tiwsemawtx campus Powell River

Dual Credit Programs and Courses

Are you still in high school?

Are you interested starting a Trade?

Or taking a first year course at VIU ?

 In partnership with your School District 47, Vancouver Island University (VIU) is offering you exciting opportunities in our Dual Credit program.

  • Take a few university courses- get dual credits!
  • Get your certification in a Trades Foundation/Level 1 program or a Health Sciences and Human Services certificate program-get dual credits!

What does dual credit mean? It means credits you earn in a VIU course go directly toward your high school and VIU transcripts. 

See Courses and Programs for more information.

The following Trades Programs are available for Dual Credit at our VIU tiwšɛmawtxʷ campus in Powell River:

Trades Programs


  • Meet with your Brooks Secondary School Career Education Coordinator, Tanya.Larkin@sd47.bc.ca (604.208.6466) for more information/to apply!
  • Talk to your parents.
  • For general information, contact VIU's Dual Credit Coordinator, Tanya.Lanigan@viu.ca, 250.618.3820

Plan ahead.

Take advantage of Dual Credit opportunities at VIU and start your career, start your Post Secondary education and training now!

Dual Credit Coordinator, Tanya.Lanigan@viu.ca, 250.618.3820