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February 2, 2016

Upcoming Events at CDI College

CDI College has a number of upcoming events in communities across Canada! Info Sessions at the Victoria Campus Ready to train for a new career? CDI College's Victoria campus is hosting several info sessions to answer any questions you may have about...Read More

November 17, 2015

You're Invited to Our Dental Assisting Open House

CDI College’s Dental Assisting program is one of the most in-demand programs offered and is only one of three private Dental Assisting programs in British Columbia to be accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada (CDAC). In 2...Read More

October 27, 2015

Congrats to Burnaby Campus's Dental Assisting Graduates!

October 28, 2015 – Dental Assisting students from CDI College’s Burnaby campus should give themselves a pat on the back for achieving an outstanding 100% passing rate at this year’s National Dental Assisting Examining Board (NDAEB) exam. Established...Read More

August 27, 2015

CDI College to Talk Hot Jobs at National Open House

Opportunity to learn how CDI College trains for the most in-demand careers Vancouver, BC – August 27, 2015 – Choosing a career can be daunting, but CDI College hopes to take the mystery out of the process at its National Open House tonight! The even...Read More

August 17, 2015

CDI College Scholarship Contest Rules

CDI COLLEGE ("THE COLLEGE") CONTEST RULES The Open House Scholarship Contest (the “Contest”) begins August 27, 2015 at 5:30 pm and ends on August 27, 2015 at 10:00pm (the “Contest Period”). The deadline for receiving Contest entries is 10:00pm o...Read More

August 17, 2015

CDI College National Open House

CDI College is holding open houses on Thursday, August 27, 2015 from 6-8pm at each of our campuses across Canada. Whether you’re in British Columbia , Alberta , Manitoba , Ontario , or Quebec , you’ll benefit from our focused, hands-on training prog...Read More

August 13, 2015

CDI College Nationwide Open House 2015

CDI College is holding open houses on Thursday, August 27, 2015 from 6-8pm at each of our campuses across Canada. Whether you’re in British Columbia , Alberta , Manitoba , Ontario , or Quebec , you’ll benefit from our focused, hands-on training prog...Read More

July 15, 2015

Upcoming Info Session for Dental Programs

If you ever wanted to learn more about the dental industry before jumping in, this is your chance! CDI College’s Surrey campus is hosting an info session on Thursday, July 23, 2015 from 5-7pm to talk about the Denturist and Dental Technician program...Read More

June 29, 2015

Swing by CDI College’s booth at the Taste of Lawrence for your chance to win a $1,000 scholarship!

Scarborough, ON – June 29, 2015 – Why wait until September to head back to school? Unlike public post-secondary universities and colleges, private career colleges often have rolling start dates throughout the year for various programs to accommodate...Read More

June 23, 2015

Massage Therapy Students Show Support for Edmonton Firefighters Burn Treatment Society

Edmonton, AB – June 23, 2015 – Last weekend, CDI College’s Massage Therapy students from the Edmonton North campus participated in the annual Edmonton River Valley Off-Road Triathlon & Dualthon to support the Edmonton Firefighters Burn Treatment...Read More

June 8, 2015

CDI College Raises $7,000 for “A Safe Place,” a Local Shelter for Abused Women and Children

EDMONTON, AB – June 16, 2015 – Last week, CDI College’s Massage Therapy students raised $7,000 at their 3 rd Annual Charity Massage-a-Thon event in support of “A Safe Place,” a local shelter for abused women and children. Driven by a passion for mak...Read More

June 7, 2015

Early Childhood Education Post Basic Info Session

CDI College’s Richmond campus is hosting an info session on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 from 5-7pm for those who wish to upgrade their Early Childhood Education certificate with an Infant/Toddler or Special Needs Specialization diploma . Early childhood...Read More

May 27, 2015

CDI College’s Mississauga Campus to Host Walk-a-Thon for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Peel

Mississauga, ON – May 27, 2015 – CDI College’s Mississauga campus is hosting its 2 nd Annual Big Brothers Big Sisters of Peel (BBBSP) Walk-a-Thon on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 . Nearly 100 students and faculty have already registered to participate...Read More

May 25, 2015

CDI College Summer 2015 Graduation

Surrey, BC – May 25, 2015 – Staff and students from CDI College’s Burnaby, Surrey, Richmond, and Vancouver campuses will be celebrating the latest group of graduates on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at the Calvary Worship Centre in Surrey. This summer, ove...Read More

May 19, 2015

You're Invited to Calgary South Campus's Career Building Workshop

Need help getting back on track with your career? On Wednesday, May 27 th, 2015 from 5-7pm , CDI College’s Calgary South campus is hosting a Career Building Workshop to help previous students and alumni regain focus and maximize their own potential...Read More

May 12, 2015

Join us this Thursday for our Greater Montreal Open House event!

RSVP to CDI College’s Greater Montreal Open House event! You’re invited to our Open House event this Thursday. This is a unique opportunity to learn about our programs and how they can help you acquire, within a few months, the skills you need to st...Read More

May 8, 2015

Invitation to international students who would like to study in Montreal

Every year, there are tens of thousands of international students from around the world who decide to pursue their studies in Quebec. By choosing to study in Quebec, these people get to discover a province unique in North America with its rich langu...Read More

May 5, 2015

CDI College’s Campuses in the Greater Montreal Area are hosting an Open House on May 14!

Opportunity to learn how CDI College trains for the most in-demand careers Montreal, QC – May 5, 2015 – Choosing a career can be daunting, but CDI College hopes to take the mystery out of the process at its Greater Montreal Open House . The event wi...Read More

May 5, 2015

CDI College Hosts 3rd Annual Massage-a-Thon Fundraiser on June 5, 2015

Edmonton, AB – May 5, 2015 – CDI College’s Edmonton North campus is hosting its 3rd Annual Charity Massage-a-Thon event. This year, all proceeds will be donated to "A Safe Place," a local shelter dedicated to assisting abused women and children for...Read More

May 1, 2015

You're Invited to CDI College Burnaby Campus's Dental Assisting Info Session!

If you ever wanted to learn more about the dental industry before jumping in, this is your chance! CDI College’s Burnaby campus has invited experienced dental professional from Patterson Dental, Senior Dental Practice Consultant Michelle Bedard, to...Read More

April 30, 2015

Congratulations to Winnipeg Intra Oral Dental Assisting Students for a Perfect Passing Rate on the NDAEB!

Winnipeg, MB – April 30, 2015 – The most recent graduates from CDI College's Intra Oral Dental Assisting program at CDI College’s Winnipeg campus have earned a 100% passing rate on the National Dental Assisting Examination Board (NDAEB) exam. The 45...Read More

March 22, 2015

Calgary North Campus Now Offering Dental Assisting Program

Calgary, AB – March 21, 2014 – CDI College’s Dental Assisting program has always been one of the most in-demand, which is why we’re bringing it to the Calgary North campus. Taught by experienced industry professionals, the 45-week Dental Assisting d...Read More

February 24, 2015

Provincial Open House at CDI College Helps British Columbians Find New Career

Vancouver, BC – February 24, 2015 – CDI College campuses across the province will open their doors to the general public for an informative evening about career training in some of the most in-demand sectors. With a high demand for health care profe...Read More

February 16, 2015

Massage Therapy Students Show Support for Alberta Cancer Foundation

Edmonton AB – February 16, 2015 – Massage Therapy students from CDI College’s Edmonton North campus showed their support to the players at The World’s Longest Hockey Game, an annual event that supports the Alberta Cancer Foundation. Players gathered...Read More

January 27, 2015

Congratulations to Dental Assisting Grads for Achieving a 100% Passing Rate on the NDAEB!

January 27, 2015 – Dental Assisting students from CDI College’s Burnaby and Victoria campuses should give themselves a pat on the back for achieving a 100% passing rate at this year’s National Dental Assisting Examining Board (NDAEB). Established in...Read More

January 21, 2015

Congratulations to Victoria’s Dental Assisting Grads for Achieving a 100% Passing Rate on the NDAEB!

Victoria, BC – January 21, 2015 – Dental Assisting students from CDI College’s Victoria campus should give themselves a pat on the back for achieving a 100% passing rate at this year’s National Dental Assisting Examining Board (NDAEB). Established i...Read More

January 16, 2015

CDI College’s Burnaby Campus Offers Pharmacy Technician Program

Burnaby, BC – January 14, 2015 – CDI College’s Burnaby campus is now accepting applications for the 40-week Pharmacy Technician diploma program . The new curriculum will prepare those who want to play a valuable role within the pharmacy industry in...Read More

January 15, 2015

Denturist Program Now Available at CDI College

CDI College’s new Denturist program offers an exciting career for those interested in providing direct patient care in oral health services Surrey, BC – January 15, 2015 – CDI College campus in Surrey is introducing a brand new Denturist program wit...Read More

January 5, 2015

CDI College Invites the Public to Info Sessions across British Columbia

Looking for a career in business, early childhood education, legal studies, or healthcare but don’t know how or where to get started? On Thursday, January 15, 2015 from 3 – 7pm, CDI College will be hosting info sessions across its British Columbia c...Read More

January 4, 2015

CDI College Introduces Addictions and Community Services Worker Program

Calgary, AB and Edmonton, AB – January 2, 2015 – CDI College is currently accepting applications for the new Addictions and Community Services Worker diploma program offered in the Calgary North and Edmonton West campus in Alberta . Addictions and C...Read More

December 9, 2014

Carving Out Time for Family Fun

The holidays isn’t just about the big Christmas tree or giant turkey. During such a busy season, it’s hard to make time to spend with your family and friends until the day of. Instead of waiting until December 25, here are some activities you can do...Read More

November 17, 2014

How You Can Help Others This Winter

With approximately 30,000 homeless people on the streets on any given night, homelessness affects more than 200,000 Canadians each year. According to the Canadian Homelessness Research Network , this number excludes the 50,000 from the hidden homele...Read More

November 4, 2014

CDI College’s Ontario Campus Offers Early Childcare Assistant Program

Scarborough, ON – November 6, 2014 – CDI College in Ontario is offering a new program for those interested in pursuing a career as an early childcare assistant. Available at CDI College’s Scarborough, Ont. campus , the 40-week Early Childcare Assist...Read More

November 3, 2014

Dental Assisting Grads Earn 100% Passing Rate on Board Exam

Burnaby & Surrey, BC – November 3, 2014 – Dental Assisting students from CDI College’s Burnaby and Surrey campuses should give themselves a pat on the back for achieving a 100% passing rate at this year’s National Dental Assisting Examining Boar...Read More

November 3, 2014

CDI College Instructor Raises Awareness for Cancer on Behalf of Sister

Anjou, QC – November 3, 2014 – Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death from cancer amongst Canadians with prostate cancer as a close third. Each affecting over 23,000 a year, both cancers have an average 5-year survival rate with a 14 and...Read More

October 29, 2014

Massage Therapy Program Available at CDI College’s North York Campus

North York, ON – October 31, 2014 – CDI College’s North York campus in Ontario is currently accepting applications for the new Massage Therapy program. CDI College is bringing one of their popular programs to Ontario. The Massage Therapy diploma pro...Read More

October 27, 2014

CDI College Offers Dental Assisting Program in Alberta

Calgary & Edmonton, AB – October 23, 2014 – Enroll in CDI College’s Dental Assisting program to become an oral healthcare professional. Two of CDI College’s Alberta campuses , Edmonton City Centre and Calgary City Centre , are now offering the D...Read More

October 22, 2014

Health Care Aide Program Comes to Alberta

October 22, 2014 – There is a growing demand for healthcare professionals nationwide. Research by the Canadian government reveals that the majority of healthcare workers join the workforce older than average but retire at a younger age, which is cre...Read More

October 17, 2014

CDI College Now Offering the Paralegal Diploma Program in North York

North York, ON – October 6, 2014 – This is your chance to become a member of a thriving legal team in a stimulating, fast-paced environment. Enroll in the Paralegal diploma program at CDI College, now available at the North York campus . During the...Read More

October 17, 2014

100% Passing Rates for Practical Nursing Grads

Grads from CDI College in Surrey shine as exam results are unveiled Twenty Practical Nursing graduates at CDI College in Surrey earned a 100% pass rate on the Canadian Practical Nurse Registration Examination (CPNRE) this fall. Grads also scored hig...Read More

October 16, 2014

CDI College Students in Scarborough making a change in the real world by providing snowsuits to needy children

Marielle Clermont and Luca del Carlo are among the students at CDI College working on 500 Snowsuits , a campaign to help buy snowsuits for children in need Scarborough, ON – October 16, 2014 – Cold weather is coming and Canadian winters, as we all k...Read More

October 15, 2014

UPDATE: Classes at the Calgary City Centre Campus will resume on Friday

The Calgary City Centre Campus will resume normal business activities on 8:00 a.m. Friday morning, October 17th. All students are to be in attendance at their usual times. Thank you for your patience while Enmax and the City resolve the major electr...Read More

October 15, 2014

Health Care Aide Program Comes to Alberta

CDI College Brings the Health Care Aide Program to Two Campuses! October 15, 2014 – There is a growing demand for healthcare professionals nationwide. Research by the Canadian government reveals that the majority of healthcare workers join the workf...Read More

October 15, 2014

Child & Youth Services Worker Program Now Available in Ajax and Scarborough

October 14, 2014 – This fall, CDI College will be introducing the Child & Youth Services Worker program to the Ajax and Scarborough campuses in Ontario . Child and youth services workers assist at-risk youth with issues starting from family, edu...Read More

October 14, 2014

The Calgary City Centre campus will be closed on October 14th and October 15th

Due to an underground fire at an electrical substation, Calgary’s downtown core is shut down. As a result our Calgary City Centre campus will be closed on Tuesday, October 14th and Wednesday, October 15th. Please watch our Twitter or Facebook posts...Read More

October 10, 2014

Personal Support Worker Now Offered in Part-Time

October 9, 2014 – CDI College now offers the Personal Support Worker program in part-time as well! Starting this fall, interested students can study to become a personal support worker with the choice of full-time study (24 weeks) or part-time (32 w...Read More

October 7, 2014

Community Services Worker Program Now in Mississauga

Mississauga, ON – October 6, 2014 – CDI College is launching the Community Services Worker program at its Mississauga, Ontario campus. In 33 weeks, students can earn their diploma and begin helping people at community mental health centres, group ho...Read More

October 3, 2014

CDI College’s North York Campus Welcomes the Esthetics Program

North York, ON – October 2, 2014 – CDI College’s North York campus will be introducing a new Esthetics program to the school this fall. From anatomy to postural mechanics to bacteriology, students who enroll in CDI College’s Esthetics program will l...Read More

September 18, 2014

CDI College Surrey Campus Hosts a Fundraising Car Wash for a Good Cause

Surrey, BC – September 3, 2014 – Since 1981, the Ronald McDonald House (RMH) has provided support for sick children and their family and the CDI College Surrey campus is hoping to join the cause and give back to the community. After the first RMH op...Read More

September 4, 2014

CDI College Laval Invites Faculty and Students to Participate in Blood Drive

Laval, QC – September 2, 2014 – For the 8 th consecutive year, CDI College Laval will be taking part in the annual blood drive for Héma-Quebec. According to Blood Services Canada, out of every 100 eligible Canadian donors, less than 4 donate each ye...Read More

September 2, 2014

CDI College Laval Invites Faculty and Students to Participate in Blood Drive

Laval City – September 2, 2014 – For the 8 th consecutive year, CDI College in Laval City has taken part in organizing an annual blood drive with Héma Quebec. According to Blood Services Canada, out of every 100 eligible Canadian donors, less than 4...Read More

August 15, 2014

Workopolis study reveals what CDI College has known all along

A new Workopolis study shows that a whopping 73 per cent of Canadians are working in careers unrelated to their post-secondary education – despite spending more and more time and money on that education. The reason behind the apparent paradox is sim...Read More

June 26, 2014

Registered Massage Therapy Program Now Offered at CDI College in South Surrey

Job prospects look bright for future massage therapists Surrey, BC – June 26, 2014 – CDI College is now offering the Registered Massage Therapy program at its new campus in South Surrey. Starting this summer, prospective students can train to become...Read More

June 12, 2014

CDI College Spring Graduation Ceremony

Ceremony for Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey and Vancouver campuses take place at Calvary Centre Surrey, BC - June 12, 2014 - CDI College will honour graduates from its business, technology, healthcare, early childhood education and legal programs at...Read More

May 12, 2014

Massage-A-Thon 2014 Raises $8,000 for Kids Kottage Foundation

Edmonton, AB – May 12, 2014 – Massage Therapy students from CDI College raised $8,000 in support of Kids Kottage Foundation at this year’s Massage-A-Thon on May 9, 2014. Inspired by Kids Kottage’s efforts to ensure the safety and well-being of all c...Read More

May 6, 2014

CDI College Massage-A-Thon on May 9, 2014

Massage Therapy students raise funds for the Kids Kottage Foundation Edmonton, AB – May 6, 2014 – Massage Therapy program students at CDI College are hosting this year’s Massage-A-Thon to raise funds for the Kids Kottage Foundation. The event takes...Read More

