Vancouver Community College

250, West Pender Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6B 1S9

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Contact Info

Graham Huckin
604 871 7000 #8534

Company Description

VCC offers the only full-time 10-month Steel Detailing certificate program in BC.
VCC is proud to inspire a new generation of students to discover their passions, gain essential skills, and learn what it takes to succeed in a competitive workforce. With over 23,000 students, including a growing number of Aboriginal and International learners, 1100 employees and an annual budget of $105 million, VCC is a key player in the post-secondary landscape in B.C. Our connections to industry ensure that our students have direct access to employers while our model of access and our partnerships across the post-secondary sector assist students to reach their goals at any stage of their educational journey.

Our commitment to diversity, accessibility, quality, and relevance makes VCC a unique and exciting place to study. We believe that VCC students have unlimited potential, and it’s our job to make sure our graduates are equipped with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed.

Event Details

We invite fabricators, detailing companies and others in the steel construction sector to a Steel Day Open House at the VCC CAD and BIM Department, to learn more about the only Steel Detailing specialty program in Western Canada.

Doors are open between the hours of 10.00am and 2.00pm at our Downtown campus at 250, West Pender Street, Vancouver. On-street parking is available, as well as in numerous local parking lots. Our campus is 100% wheelchair accessible.

Our specialty classrooms will be open for drop-in visits, where guests will have an opportunity to meet with instructors and students, and learn about the curriculum of our three specialty 1-year Certificate programs and our 2-year Diploma program.

At 10.30am and again at 1.30pm, presentations of our three drafting specialties, Steel Detailing, Architectural, and Civil/Structural, will be given by the Department Head, Bruce McGarvie B.Sc. Dip. Eng.

Coffee and cookies will be available throughout your visit.


10:00 - 2:00


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