Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Full Course and Program List, Continuing Studies

This is a complete list of the programs and courses offered through the Williams Lake Campus of Thompson Rivers University. You can also see our Academic Programs here.


Creative Writing
Photography Essentials

Business/Office Skills

Basic Bookkeeping
Cashier Training
Conflict Resolution
Meeting Procedures
Minute Taking
Preparing for that First Day on the Job?
Serving it Right
Understanding and Analyzing Financial Statements - Entry Level


Data Analysis and Power Pivot - Microsoft Excel 2016
File Management
Microsoft Office Fast Track
Microsoft Outlook 2016
Microsoft Project 2013
Windows 10 Essentials

MicroComputer Certificate I

MicroComputer Certificate I
Operating System
Spreadsheets on the Computer-Microsoft Excel
Professional Presentations-Microsoft PowerPoint
Wordprocessing on the Computer-Microsoft Word
Database Management on the Computer-Microsoft Access
Accounting on the Computer - Quickbooks
Accounting on the Computer - SAGE 50
Desktop Publishing - Microsoft Publisher
Professional Presentations - Microsoft PowerPoint
Our Computer Labs

First Aid

Emergency Child Care First Air & CPR
CarePlus CPR-C and AED
Occupational First Aid Level 1
Occupational First Aid Level III
Occupational First Aid - Transportation Endorsement
Standard First Aid


Bear Aware
Chainsaw Safety Training ENFORM
Fire Suppression, Basic S100/S185
Fire Suppression Recertification, S100A
GPS Locator
Log Scaling

General Interest

Photography Essentials

Health and Safety

ATV Safety Training
Chainsaw Safety Training
Child and Babysitting Safety
Confined Space
Fall Protection with Ladder Safety PLUS
Foodsafe – Level I
Forklift / Lift Truck Safety Training PLUS
H2S Alive (Sour Gas Training)
Industry Recognized Certificate Training
Joint Occupatinal Health & Safety Committee Training
Occupational Health & Safety Committee Training-Inspections/Incident Investigations
Snowmobile Safety Training
Traffic Control Certification
Transportation of Dangerous Goods

Home Improvement

Carpentry Essentials
Ceramic Tile
Ceramic Tile - Mosaic Drywall
Hardwood & Laminate Flooring
Paving Stones & Retaining Walls
Plumbing for the Home
Working with Electrical Systems in the Home


Elements of Landscape Design
Pruning Workshop


Chilcotin Language and Culture
Conversational Spanish Beginner
Shuswap Language and Culture

Professional/Personal Development

Assertiveness in the Workplace
Basic Counseling Skills

Conflict Resolution
Customer Service Representative in Banking
Management Skills for Supervisors
-Interpersonal Skills Part 1
-Team Building Skills Part 2
-Administrative Skills Part 3
Proposal Writing

Trades and Technology

Air Brake Certification
Air Brakes Theory Only
Small Engine Repairs for Beginners
Welding - ARC Level 1