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VIU Cowichan Campus

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Cowichan

Welcome to VIU Cowichan

VIU’s newest campus offers a broad range of programs and student services in a beautiful and modern LEED Gold Certified facility and a few minutes’ drive away, at the Cowichan Trades Centre. In the heart of Duncan, on the traditional territory of Quw'utsun First Nation, Cowichan Campus is steps from restaurants, shopping and services. Join in outdoor recreation and cultural events, enjoy the bounty of the area's farmlands at farmers’ markets, and arrive at lakes and ocean access in minutes.

Campus Tour

Check out this quick tour of Vancouver Island University's Cowichan campus in Duncan, British Columbia. If you want to learn more about VIU, you can reach out to us at Connect@viu.ca.

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Cowichan Programs & Courses

Professional Development and Training

University preparation courses, certificates and professional development opportunities.

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Customized Training

Individualized training, customized to your business needs.

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VIU News

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VIU Cowichan Fills Need for More Education Assistants

Campus partners with School District 79 to offer the Education Assistant and Community Support certificate program in Duncan From classrooms to community...

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VIU Events

May
31

ECE-WIL (work-integrated learning) Certificate - INFO SESSION

VIU is offering a unique Early Childhood Education (ECE) work-integrated learning (ECE-WIL) opportunity for working Early Childhood Educator Assistants (ECE-As...

Jun
10

SafeTALK Workshop

Working to create suicide safer communities takes all of us. LivingWorks safeTALK trainees learn to recognize when someone is thinking about suicide, engage...

Jun
28

Activity Assistant Information Session

Are you a trained Health Care Assistant that enjoys engaging with seniors in meaningful activities? Come join us to learn more about our Activity Assistant...

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