BCIT Programs

Part-Time Business & Leadership Courses

The following accredited BCIT courses will be hosted by the Whistler Institute during 2024.

New students to BCIT will need to register for a BCIT A# in order to register (the same link can be used if you have forgotten your A#).  

For organizations sponsoring their staff and wanting to be invoiced please contact the Whistler Institute.

Organizations could look at the B.C. Employer Training Grant to cover up to 80% of the training costs in some cases: https://www.workbc.ca/find-loans-and-grants/industry-and-employers/bc-employer-training-grant.

Individuals might find the new StrongerBC future skills grant helpful funding:  https://www.workbc.ca/find-loans-and-grants/students-and-adult-learners/strongerbc-future-skills-grant

Managing Employee Performance and Conflict (XHRM 1105)

  • Increase employee engagement and optimize productivity by applying performance and conflict management strategies!

    This course is ideal for new supervisors/managers or those aspiring to move into a management position, it will equip them with the skills they need to manage a team. Students will learn to motivate employees, resolve conflict, and lead change with the goal of increasing employee engagement and driving employee and organizational success.

  • CRN: 69495
  • Fee: $327 (for all participants regardless of immigration status)
  • Instructor: Melissa Mclachlan
  • Dates: Thursdays May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, & June 6. Time: 9 AM-12 Noon.
  • Format: In person classes
  • Location: Whistler Chamber Of Commerce Boardroom, 230 Gate Way Dr #201, Whistler, BC V8E 0Z8 and Maury Young Arts Centre, 4335 Blackcomb Way. Whistler, BC, V8E 0X4
  • Credits: 1.5
  • Hours: 18


Indigenous & Intercultural Awareness Program

BCIT has partnered with the Líl̓wat Nation in Mount Currie, BC and the Whistler Institute to bring you a custom Indigenous & Intercultural Awareness Training program. The program is for employers, employees, and individuals in the Sea-to-Sky region to learn about and better understand their Indigenous Líl̓wat neighbours.

These educational courses will be led by expert facilitators. To learn more about the courses click here.

Organizations wishing to book group delivery should contact the Whistler Institute Executive Director. If you don’t see a date that works for you and would like to be notified of course offerings, please sign up here

For organizations sponsoring their staff and wanting to be invoiced please follow these instructions.

Part 1: Lílw̓at7ul Nation History, Traditions, Culture (XCUL 1101)

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Part 2: Indigenous & Intercultural Awareness at Work (XCUL 1201)

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Free Resources

BCIT has developed free MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) resources to support individuals with their professional and personal growth. Learn more at the following links:

Sea to Sky Culinary Program

The Whistler Institute, Vancouver Community College, BCIT and Ts’zil Learning Centre are partnering to measure demand for delivery of a local ITA Professional Cook Program. 

If you work in the culinary industry or are considering a career in the food industry, please complete this survey.