May 5, 2014

CDI College Participate in Walk so Kids Can Talk in Edmonton

Edmonton campuses team up to help raise funds for Kids Help Phone Edmonton, AB – May 5, 2014 – Students and staff from CDI College’s campuses in Edmonton teamed up for the Walk so Kids Can Talk presented by BMO on May 4, 2014. Team CDI College joine...Read More

May 1, 2014

Learning Experience Continues to Evolve for CDI College Students

Students at 26 campuses will be equipped with tablets by end of summer 2014 Vancouver, BC – May 1, 2014 – The career training programs at CDI College continue to evolve. By end of summer 2014, more than 5,800 students at 26 campuses across the count...Read More

April 29, 2014

CDI College BC-Wide Open House

Explore more than 50 career-training options available at campuses across BC Vancouver, BC – April 29, 2014 – More than three-quarters of all jobs openings in the province between now and 2020 will require post-secondary education, according to the...Read More

April 25, 2014

CDI College Agreement with St. Martinus University

Toronto, ON – April 25, 2014 – CDI College has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Faculty of Medicine at St. Martinus University in Curaçao. The MOU will allow Canadian students the opportunity to complete a pre-medical progra...Read More

April 15, 2014

CDI College is opening a new campus in Anjou, Quebec

Evolving needs of business, tech, healthcare sectors fuel demand for career training in Quebec Anjou, QC – April 15, 2014 – CDI College will open a new campus in the borough of Anjou on May 26, 2014. The new campus will allow CDI to meet the growing...Read More

April 1, 2014

CDI College Edmonton South Open House

Learn about business, healthcare, tech and other programs at the Edmonton South campus Edmonton, AB – April 1, 2014 – CDI College is showcasing its program offerings at an upcoming Open House on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at its Edmonton South campus. “...Read More

March 10, 2014

CDI College Winnipeg Campus Info Sessions

Medical office, addictions and healthcare aide careers in the spotlight Winnipeg, MB – March 10, 2014 – Healthcare is a growing sector with a wide range of career opportunities for anyone with the right credentials, including the areas of medical of...Read More

February 28, 2014

CDI College Open House Spotlight

EDMONTON - Industry professionals know that experience is a key component for success in any field. CDI College offers students the experience they need by providing the hands-on training they need to succeed in their chosen industry. Students looki...Read More

February 14, 2014

CDI College Dental Info Session at CDI College in Surrey

Learn how you can train for a dental assistant, technician or dental office career Surrey, BC – February 14, 2014 – As the demand for quality dental care grows, there will continue to be a need for well-trained dental professionals, including dental...Read More

January 10, 2014

Veterinary Assistant Now Available at CDI College in BC

Become a versatile member of an animal care team in just 49 weeks Richmond, BC – January 10, 2014 – With the pet care industry growing, there is an increased demand for well-trained animal care professionals, including veterinary assistants. Those l...Read More

January 10, 2014

CDI College Surrey Graduation

Time to celebrate conclusion of months of hard-work and start to new careers Surrey, BC - January 10, 2014 - Staff and students from CDI College's Surrey campus will celebrate the latest group of graduates at the winter graduation ceremony on Saturd...Read More

January 8, 2014

Practical Nursing Access Program at CDI College in BC

New program trains Health Care Assistant grads for nursing careers in 63 weeks Richmond, BC – January 8, 2014 – CDI College recently launched the Practical Nursing Access program in Richmond . The program recognizes past education and work experienc...Read More

December 30, 2013

Dental Assisting Info Session at CDI College

Learn about training for a dental career in less than one year Victoria, BC – December 30, 2013 – CDI College in Victoria will host an Information Session about its new Dental Assisting program on January 7, 2014 from 5:30-6:30pm. At the Information...Read More

December 11, 2013

Law Clerk Program Launched at CDI College in Ontario

Interested applicants can now apply to study in Ontario Toronto, ON – December 11, 2013 – CDI College, known for its market-driven education, is now accepting applications for its new Law Clerk program at campuses in Hamilton , Mississauga , North Y...Read More

December 9, 2013

CDI College Holiday Blood Drive in Burnaby

Campus takes part in Canadian Blood Services’ Holiday Miracle campaign Burnaby, BC – December 9, 2013 – As Canadians prepare to celebrate the holiday season, staff and students at CDI College in Burnaby want to help as many patients as possible cele...Read More

December 3, 2013

CDI College in Calgary is Closed Due to Snow

CDI College campuses in Calgary (Calgary City Centre, Calgary South and Calgary North) will be closed this afternoon due to blowing snow and wind chill of -30C. Public transportation in the city is sporadic. All staff and students are advised to sta...Read More

December 2, 2013

Mississauga IT Students Earn the Credentials for Success

Computer lab walls decorated with framed certificates Mississauga, ON – November 29, 2013 – Students in the technology programs at CDI College in Mississauga are not only earning the credentials they need for a career in IT; they’re displaying them...Read More

November 25, 2013

CDI College Fall Convocation 2013 in BC

Time to celebrate conclusion of months of hard-work and start of new careers Burnaby, BC – November 25, 2013 – Families and friends joined CDI College staff and faculty to recognize and celebrate graduates from the Burnaby , Richmond and Vancouver c...Read More

November 18, 2013

CDI College Edmonton Practical Nursing Grads Achieve 100% Pass Rate on CPNRE

Grad success underscores quality of education at CDI College in Alberta Edmonton, AB – November 14, 2013 – The results are in and September’s Practical Nursing grads from CDI College in Edmonton South have achieved a 100% pass rate on the Canadian P...Read More

November 7, 2013

Physiotherapist Assistant - Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Now in Surrey

Train to become a physiotherapist assistant or occupational therapist assistant in 73 weeks Surrey, BC – November 7, 2013 – CDI College recently launched the Physiotherapist Assistant – Occupational Therapist Assistant program at its campus in Surre...Read More

October 25, 2013

Personal Support Worker Class Blood Pressure Clinic in Ajax

Get your blood pressure checked on November 1, 2013 Ajax, ON – October 25, 2013 – Heart health is a major concern for everyone. High blood pressure is the number one risk factor for stroke and a main cause of heart disease. Maintaining blood pressur...Read More

October 17, 2013

CDI College Welcomes Hospice Palliative Care Expert Kath Murray in Ontario

Healthcare workshops on death, dying and Personal Support Workers to be held in Mississauga and Ajax Mississauga, ON – October 17, 2013 – As frontline workers, Personal Support Workers (PSWs) play a crucial role in the lives of people living in long...Read More

October 15, 2013

Personal Support Worker Workshops at CDI College in Ontario with Special Guest Kath Murray

Hear from renowned author and educator, Kath Murray, about best practices for Personal Support Workers Ajax, ON - October 15, 2013 – CDI College is hosting two exciting workshops at its campuses in Ajax and Mississauga . With special presentations f...Read More

October 3, 2013

CDI College Welcomes Motivational Speaker Spider Jones in Mississauga, Ontario

Renowned boxer to share story with staff, students and public at Scarborough campus Scarborough, ON – October 3, 2013 – CDI College is excited to welcome world-renowned motivational speaker Spider Jones to its Scarborough campus on October 8, 2013....Read More

October 1, 2013

CDI College’s Event Management Instructor Brings 20 Years of Experience to the Classroom

Learn to plan, coordinate and stage events through hands-on training in Ontario North York, ON – October 1, 2013 – Behind every successful exhibition, fashion show and conference, there’s a team of people that ensures the event runs smoothly. In mos...Read More

September 10, 2013

CDI College to Host Open Wide Community Clinic Day with UBC Faculty of Dentistry and Salvation Army

Dental Assisting students to work side-by-side with UBC Faculty of Dentistry and Salvation Army Burnaby, BC – September 10, 2013 – CDI College, in coordination with the UBC Faculty of Dentistry and the Salvation Army, is hosting Open Wide Community...Read More

September 4, 2013

CDI College Employment Specialists Help Grads Land Jobs

Four out of five grads find employment in their field within six months of graduation Vancouver, BC – September 4, 2013 – CDI College is committed to helping grads find work in the fields they’ve trained for. In fact, support from the staff at CDI C...Read More

August 30, 2013

Health Care Aide Program in Winnipeg

Updated diploma program prepares grads for in-demand career in six months Winnipeg, MB – August 30, 2013 - As Manitoba’s population ages, the demand for well-trained health care aides is expected to grow. According to the Manitoba’s Career Planning...Read More

August 28, 2013

Dental Assisting Grads Celebrate 100% Pass Rate on National Exam

Grads from CDI College in Surrey continue tradition of excellence on NDAEB exam Surrey, BC – August 28, 2013 – The most recent graduates from the Dental Assisting program at CDI College’s Surrey campus have a reason to celebrate once again. The clas...Read More

August 26, 2013

New Paralegal Program Launches at CDI College in Quebec

In-depth look at the Paralegal profession in less than two years Montreal, QC – August 26, 2013 – CDI College campuses in Quebec recently introduced a brand new Paralegal program , with classes starting this fall. The program covers everything neede...Read More

August 12, 2013

Dental Technician Info Session

Surrey, BC – August 13, 2013 – CDI College is hosting an Info Session on August 14, 2013 at its campus in Surrey to highlight the Dental Technician program and introduce this growing field to those interested in a stable and rewarding career. Thanks...Read More

July 30, 2013

How Does CDI College’s Practical Nursing Program Prepare You for the CPNRE?

Hands-on curriculum, one-on-one instruction make all the difference when studying to become an LPN Surrey, BC – July 30, 2013 – Before signing up for classes, students want to be sure that the program they’re enrolling in will help them achieve thei...Read More

July 30, 2013

Visual Graphic Design Program in Ontario

Program prepares grads for creative careers in less than a year Toronto, ON – July 30, 2013 – In response to the demand for qualified graphic designers in the province, CDI College is now offering the Visual Graphic Design program at campuses in Ham...Read More

July 10, 2013

Notice Concerning CDI College Winnipeg Practical Nursing Program

Please be aware that effective June 1, 2013 CDI College Winnipeg is not accepting new students into the Practical Nursing program. For prospective students seeking a career as a Practical Nurse we advise you visit the CLPNM website at www.clpnm.ca a...Read More

July 1, 2013

CDI College in Calgary City Centre is Open

Thank you for your patience Calgary! Here is the latest update on our Calgary City Centre campus. CDI College Calgary City Centre is now open! Our building has been deemed safe to return to and the power has been restored. Classes will be back in...Read More

June 27, 2013

BC Practical Nursing Grads Beat National Average on Latest CPNRE Exam

Grads from CDI College’s Vancouver campus earn 100% pass rate on recent CPNRE Vancouver, BC – June 27, 2013 – Practical Nursing graduates from CDI College in Richmond , Surrey and Vancouver can proudly enter the healthcare field thanks to their rece...Read More

June 26, 2013

Paralegal Program Now Offered in Toronto

Train for an in-demand legal career in less than a year Toronto, ON – June 26, 2013 – In response to the growing need for well-trained paralegals, CDI College is now offering a Paralegal diploma program at its campus in Toronto. The program will pro...Read More

June 18, 2013

CDI College Launches Child and Youth Services Worker Program in Mississauga

New program can be completed in less than a year Mississagua, ON – June 18, 2013 – With more than a thousand projected job openings in Canada’s social service industry each year, CDI College is proud to introduce its new Child and Youth Servi...Read More

June 11, 2013

Victoria Residents Now Have More Options for Early Childhood Education Training

CDI College launches Early Childhood Education program at Victoria campus Victoria, BC – June 11, 2013 – CDI College is now offering a 43-week Early Childhood Education program at its campus in Victoria. Applications are being accepted and classes w...Read More

May 29, 2013

What Kind of Training Do Dental Technicians Need?

The Dental Technician program at CDI College covers all the fundamental skills needed to land a job Surrey, BC – May 29, 2013 – Dental Technicians can go by many names, but one thing they have in common is their training. Focusing on the creation of...Read More

May 24, 2013

CDI College Hosts Bullying Prevention Workshop in Mississauga

High-energy, interactive workshop led by iEngage founder Anthony McLean Mississauga, ON – May 24, 2013 – CDI College will host an iEngage Bullying Prevention workshop at its Mississauga campus on June 5, 2013. Led by i Engage founder and motivationa...Read More

May 21, 2013

CDI College Hosts Caring for Seniors Workshop in Surrey

Workshop covers full range of topics for seniors and their caregivers Surrey, BC – May 21, 2013 – CDI College is hosting a public workshop for seniors and those who provide care for them on May 28, 2013 at its campus in Surrey . Using the expertise...Read More

May 16, 2013

Are Dental Technicians in Demand? | Dental Technician Program at CDI College

Demand in BC will steadily grow over the next 15 years in BC Surrey, BC – May 16, 2013 – Like many industries, the dental technician field will soon be in great need of well-trained professionals to fill job openings from retirements and expansion o...Read More

May 8, 2013

CDI College in Edmonton City Centre Now Offering Technology Programs

Applications being accepted for three new IT programs Edmonton, AB – May 8, 2013 – CDI College in Edmonton City Centre is now accepting applications for three new IT programs: Network Systems Management, Network Systems Administrator and Network and...Read More

May 6, 2013

What Does a Dental Technician Do?

Find out why these behind-the-scenes professionals are essential to the dental industry Surrey, BC - May 6, 2013 - When it comes to the dental field, you may already be familiar with a number of professional roles that exist. Based on your own exper...Read More

May 2, 2013

Dental Assisting Program Now Available at CDI College in Victoria

Earn a Dental Assisting diploma in less than a year Victoria, BC – May 2, 2013 – Students in Victoria now have a new training option available with the launch of the Dental Assisting program at CDI College. The 45-week Dental Assisting program cover...Read More

April 24, 2013

Massage-A-Thon Raises $7,500 in Support of Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation

First massage event a huge success Edmonton, AB – April 24, 2013 – Massage Therapy students from CDI College raised $7,500 at their first ever Massage-A-Thon in support of the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation on April 19, 2013. Driven by a pa...Read More

April 17, 2013

CDI College Launches Event Management Program in Ontario

New Event Management Program Available at Ontario Campuses Toronto, ON – April 17, 2013 – CDI College is keeping pace with market demand with its new Event Management program in Ontario. As organizations continue to recognize the value of face-to-fa...Read More

April 16, 2013

CDI College to Host Massage-A-Thon at Edmonton North Campus on April 19, 2013

Massage Therapy students raise funds in support of the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation Edmonton, AB – April 15, 2013 – Massage Therapy program students at CDI College are hosting the first-ever Massage-A-Thon in support of the Stollery Child...Read More

April 12, 2013

Depression in the Workplace

Many people can't help it when depression strikes. Various stress factors such as home life issues, financial worries and work responsibilities can contribute to depression and it's not uncommon for the condition to affect their performance on the j...Read More

April 11, 2013

New Computer Program Increases Help Desk Productivity

Thanks to the rapidly advancing world of technology, the job of a help desk professional is always changing. Sometimes these changes are for the better, as new programs such as the Giva Service Desk Management Suite streamline tasks and increase pro...Read More

April 11, 2013

Free Pharmacy Assistant Information Session at CDI College in Victoria

Learn about the career opportunities available to those with a Pharmacy Assistant diploma Victoria, BC – April 11, 2013 – CDI College in Victoria will be hosting an Information Session about its Pharmacy Assistant program on April 18, 2013 from 6:00...Read More

April 10, 2013

Be Aware of What You're Posting on Social Media

As fun as as it is to constantly update your social media pages, you should also keep in mind that what you post may affect you down the line. With an increasing number of employers checking out employees social media profiles, it's a good idea to r...Read More

April 8, 2013

Massage Therapy Program Now Available at CDI College in Edmonton South

Edmonton, AB – April 8, 2013 – CDI College is responding to the growing need for trained massage therapists in Alberta by introducing the Massage Therapy program at its Edmonton South campus. Students can now get the focused, practical training need...Read More

April 5, 2013

Touch-Screen Phones Can Now Have Pop-Up Buttons

A new startup company, Tactus Technology, has recently shown tech enthusiasts a new breakthrough design in smartphone keyboards. Not crazy about the touch screen? If you're one of the many who miss their easy-touch buttons, you don't have to anymore...Read More

April 4, 2013

Canada Implements National Standard for Mental Health in the Workplace

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and nonprofit association the CSA Group have teamed up to set a universal standard for workplace psychological health and safety. The standard helps simplify how to approach certain issues related to a p...Read More

April 4, 2013

New Look for Popular Career Training Programs

Four Ontario programs receive updated curriculum Toronto, ON – April 4, 2013 – With no shortage in demand for trained professionals in the province, CDI College has retooled some of its most popular programs in order to meet the current needs of the...Read More

April 3, 2013

Laval Campus Ready for Shaved Head Challenge on April 12, 2013

Still time to sign up or make donations in support of kids living with cancer Laval, QB – April 3, 2013 - Children living with cancer not only fight against a terrible disease, they may also face discrimination and judgment from their classmates whe...Read More

April 3, 2013

Volunteer Your IT Networking Services

For aspiring IT professionals, any type of work experience is extremely valuable when establishing their career. Volunteering your IT services at a local non-profit or charity organization is a great way to gain some extra experience for your resume...Read More

April 2, 2013

Being Employed Can Keep You Healthy!

