BCIT welcomes launch of the Canada Apprentice Loan

Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces details of program during Annacis Island Campus event

For immediate release: January 8, 2015

ANNACIS ISLAND, DELTA, BC: Apprentices pursuing a career in the trades may now find it easier to fund their education, thanks to the launch of the Canada Apprentice Loan program. Announced today at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) and Vancouver Community College (VCC) Motive Power Centre of Excellence Campus in Delta by Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the federal government initiative is designed to provide apprentices registered in Red Seal trades with access to over $100 million in interest-free loans each year.  Read more….