Looking for information to help plan a career, to pursue education or training, or to find work?
Our publications can help, and are user-friendly – available in PDF or print (order print with free shipment within BC only).
Did you know?

  • In all, 903,000 job openings are expected in B.C. by 2028.
  • 77% of future jobs will require some form of post-secondary education or training.
  • The High Demand Occupations list describes the kinds of jobs and required skills that will be most in demand—overall and by region—for the next 10 years.

BC’s Career Guide for Indigenous People 2018

This guide provides practical tools, worksheets, information and many resources to explore values, gifts and careers that fit. Plan to reach goals by knowing the skills and education needed, and develop strategies to succeed.

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B.C.’s Labour Market Outlook 2018

The Outlook report details which jobs are expected to have above-average opportunities in BC and where growth is expected in regions and industries over the next decade.  Learn the top skills of the future from the high demand occupations list.

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WorkBC Parents’ Guide 2018

This guide provides practical ideas, exercises and many resources to help prepare youth as they explore career options and educational pathways.  The guide is available in seven additional languages. 

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WelcomeBC and the BC Newcomers’ Guide 2017

Visit to find a wide range of information and many resources for anyone coming to BC to study, work, and live, including the 
BC Newcomers' Guide 2017, which  provides answers to many questions about how to settle into life in B.C.  

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