Unemployment can do more than add stress to your life - it can impact health as well. According to a new study in "Archives of Internal Medicine," there are numerous links between joblessness and heart attacks, particularly in older workers. Rese...Read More

April 2, 2013

CDI College Moves to New Campus in Edmonton City Centre

Brand new facility currently accepting applications for all career training programs Edmonton, AB – April 2, 2013 – CDI College’s Edmonton City Centre campus recently relocated to a newer, brighter campus. The new facility will allow CDI to accommod...Read More

April 1, 2013

Find the Right Motivation for Your Professional Goals

Becoming a successful professional doesn't just happen overnight. It takes years of studying, building up work experience and networking with colleagues, and even then, you still have to revisit your goals and make sure that you're taking the right...Read More

March 27, 2013

Learn to Handle Stress to Improve Your Quality of Life

Stress can be a a major hindrance when it comes to being productive or cultivating a happy and successful life. Individuals working their way up in an industry have been known to crack under pressure, but by using a few practical tips for managing s...Read More

March 26, 2013

Early Autism Treatment May Have Impact on Development

Recent studies show that a certain type of behavioral therapy can improve symptoms and brain activity in children with autism. The therapy, called the Early Start Denver Model (ESDM), aims to use a play-based, developmental, relationship approach to...Read More

March 25, 2013

Social Media is Changing the Face of Customer Service

We've all heard the old adage that the customer is always right. While it still holds true for most businesses today, customer service has changed drastically over the last decade, especially how customers can provide feedback directly to a business...Read More

March 25, 2013

Benefits of a Private Career College Education

Calgary, AB – March 25, 2013 – When it comes to post-secondary education, students in Alberta have numerous options, from public universities and colleges to technical institutes and vocational schools. They can also choose to attend a private caree...Read More

March 22, 2013

British Columbia Connecting Tech Workers to Top Companies

A new system of vouchers will help technology companies in British Columbia find new workers to fill jobs in research and development, The Vancouver Sun reports. The vouchers will go toward financing a program with a goal of advancing the region&#39...Read More

March 21, 2013

Canada Prepares For a Worker Shortage

As the job market in Canada booms, many industries are seeing a shortage of the skilled workers necessary to fill job openings. A worldwide survey of oil and gas companies in early 2012 found that a skilled labour shortage continues to be a problem...Read More

March 20, 2013

Google Canada and Communitech Unite to Support Tech Startups

When Google announces a new partnership, it often leads to increased attention and interest in the particular company, and this time, its new venture with Canada's Communitech will provide a whole new surge of job opportunities for information t...Read More

March 19, 2013

Healthcare Students Join Forces to Share Knowledge at CDI College

Students from Practical Nursing, Rehabilitation Assistant and Health Career Assistant programs attend specialized workshop Surrey, BC – March 19, 2013 – Hands on training at CDI College is an integral part of all programs, and helps students to get...Read More

March 18, 2013

IT Companies Entice Workers with Engaging Office Environments

In today's workplace, privacy is not exactly what leaders are striving for to create the best atmosphere for productivity. Traditional thinkers may be worried that putting people in an open space will automatically lead to chatter and too much s...Read More

March 15, 2013

Community Services Worker Program Now Available in Toronto

Program offers comprehensive training in the essentials of social service work in 33 weeks Toronto, ON – March 15, 2013 – In response to the demand for well-trained social services workers, CDI College has launched a Community Services Worker progra...Read More

March 13, 2013

Laval Campus Takes Leucan Shaved Head Challenge

Laval, QB – March 13, 2013 – For 13 years, the Leucan Shaved Head Challenge has mobilized communities throughout Quebec and raised funds, support and awareness for families of children with cancer. Last year, 9,000 people took the challenge and rais...Read More

March 12, 2013

Massage Therapy Students Support Bust a Move Cancer Fundraiser

CDI College students volunteer time and talent for breast health extravaganza Edmonton, AB – March 12, 2013 – Once again, the massage therapy students from CDI College’s Edmonton North campus are ready to pitch-in with the fight against breast ca...Read More

March 12, 2013

Montessori Teaching Program Now Available in Richmond

Early childhood educators can enhance credentials in 19 weeks Richmond, BC – March 12, 2013 – CDI College is now offering the Montessori Teaching program at its campus in Richmond . The new program allows students to build on their existing early ch...Read More

March 11, 2013

Canada Needs a Housing Plan For Homeless

Anyone who has spent time working in the community services field knows about the drastic problem facing Canada's homeless population today. More than 30,000 citizens are homeless on any given night, according to data from the Covenant House, with m...Read More

March 8, 2013

Tech Talent Needed Across Canada, Report Shows

Canada is heating up as one of the prime destinations worldwide for tech recruiters and workers, according to reports from Randstad Technologies. Many information technology (IT) organizations with branches across the globe are aiming to expand the...Read More

March 6, 2013

Laser Eagles Art Guild Holds Exhibition at CDI College in Mississauga

Art show proves disabilities are no obstacle for artists, inspire staff and students Mississauga, ON – March 6, 2013 – The recent Laser Eagles Art Guild exhibition at CDI College in Mississauga proved that disabilities aren’t obstacles for creati...Read More

March 6, 2013

Tips for Landing Your First Job After Graduation from CDI College

Edmonton, AB – March 6, 2013 - One of most rewarding things in life is landing your first job after graduation. But how do your talents, experience, skills and education help you find a job? To be recognized as an exceptional candidate, you must sta...Read More

March 4, 2013

Guide to Repaying Your Student Loan

Student loans are a reality for a large number of college graduates in Canada today. And repayment of these loans is needs to be one of the top priorities after graduation. Here are a few tips to remember when it comes time to paying back your stude...Read More

February 25, 2013

Employers Must Know When To Hire IT Staffers

As companies throughout Canada continue to expand and embrace new ways of conducting business, more workers are needed to fill the growing number of responsibilities in these organizations. One of the areas seeing lots of expansion is the informatio...Read More

February 18, 2013

CDI College Welcomes Renowned Advocate and Speaker in Mississauga

Inspirational session aims to encourage students to make a difference in their communities Mississauga, ON – February 18, 2013 – CDI College is honored to welcome renowned speaker, advocate and artist Judith Snow to its campus in Mississauga on Febr...Read More

February 15, 2013

New App Helps Locate Addiction Treatment Centres

A new smartphone app enables Canadians to search for locations where they can find help for addictions and substance issues. The program, launched by Drug Rehab Services Canada, hopes to help more citizens take advantage of available addiction resou...Read More

February 13, 2013

Gain an Education at CDI College for a Career in Payroll

After devoting the better part of a year to a career training program, students could be looking at a successful career as a payroll administrator. Professionals in this field process payroll information and benefit entitlements for employees in com...Read More

February 8, 2013

CDI College National Open House February 2013

CDI College explores training options at National Open House on February 21, 2013 Vancouver, BC – February 8, 2013 – With the unemployment rate sitting at 7.2 per cent, and youth unemployment nearly double that, job seekers continue to face a compet...Read More

February 7, 2013

New Year's Resolution for Programmers: Learn One New Skill a Day

Technology is one industry that is constantly evolving, and professionals must quickly adapt to new advancements in order to stay on top of the latest techniques and tools. By setting a personal goal to learn one skill each day, programmers can cont...Read More

February 6, 2013

Prepare for Offbeat Interview Questions

When most people enter an interview, they're ready to tackle questions their past work experience, education or how their personal strengths can help a company succeed. What they probably aren't expecting is a request to perform their favorite song...Read More

February 5, 2013

Interviews Hold More Weight Than Ever in Today's Job Market

Today's professionals have particular standards expected of them before they even sit down for their interview. Because of technology's capabilities and the ease with which professionals can network, employers anticipate that job candidates have alr...Read More

February 4, 2013

Meditation Improves Mental Health

Many individuals coping with mental disorders or addictions resort to medicinal treatment to ease their pain, which can work for many people facing these problems. However, a number of medical experts argue that natural healing methods can offer sim...Read More

January 29, 2013

British Columbia Needs Practical Nurses - Earn a PN Diploma at CDI College

CDI College responds with new Practical Nursing program in Richmond Richmond, BC – January 29, 2013 – CDI College is now accepting applications for a new Practical Nursing program at its Richmond campus. An aging population, combined with an increas...Read More

January 29, 2013

Losing a Job Can Be a Blessing in Disguise

Getting laid off does not have to be the worst thing to happen to a professional. Many times, when people are faced with having to leave their jobs, they had already considered the idea of leaving themselves. Most companies are looking for a good fi...Read More

January 28, 2013

Getting Along with the Boss is the Key to Success

One of the best ways students can find success in their professional lives is maintaining strong and positive relationships with their supervisors. Bosses can vary greatly from one job to the next, micromanaging in some instances and hardly overseei...Read More

January 25, 2013

Canadians Going After Dream Jobs

The popular professional networking site LinkedIn recently conducted a survey of more than 8,000 workers across Canada, and the company asked these professionals how their current jobs relate to their childhood aspirations. While not every individua...Read More

January 25, 2013

Your Portfolio: A Stepping Stone to Your Dream Job

When looking for a new job, your portfolio could be the key that opens the doors to success. The following guide can help you create a stunning portfolio that highlights your expertise while capturing a potential employer’s attention at the same tim...Read More

January 24, 2013

Newcomers to the Business World Turn to Apps

When it comes to starting a new business, getting the company off the ground can be intimidating, especially for newcomers to the startup world. For innovative individuals who aren't afraid of investing in new programs and technology, there are seve...Read More

January 23, 2013

Turn Your New Year's Resolutions into Real Results

The new year has just begun and it is the perfect time to start thinking about all of your career goals and what you'd like to achieve professionally over the next 12 months. The trick to accomplishing these goals is to stay realistic and make small...Read More

January 8, 2013

Improve the Odds of Getting a Job With Self-Promotion

Many employers searching for the next great hire are looking for individuals who have experience on their resume. While this can make it difficult to break into an industry, there are opportunities for aspiring professionals to improve their chances...Read More

January 7, 2013

Quirky Perks Make Happy Workers

As an information technology student, finding the right workplace can be an exciting venture. Startup companies and small businesses are cropping up across the country, advocating new products or services for smartphones and other devices that are t...Read More

December 20, 2012

Canada Looks to Improve Home Healthcare Options

The senior population in Canada is rapidly increasing, and as this demographic grows the demand for certain healthcare services expands as well. Many of these individuals will eventually need attention for medical issues, but there has been a declin...Read More

December 19, 2012

Gmail Settings Might Be Slowing You Down

Students who don't have Gmail at this point - especially students in the information technology sector - are part of a small minority, in comparison with other leading free email account providers. The service has a variety of features that cater to...Read More

December 18, 2012

Apps Put Students on the Path to Success

Tech-savvy students may already know about some of the top electronic tools that can help them with their studies, but there is no shortage of apps and computer programs that can ease the pressure of college courses. Students considering a career th...Read More

December 12, 2012

Personal Support Worker Program Prepares Grads for In-Demand Career in 24 Weeks

Seats still available for upcoming class at Scarborough campus Scarborough, ON – December 12, 2012 – CDI College is responding to the increased demand for well-trained healthcare professionals in Ontario by offering additional start dates for the Pe...Read More

December 11, 2012

IT Students Embracing Technicity

Students currently learning about networking and database management know the field of technology and IT is constantly changing. As these aspiring professionals move on from their studies and search for jobs in the industry, they will likely be face...Read More

December 10, 2012

CDI College Holiday Bake Sale in Winnipeg

All proceeds go to the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society Winnipeg, MB – December 10, 2012 – Staff and students at CDI College in Winnipeg are appealing to your sweet tooth in order to help out a good cause this week. The college will hold a fundraising...Read More

December 4, 2012

How to Craft a Winning Resume

Executive summaries, objective statements and professional backgrounds are all different elements of a resume that students should be familiar with when crafting their own. While all of these details are not required on one resume, students can tail...Read More

December 4, 2012

CDI College Practical Nursing Grads Set to Change People’s Lives

Training helps healthcare hopefuls pursue their career goals faster Surrey, BC – December 4, 2012 – Without the proper training, nursing hopefuls would be left watching medical dramas, wishing they could find a career as meaningful as those o...Read More

December 3, 2012

Unwind After Class With These Healthy Activities

Taking classes often adds a layer of stress to an already hectic lifestyle, so it is important for students to find a healthy balance between their studies and relaxation. Healthcare courses aimed at teaching the basics of medical knowledge and term...Read More

December 3, 2012

Nursing Students Could Be Among the First to Use Digital Hospital Records

It is the goal of nursing schools to prepare the next generation of medical professionals for the healthcare industry, and for most students currently enrolled in nursing training, that future will include digital medical records. The province of...Read More

November 30, 2012

Passion Makes Powerful Healthcare Workers

Parents, teachers, guidance counselors and coaches often give the same words of wisdom to students: Follow your passion. The statement is simple, yet occasionally difficult to follow for students who are unsure of what exactly that passion may be. S...Read More

November 30, 2012

Hospitality Business Management Program Now Available at CDI College in Alberta

Program prepares grads for growing tourism and hospitality industry in 42 weeks Calgary, AB – November 30, 2012 – The demand for jobs in Alberta’s tourism and hospitality sector will increase greatly over the next decade and employers will favour th...Read More

November 29, 2012

Churches Hire Nurses to Treat Parish Members

Parish nursing is just one niche of the nursing profession that can be found across in Canada. These nurses provide support to church members who might not otherwise seek medical aid. Trained as Registered Nurses (RNs), parish nurses can make qui...Read More

November 28, 2012

CDI College Practical Nursing Accepting Applications in Surrey

A rewarding career as an LPN starts with the right education Surrey, BC – November 28, 2012 – CDI College in Surrey is now accepting applications for the Practical Nursing program . In just a year and a half, students will be prepared to write the C...Read More

November 26, 2012

CDI College Dental Grads Score Higher Than National Average on NDAEB Exam

100% of grads pass exam as they begin their new careers Surrey, BC – November 26, 2012 – All Dental Assisting and Intra Oral Dental Assistant graduates at CDI College in Burnaby , Surrey and Winnipeg have passed the National Dental Assisting Examina...Read More

November 26, 2012

Reap the Rewards of Being a Commuter Student

Students in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia provinces have numerous colleges to choose from that might be mere minutes away from their homes. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on room and board, young adults can consider the benefits of...Read More

November 23, 2012

IT Jobs Are Great For Working Moms

Mothers looking to get into the workforce face a big-time challenge. Not only do they have to prove they have the skills to land a highly sought-after job, but they also need to find employment that allows them to fulfill their role as a parent. Man...Read More

November 23, 2012

3D Modeling Animation Art and Design Program Launches in Toronto

As Toronto’s animation scene heats up, animators will be in high demand Toronto, ON – November 23, 2012 – Inspired by the growth of Ontario’s gaming and video effects industries, CDI College has developed a 3D Modeling Animation Art and Design progr...Read More

November 22, 2012

Game Development and Design Available at CDI College in Toronto

Curriculum designed to prepare grads for careers in the game industry in just 72 weeks Toronto, ON – November 22, 2012 – In response to the growth of Canada’s video game industry, CDI College is launching the Game Development and Design program at i...Read More

November 20, 2012

Health Care Assistant Advanced Practice Program at CDI College in Surrey

Students cover fundamentals of practice as well as advanced topics over 44 weeks Surrey, BC – November 20, 2012 – In response to the demand for qualified and compassionate healthcare professionals around British Columbia, CDI College is introducing...Read More

November 19, 2012

Business Managers Work Overtime to Recruit Top Talent

One of the most important jobs that a management professional possesses is recruiting the right talent to build a strong and successful team. In a time where job competition is stronger than ever, employers have a greater number of candidates to sif...Read More

November 16, 2012

Sweet Study Spots in Downtown Toronto

One of the greatest parts of studying at a college in the heart of Toronto is that it can feel like the entire city is a student's campus. From unique studying spots to interesting attractions, students can find everything they need only a short wal...Read More

November 15, 2012

Mental Illness and Addictions Affect More Ontarians than Other Illnesses

When asked which disease has affected the most Canadians across the country, most people first think of cancer. However, a new report by the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences and Public Health revealed that mental illness and addictions tak...Read More

November 14, 2012

New Graphic Design Program in Toronto

Program will prepare grads to respond to expected growth in digital media field Toronto, ON – November 14, 2012 – CDI College is launching a Graphic Design program at its campus in Toronto . The new program will prepare graduates for the growth with...Read More

