November 10, 2017 (Monday-Friday, 20 days total)
Location
Camosun Coastal Centre
100 Maplebank Rd, Victoria, BC

Graduates will receive the following industry training/certifications

  • Essential skills
  • First Aid - Level 1
  • WHMIS
  • Fall protection
  • Confined space
  • Fire watch
  • Transporting dangerous goods
  • Interpersonal communication
  • Conflict resolution
  • Employability skills
  • Workplace practicum

Program eligibility

  • Unemployed and non-EI eligible, or
    • not currently employed or working less than 20 hours per week and actively seeking full-time sustainable employment and no EI in the last 3 years (or 5 years maternity/parental)
  • Employed but underemployed, or
    • not permanent or full-time, e.g. casual, temporary, seasonal, part-time or not fully utilizing their education/experience in field
  • Employed but low-skilled
    • employed but no high school diploma or has not yet achieved Level 3 in ALLS (Adult Literacy and Life Skills) on the Test of Workplace Essential Skills

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Learn more

For more information about the program and to arrange an interview, please contact Karen McNeill: mcneillk@camosun.ca or 250-217-9019. Orientation information will be available at that time.

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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