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The tourism, recreation, and leisure services industry is a world-wide phenomenon that offers tremendous career opportunities. What better place to begin your journey than in the beautiful Canadian Rockies!
Learn more about our Tourism and Recreation Programs
Firefighting - A Family Tradition
Laura Monsen first became a student at College of the Rockies in 2015 when she received her Level 1 and 2 firefighting training. In 2017, after five years with the Castlegar Fire Department, Laura became their first female officer. In an effort to better prepare for her new role, Laura is now enrolled in the College’s Fire Officer course. Read more about Laura's journey.
Is College of the Rockies Right for You?
We offer a comprehensive mix of vocational, trades, career technical and academic programs and services, for full-time or part-time study. Not close to one of our campuses? No problem. We have hundreds of classes you can take online.
- College of the Rockies trades students benefit from Teck donation
- College of the Rockies nursing students host free blood pressure clinic
- College of the Rockies Hosting Annual Open House
- College of the Rockies Students Gain Valuable Skills for Local Labour Market
- College of the Rockies' Avalanche Alumni Weekend.
Experience a virtual online tour of College of the Rockies - explore our campus locations, buildings, classrooms and community.