November 13, 2012

Personal Support Worker Program In Mississauga and Scarborough

Explore your healthcare career options as a personal support worker Mississauga, ON – November 13, 2012 – CDI College is now offering the Personal Support Worker program at its campuses in Mississauga and Scarborough. The Personal Support Worker...Read More

November 7, 2012

Ajax Personal Support Worker Grads Pass Rate

Grads from Ajax campus achieve 100% pass rate on recent NACC exam Ajax, ON – November 7, 2012 – Graduates of the Personal Support Worker program in Ajax obtained a 100% pass rate on the most recent National Association of Career College’s (NACC) Per...Read More

November 6, 2012

Event Planner Program in Surrey

Students learn to design, plan and stage wide range of events through hands-on training Surrey, BC – November 6, 2012 – CDI College is set to roll out its Event Planner program in Surrey . In 46 weeks, students will learn to channel their knack for...Read More

November 5, 2012

Entrepreneurship Booming in Canada

The idea of being your own boss is becoming increasingly appealing to many professionals across Canada, and as a result the number of entrepreneurs and small businesses in the nation is rapidly growing. More Canadian workers are turning to entrep...Read More

November 5, 2012

CDI College Practical Nursing Graduates on Their Way to Bright Future

Grads from Vancouver campus earn 100% pass rate on recent CPNRE Vancouver, BC – November 5, 2012 – The most recent graduating class of Practical Nursing students from CDI College can enter the workforce will their heads held high. Graduates from the...Read More

November 2, 2012

Baby Boomers Using Young Mentors During Career Changes

It's never too late to begin a new career, and many of Canada's baby boomers are in the process of learning that firsthand. Luckily for these students, there are many opportunities for employment in Canada's growing workforce, and there are also man...Read More

November 2, 2012

Dental Technician Open House in Surrey

Learn how you can gain the technical knowledge and skills to work in this in-demand field Surrey, BC – November 2, 2012 – Dental technicians design and create various products to help patients maintain ultimate oral health. Since needs differ from p...Read More

November 1, 2012

Dental Technician Program Now in Surrey

Practical training in state-of-the-art labs prepares grads to hand craft a range of dental products Surrey, BC – November 1, 2012 – CDI College is introducing the Dental Technician program at its campus in Surrey . The program will provide students...Read More

October 31, 2012

Massage Therapists Lend Their Support at London Olympic Games

The London 2012 Olympic Games brought together thousands of the world's most talented athletes all in one central place. These sportsmen and women give 110 percent in every competition, whether it's swimming, running, basketball or volleyball, makin...Read More

October 30, 2012

Use a Career Services Center at a Local College

For some students, finding the right career is easy. They have known what they want to do since they were young, and now all they need to do is earn an education that prepares them for the field and make connections along the way. Other students cou...Read More

October 29, 2012

Top IT Skills for 2013

With technology trends changing by the day, it's no surprise that information technology (IT) executives plan to hire significantly more skilled employees over the next year. According to the 2013 Forecast survey issued by Computerworld, 33 per cent...Read More

October 26, 2012

Professionals Needed to Help Stop Teen Addiction

Substance abuse is increasing around the world, and Canada is no exception. According to Teen Challenge Canada, a program committed to keeping young people clean, more than 47,000 annual deaths in the country are linked to substance abuse. The Va...Read More

October 25, 2012

Oil and Gas Administrative Assistants Should Seek Careers in the Canadian Prairies

Students who are considering careers in oil and gas administration may have the most success searching in the Canadian Prairies, as a recent study revealed that investment in this region is higher than any other province in the country. The Fraser I...Read More

October 24, 2012

Northern Regions of Canada Need Practical Nurses

Nurses are not only crucial to the delivery of care to patients, but often provide an extra support system for a family who may be dealing with a severely injured or sick loved one. Earlier this year, the Calgary Herald published a story about La...Read More

October 23, 2012

Learn About the Process of Becoming a Licensed Paralegal

Paralegals are currently in demand, thanks in large part to their contributions to law firms as well as their knowledge of the litigation process and legal matters. As integral parts of the industry, paralegals aid lawyers by supplying insight while...Read More

October 22, 2012

Entrepreneurs Have a Positive Outlook on the Future

The month of September saw confidence among entrepreneurs in Alberta rise, mimicking a similar trend across Canada. According to the Calgary Herald, more than half of the province's business owners said that the overall state of affairs was positive...Read More

October 19, 2012

Patients Turn to Gardening to Improve Their Sense of Self

People dealing with anxiety, mental illnesses or addictions can handle their problems in different ways, whether it's through group sessions, one-on-one counseling, art therapy or volunteering around the community. Another method that's being used i...Read More

October 18, 2012

IT Skills: Crucial in Any Job Sector

Across the country, schools are changing their curriculum to reflect the rapidly evolving trends of today's environment, particularly in the technology sector. Only a few years ago, majors like journalism, business administration or even nursing did...Read More

October 17, 2012

Follow the Exciting Career Path of a Massage Therapist

Listening, exhibiting an approachable personality, devoting oneself to wellness and caring about the health of others are all crucial elements to becoming a successful massage therapist. In Alberta, opportunities in this field can arise in a number...Read More

October 16, 2012

Find the Right Place to Work as an Accounting and Payroll Administrator

One of the benefits of becoming an Accounting and Payroll Administrator is the diverse workplaces a person can choose from. Essentially, every business needs an accounting department to organize and documents their accounts that pay the bills, as we...Read More

October 15, 2012

Get Involved by Volunteering in Vancouver

Students who dream of working in the healthcare sector can get a head start on career experience through volunteer work. A number of healthcare programs geared toward providing support for youth in need, individuals with addictions and others within...Read More

October 12, 2012

Mind Matters: New TV Show Highlights Mental Health

This fall, healthcare students in Ontario can enhance their learning with a new community-produced series called Mind Matters, airing on Rogers TV in Waterloo. Created by the Waterloo Region Suicide Prevention Council, the new program will be a way...Read More

October 11, 2012

CDI College Wins the Post-Secondary Challenge at CIBC Run for the Cure in Winnipeg

Campus receives Top Individual Fundraiser Award from Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Winnipeg, MB – October 10, 2012 – CDI College in Winnipeg took home the Top Individual Fundraiser Award for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s Post-Secondary...Read More

October 11, 2012

Get Calgary Healthy: Eating Well and Promoting Well-being

Practicing a healthy lifestyle requires a number of different elements: eating nutritional foods, visiting a physician regularly and staying physically active, to name a few. At the upcoming event, Get Calgary Healthy, visitors of all ages will get...Read More

October 5, 2012

CDI College Signs Up for the Wishmaker Walk for Wishes in Edmonton

Team from Edmonton South campus ready to help out Children’s Wish Foundation Edmonton, AB – October 5, 2012 – CDI College wants to help the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada grant wishes to children living with life-threatening illnesses this Oct...Read More

October 4, 2012

New Practical Nursing Program Now Available in Surrey

Theory combined with practical training prepares students for healthcare careers in 75 weeks Surrey, BC – October 4, 2012 – CDI College recently introduced the new Practical Nursing program at its campus in Surrey . The program will provide students...Read More

October 3, 2012

Learn the Unpredictable Routine of a Computer Support Technician

Computer support technicians are not just important in the workplace - they are essential. These valuable employees provide assistance with a number of services, either in-house to coworkers or to customers that they serve. Whether they are responsi...Read More

October 2, 2012

Medical Office Assistant: Integral Role in Healthcare

Delivering top-notch healthcare requires 100 percent devotion from every person involved, including medical office assistants. These professionals can work in doctors' offices, medical clinics, hospitals and government health agencies, and in each e...Read More

October 1, 2012

Calgary's Brimming with Professional Networking Events

Studying in Calgary provides a number of benefits for business students. The city is constantly bustling with events to attend, and fortunately for students, many of these are centred around networking and making connections for future employment. B...Read More

September 28, 2012

After the Job Interview: Ways to Help Score an IT Job

Doing well in a job interview does not mean a job seeker has landed the position. Even after theys meet with a potential employer, job seekers still have a few responsibilities to take care of before that coveted job offer arrives. Interview follow-...Read More

September 26, 2012

Learn How to Handle People Well

Choosing a career as an addictions and community services worker requires many skills, both inherent and developed over the course of an their education, professional and life experience. In some situations, these professionals work with clients cop...Read More

September 26, 2012

CDI College Unveils New Event Planner Program in Vancouver

Students learn to take the lead role in planning and execution of special events Vancouver, BC – September 27, 2012 – Students with a flair for planning and hosting events can learn to channel their talent into a career with the new Event Planner pr...Read More

September 25, 2012

Resolving Urgent Tech Situations in the Office

In today's office, computer support technicians never know what their day is going to look like. Whether there is an internet outage or they have to reconnect network printers to every single computer in the office, they are constantly busy tending...Read More

September 24, 2012

The Dos and Don'ts of a Strong LinkedIn Profile

They sent in their resume, submitted contact information of references and found someone to write a strong recommendation letter. Though it appears that these types of professionals have taken all the right steps, they still could be overlooking one...Read More

September 21, 2012

IT Professionals Can Use Free Online Resources to Supplement Tech Courses

As a part of their training, information technology (IT) professionals should be well informed of the latest breakthroughs in IT resources, software and other services. Various companies around the globe are extending their programs to any curious i...Read More

September 20, 2012

Need-to-Know Tips for Adults Going Back to School

Students of all ages have a number of factors to consider when they are heading back to school, from health concerns and helpful study tips to making strong connections to help further their careers. While it takes time to get used to managing acade...Read More

September 20, 2012

CDI College Dental Students Take Part in Open Wide Community Clinic Day

Free dental services provided to low-income residents give students real world experience and teach the importance of giving back to the community Burnaby, BC – September 20, 2012 – CDI College, in coordination with the UBC Faculty of Dentistry and...Read More

September 18, 2012

Women Rise Up the Ranks of the IT Industry

Since the early years of information technology (IT) - and even before technology, in the fields of science and engineering - women have typically been underrepresented in this field. While there may be several reasons why, the trend of a large numb...Read More

September 17, 2012

Ace Your Next Exam with Effective Study Habits

There are dozens of ways for students to perfect their note-taking skills, studying tactics and research methods. When they're heading back to school to become a medical office assistant, they could certainly use some of these tricks in order to com...Read More

September 14, 2012

Easy Tips for Students Heading Back to School

Heading back to school to pursue higher education for the first or even second time can be an overwhelming period in any student's life. Whether they're pursuing careers as practical nurses , computer programmers or massage therapists, the demands o...Read More

September 13, 2012

Find the Right Workplace to Start a Practical Nursing Career

Practical nurses are valued professionals in a variety of different healthcare environments. Their help is needed in doctors' offices, long-term care facilities, hospitals, schools and more, and in each particular area, they may assist a different a...Read More

September 12, 2012

The Importance of Finding an IT Mentor

When students are gearing up for their information technology (IT) careers by enrolling in specialized college programs, they might quickly realize the value and importance of finding a good mentor. Having someone whom students can turn to with prof...Read More

September 11, 2012

Ask an Instructor for a Letter of Reference

Before adults cross the last "t" and dot the final "i" of their oil and gas administration education, there are a couple priorities students must keep in mind to help them land jobs after graduation. One of the most important things is finding someo...Read More

September 10, 2012

Adults Gear Up for the Back-to-School Season

As the summer season comes to a close, children are not the only ones gearing up to head back to the classroom. Today, a growing number of adults are choosing to seek higher education to advance their careers and gain the skills needed to land jobs...Read More

September 6, 2012

Brush Up on Healthcare Skills for a Medical Office Career

As a medical office assistant, employees can gain the best of both worlds. While completing traditional administrative tasks, workers are also immersed in the realm of healthcare, learning about subjects such as biology, anatomy and physiology from...Read More

September 5, 2012

CDI College Raising Funds for Young Edmonton Family

All proceeds from four-day fundraising effort to be donated to Zaidee Jensen’s family Edmonton, AB – September 5, 2012 – After a tragic accident at an Edmonton LRT station took the life of a visually-impaired woman, CDI College in Edmonton South is...Read More

September 4, 2012

Showcase Competencies to Accounting Employers

Certain skills are required for every given profession, whether adults pursue information technology (IT) careers, nursing jobs or roles in accounting. Along with skills, an aspiring professional should be sure to develop competencies that will help...Read More

August 30, 2012

Information Technology Students Can Take on Freelancing Jobs in College

Every day, the scope of Canada's job market continues to surprise employers and employees alike. Constantly see-sawing back and forth, the employment has dipped in recent months, particularly May and June, according to The Montreal Gazette. However,...Read More

August 29, 2012

Canada's Public Sector Boosts Employment Across the Nation

Recent reports on the Canadian labour market highlight that gains are fairly consistent, though slower than earlier months such as March and April. Of all areas, the public sector has carried the employment rates and kept them at a steady pace. Acco...Read More

August 28, 2012

Find the Time to Study as a Practical Nursing Student

Every student has their own study habits, whether it involves finding a quiet space at home, listening to classical music or heading to the nearest cafe and getting lost in a health textbook over a freshly brewed cappuccino. It might take a few year...Read More

August 27, 2012

Follow the Path of a Computer Support Technician

A career in customer service can take on a variety of different roles, whether professionals are interested in speaking face-to-face with clients or in front of a computer monitor, providing technological services. Computer support technicians have...Read More

August 27, 2012

Bras for a Cause Kicks Off at CDI College

Donate a new or used bra towards CDI College’s breast cancer awareness initiative Surrey, BC – August 28, 2012 – For the fourth year in a row, CDI College is supporting the fight against breast cancer this October with the Bras for a Cause initiativ...Read More

August 17, 2012

Strong Cyber Security Is Crucial in Today's IT Workplace

In today's world, most older professionals are the only ones who take into cyber security into account, while younger Information Technology (IT) are much more concerned with tech savviness and up-to-date programming methods. The problem is, if they...Read More

August 16, 2012

New Software Aids Professionals in Oil and Gas Sector

New software has emerged that could substantially help professionals in the oil and gas sector. Instead of having office staff members enter endless amounts of information manually into databases, a program called JobuTrax helps workers manage vario...Read More

August 15, 2012

Back-to-School Tips for Adult Learners

After spending months or even years away from the classroom, adults may be a bit intimidated by the typical routine of studying, participating in class discussions, writing major research papers and completing semester-long projects. The first time...Read More

August 14, 2012

Computer Programmers Can Boost Resumes with Volunteer Work

Job seekers can boost their careers with more than just their own professional experience. While an aspiring computer programmer can impress employers with a list of relevant work experience on their resume, sometimes interviewers pay just as much a...Read More

August 13, 2012

Impress Accounting Recruiters With Strong Interview Skills

With just one tiny mistake during the interview process,candidates can lose the chance of landing their dream position. Whether they project too much confidence or come off as unprepared for the meeting, job seekers have a lot to keep in mind when t...Read More

August 10, 2012

Use Volunteer Experiences as Impressive Credentials to Show Recruiters

There are a variety of ways that recent graduates can improve their job applications to showcase how well they would suit a position. Even if a candidate's past work experience is limited to only a couple of positions, they can look to their volunte...Read More

August 10, 2012

Computer Support Technician Program Now Available in Calgary City Centre

Develop planning and troubleshooting skills needed for an IT career in 28 weeks Calgary, AB – August 10, 2012 – CDI College is launching the Computer Support Technician diploma program at its Calgary City Centre campus. In just 28 weeks, students wi...Read More

August 9, 2012

Company Culture Can Make or Break Professionals' Job Decision

Professionals spend an average of eight to nine hours in their workplace each day, often interacting with their coworkers on a regular basis more than friends or even family members. As a result, finding the right company match becomes one of the mo...Read More

August 8, 2012

IT Professionals Need to Have People Skills Too

With the competitive job market of today, the more skills a professional has, the better. Students in the information technology (IT) sector have a growing list of demands that they must meet in their daily lives that essentially all revolve around...Read More

August 7, 2012

Learn to Balance Work and Personal Life Before Entering the Business World

While a passion for working is a positive quality for any professional to have, workers who invest themselves fully into their careers risk the chance of suffering from workaholism. This line is hard to distinguish for some individuals, especially t...Read More

August 3, 2012

Alberta Seeks Compassionate and Diverse Practical Nurses

Opportunities for practical nurses in Alberta abound throughout the province, in locales as obvious as physicians' offices and hospitals or more atypical environments including schools, business organizations or group homes. The role is perfect for...Read More

August 2, 2012

Tech Recruiters Look for Workers with Drive and Initiative

Information technology (IT) professionals have known for some time that the IT sector is growing faster than most others across the nation. With this rapid growth comes an influx of students and new professionals entering the job market, creating an...Read More

July 31, 2012

Canada's Prosperous Oil and Gas Industry: A Smart Move for Career Changers

The oil and gas industry in Canada plays a crucial role in the nation's economy by providing thousands of job opportunities to adults, boosting the nation's overall income and helping maintain strong transportation systems across Canada. By the year...Read More

