Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

School of Trades and Technology

The School of Trades and Technology offers foundation and apprenticeship training in 20 trades backed by the Industry Training Authority of BC. You can also choose from career-oriented degrees, diplomas and certificates. Upgrade your current training with a wide variety of Continuing Studies courses.

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Friends of the Gardens plant tours 2017

From garage to greenhouse: meet floriculturist Ian Robertson

Get spring gartening tips from the man who went from heavy-duty mechanic to pruning and planting at TRU.

TRU joins First Nation communities for trades program

TRU has received funding for an Indigenous carpentry program partnering with the Neskonlith Indian Band and the Tk'emlups te Secwepemc.

Faculty member and students performing oil change

Automotive Service Technician’s 10-Step Oil Change

TRU School of Trades & Technology faculty member John Wrigley and Automotive Service Technician students walk us through a basic oil change.