Schools Training

Nicola Valley Institute of Technology is located in Meritt, British Columbia. It is an aboriginal post-secondary institute that started in 1983. There are many amenities located on campus such as day care and student housing including utilities, internet, telephones, free parking, and payment plans to meet your budget. Many programs and courses are offered as well in order to prepare you for a real-world career. Career training is available in the following:

  • Aboriginal Early Childhood Education
  • Aboriginal Leadership in the Justice System
  • Bridging to Trades
  • Education Coordinator’s Program
  • Environmental Resources Technology
  • First Nations Speech and Language Assistant
  • Law Enforcement Preparation
  • Native Adult Instructor Diploma
  • Health Care Assistant
  • Practical Nursing Certificate
  • Aboriginal Human Services
  • Chemical Addictions Worker Certification
  • Business Administration
  • First Nation Public Administration
  • Office Administration Certification
  • Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Social Work

Nicola Valley also offers transfers in the following:

  • Associates of Arts: Criminology
  • Associates of Arts: First Nation Studies
  • Associates of Arts: General Arts
  • Diploma of Academic and Indigenous Studies
  • Native Indian Teacher Education Program

There are many activities that students can take part in on campus and off. Many entertainment and recreational activities are on campus in order to help students get to know each other and the campus. Activities that are located off campus are used to help students get involved in their community and encourage volunteer work. Nicola Valley prides itself in the growth of students and wants to prepare them for the career world ahead of them.