July 30, 2012

Technology Transforms the Modern-Day Office

The modern-day professional's office may look entirely different from those their parents entered at the start of their careers. Instead of cubicles, they work in wide open rooms. Half of the company may not even report to the office, as they can co...Read More

July 29, 2012

Manitoba Practical Nurses Abide by Provincial Code of Ethics

Practical nurses throughout the country are responsible for making sure they research the guidelines of each province where they apply for jobs. From application stipulations, codes of ethics and exam requirements, each region of Canada varies on wh...Read More

July 27, 2012

Employers Work Harder to Hold on to Top IT Talent

With the rapid development of start-up tech companies and the resulting increase in competition within the industry, information technology (IT) hiring managers must try even harder to hold onto their best talent. Students aspiring to become profess...Read More

July 26, 2012

Massage Therapists Bring Aid to All Industries, From Servers to Soccer Players

While workers who lift, stock shelves and move heavy objects may be fully aware that their daily routine takes a toll on their bodies, business people sitting in an office from 9 to 5 are also susceptible to everyday injuries and strain on certain m...Read More

July 25, 2012

How Women in Accounting Can Find Success

Research studies from around the world have demonstrated that women feel that they face different challenges than men in the workplace. According to a study from the Mergis Group, one of the main reasons for these differences is that a significantly...Read More

July 24, 2012

IT Workers Must Adopt Broader Skills to Advance

One sector of company budgets that has taken severe cuts throughout the country is investment in training programs, which has only hurt organizations' productivity in the long run. Professionals, particularly IT workers, have a responsibility to not...Read More

July 13, 2012

Stand Apart from the Competition with a Medical Office Assistant – Advanced Practice Diploma from CDI College

New program provides extended training to MOAs Vancouver, BC – July 13, 2012 – CDI College is now accepting applications for its new Medical Office Assistant - Advanced Practice program at campuses in Abbotsford , Richmond , Burnaby and Victoria . A...Read More

July 12, 2012

Massage Therapists Help to Heal Patients Using Hydrotherapy Treatments

Healthcare professionals consider massage therapy to be one of the oldest methods of healing, with references in some medical texts dating as far back as 4,000 years ago. This type of care is used to help relieve pain in the musculoskeletal, circula...Read More

July 9, 2012

Computers May Start to Recognize Their Users' Touch

Many internet security systems advise users to create passwords that are an intricate combination of letters, numbers and symbols to ensure that their personal information is secure. While this method is effective, it can also be nearly impossible t...Read More

July 4, 2012

CDI College Surrey Campus Grand Opening July 2012

Deputy Premier, Mayor and BC Lions to join the celebration on July 17, 2012 Surrey, BC – July 4, 2012 – Staff and students of CDI College will be joined by BC’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance Kevin Falcon, Mayor Diane Watts and members of th...Read More

July 4, 2012

CDI College Surrey Campus Grand Opening July 2012

Mayor and BC Lions to join the celebration on July 17, 2012 Surrey, BC – July 4, 2012 – Staff and students of CDI College will be joined by Mayor Diane Watts and members of the BC Lions football team at the official grand opening of the new Surrey c...Read More

July 4, 2012

CDI College Surrey Campus Grand Opening July 2012

Deputy Premier, Mayor and BC Lions to join the celebration on July 17, 2012 Surrey, BC – July 4, 2012 – Staff and students of CDI College will be joined by BC’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance Kevin Falcon, Mayor Diane Watts and members of th...Read More

July 3, 2012

New IT Programs Available at CDI College in Alberta

New IT programs now available at CDI College in Alberta Calgary, AB – July 3, 2012 – CDI College is now offering a suite of IT programs at its Calgary North and Edmonton North campuses, including Network Systems Management, Network Systems Adminis...Read More

June 28, 2012

Study Reveals That Data Traffic Will Grow Up to 30 Times

It's no surprise to IT professionals that the demand for wireless services continues to increase. According to a recent report by Red Mobile Consulting in Toronto, traffic from mobile data is expected to grow up to 30 times in size by the end of 201...Read More

June 27, 2012

Demand for Social Services “Intensifies,” CDI College Launches Three New Programs

Burnaby, Vancouver, Surrey and Victoria campuses now accepting applications Vancouver, BC – June 27, 2012 – With trends indicating that needs for social services are increasing, CDI College has developed three new programs to prepare students for ca...Read More

June 25, 2012

Prevent Injuries to Small Muscles in Massage Therapy Work

Many massage therapists may not realize that after delivering care to dozens of patients, they too could benefit from the positive effects of a massage. Most practitioners experience some kind of pain or injury at some point in their careers in thei...Read More

June 21, 2012

RBC June Outlook Highlights Alberta's Job Economy

This year started off an economic success for the province of Alberta, according to the most recent outlook from the Royal Bank of Canada. The June Provincial Outlook report reveals that Western Canada will dominate growth for the next two years. Da...Read More

June 20, 2012

Career Seekers Play Matchmaker When Hunting for Jobs

Finding the right fit for both the employer and employee is crucial to creating a productive workplace. Students pursuing careers in accounting and payroll should spend ample time researching potential employers before applying to jobs to ensure tha...Read More

June 19, 2012

Companies Need Skilled IT Workers to Ensure Tight Security

A company's emphasis on security can never be too strong. With the majority of businesses' data history stored using cloud computing, one tiny breach in the system can result in a catastrophic leak of all of their valuable - and at times confidentia...Read More

June 18, 2012

CDI Winnipeg Accounting and Payroll Grad Wins 2012 Silver Award

CDI College grads win CPA awards four years in a row Winnipeg, MB – June 18, 2012 – Once again, a CDI College alumna has earned honours from the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA). Arlene Casubuan, a graduate of the Accounting and Payroll Administra...Read More

June 7, 2012

Studies Prove the Beneficial Results of Massage Therapy Treatment

Massage therapy can help individuals with lower back pain and problems related to stress, according to new research from the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and the Annals of Internal Medicine. Looking at short-term and long-term benefit...Read More

June 7, 2012

CDI College Moves to New Campus in Surrey

Brand new Scott Road facility currently accepting applications for all career training programs Surrey, BC – June 8, 2012 – CDI College is pleased to announce the recent opening of a brand new campus in Surrey, BC . The new facility, located just of...Read More

June 6, 2012

New Film Series Looks at Mental Illness in Indonesia

A new film series called "Afflictions: Culture & Mental Illness in Indonesia" takes a look at mental illness in the developing world, profiling men, women and children living with schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder, anti-social personality disorde...Read More

June 5, 2012

New "Appliance" Synchronizes Company Tech Devices

Information technology companies are some of the fastest growing businesses in the business sphere today, creating demand for new software, hardware and workers to continue its success. As the emergence of new technological devices continues, IT dep...Read More

June 5, 2012

Use Your Online Presence to Catch an Employer's Attention

Whether they work in accounting firms, corporate accounting departments, small businesses or payroll departments, accounting and payroll professionals may find a range of employment opportunities in their field. However, if they're interested in wor...Read More

June 4, 2012

New "Appliance" Synchronizes Company Tech Devices

Information technology companies are some of the fastest growing businesses today, creating a greater demand for new software, hardware and workers. As new technology emerges, IT departments may have a more difficult time synchronizing all of their...Read More

June 1, 2012

CDI College Sponsors Vianney Academy of Learning Fundraiser

Campus volunteers to raise funds for kids with learning disabilities and mental illness at Bread and Honey Festival Mississauga, ON – June 1, 2012 – CDI College is teaming up with Vianney Academy of Learning to help raise funds and awareness for chi...Read More

May 31, 2012

Canada Boosts Mental Health Strategy

Canada reached a major milestone with the recent release of its first-ever mental health strategy. Thanks to the Mental Health Commission of Canada, healthcare experts, researchers, mental health professionals and those with living with mental illne...Read More

May 30, 2012

Start Off on the Right Foot as the New Accounting and Payroll Employee

Being the new person at work can be an exciting transition period for most professionals, whether they've just graduated from college or they're starting new careers. While some companies have orientation programs for their new employees, others sim...Read More

May 29, 2012

Healthcare Industry Calls for More IT Professionals

The need for IT professionals affects almost every industry across the country, including the healthcare sector. An industry with an overwhelming wealth of data such as the medical sphere needs up-to-date technology for organization purposes and to...Read More

May 28, 2012

Massage Therapists Can Help Relieve the Pain of Cancer Patients

Many students pursue post-secondary education as a way to gain the knowledge necessary to start a career helping others. Massage therapy professionals can help people in need, whether they suffer from a chronic illness or sports injury. Some canc...Read More

May 25, 2012

Find a Life of Happiness in a Compassionate Career

The most fulfilling jobs are those that spark a person's passions every day. Some people are lucky to discover their dream careers early on and they can continue to grow in their chosen fields for their entire professional lives. It's not uncommon f...Read More

May 24, 2012

Salvation Army Survey Reveals Nation's Compassion for Mental Health Issues

Recent research has demonstrated that Canadians as a whole feel a strong empathy toward those who suffer from addiction and mental illness. For the second year in a row, the Salvation Army has released research about the perceptions and attitudes am...Read More

May 23, 2012

Practical Nursing Career an Inspired Choice for CDI College Graduate

Personal experience with nurses motivates grad to pursue a career in healthcare Surrey, BC – May 23, 2012 – While some people may struggle with choosing a career, those who become practical nurses seem to be inspired to pursue this path. For recent...Read More

May 17, 2012

Practical Nurses Collaborate With Other Healthcare Professionals

The ability to collaborate with others is a necessity in most workplace. For practical nurses, this skill is even more essential. Practical nurses may assist dozens of patients each day, they may also work closely with registered nurses, doctors, lo...Read More

May 16, 2012

Career Change Opens Doors to Greater Opportunities

CDI College grad transitions to new career path with Accounting and Payroll Administrator diploma Richmond, BC – May 16, 2012 – Whether they’re looking for opportunities to grow or simply exploring new directions, many people go back to college in o...Read More

May 15, 2012

Addictions and Community Services Worker Program Launched at CDI in Ajax

Program expansion comes as community service field continues to grow in Ontario Ajax, ON – May 15, 2012 – CDI College is now offering the Addictions and Community Services Worker program at its Ajax campus in Ontario. At 52 weeks in length, the prog...Read More

May 14, 2012

Need a Career Change?

A recent study has shown that employees who stay with the same organization or within the same occupational field are more likely to suffer emotional exhaustion or job burnout, according to The Toronto Star. The new report, which was compiled by...Read More

May 10, 2012

Students Unleash Their Inner Detectives to Discover Job Posting Details

Sometimes job seekers may find an enticing job posting, only to discover that the employer's name isn't attached mentioned in the ad. As a result, they must apply for the position without knowing who they are directing their application to, blindly...Read More

May 9, 2012

New Medical Office Assistant Grad Success Video May 2012

Single mom talks about training for a new career at CDI College Abbotsford, BC – May 9, 2012 – CDI College has launched a new YouTube video that celebrates graduate success. In the clip, Sam, a recent grad from the Abbotsford campus , talks about he...Read More

May 9, 2012

Practical Nurses Must Keep Their Cool

Speaking poorly of a coworker in front of colleagues and discussing personal or inappropriate topics on the job are prime examples of unprofessional behavior. While it may be difficult to deal with pressures at work at times, it is vital that employ...Read More

May 8, 2012

Ontario Expects Surge in IT Industry

Waterloo, Ontario, may be the next hot region for Canada's Information Technology sector. According to the Waterloo Region Record, the growth can partially be attributed to a local tech association Communitech, whose new Hyperdrive program that will...Read More

May 7, 2012

CDI College Recognizes National Nurses Week

College gathering inspiring stories through social media about the impact nurses have on Canadians Edmonton, AB – May 7, 2012 – In honour of National Nurses Week, CDI College is launching a new contest. From May 7-13, 2012, entrants will be aske...Read More

May 3, 2012

IT Professionals Can Learn of Regional Opportunities at Career Fairs

Career fairs provide job seekers an opportunity to connect with businesses and organizations in their particular career fields. They're also excellent opportunities for Information Technology students who are gearing up for graduation to expedite th...Read More

May 2, 2012

Why CDI College Dental Assisting Grads Do So Well Video

CDI College Dental Assisting grads continue pass rate success streak Vancouver, BC – May 2, 2012 – CDI College has produced a brand new video that celebrates the continued success rate of graduates from the Dental Assisting program at the college’s...Read More

May 1, 2012

Canadian Recruiters Reveal that Accounting Professionals Continue to be Valuable

Even with the recovering economy, the accounting sector has remained a viable field. Companies have continued to recruit and invest in accounting professionals and consider them as valuable assets to an organization's operations. A recent survey...Read More

April 30, 2012

Employers Search for Skilled Tech Professionals

Students looking to start a successful career should pursue a field that is currently in demand. Many recruiters today are looking for people with solid technology skills to work in the field of IT. While business students can apply their skills...Read More

April 27, 2012

Go Back to School to Strengthen Career Skills

Those who opt to enter the workforce immediately after high school may quickly realize that most careers require further skill training and education. Even with professional experience in a variety of environments, they may still need a focused educ...Read More

April 25, 2012

Get the IT Job with a Tailored Resume

Revising a professional resume and handing it off to potential employers can be an overwhelming and laborious process. While most IT grads know their particular strengths, skill sets and work experience background, it can be difficult to communicate...Read More

April 24, 2012

Organization and Boundaries Will Help With Career Balance

Balancing a career with time for a spouse, children, friends and other hobbies is a skill that all professionals aim to master. Some qualities that are effective at work - planning, communicating and delegating - can be implemented in a person's soc...Read More

April 23, 2012

Career Training Can Boost Employability

Employers want valuable employees. Those who have the right training, keep up with industry trends and strive to contribute to the success of a company would be considered assest to any organization. Whether currently secure at a job or on the hu...Read More

April 20, 2012

Patience and a Sense of Humor Are Good Traits for the IT Sector

Computer Support Technicians spend a great deal of time answering customers' questions, concerns and complaints while maintaining a calm attitude the whole time. Even though the majority of inquiries are computer and tech related, these pros may hav...Read More

April 19, 2012

Retiring Baby Boomers Create Opportunities for Healthcare Grads

The healthcare sector is growing in many provinces across Canada. One major reason for growth is the number of retirements by members of the baby boom generation. And, just as the generation of Canadians born between 1946-64 reaches retirement age,...Read More

April 18, 2012

Energy Industry Needs Accounting Professionals in Alberta

The outlook for accounting and payroll specialists in Alberta is a bright one, according to The Financial Post. Particularly, the energy field sector is looking to fill numerous positions within the finance field. The type of candidates this industr...Read More

April 17, 2012

CDI College New Business Management Program in Ontario

New diploma program offers a fundamental education that opens doors to the business world Toronto, ON – April 17, 2012 – In order to help students keep up with the dynamic and constantly evolving business world, CDI College is now offering the Busin...Read More

April 16, 2012

Watch Out for Common Interview Mistakes

Naturally, job interview jitters can cause interviewees to make mistakes. While some errors are more unusual than others, but there are several common mishaps to new grad should avoid when meeting with a recruiting director. CareerBuilder Canada...Read More

April 13, 2012

Stay productive during busy accounting seasons

Accounting professionals can work long hours, particularly during tax season. During hectic periods, it's important to try and staying productive. Here are some techniques that can you help boost your energy, stay motivated and accomplish as much as...Read More

April 12, 2012

Hospitality Programs Launch Across British Columbia

New hospitality training programs available at campus locations across British Columbia Vancouver, BC – April 11, 2012 – CDI College has launched three new career training programs designed to meet the demand for professionals in British Co...Read More

April 12, 2012

New Website Helps IT Professionals Connect

Kovasys IT Recruitment recently launched a new social networking site, TechGlobe.org, to create a place for IT professionals to share news, common industry problems and the latest job opportunities in their surrounding regions. Young professionals w...Read More

April 11, 2012

Build a Respectable Reputation as a Practical Nurse

Practical nursing students have a reputation to uphold both inside and outside of the classroom. As healthcare professionals they must maintain a level of credibility and trust in order to work with their patients, fellow nurses and other members of...Read More

April 10, 2012

Accounting and Payroll Students Excel with Career-Based Training

Nothing stands out more to an employer than a student with strong skills in their chosen fields. An ideal candidate for an accounting and payroll administrator position has experience organizing a large number of workers' payroll information, unders...Read More

April 4, 2012

Cloud Computing to Increase Job Growth by the Millions

By 2015, Vancouver expects to gain 6,000 jobs as a result of the adoption of cloud-based computing technology, according to the Vancouver Sun. The cloud will support the development of 14 million jobs worldwide - 70,000 of which will be rooted in Ca...Read More

April 3, 2012

Career Changes Made Easy with Skills-Based Training

Making a career change can be a scary decision for anyone. But, sometimes starting a career in a new field may be the necessary first step toward a more fulfilling life. One of the best methods for career changers to put themselves out there is t...Read More

