Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Lillooet and Lytton

Programs, courses and workshops

Continuing Studies Brochure

Community Coordinator

Margaret Hohner

Margaret Hohner’s varied career started in Television Broadcasting which included producing educational television programming for the Knowledge Network (Open Learning) in the early 1980’s. Marg transitioned to the post-secondary education field in 1992, building on her strengths in communications, technology and administration. Marg’s career in post-secondary education has included 15 years as the Education Curriculum Resource Centre Coordinator at Okanagan University College (now UBCO), and 8 years as an Administrative Assistant with the School of Business and Economics with Thompson Rivers University. Marg also enjoyed a two year secondment to work on new transnational projects with TRU World.
Education: Diploma in Broadcasting, B.A. Communications, Masters of Education, Certified Program Planner

About the centre

The TRU Lillooet Training and Education Centre is located at the Old Mill Plaza, #10- 155 Main Street. The Lillooet Centre offers the Lillooet region an excellent educational environment with a classroom capacity for twenty students, NEW computer lab (12 computers) and conference room for ten to twelve people. Lillooet has ITV technology and the ability to connect to TRU courses at other locations. We also service the surrounding St’at’imc communities, Ashcroft, Gold Bridge and Lytton.

The Centre offers courses in Business and Office Skills, Computers, First Aid, Personal Development, Tourism and Trades and Technology. The MicroComputers in Business Certificate helps students to become proficient in the computer skills needed to work in an office environment. A wide range of courses are offered in Health and Safety, such as CPR, OFA Level 1-3, Foodsafe, and WHMIS. In our Personal Development area, we offer general interest courses. Lillooet has expanded it's programming to allow students to stay at home while continuing their education. Programming may include academic programs, certificates, trades programs, preparation to industry programs, and first year university degree courses (upon demand).

TRU can provide individuals, businesses and agencies with courses, programs or workshops that are individualized for specific needs. The coordinator is available to assist at your site and customize programs to meet specific requirements. Test supervision can be arranged with notice and for a fee.

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