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Program Details

Aboriginal Construction
Program Code: ABCO
Program Area: Trades & Applied Technology
Campus: Nanaimo
Testing required: Yes
Applications accepted from: Applications are not being accepted at this time.

Next intake(s):

  • Next available intake

Admission Clerk

Admission/Registration Clerks
Phone: 250-740-6400

Program Chair

Stephen Pelley
Phone: 250-753-3245 Local 6129

Document Deadlines

Please contact the Program Chair - Steve regarding applications to the Aboriginal Construction Program. Steve can be reached at 250-753-3245 local 6129 or

Additional Comments

This program has been selected to assist unemployed or low skilled individuals gain employment and will cover all tuition and books for students that meet the eligibility criteria of the ABCO program, which are that the person: •Is unemployed: Cannot be on EI or attached to EI in the past three years for a regular claim, or five years for a Maternity/Parental claim. •Is employed and low skilled: Has not completed high school or has completed high school but has no post secondary education towards a degree or recognized certification/credentials.