Careers in administration are diverse and vary from industry to industry. Sprott Shaw College’s Administration Programs equip students with the skills and competence to become astute professionals in a variety of administration-based careers. Practicum and field opportunities are available for many of our programs, allowing students to gain first-hand experience and knowledge before even graduating. Graduates from our programs can pursue in-demand career paths as executive office administrators, legal administrators, medical office administrators, paralegals, health unit clerks, veterinary assistants, and more.
The business industry is competitive, so competitive skills are needed to succeed. For over a century, Sprott Shaw College has been distinctly recognized for our experience in educating and training students through our extensive Business Programs. Our comprehensive programs help our students to develop the skills and expertise to independently conceive strategic business plans, manage project plans, and communicate effectively in business settings. Through our Business Programs, students can pursue careers in business management, global marketing, international trade and business management, sales and digital marketing, payroll and bookkeeping, tourism and hospitality, and more.
CHILD, FAMILY & COMMUNITY SUPPORT
Sprott Shaw is a provincial leader in early childhood, special education, counselling, and community support training. Our interactive and hands-on Child, Family, and Community Support Programs prepare students to work with and support young children, families, and vulnerable groups. Many of our programs include practicum opportunities and interactive learning so students can develop first-hand experience of the field before even graduating. Graduates from our programs can pursue careers as early childhood educators, community support workers, professional counsellors, education assistants, addictions workers, and more.
NURSING & HEALTH CARE
Workers in the healthcare industry are greatly in demand. For those with a desire to help others and make the world a better place, Sprott Shaw College can train you with the skills to change lives. We have a variety of healthcare programs including Practical Nursing, Dental Assistant, Health Care Assistant, Health Unit Clerk, Pharmacy Assistant, and more. Many of our programs include co-op and practicum opportunities with health authorities across British Columbia so you can gain relevant hands-on experience before even graduating. As one of the largest practical nursing training institutions in British Columbia, our Practical Nursing Program sets the stage for you to become a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Trades & Design
Careers in trades and design are booming. Sprott Shaw College’s Trades and Design Programs provide students with tactical hands-on training to become certified electrical apprentices and designers. Our curriculums are strategically planned to help our students build a strong foundational combination of knowledge and skills. Many of our programs include co-op, lab, and fieldwork opportunities so students can gain relevant hands-on experience before even graduating. Graduates of our programs can pursue careers in electrical construction, commercial electricity, marine electricity, industrial design, interior design, visual and graphic design, sustainable architectural technology, computer-aided design technology, and more.