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Events related to Education

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Month:
Sep
01
Occupational Health & Safety Part 1
Details:

This introductory or ‘fundamentals’ Occupational Health and Safety course will introduce new committee members to the basic principles of workplace health and safety. This course also serves as a great ‘Back to Basics’ course for those OH&S Committee members who desire refresher training. To learn more and to register click here.

Date:
Sunday, September 1, 2019
Time:
Multiple dates & times, please check website.
Location:
BC Federation of Labour, 200 - 5118 Joyce Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5R 4H1
Sep
06
2019 BCFED Regional Conference
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The BCFED 2019 Regional Conference will be held this year September 6-7 in Prince Rupert.

With the theme of the Future of Work, the conference offers participants the chance to learn about current challenges the labour movement is tackling, and the how labour has helped shape the local history in the Prince Rupert area.

The conference offers a mix of informative plenaries, inspiring speakers, and skill-building workshops. To learn more and register, click here.

Date:
Friday, September 6, 2019
Time:
8:30 a.m.
Location:
Highliner Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre, Prince Rupert
Sep
15
Affiliation Scholarship
Details:

The UFCW 1518 Affiliation Scholarship #547 awards 20 scholarships of $1,000 each to students beginning or continuing studies in a full academic program at the University of BC, University of Victoria, Simon Fraser University, BC Institute of Technology, or at a college in British Columbia. The scholarship is awarded to students entering from Grade 12 and students continuing with their post-secondary education. The awards are normally made to the applicants with the highest academic standing.

For more information and to apply online between August 15-September 15, click here.

Date:
Sunday, September 15, 2019
Time:
All day
Location:
Canada
Sep
22
Kikinee Salmon Festival
Details:

The Kikinee Salmon Festival will celebrate the annual trek of kokanee salmon to Mission Creek to spawn. The festivities will take place at Mission Creek Regional Park and the Environmental Education Center for the Okanagan and will include opportunities to watch the kokanee swimming in the creek, presentations and demonstrations on many of our wild neighbours in Mission Creek, information from many organizations helping to protect Mission Creek, live music, entertainment and story-telling. To find out more, click here.

Date:
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Time:
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location:
Mission Creek Regional Park
Sep
30
UFCW Canada & Beggs-Dowling-Mathieu Scholarship
Details:

Named in honour of three past leaders of UFCW Canada – William Beggs, Fred Dowling, and Roméo Mathieu – this scholarship supports members and their families pursuing full-time studies at an accredited post-secondary institution in Canada. You don’t need to be an A+ student – you just need a passion for learning! Eighteen scholarships worth $1000 each are allocated by region across Canada annually. Find more information here. Apply here.

Date:
Monday, September 30, 2019
Location:
Canada