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Hot Jobs in the Spotlight at CDI College's Province-Wide Open House

Explore more than 50 career-training options available at campuses across BC

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/14 -- More than three-quarters of all jobs openings in the province between now and 2020 will require post-secondary education, according to the BC Labour Market Outlook. Those looking for the credentials needed to compete in the current job market can learn more at CDI College's Open House on Thursday, May 8, 2014.

A positive employment outlook is expected for a range of sectors in the province, including healthcare and social services, administrative and support services, and technology. While growth in these sectors will create many new jobs, the majority of openings will come from the need to replace retiring workers. CDI College bases its career training programs on the demands of the current job market so graduates emerge with the specific skill sets employers demand and ready to meet the needs of the current job market.

"With the majority of jobs in the coming years requiring some level of post-secondary education, it's a good time to be a CDI College graduate," said Larry Heinzlmeir, Vice President of Marketing for CDI College. "Our programs provide the essential training students need to enter the workforce quickly as possible."

Guests at the Open House will have a chance to chat with instructors and get in-depth information about the college's programs. They'll also learn how curriculum is developed based on input from employers and industry insiders, taught by industry-experienced professionals and updated to meet the needs of the current job market. Along with learning about the programs guest will hear about future employment opportunities for CDI College graduates.

CDI College's province-wide Open House takes place on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at campuses in Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver and Victoria. The event will run from 3-6:00pm. Check in is at 2:30pm. Call 1.877.404.4353 to RSVP.

For more information about CDI College, visit cdicollege.ca or find us on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

About CDI College

CDI College, Canada's leader in career training, has been helping students achieve career goals and aspirations for more than 40 years. With 26 campus locations across Canada, CDI College offers more than 50 industry-influenced diploma programs in the fields of business, technology, healthcare, early childhood education, legal studies and art and design. CDI College's practical, hands-on learning experiences prepare students to enter the working world with the skills they need to succeed.

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