It always takes us by surprise….that first blast of winter, that reminder of the cold and snowy days ahead. No matter how long you’ve lived in Canada, you’re never really as ready for winter as you should be. Imagine how shocking it is for international learners who are spending their first winter in Canada! At … Read more
SAINT JOHN – The Saint John Campus of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) played host to 20 post-secondary provincial competitions for the 2019 Skills Canada NB competition on Friday, April 12. Student and apprentice hopefuls vied for a position on Team NB, which will compete at the Skills Canada National Competition, to be held in … Read more
MIRAMICHI, ST. ANDREWS – When the Hon. Ginette Pettipas-Taylor, federal Minister of Health, wanted to see skills training at work, she knew that New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) was the place to visit. Minister Pettipas-Taylor toured the Miramichi and St. Andrews campuses to discuss policies and programs related to skills training from the 2019 federal … Read more
Students and local employers involved in the Co-op program at NBCC Saint John gathered on Thursday, March 21 to celebrate National Co-op Week with an Employer Recognition Event. The event featured tours of labs in the E-building, light refreshments, and even ice cream whipped up by the Chemical Technology class!
SAINT JOHN – Trades students at the Saint John Campus of New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) are learning their skills in a brand new facility, following the construction of a Trades Education Centre on campus. The new trades facility was made possible by a federal-provincial investment of $13.49 million through the Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment … Read more
The Third Annual NBCC Food Truck Week was held at NBCC Moncton from February 25 to March 1, giving students an applied learning opportunity and Moncton foodies a delicious lunch option. Eight teams from the Culinary Arts Management and Hotel and Restaurant Management programs at the Moncton Campus of NBCC participated in this year’s Food … Read more
Service Day brings together NBCC students, employees, Board members and alumni for one day to take part in service learning and volunteering to help community organizations across New Brunswick. Each Campus in our six regions (Fredericton, Saint John, St. Andrews, Moncton, Miramichi and Woodstock) and NBCC’s corporate office staff participated in service learning and volunteer … Read more
New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) hosted a delegation of Kenyan educators at its Moncton campus September 16-22, 2018 as part of the Kenya Education for Employment Program (KEFEP), an initiative of Colleges and Institutes Canada (CiCAN). KEFEP supports technical and vocational training for young people across Kenya. The initiative is designed to build the capacity … Read more