April 3, 2012

Addictions and Community Services Worker Info Session in Mississauga April 2012

Learn how you can make a difference in your community by training at CDI College Mississauga, ON – April 3, 2012 – Addictions and community service work is an ideal career choice for those who want to make a difference in their community. CDI Colleg...Read More

April 2, 2012

Talk to IT Professionals Before Choosing Classes

The need for professionals in the technological sphere is on the rise, particularly when it comes to computer support specialists, IT systems analysts and network engineers, according to the Information Technology Association of Canada. For those...Read More

March 29, 2012

CDI College Launches Legal Administrative Assistant Program in Ontario

Master the tools for success in this fascinating career field Toronto, ON - March 29, 2012 – CDI College now offering its industry-recognized Legal Administrative Assistant program at all six Ontario campuses . Students of the new program will acqui...Read More

March 28, 2012

Employers Search for IT Workers with Coding Skills

Understanding computer coding is not just a skill for professional programmers. Any tech professional - and even nontechnical professionals - can gain a competitive edge by learning the basic skills of programming and the language of computer codes....Read More

March 27, 2012

Alberta's Practical Nursing Field is Projected to Grow through 2015

Aspiring healthcare professionals in Alberta may find wealth of job opportunities in the healthcare sector in the next few years. The practical nursing field is expected to grow at a steady pace through the next three years, according to the Alberta...Read More

March 27, 2012

New Payroll and Income Tax Practitioner Program in BC

Campuses in British Columbia now offering Payroll and Income Tax Practitioner program Vancouver, BC - March 27, 2012 – CDI College, one of Canada's premiere career-training providers, is accepting applications for its Payroll and Income Tax Practiti...Read More

March 26, 2012

Dress to Impress as an Accountant

From graphic design companies to major accounting firms, the proper way to dress varies in industries across the board. As an accounting and payroll administrator, the right attire may include a blouse, blazer, matching skirt and heels, while for an...Read More

March 23, 2012

New Addictions and Community Services Worker Program in Mississauga and Scarborough

Graduates will be prepared for rewarding careers in community and social service work Mississauga, ON – March 9, 2012 - CDI College is now offering the Addictions and Community Services Worker program at its Mississauga and Scarborough campuses. Stu...Read More

March 22, 2012

Choose a Career Path Within a Growing Industry

When students are in search of a certificate or diploma, they can benefit from researching the employment outlook for particular fields that they wish to pursue. One of the top industries with a positive future employment rate is information technol...Read More

March 22, 2012

Explore Career Training Options for Today’s Job Market at CDI College Open House

More than 50 career-training programs featured at campuses across the country Toronto, ON – March 21, 2012 – More than two thirds of all new jobs created in Canada between now and 2015 will require post-secondary education, according to Human Res...Read More

March 9, 2012

Assist Others as a Help Desk Analyst

Those with a knack for IT systems can share their skills with others by entering the tech support field. As help desk analysts, they can use their knowledge of computers to advance their careers and assist people who may not understand the framework...Read More

March 8, 2012

Students Prepare for the Hiring Surge in BC

The technology sector in British Columbia has shown no sign of slowing down this year. According to a new survey from the British Columbia Technology Industry Association (BCTIA), the field expects to create more than 3,000 new jobs in 2012. Over...Read More

March 7, 2012

Practical Nurses Are In-Demand in Calgary

The Calgary Economic Development office recently released its report of the top jobs in demand in the city. Licensed practical nurses took the second spot in the top five, which was dominated by various healthcare positions. "The growth rate in t...Read More

March 6, 2012

Get Ahead With a Professional Demeanor

Levels of professionalism can vary from workplace to workplace. Burgeoning professionals seeking careers in the accounting field will likely have to become accustomed to a corporate style which may differ from other industries. When new employees ma...Read More

March 5, 2012

Collaborating With Colleagues Is a Must for Tech Professionals

Most modern organizations opt for a collaborative environment where distinctive departments overlap and work together instead of sticking to their particular field. Product managers, idea-driven professionals and information technology staff now mus...Read More

March 2, 2012

Pursue Careers at Canada's Greenest Companies

Environmentally-friendly students entering their careers in Toronto, Victoria or Waterloo have a wealth of green companies to choose from for employment opportunities, according to The Globe and Mail. The newspaper compiled a comprehensive list o...Read More

March 2, 2012

The UN Supports Women in IT With a New Educational Resource Portal

The United Nations(UN) has recently launched a new web portal to encourage more young women to prepare for careers in information and communication technology. The site, called Girls In ICT (girlsinict.org), is designed to help girls between the age...Read More

March 1, 2012

Why Students Should Seek a Practical Nursing Career

Students debating whether or not they should become a practical nurse may wonder what the difference is from a registered nursing career. Before students enroll in a program to obtain a practical nursing diploma, they should learn the differences be...Read More

March 1, 2012

Becoming an Early Childhood Educator

Training and Working in Early Childhood Education Working in the early childhood education field may seem fun and playful, but these positions require specific skills and qualities. Find out about the qualifications and training programs that are ne...Read More

February 29, 2012

Business Courses

Management skills can easily be aquired through college business courses Toronto, ON - September 23, 2010 - It doesn't matter whether you're the owner of a small company or a manager of a large multi-national corporation, learning business fundam...Read More

February 29, 2012

Part-Time Job in Business School

Burnaby, BC - October 19, 2010 - If you're taking business courses at CDI College, you've probably got your eyes set on a particular job as soon as you graduate. However, it might be possible to kick start your career with a part-time job while you'...Read More

February 29, 2012

Employers Want IT Professionals with Strong Writing Skills

A career in the technology industry requires more than just knowledge of the intricate workings of computers. As more business communications are conducted through email, instant messaging, PowerPoint presentations and other formats, the ability to...Read More

February 28, 2012

Generations Can Learn From Each Other to Excel on the Job

Entering the real world as a new professional can be a daunting experience. Acting timid around other employees or expecting advancement within weeks of being hired are common behavioral patterns displayed by new workers once they start in the workp...Read More

February 27, 2012

Weddings and Cinderella Dreams

Event planners have to be on top of their game when planning glitzy weddings Richmond, BC - March 19, 2010 - Many brides have been dreaming of their wedding day their entire lives and, for some, to achieve their ultimate wedding, many corners mus...Read More

February 27, 2012

Camps Aim to Attract More Women into IT

Women have swiftly climbed the ladder of the technology industry in the past year. Now, code-writing camps have emerged that are geared specifically toward women in the hopes of attracting more females into the IT field. Less than 29.9 per cent o...Read More

February 24, 2012

IT Students Have Top Career Picks in Toronto

Anyone in pursuit of a career in the technology sector can start searching in Toronto, where some of the top employers in the industry are situated. Companies like Accenture, Agfa HealthCare, eHealth Ontario and Intelex Technologies are top-rated em...Read More

February 24, 2012

Processing Dental Insurance Claims Just One Task for the Dental Receptionist

Dental receptionist training keeps office administration staff up-to-date on latest skills Burnaby, BC - July 7, 2010 - Among a dental receptionist's duties , one of the most important is handling the medical billing and processing dental insuran...Read More

February 23, 2012

Successful Professionals Can Benefit from Returning to School

Even successful professionals may need to return to school after years technology after years in the workforce. While their business ideas may be sound and effective, the skills needed to keep up with constantly evolving technology could require a r...Read More

February 22, 2012

Modern Nurses Making More Money Due to Staff Shortages

Students intent on obtaining a job as a licensed practical nurse know that there will be long hours ahead in their new career. Fortunately, a new report reveals that the often long hours put in by healthcare professionals are paying off - literally....Read More

February 22, 2012

Employers Use LinkedIn and Facebook to Recruit IT Grads

Students and college graduates can now use various social networking sites to find the right job. Recruiters are increasingly using services such as LinkedIn and even Facebook to reach out to potential employees. While LinkedIn is the more obviou...Read More

February 21, 2012

Cisco Canada to Hire 300 IT Employees in 2012

In 2012, Cisco Canada plans to hire 300 full-time research and development employees in an effort to expand the company's next-generation technology. The new information services will include internet routing, broadband internet and communications s...Read More

February 20, 2012

Canada's Capital Region Boosts Jobs in Tech Industry

High-technology companies are contributing to the decline in unemployment rates in the Greater Victoria region, according to the Vancouver Sun. One company, Edoc Systems Group, has contributed to the increase of jobs in the district after hiring 10...Read More

February 20, 2012

Today's Nurses Transform the Traditional Career Mold

Today, practical nurses work in acute care hospitals, community care agencies and other settings to help those in need. While the traditional practical nursing role is still an essential element of the healthcare system, the field of nursing itself...Read More

February 17, 2012

Some of Toronto’s Top Employers Are Accounting Firms

With companies such as KPMG and Ernst & Young stationed in Toronto , young accounting professionals may find the city to be the best bet when pursuing a career at a highly respectable firm. The Globe and Mail announced Greater Toronto's Top Empl...Read More

February 16, 2012

The UN Supports Women in IT With a New Educational Resource Portal

The United Nations(UN) recently launched a new web portal to encourage more young women to prepare for careers in information and communication technology. The site, called Girls In ICT (girlsinict.org), is designed to help girls between the ages of...Read More

February 14, 2012

Alberta Needs More Nurses

The nursing workforce in Alberta is one of the lowest in the country, sitting well below the national average, according to a report from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI). This statistic is one that Alberta’s nursing supporters w...Read More

February 14, 2012

Dental Assisting Grads Pass NDAEB Exam February 2012

Grads from Surrey and Burnaby campuses beat national average once again Surrey, BC – February 14, 2012 – Graduates from the Dental Assisting program at CDI College have earned a 100% passing rate on the National Dental Assisting Examination Board (N...Read More

February 13, 2012

Tablets May Raise the Bar for IT Professionals

Completing coursework and taking notes are not as commonly completed with a pen and pencil anymore. And, while laptops are still widely used in the classroom, more and more students are opting to use portable tablet devices instead. Now that attacha...Read More

February 8, 2012

Manitoba Seeks to Replace Retiring Nurses with Recent Grads

Manitoba may witness a major demand for nurses in the near future, according to the results of the recent study by the Canadian Institute for Health Information. The survey revealed that 40.2 per cent of Manitoba's nurses - about 5,000 workers - are...Read More

February 6, 2012

Survey Shows Growth in Canadian IT Hiring

Almost 100 per cent of responses from a business survey said that employers will either increase hiring of IT staff in 2012 or remain at the same level. The survey included 200 companies that showed healthy signs of growth, especially in areas inclu...Read More

February 3, 2012

Tips For IT Grads

Understanding business objectives and how to improve the bottom line has always been a highly valuable skill for employees to possess. Broadening IT skills, however, has increasingly become just as important. While IT grads are a coveted commodit...Read More

February 2, 2012

Victoria Region Boosts Jobs in Tech Industry

High-tech companies are contributing to the decline in unemployment rates in the Greater Victoria region, according to the Vancouver Sun. One company, Edoc Systems Group, has contributed to the increase of jobs in the district after hiring 10 employ...Read More

February 2, 2012

CDI College Launches Optimal Resume Service

Students and grads can now build and share resumes with potential employers online Vancouver, BC – February 2, 2012 – CDI College has teamed with Optimal Resume, an online resume building service, for student and alumni use free of charge. Starting...Read More

February 1, 2012

Canada Needs Skilled IT Professionals

Finding the right candidates for the job has become a main concern for employers in the information technology field. According to experts, IT is one of the jobs of the future, significantly contributing to the number of new jobs that have appeared...Read More

January 31, 2012

CDI College Now Offering Oil and Gas Administration in Edmonton West and Calgary South

Oil and gas industry set to invest $67.3 billion in Canada in 2012 Edmonton, AB – January 31, 2012 – CDI College is now offering its popular Oil and Gas Administration program at campuses in Edmonton West and Calgary South in order to meet the deman...Read More

January 30, 2012

Canadian Government Invests in Science and Technology Fields

The federal government has recently contributed significant funds to the science and technology fields to help improve the economy in Northumberland, Ontario and other regions, according to a report by the Northumberland View. "Our government is...Read More

January 25, 2012

CDI College Agreement With IMI in Switzerland

Travel and Tourism, Event Coordinator and Management grads have chance to enhance credentials Vancouver, BC - January 25, 2012 – Graduates of the Event Coordinator and Management and Travel and Tourism programs at CDI College have an opportunity to...Read More

January 25, 2012

Tech Editors Predict Industry Trends for 2012

In a report from IT World Canada, tech editors looked back on the events that drove technology to where it is today and pinpointed the specific trends for 2012. IT professionals and students of networking and computer program should pay close attent...Read More

January 24, 2012

Cross-Platform Technology Sparks Greater Requirements from IT Professionals

Several different industries requiring the use of IT services have begun to accommodate a wide variety of computer platforms. One Toronto-based call center has recently begun to use an agent that is capable of running on multiple browsers and comput...Read More

January 23, 2012

British Columbia Hires More Young IT Professionals in 2012

A recent survey conducted by online jobsite Careerbuilder.ca reported that British Columbia is one region in the country adding an increased number of workers in the information technology field in 2012. According to the report, the number of employ...Read More

January 20, 2012

Canadian Government Must Migrate to the Cloud, Says IT Industry Group

In order for the Canadian government's IT infrastructure to remain reliable, officials should migrate much of the country's networked services to cloud-based systems, says a leading IT industry group, according to the Montreal Gazette. Dave MacDo...Read More

January 20, 2012

Low Jobless Rate Creates Demand

The jobless rate in Sudbury, Ontario has many other regions in the country wondering what they can do to achieve the same low number. With an unemployment rate of 5.6 per cent, the Nickel City possesses one of the eight lowest jobless rates out of C...Read More

January 18, 2012

Number of Male Nurses Doubles in 10 Years

In today's challenging economy, many people are looking for career paths that offer stability. According to Macleans, nursing is becoming increasingly attractive to many people, including men. Macleans reports that according to the Canadian Nursi...Read More

January 17, 2012

Virtual Offices Signal Growth in IT Sector

For students enrolled in CDI College's range of computer networking courses , the employment market looks bright. According to The Vancouver Sun, increasing numbers of professionals are turning their backs on traditional office-based interactions wi...Read More

January 16, 2012

Ontario Tech Industry Sees Increased Growth

There has never been a better time to advance your career in technology by enrolling in networking training at CDI College . According to the Windsor Star, the technology industry in Ontario is booming, with many companies seeing continued growth de...Read More

January 13, 2012

Security Issues Still a Concern for CIOs

Despite potential increases in efficiency and reduced operational costs, many Canadian chief information officers (CIOs) are still reluctant to embrace cloud-based services, reports IT World Canada. In a survey of leading Canadian CIOs, IT World...Read More

January 12, 2012

Canada Needs Young Graduates in the Nursing Field

According to a report by the Medicine Hat News, Alberta does not have enough nurses to meet the needs of its citizens. Ken Sauer, chair of the Palliser Triangle Health Advisory Council, comments on the expensive nature of healthcare, and how medical...Read More

January 11, 2012

Tech Entrepreneurs to Receive Boost From Trillium Foundation

Ontario-based Information Technology professionals looking to start their own businesses may be eligible for grants to help get their ventures off the ground. The Vancouver Sun reports that the WETech Alliance will use a $95,000 grant funded through...Read More

January 9, 2012

Facebook Hiring Spree Highlights Growth in Technology Sector

As social networking website Facebook continues to grow in popularity around the world, the company is once again creating jobs to match the pace of its expansion, according to The Toronto Star. Students enrolled in computer networking training at C...Read More

January 6, 2012

New Legislation Could Make Savings Plans More Accessible

In an attempt to make saving for the future a reality for more Canadians, many provincial governments are discussing ways in which new Pooled Registered Pension Plan (PRPP) legislation can be implemented. Students enrolled in the Accounting and P...Read More

January 5, 2012

Art Provides Nurses with Outlet for Stress

Nurses faced with patients suffering from serious injuries in Victoria have turned to painting and other forms of artistic expression to help them cope with the rigours of the job, according to the Victoria Times-Colonist. Art is one of the more...Read More

January 4, 2012

Technology Predicted to Be Central to the Workplace in the Future

The future may be uncertain, but most believe that technology will continue to play a central role in it. The Chronicle Herald recently picked the brain of noted futurist Jim Carroll, whose prediction that jobs are "poised to change dramaticall...Read More

January 3, 2012

Canadian Government Helping to Fight Diabetes in Alberta

While there are many reasons to enroll in nursing programs, many students pursue a career in the healthcare industry specifically to help individuals facing life-threatening conditions. Those who are interested in assisting people suffering from dia...Read More

January 3, 2012

Employment Market in Alberta Expanding Rapidly

Despite an uncertain economy and growing concern about job security, employment opportunities are growing faster in the province of Alberta than anywhere else in Canada, reports The Calgary Herald. Analysts expect to see growing demand for qualif...Read More

December 22, 2011

Cloud-Based Technology Making an Impact in Healthcare Sector

Cloud-based products, also known as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), are growing in the Canadian telecommunications industry. Students who want to begin a new career in this exciting and challenging sector can enroll in networking training at CDI Colle...Read More

