Order of British Columbia – See here for nomination details

 2020 Call for Nominations!

Since its inception, British Columbians have been appointed to the Order from all regions of the province, and in numbers generally proportionate to a region’s population. The Order was established by statute on April 21, 1989, to recognize those persons who have served with the greatest distinction and excelled in any field of endeavour benefiting the people of the Province or elsewhere. The Order represents the highest form of recognition the Province can extend to its citizens.  The Order will be bestowed on the most outstanding British Columbians possessing the above qualifications annually.

Any person is welcome to nominate a deserving individual as a candidate for appointment to the Order of British Columbia. Nominations and letters of support occur annually and must be received by the first Friday in March to be considered in the same calendar year. Nominations received after this will be included in the selection process for the following year.   Click here for nomination form and more information.

All nominations are confidential. Should your nominee be unsuccessful, you will be informed by letter and have the option to carry forward your nomination for consideration in the following year’s selection process.



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MNBC Funding Opportunity

REMINDER – Fully Funded Training Opportunity
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Thu 11/28, 3:02 PM
MNBC Training Opportunity
Introduction to Construction Worker

Fully Funded Supports Included

MNBC is pleased to announce a fully-funded 12-week Introduction to Construction Training Program.

Program Details:

Fully Funded Supports Include:

 Free Program for Metis Nation Participants
 Paid Training stipend of $150 per week
 Paid Work Practicum
 Daily Lunch Program

Includes a FREE starter tool belt, start-up tools and CSA Work Boots.

An opportunity to learn new skills, earn required safety certifications and gain valuable work experience on your paid practicum. Email: Jon at skillstraining@mnbc.caor phone 604-506-1989 Program starts on January 13, 2020, and is located at Kwantlen in Cloverdale.

 Safety Certificates include:
Occupational First Aid Level 1, Traffic Control, WHIMIS, Aerial Work Platforms and SafeWork Practice (2 weeks)
 ITA accredited Construction Craft Worker Training: carpentry, construction math, safe tool usage, fastening, scaffolding and workplace projects (7 weeks)
 Job readiness training and interview skills (1 week)
 Paid job placement work practicum (2 weeks)
 Training Location: Surrey, BC

Email: Jon at skillstraining@mnbc.ca or phone 604-506-1989

The program starts on January 13, 2020, and is located at Kwantlen in Cloverdale.

Our mailing address is:

107-5668 192 Street Surrey, BC V3S 2V7

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