Learners Stories

NBCC grad finds his leadership potential

Mark Ferrish never had any intentions of pursuing leadership opportunities in the workplace. That was until he discovered NBCC’s Applied Studies programs, and everything changed.

A new path forward

A childhood marked by trauma, an impromptu departure from formal education, and a history of addiction are not holding Amanda Smith back from transforming her

Living the Canadian dream

From a young age, Maricris Tamula had big dreams of moving to Canada. Growing up in Tarlac, a province in the Central Luzon region of

A passion for changing lives

As an Indigenous woman with strong ties to her community and a passion for working with children and youth, NBCC’s Child and Youth Care program