December 21, 2011

CDI Rocks the Party Lip Dub Video and Contest

New video shows how launching a new career can be a truly transformational experience Vancouver, BC – December 21, 2011 – This New Year, CDI College is sharing the spirit of transformation that comes from finding a new career with an online vide...Read More

December 16, 2011

Nova Scotia Nurses Say So Long to Scrubs

The nursing field is one that is constantly changing, and nowhere is that more evident than in the uniforms that nurses wear. From the traditional white linen outfits of yesteryear to the muted green scrubs synonymous with modern healthcare, nurses'...Read More

December 15, 2011

IT Industry Doing More to Attract Promising Graduates

Information technologies are an integral part of nearly every business around, and the industry is hoping to attract the next wave of tech professionals to fill future job occupancies. Companies across the country are launching a series of endeavors...Read More

December 14, 2011

Winnipeg Police to Upgrade IT Networks

The Winnipeg Police Service (WPS) plans to launch a major Information Technology upgrade that will improve its communications network and enable officers to operate more efficiently, according to the Winnipeg Sun. The $8.25 million project will r...Read More

December 13, 2011

SAS Canada and Transunion Create Consortium to Combat Fraud

Two of Canada's largest financial services firms, SAS Canada and Transunion, recently announced the formation of a consortium to tackle financial fraud. The partnership will draw heavily on Transunion's extensive database of financial information...Read More

December 6, 2011

Quebec Government Launches New Energy Efficiency Initiative Through Partnership

Officials from the Quebec government recently announced plans to develop several energy efficiency initiatives in the province. The projects will be developed through partnerships between public and private sector organizations, according to the Mon...Read More

December 5, 2011

CDI College Winter Grad 2011 in BC

Surrey and Abbotsford graduates celebrated at convocation ceremonies. Surrey, BC – December 5, 2011 – Family and friends joined faculty, staff and students to congratulate and honour graduates from the Surrey and Abbotsford campuses at two separate...Read More

December 2, 2011

Demand for Nurses Grips Much of the Country

With an aging population and numerous advancements in healthcare technologies and practices, nurses are in high demand across the country. From Alberta to Nova Scotia, these healthcare professionals are highly sought, meaning that nursing schools co...Read More

December 1, 2011

Despite Medical Breakthroughs, HIV Care in Canada Still Needs Improvement

December 1 was World AIDS Day. While scientific advances have led to breakthroughs in treatment of HIV/AIDS, some experts and advocates say that care management for Canadians living with the disease still needs improvement. According to the Toronto...Read More

November 30, 2011

Start Your Journey Towards a Network Administrator Position Today

With technology becoming more ubiquitous by the day, companies throughout the country are reinvesting in their technological infrastructures and looking for talented network administrators to run them. This versatile and in-demand career path requir...Read More

November 29, 2011

Edmonton Copper Jackets 2011 Social Service Award Nomination

CDI’s Edmonton City Center Campus Director represents Copper Jackets at N.P.D.A Luncheon Edmonton, AB – November 29, 2011 – CDI College’s Kyle Ferbey, Director of the Edmonton City Center campus, attended the National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheo...Read More

November 22, 2011

New Plan Could See the Government Funding Networking Jobs

With advances in modern technology, establishing a strong network is integral to the growth of small- and medium-sized businesses. In an effort to help these enterprises develop these essential resources, the Canadian government has announced a new...Read More

November 17, 2011

Booming Business Drives Need for Payroll Professionals

When businesses begin seeking employees with a background in payroll and accounting , it's a positive sign for the economy. As such, good news is on the way for residents of Manitoba, as a recently released study from Statistics Canada claims that w...Read More

November 16, 2011

CDI College Fights Against Hunger and Malnutrition

Mississauga campus makes a difference with food drive for the local food bank Mississagua, ON - November 16, 2011 - CDI College staff and students in Mississauga care about their community. They find great opportunities to get involved and mean...Read More

November 16, 2011

CDI College Holds Fall Blood Drives Across the Country

Proud to participate, students and staff save lives! Calgary, AB - November 16, 2011 - CDI College staff and students in Calgary City Center and Canadian Blood Services join forces for a fall blood drive on November 16 & 17, 2011 . The Cana...Read More

November 15, 2011

More IT Positions on Their Way to Edmonton, AB

While many people may be familiar with the basics of computers and technology, many of the jobs of the future will require a greater understanding of these areas. As such, computer courses could lay the groundwork for a promising career in a number...Read More

November 15, 2011

CDI-Dental-Assisting-Grads-Success-Fall-2011

Burnaby and Surrey grads hit 100% passing rate, surpass national averages again Burnaby, BC – November 15, 2011 – Graduates of the Dental Assisting program at CDI College in Burnaby and Surrey , BC obtained 100% passing rates on the National Dental...Read More

November 15, 2011

Accountants Can Find Work in Burgeoning Oil and Gas Industry

Unlike other areas of study, students enrolled in accountant courses have employment opportunities across a wealth of industries and businesses. One of the fields that's currently looking for talented accountants is the Canadian oil and gas industry...Read More

November 15, 2011

CDI College Grad Named Business Development Manager at Prestigious Technology Firm

A good education is the best way to get ahead in the professional world. No one knows that better than Keith La Rose, a graduate of CDI College who managed to turn his diploma into a business development manager position at noted subsea technologies...Read More

November 14, 2011

Professionals Help Bring Information to the Masses

No matter what the industry may be, IT professionals are the lifeblood of modern business. These highly skilled employees manage to keep the day-to-day operations of a business running smoothly, and with the growing omnipresence of the internet, the...Read More

November 3, 2011

99Designs Gives Graphic Designers a New Outlet for Employment

In the modern business landscape, a strong web presence is a necessity. As a result, there is a constant demand for talented graphic designers with creative vision. Designers who are looking to broaden their horizons are in luck, as a popular online...Read More

November 3, 2011

Dental Assistants Have a Diverse Array of Employment Options

Healthcare continues to be one of the fastest-growing industries across the country, and while the need for trained physicians and nurses is widely reported, the country is also in need of talented dental assistants. Yet while students enrolled in h...Read More

November 3, 2011

Explore a Career in Graphic Design

CDI College in Winnipeg is holding a Graphic Design Open House Winnipeg, MB – November 3, 2011 – CDI College’s Winnipeg campus is opening its doors to the public on November 7, 2011 to highlight career options in the graphic design industry ....Read More

November 2, 2011

How to Become a Resident Care Attendant

Hands-on training at CDI is the first step to career in Resident Care Abbotsford, BC - March 18, 2010 - Over the past several years, demand for Health Care Assistants (HCAs) has increased as the population ages. HCAs have an important role in the...Read More

October 31, 2011

Calgary City Centre Campus Celebrates 2011 Grads

Fall convocation ceremony marks the beginning of successful careers for new professionals Calgary, AB – October 31, 2011 – Families and friends gathered with staff, faculty and honored guests at the John Dutton Theatre in the Calgary Public Library...Read More

October 28, 2011

CDI College Pointe-Claire Blood Drive

Campus reminds community “It takes all of us to save lives!” Pointe-Claire, QC - October 27, 2011 - CDI College in Pointe-Claire held a successful blood drive on Tuesday, October 25, 2011. In total, 29 donations were made and several participants...Read More

October 26, 2011

CDI College in Ontario Launches Four New Technology Programs

CDI College Introduces Four New IT Programs in Ontario Toronto, ON - October 26, 2011 - More and more Canadians are finding themselves immersed in technology based applications on a daily basis, whether they’re spending time on a computer, mobile ph...Read More

October 26, 2011

Male Nursing Students are Changing the Face of the Profession

Things are changing at many Alberta nursing schools , as a growing number of men have begun pursuing careers in this field, opening doors for men who may have previously been reluctant to become a nurse. According to Yahoo News, one college bas...Read More

October 26, 2011

Nursing Programs Give Students a Leg up in Their Job Search

For the past several years, Canada has been gripped by a serious shortage of nursing professionals, leading to increased wait times at hospitals, nurses putting off their retirement to meet demand, and a growing need for nursing school graduates in...Read More

October 26, 2011

CDI College in Victoria Helps You Fight the Flu with a Free Vaccination Clinic

Find out if you’re eligible for a free flu vaccine Fall is a beautiful season to enjoy, with sunny days and ample time to get out and enjoy the outdoors. But it’s also a busy time to get through, with the holiday season around the corner and exams t...Read More

October 13, 2011

Best eBooks for the iPad

The iPad provides a vast number of conveniences for studying and learning, as well as preparing for future employment and business decisions. Many of the books in the iTunes store are inexpensive or free and allow iPad users the ability to read and...Read More

October 13, 2011

Richmond Campus of CDI College Now Offering Early Childhood Education Diploma Program

New opportunity for those looking to pursue career working in daycares, preschools Richmond, BC – October 13, 2011 – One of the most rewarding careers in the education industry is contributing to the early development of infant, toddler and presc...Read More

October 11, 2011

Addictions and Community Services Worker Open House Winnipeg

Find out how you can make a difference in your community Winnipeg, MB – October 11, 2011 - CDI College welcomes prospective students to the Addictions & Community Services Worker Open House on October 13, 2011 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm at its Winnip...Read More

October 6, 2011

Addictions and Community Services Worker Program to Support Local Toronto Community

New program gives Toronto-area residents opportunity to train for in-demand social service career Toronto, ON – October, 6, 2011 - CDI College is introducing a new academic program to its Toronto campus: the Addictions and Community Service Worker d...Read More

October 5, 2011

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

CDI College is doing its part to raise awareness and funds during Breast Cancer Awareness Month Winnipeg, MB - October 5, 2010 - Most of us have probably seen the increase of the color pink over the past few days, and this is expected to continue...Read More

October 3, 2011

New CDI College Campuses in Mississauga and Scarborough

Evolving business, technology and healthcare fields bring demand for career training in Ontario Mississauga, ON – October 3, 2011 – CDI College is pleased to announce the recent opening of two new campuses in Mississauga and Scarborough in response...Read More

September 30, 2011

CDI College 2011 Charity Pizza Challenge Results

Edmonton, AB - September 30, 2011 – Five teams made up of staff and faculty from CDI College battled it out at various locations downtown today in an apprentice-style competition for charity . The winning team, Team Rooftoppers, raised $3,774.32 for...Read More

September 27, 2011

Why iPads are Environmentally Friendly

Calgary, AB - September 27, 2011 - By now, we’ve all heard about the amazing features of the iPad. Like a technological superhero, the iPad seems to do it all. But this powerful device does more than just give you easy access to surf the web, check...Read More

September 26, 2011

CDI College Edmonton Charity Pizza Challenge 2011

Edmonton City Centre campus staff and faculty to sell pizza for a good cause Edmonton, AB - September 26, 2011 - Leave your lunches at home on September 30, 2011 and pitch in to support a great cause. CDI College Edmonton City Centre campus staff an...Read More

September 23, 2011

CDI College Campus Director Named to 2011 Sizzling Twenty Under 30 List

City Centre director recognized as a leader by Edmontonians Magazine Edmonton, AB – September 20, 2011 – CDI College congratulates Edmonton City Centre Campus Director Kyle Ferbey on his recognition as one of the city’s top achievers. Edmontonians m...Read More

September 23, 2011

Top Ten Reasons to Use eBooks

Vancouver, BC – September 23, 2011 – Tired of lugging around a heavy backpack full of textbooks? Now you can easily carry an entire library of books right in your pocket. Check out our top ten reasons why you should consider going digital with eBook...Read More

September 16, 2011

Turn Your iPad into the Ultimate Student Organizer

The best iPad apps for staying on top of your school work Edmonton, AB - September 16, 2011 - With the lazy days of summer behind us and classes now underway, it’s time to get organized. Luckily, there are now various apps to help turn your iPad int...Read More

September 9, 2011

CDI College Best Education iPad Apps

Maximize your iPad learning experience with these helpful tools Learning on your new iPad extends beyond your class notes and eTextbooks. In fact, iPad apps are the hottest tools for discovering new subjects or for organizing aspects of your school...Read More

September 7, 2011

iPad Functionality Makes the Workplace Run Smoother

Learning on an iPad will help prepare CDI College grads for their new, fast-paced careers Surrey, BC – September 7, 2011 - It’s no coincidence that many tech-savvy offices have adopted iPads into their workplace . As early adopters of the te...Read More

September 6, 2011

Open House at CDI College Shows Students How to Compete in High-Tech Marketplace

New iPad initiative prepares grads for changing employment landscape Vancouver, BC - September 6, 2011 - CDI College campuses across the country will open their doors to the general public on September 14, 2011 for an informative evening about the l...Read More

September 2, 2011

Check-In and Win at the CDI College Open House!

Use Social Media to Win Big Prizes! Vancouver, BC – September 2, 2011 – Join us for a fun and informative night at a CDI campus near you - and spread the word through social media. Simply check-in to a CDI campus during the open house and you’ll be...Read More

August 31, 2011

iPads Provide Both Learning and Career Focused Benefits

Students in all program areas will reap the benefits of learning on an iPad Calgary, AB - August 31, 2011 - Graduation is both exciting and terrifying at the same time. Year after year students go through the same emotions - excited to finish colleg...Read More

August 29, 2011

CDI College Part of Largest Post-Secondary iPad Initiative in North America

Students to experience interactive learning this fall Vancouver, BC - August 29, 2011– This fall, new students at CDI College can cross textbook shopping off of their back-to-school lists. Starting September 1, 2011 approximately 1,000 incoming stud...Read More

August 24, 2011

CDI College Holds Summer Blood Drives Across the Country

Staff and students participate in blood drives for fourth consecutive year Toronto, ON – July 5, 2012 – CDI College campuses across the country will participate in blood drives this summer to help save the lives. Blood donation is a cause that is cl...Read More

August 24, 2011

CDI College Launches Graphic Design Program in British Columbia

Digital media field expected to grow over next several years. Surrey, BC – August 24, 2011 – CDI College is launching a brand-new Graphic Design diploma program at its Abbotsford, Surrey and Victoria campuses in response to increasing demand for ver...Read More

August 23, 2011

Dental Assisting Grads Ace June 2011 NDAEB Exam

Burnaby campus grads obtain 100% passing rate, beat national average once again Burnaby, BC – August 23, 2011 – Once again, graduates of the Dental Assisting program at CDI College’s Burnaby campus have earned a 100% passing rate on the National Den...Read More

August 16, 2011

CDI College New Campus Victoria British Columbia

Vancouver Island residents can now benefit from CDI’s 40-year career training history Victoria, BC – August 16, 2011 – CDI College has opened a new campus in Victoria , BC, making it easier for residents of the Island to get the career training they...Read More

August 16, 2011

CDI College Sponsors Homelessness Advocate in Winnipeg

Mark Horvath’s visit to campus inspires “We Are Visible” scholarship for prospective students Winnipeg, MB - August 16, 2011 – Students, staff and members of the community gathered at CDI College in Winnipeg on August 9 th to learn how internatio...Read More

August 10, 2011

CDI College Introduces Upgraded Pharmacy Technician Program in Burnaby

CDI College recently introduced the upgraded Pharmacy Technician program at the CDI College Burnaby campus . The new curriculum will prepare those who want to play a crucial role within the pharmacy industry in British Columbia. The role of pharmacy...Read More

August 9, 2011

Free Personal Computer Workshop CDI College Abbotsford

CDI College technology staff and students will be on hand to diagnose your personal computer problems. Abbotsford, BC – August 9, 2011 – CDI College in Abbotsford is offering the public a free Personal Computer Workshop on August 17, 2011 from 1:00-...Read More

August 2, 2011

CDI College Free Personal Health Seminar Abbotsford

General public encouraged to drop in for free personalized health advice Abbotsford, BC – August 2, 2011 – CDI College in Abbotsford will open its doors to the public for a free Personal Health Seminar on August 10, 2011. Attendees will have the opp...Read More

July 26, 2011

CDI College Practical Nursing Program Lifelong Career

Applications currently being accepted for upcoming fall start at three Lower Mainland campuses Vancouver, BC – July 26, 2011 – CDI College still has open spaces for the September start of its Practical Nursing program. This one year program will pre...Read More

July 21, 2011

CDI College Introduces iPads to Campuses across Canada

New learning tools will arrive in September 2011 Vancouver, BC – July 20, 2011 – As of September 1, 2011, students at CDI College campuses across the country will be training for new careers using iPads and e-textbooks . All students who enrol...Read More

July 12, 2011

CDI College to Hold Open Houses Across British Columbia

Vancouver, BC - July 12, 2011 - CDI College will hold open houses at each of its British Columbia campus locations on Wednesday, July 27, 2011 from 4:00-7:00pm . The open houses will provide prospective students with information about the college’s...Read More

June 28, 2011

CDI College Practical Nursing Open House Winnipeg Campus

Campus officials will host encore session thanks to overwhelming response to new program Winnipeg, MB – June 28, 2011 – CDI College is giving potential students another opportunity to learn about the new Practical Nursing program at the Winnipeg...Read More

