You're invited to VCC's Spring Open House on Wednesday, April 26!
VCC will be opening our doors to our Broadway campus for an evening of free workshops, demos, and entertainment. Staff and faculty will be available to answer questions about our 120+ programs, as well as services offered on campus.
Tour VCC's Broadway campus, and our transportation trades, nursing, music and culinary areas.
Register today to Experience VCC and be entered to win a VCC swag bag*.
Attendees will have the opportunity to win $500 towards tuition.
Attend a workshop
The following free workshops are available. We encourage interested participants to please sign-up for the workshops when registering as space is limited.
Prospective students interested in a career as a Pharmacy Technician or Occupational Therapy Assistant are invited to speak with instructors and attend this informal information session.
Auto Collision / Refinishing Prep
Love cars? Auto collision and refinishing technicians are responsible for restoring and refinishing damaged cars to their original state. Enjoy one of two hands-on tutorials in VCC’s leading edge transportation trades facility.
Automotive Service Technician
Auto service techs are required to operate air pressure and hand automotive tools in mechanical shops. Participants will operate pneumatic and hand tools in a safe environment, under the supervision of an instructor.
Baking & Pastry Arts
Learn from some of the best bakers that Vancouver has to offer. Participants will learn how to cover a small one-tier cake in rolled fondant. Best part? Participants get to take their cake home…and eat it too.
VCC’s Broadway campus is home to one of our many culinary programs, and our student-run kitchen, Quizine. Tour our kitchens and take part in a student-led demonstration.
English as an additional language/Pathways
Improve your communication skills. Participants will analyze the communication skills involved in a real-world communication task, and will be given the opportunity to analyze and receive feedback.
Try your hand at styling and designing for fashion in this hands-on workshop and demonstration.
Do you have an interest in applying makeup in a professional environment? This is your chance to see how the pros airbrush
VCC music is opening their doors to your ears. Various bands, ensembles and musicians will be rehearsing and performing from 3 to 6 p.m. Staff and faculty will be on hand to chat with you about your career in the music industry.
RN/PN Nursing and Healthcare Assistant
The health sciences building is home to one of the province’s only simulated hospital units. Participants are invited to watch a nursing simulation in the Hi-Fi lab and tour other nursing labs
Samsung Repair Technician
VCC is home to the Samsung Tech Institute, the only Samsung-certified appliance repair program in Western Canada. Tour the facility and chat with instructors about a career diagnosing and servicing Samsung products.
Skin and Body Therapy
VCC’s Skin and Body Therapy instructors have trained in some of the best facilities in the world. Now is your chance to learn from these amazing instructors. Learn how to properly do a 30 min eye treatment and pressure point massage, followed by a presentation on your career prospects.
This workshop will simulate a university transfer English class lesson. In this lesson, participants will use a free app to be part of a fun, interactive digital experience.
Participants will be introduced to a UEB braille basic workshop, and a JAWS and iOS workshop. Tours will be available of the visually impaired facilities, as well as the opportunity to chat with a faculty member.
Can't make it?
VCC is committed to helping you plan your studies with a range of support services. If you can't join us at Experience VCC, you can learn more about our programs through any of our regular information sessions or by meeting with an advisor.