#110 - 198 East Island Hwy, Parksville, BC V9P 2H3      Tel. 250.248.3205   Fax. 250.248.4154

We have all COVID-19 safety measures in place and are ready to serve you by appointment only.
Please give us a call at 250.248.3205 and don't forget your mask!

BLADERUNNERS is back in February and the RETIRED TO REHIRED program in March - retail and hospitality focused!


FROM RETIRED TO REHIRED: Putting Your Experience to Work

Mature job seekers – local Employers are looking for you!

In this FREE 16 week program, the Career Centre will be offering skills training aimed at preparing you for interesting work in the retail field, within the Parksville-Qualicum area. Increase your interpersonal skills, job readiness, essential work skills and gain industry-specific training at no cost to you. Paid work experience is prearranged with local employers.

What are the requirements in order to be considered for the program?

Those who meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • 55 years or older at the time of the program
  • unemployed or precariously employed
  • living in British Columbia
  • not participating in another funded program or in school
  • Canadian citizen, permanent resident or protected person legally entitled to work in Canada

NOTE: You do not have to be retired to participate.



Our next program is coming up in March, 2021

4 Weeks of Classroom Training:  March 1-26, 2021    9am-4pm
12 Weeks of Paid Work Experience:  March 29 – June 18, 2021 (to include mid-week, weekends, early morning and evening shifts)

Space is limited, so ensure you register for a FREE Information Session as soon as possible.


Monday. January 25            1-2pm
Wednesday, January 27      1-2pm
Thursday, February 4          11am-12pm
Friday, February 5                9-10am

Call 250.248.3205 to register for one of these free sessions.


Career Centre

#110-198 East Island Hwy,
Parksville, BC V9P 2H3
Tel. 250.248.3205
Fax. 250.248.4154

Mon-Tues 8:30am-4:30pm
Wed 8:30am-6:30pm
Thurs-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

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#110-198 East Island Hwy
Parksville, BC V9P 2H3
Tel. 250.248.3205
Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8:30am-4:30pm