Dual Credit Programs & 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- tuition free and get dual credits!

  • Get your certification in a Trades Foundation/Level 1 program or a Health Sciences and Human Services certificate program-at a big reduction in tuition and get dual credits!

See Courses and Programs for more information.

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

Trades Programs


  • Talk to your parents.
  • Meet with your Brooks Secondary School Career Education Coordinator, Tanya.Larkin@sd47.bc.ca ( 604-208-6466) for more information/to apply!
  • 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