Whether you're looking to learn a new skill, discover a new hobby, advance in your career, or start a new one, CMTN's Workforce Training department offers a wide range of Continuing Studies courses, certificates and lecture series to meet your needs. 

Training offered

  • President Speaker Series

    NEW! President Speaker Series

    Join Dr. Laurie Waye, Interim President and CEO of Coast Mountain College and guests, for a three-part speaker series: Women in Leadership, Digital Literacy, and Program Design and Evaluation.

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  • Skills for Success

    NEW! Micro-credentials

    Coast Mountain College is offering five streams of micro-credentials in health, technology, entrepreneurship, management/supervision, and skills for success.

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  • Office Careers Essentials

    NEW! Office Careers Essentials

    Train to support an office or a business. Prepare for a new career or update existing skills with this 15-week refresher program.

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  • Esthetics

    NEW! Esthetics Certificate

    Train to work in the spa industry and learn the operations of a salon. Hands-on training includes skin care, facials, hair removal, make-up design, face and body treatments and massage.

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  • Nail Techician

    NEW! Nail Technician Certificate

    Gain formal training in the nail industry as well as knowledge around the operation of a nail salon business with CMTN's Nail Technician Certificate.

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  • Driver Training

    NEW! Driver Training

    Develop and maintain safe techniques, responsibility and confidence for professional and personal driving.

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  • UGotClass Online Programs

    UGotClass Online Programs

    Demonstrate your knowledge, boost your productivity, and improve your organization's bottom line with relevant and practical online certificates and courses.

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  • Ed2Go Courses

    Ed2Go Online Courses

    A flexible way to gain new personal and professional skills with expert-developed online courses. Two ways to learn with instructor-led or self-paced courses.

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  • Ed2Go Career Training

    Ed2Go Online Career Programs

    Online career training programs will prepare you for a new career, or help you advance within your current occupation. Learn new skills and prepare for industry-recognized certifications.

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  • Online Industry Safety

    Online Industry Safety Certifications

    Get your training and safety certifications to work in the industry and construction sectors online.

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  • Drill Blaster

    Blaster Helper Training

    Learn the importance, duties and responsibilities of a Blaster Helper.

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  • Cannabis

    Cannabis Cultivation Series

    Gain knowledge and skills to grow your own recreational or medicinal Cannabis. 
    A series of five classes. Take all courses or just a few. 

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    Career & Professional Development

    Develop your professional skills to become a leader in the workplace.

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  • Computer Skills

    Computer Skills

    Learn the basics or upgrade your skills in computers, Microsoft and more. 

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    First Aid, Health & Safety

    Learn essential first aid, health and safety skills with our full range of courses to meet every need. 

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    General Interest

    Discover something new or expand your knowledge with our hands-on learning or online courses. 

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    Industry Training

    Upgrade your skills to get the training and knowledge for a successful career in the industry sector.

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  • marine


    Courses that meet the training standards established by Transport Canada for the fishing, commercial and recreational marine industry.

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    Natural Resources

    Customizable courses to meet the employment training needs of the minerals and natural resource industries.

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  • outdoor-rec

    Outdoor Recreation & Safety

    Ensure you have the knowledge and confidence to make the most of your outdoor adventures.

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  • Service and hospitality

    Service & Hospitality

    Increase your customer service skills and earn the required safety certifications to work in the service and hospitality industry. 

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  • trades


    Get the training, experience and inspiration to be job-ready and highly employable in the trades and construction sector. 

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  • English Pathway


    Transform your English language and study skills in preparation for full entry into Trades, Business, or University Credit with our English Pathway Program.

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  • Fire Suppression

    Fire Suppression training available this spring.

    Forest fire season is just around the corner. S-100 Fire Suppression, S-10A Fire Suppression Refresher and S-185 Fire Entrapment Avoidance certifications are offered at our Terrace, Smithers and Hazelton campuses this spring.

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    Contract Services

    Schedule contract training for your business or organization.

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    Workforce Training

    Our flexible and innovation style of delivery provides the courses you or your business needs.  We’ll customize for you and your workplace.

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