Basic Occupational Education

The BOE Program is designed for students with disabilities or barriers to education and employment.


Program Options

The BOE Program trains students for employment in three industry sectors:

Program at a Glance

It is a self-paced 14 week full-time program. Students take on average two semesters to complete the program. Students are provided with individualized, hands-on training to acquire relevant industry skills.

Hands-On Experience

Practicum placements are generally four weeks in length. Students are provided with on-site training and support. The students' shifts while on practicum will depend on the employers' schedules.

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For information about admission requirements, courses, intake dates, and more visit the Program and Course Catalogue.
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Contact Information

Karen Atwal
Program Instructor 
Tel: 604 777 6084
Email: atwalk3@douglascollege.ca

Davi Bachra
Program Instructor
Tel: 604 527 5126
Email: bachrad@douglascollege.ca