June 16, 2011

Join CDI College in Celebrating the Grand Opening of Calgary South Campus on June 22, 2011

CDI College adds a new career training option in Alberta Calgary, Alberta - June 16, 2011 – CDI College is opening a new campus in Calgary South, Alberta, and will host a grand opening on June 22, 2011, from 4-7:00 pm . The grand opening will fea...Read More

June 15, 2011

CDI College to Hold Edmonton West Campus Grand Opening

Edmonton west becomes the seventh campus in Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta - June 15, 2011 - CDI College is opening a new campus in Edmonton West, Alberta, and will host a grand opening on June 22, 2011, from 4-7:00 pm . The event will provide prospe...Read More

June 15, 2011

World Cup in the Workplace

How embracing fun at work can lead to a more productive workday. Vancouver, BC - June 15, 2010 - The 2010 FIFA World Cup is big business. This soccer event celebrates passion and diversity and every game is a testament to good teamwork. In fact,...Read More

June 6, 2011

CDI College Launches Practical Nursing in Winnipeg

New program to help shape the future of the nursing field Winnipeg, MB - June 7, 2011 – The demand for Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) in the Canadian health care system provides current students with several exciting career options in Manitoba...Read More

June 2, 2011

Edmonton-Massage-Therapy-Diploma-Careers

Edmonton, Alberta – June 2, 2011 – With so many types of health and wellness related career options, why not choose massage therapy ? Alternative medicine has long been regarded as a form of “complementary” therapy, disassociated with conventiona...Read More

June 1, 2011

CDI College Spring 2011 Graduation in Winnipeg

Winnipeg, MB – Families and friends are invited to join us for the CDI College Spring 2011 graduation ceremony at the Knox United Church in Winnipeg this Saturday, June 4, 2011. The Class of 2011 includes candidates from several of CDI College’s...Read More

May 31, 2011

New Technology Programs at CDI College in BC

Four new programs include preparation for industry certification exams for the tech field Vancouver, BC - May 31, 2011 - CDI College is adding a new computer technology program to its School of Technology, making the Network Systems Administrator...Read More

May 24, 2011

CDI College Surrey Abbotsford Commencement May 28, 2011

Join us in celebrating the achievements of CDI grads from both campuses Surrey, BC - May 25, 2011 - CDI College will hold its spring 2011 commencement ceremony for students at the Surrey and Abbotsford campuses on May 28, 2011. The ceremony will...Read More

May 19, 2011

CDI College Open House in Alberta

Open house gives general public opportunity to learn more about their training options Calgary, Alberta - May 19, 2011 - CDI College will hold open houses at each of its Alberta campus locations on Wednesday May 25, 2011 from 4:00-7:00pm. The ope...Read More

May 6, 2011

Winnipeg Grad Wins 2010 CPA Gold Award

CDI College grads nab top spots three years in a row Winnipeg, MB – May 6, 2011 - For the third year in a row, a CDI College alumnus has earned top honours with the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) . Our congratulations go out to Sujuan Zhang,...Read More

May 2, 2011

CDI College - Pray for Japan Fundraising Event

T-shirts, cupcakes and bracelets sold to raise money for the Red Cross Winnipeg, MB – May 3, 2011 – On Friday, April 8, 2011, CDI College’s staff and students volunteered their time to support a unique, high-tech fundraising event for the J...Read More

April 21, 2011

CDI College Now Offers its Law Enforcement Foundations Diploma Program in Abbotsford

Do you want to join one of the best rated social/community career paths in Canada Abbotsford, BC - April 21, 2011 – CDI College is launching the Law Enforcement Foundations program at its Abbotsford campus. Classes start June 2011. The Law Enf...Read More

April 19, 2011

CDI College to Hold Longueuil Campus Grand Opening on May 19th

New training option for Quebec residents with the opening of the Longueuil campus Longueuil, Quebec – April 19, 2011 – CDI College is opening a new campus in Longueuil , Quebec, and will host an informative open house about career training option...Read More

April 18, 2011

Community Health Care Program Now Available in Vancouver, Surrey and Richmond

Vancouver, BC - April 18, 2011 – Market demand for health care workers has led to the upcoming launch of the new Community Health Care Worker Program at three CDI College locations in BC – Vancouver, Surrey and Richmond. Health care workers are a...Read More

April 14, 2011

CDI College Now Offering Paralegal Diploma Program in Abbotsford

A new opportunity to launch a rewarding legal career! Abbotsford , BC - April 14, 2011 – This is your chance to become a member of a thriving legal team in a stimulating, fast-paced company. Enroll in the Paralegal diploma program at CDI College,...Read More

April 12, 2011

New and Exciting Job Opportunities for Trained Massage Therapists

Is Massage Therapy In Your Future? Edmonton, AB – April 12, 2011 - Massage therapy is an exciting and fun occupation, but it goes way beyond just giving your friend a neck rub. Massage skills currently range from hydrotherapy to many differe...Read More

April 8, 2011

Increasing Demand for Graphic Design Technology Specialists Spurs New CDI College Program

Program prepares grads to use advanced design software Surrey, BC – April 7, 2011 – CDI College is launching a brand-new Graphic Design Technology Specialist diploma program at its Abbotsford and Surrey campuses in response to increasing industry...Read More

April 5, 2011

Japan Earthquake Relief

Winnipeg staff and students use technology to raise money for Japanese relief Winnipeg, MB - April 5, 2011 – CDI College’s Winnipeg campus is holding a unique, high-tech fundraiser to raise money for Japanese tsunami relief in conjunction with lo...Read More

March 31, 2011

Join CDI College for BC-Wide Open House

British Columbia campuses open doors to those looking to train for new careers. Vancouver, BC – March 31, 2011 – The foundations of a great new career begin at BC CDI Campuses on Saturday April 16, 2011 when all five British Columbian CDI Colle...Read More

March 30, 2011

CDI College Addictions and Community Service Worker Open House in Abbotsford

Addiction and Community Service Workers share their knowledge. Abbotsford, BC – March 30, 2011 - Students and faculty in the Addictions and Community Services Worker program are sharing their specialized knowledge with their community. Join them...Read More

March 29, 2011

CDI College Massage Students Make a Difference

Donations to The Mustard Seed in Edmonton put to use through Community Advocacy program Edmonton, AB – March 29, 2011 – Students of the Massage Therapy program at CDI College’s Edmonton North campus aren’t strangers to raising money for charity....Read More

March 24, 2011

CDI College Launches Medical Laboratory Assistant Program in Abbotsford

Market-demand spurs campus to launch new program Abbotsford, BC – March 24, 2011 – CDI College is now offering the well-regarded Medical Laboratory Assistant program at CDI College Abbotsford campus . Medical lab assistants play crucial roles...Read More

March 23, 2011

CDI College Calgary South Campus Opens

New location offers career training options to residents living in Calgary South Calgary, AB – March 23, 2011 – Students interested in pursuing careers in business , healthcare or technology have a new training option in Calgary with the opening...Read More

March 15, 2011

Extra Massage Therapy Programs at CDI College Edmonton North Campus

Edmonton North campus responds to increased demand for grads Edmonton, AB – March 15, 2011 – Based on the high demand for trained massage therapists , CDI College has added two additional sessions of its popular Massage Therapy diploma program to...Read More

February 14, 2011

Medical Office Administration Program in Calgary City Centre

Medical office administration offers career versatility in fast-paced health care sector Calgary, AB - February 15, 2011 - Calgary residents interested in pursuing a career in health care now have a new training option in the city. CDI College is...Read More

February 14, 2011

CDI College Ontario Campuses Open House February 2011

Toronto and Ajax campuses open doors to those looking to train for new careers Toronto, ON - February 14, 2011 - Anyone looking to start on a new career path this year should drop by CDI College campuses in Ontario on Wednesday, February 23, 2011...Read More

February 10, 2011

Early Childhood Education at Pointe-Claire

Training provides hands-on practicums in ECE environments Point-Claire, Quebec - February 10, 2011 - Residents in Quebec now have another option for Early Childhood Education training with CDI College now offering it's ECE diploma program at the...Read More

February 8, 2011

CDI College Graphic Design Program in Montreal

Students learn to meet challenges of print, web design and beyond. Montreal, QC - February 8, 2011 - Anyone interested in a career as a graphic designer has a new training option to consider. CDI College in Montréal is now accepting applications...Read More

February 2, 2011

Medical Office Assistant Program in Pointe-Claire

Latest program offering gives those in Quebec a new option for health care training Pointe-Claire, Quebec - February 3, 2011 - Those looking to pursue a career in health care administration in Quebec have a new option for career training. CDI Col...Read More

December 10, 2010

CDI College Donates to The Mustard Seed

Calgary, AB - December 10, 2010 - After a month-long campaign to raise money for Alberta's homeless citizens , students and staff in the Massage Therapy programs at CDI College in Calgary and Edmonton presented cheques to The Mustard Seed. Each camp...Read More

December 3, 2010

Affordable Gifts

Even on a budget, you can get your loved ones some great holiday gifts Vancouver, BC - December 3, 2010 - Everyone knows that college are sometimes strapped for cash and gift giving for the holidays can sometimes put a dent in the budget . Here a...Read More

December 3, 2010

Nursing Home Volunteer

Patients at nursing homes and hospitals can use extra vistiors during the holidays Toronto, ON - December 3, 2010 - The holiday season brings images of family and friends getting together, and of laughter, good times and good food. But not everyo...Read More

December 2, 2010

Activities for Kids

These holiday activities for kids are great for parents and early childhood educators Calgary, AB - December 2, 2010 - Whether you're a parent, or someone pursuing a career in early childhood education , here are a couple fun activities for kids...Read More

December 2, 2010

Facebook Tagging Photo Contest

UPDATE: Tagging may not be enabled, so go ahead and comment or like the city you belong to and you'll be entered to win. Share the album with your friends and you'll recieve a bonus entry! Enter our Facebook photo album contest to win great cash...Read More

December 2, 2010

Cold and Flu Season

Cold and flu season is upon us - follow these tips to stay healthy Winnipeg, MB - December 2, 2010 - As the weather turns colder and we stay indoors, people often catch colds. No one wants to get sick. While there is no way to cure the common col...Read More

December 1, 2010

Winter Fitness

Find out how you can keep fit even during the long winter months Vancouver, BC - December 1, 2010 - Now that the cold months are here, it is easier to stay inside and be inactive. Add the holiday season with Christmas and New Years into the mix,...Read More

December 1, 2010

Event Coordinator Program Starting in Abbotsford

Event Coordinator and Management program starts for Fraser Valley in January 2011 Abbotsford, BC - November 26, 2010 - The Abbotsford campus of CDI College is now accepting applications for the Event Coordinator and Management diploma program. Cl...Read More

November 30, 2010

CDI College Practical Nursing Program Using iPads

Pilot project aims to enrich learning experience for nursing students Richmond, BC - November 30, 2010 - Students at CDI College in Richmond are trading their pens and notebooks for something a little more exciting in the classroom: iPads equippe...Read More

November 29, 2010

Food Bank

Toronto, ON - November 29, 2010 - More and more Canadians are struggling to put food on the table every day, and are turning to their local food bank to feed their families. Canadian Food Bank Statistics Food Banks Canada, the national organiz...Read More

November 23, 2010

CDI College Uses iPads for Instructional Delivery

Pilot project at Calgary North campus to enhance learning experience for business students Calgary, AB - November 23, 2010 - Business students at CDI College's Calgary North campus will be learning from more than just text books over the next yea...Read More

November 23, 2010

Dental Assistant Grads Licensing Exam Success Fall 2010

100% passing rate average puts CDI grads ahead of national average Burnaby, BC - November 23, 2010 - Congratulations to the recent graduates from CDI College's Intra Oral Dental Assistant program in Burnaby for earning a 100% passing rate on the...Read More

November 23, 2010

Help Haiti

Haiti is still in need of volunteers to help with healthcare efforts Vancouver, BC - November 23, 2010 - Hundreds of thousands of people have donated money to contribute to relief efforts in Haiti , but if you'd like to help Haiti in a more hands...Read More

November 18, 2010

Haiti Earthquake

One person's story of how they contributed to the Haiti relief effort Toronto, ON - November 18, 2010 - The earthquake in Haiti was one of the largest natural disasters to ever affect the Western Hemisphere. 230,000 people died, 300,000 injured,...Read More

November 15, 2010

Addiction Factors

Addiction factors are present in a number of select populations Winnipeg, MB - November 15, 2010 - Although every individual case is different, members of select sub-populations may share certain characteristics that lead to substance abuse. As a...Read More

November 12, 2010

Event Lighting

Event lighting can set the mood for any big soiree Richmond, BC - November 12, 2010 - From a magically glowing grand entrance to a spotlight that illuminates the path for the big award winner, you can't have a gala without the glitz. Event lighti...Read More

November 9, 2010

Paralegal Association

A paralegal association can be a great place to network with others in your profession Surrey, BC - November 9, 2010 - As a paralegal, you may find yourself part of one or many associations made up of other paralegals and law professionals. Membe...Read More

November 3, 2010

Practical Nursing Information Session November 2010

Richmond campus invites public to learn about this in-demand healthcare career Richmond, BC - November 3, 2010 - Nursing is a highly respected profession and practical nurses are valued members of numerous healthcare teams. The demand for nurses...Read More

November 2, 2010

What is Computer Networking?

Computer networking is a fast-paced and in-demand career Toronto, ON - November 2, 2010 - Computer networking is essentially the ability for computers to talk to one another. The possiblity of a worldwide computer network like Skynet from the Ter...Read More

October 28, 2010

Volunteer Work

Volunteer work experience can be just as valuable on a resume as paid work experience Calgary, AB - Ocotber 28, 2010 - Can volunteer work really help your career ? Of course it can. Work is work and a potential employer is not concerned with how...Read More

October 26, 2010

Legal Assistant Jobs Consumer Law

Consumer law is just one avenue that legal assistants can pursue Richmond, BC - October 26, 2010 - Legal assistants and paralegals assist businesses and law offices in many fields of law which can range anywhere from family law to criminal law ....Read More

October 26, 2010

CDI College Fall 2010 Graduation Ceremony for Surrey and Abbotsford

Surrey, BC - The staff and faculty from CDI College's Surrey and Abbotsford campuses invite students' friends, family and the general public to the Bell Centre for Performing Arts for the fall convocation ceremony on Saturday, October 30, 2010. T...Read More

October 22, 2010

CDI College Alumni Contest

Tell us about your experience at CDI College and enter to win a $75 Keg gift card or one of two $50 Cactus Club gift cards Are you a CDI College grad? We'd like to hear from you! We're looking for some CDI College alumni to tell us about their...Read More

October 20, 2010

Massage for a Cause

Public massage clinics to help raise funds for new provincial homeless ID program Edmonton, AB - October 20, 2010 - Students and staff in the Massage Therapy programs at CDI College campuses in Calgary and Edmonton are set to help some of Alberta...Read More

October 13, 2010

Brain Food

Give yourself a jumpstart when studying with these snacks that promote a healthy brain Vancouver, BC - October 13, 2010 - As busy students on the go, it's imperative that those quick snacks you grab are healthy snacks, not only for your body, but...Read More

October 12, 2010

YWCA Week Without Violence

YWCA offers programs to women and girls of all ages during the Week Without Violence Vancouver, BC - October 12, 2010 - The YWCA is building a world free of violence, one week at a time. The YWCA Week Without Violence is an annual campaign that w...Read More

October 6, 2010

Toronto Medical Office Admin Open House

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE CDI College to host info session on training for important healthcare career Toronto, ON - October 6, 2010 - CDI College in Toronto will hold an information session about medical office adminis...Read More

October 4, 2010

Planning a Conference

Corporate event planning can be just as creative a project as a wedding Richmond, BC - October 1, 2010 - Planning a conference entails many of the same event planning tasks needed to put together a fundraiser or even a destination wedding (withou...Read More

September 30, 2010

Info Session in Richmond, BC on October 7, 2010

Campus invites public to learn about Medical Office Assistant and Accounting and Payroll Admin careers Richmond, BC - September 30, 2010 - CDI College in Richmond will host an information session about career training on October 7, 2010. The sess...Read More

September 27, 2010

Fall Events

Fall events can take inspiration from fall trends around the world Abbotsford, BC - September 27, 2010 - For some, the end of summer is a sad affair. The first day of fall can often conjure up visions of snow storms, wet mittens and soggy umbrell...Read More

September 23, 2010

Business Courses

Management skills can easily be aquired through college business courses Toronto, ON - September 23, 2010 - It doesn't matter whether you're the owner of a small company or a manager of a large multi-national corporation, learning business fundam...Read More

September 23, 2010

Business Courses

Management skills can easily be aquired through college business courses Toronto, ON - September 23, 2010 - It doesn't matter whether you're the owner of a small company or a manager of a large multi-national corporation, learning business fundam...Read More

September 20, 2010

Free Coffee Social Media Contest

Enter today to win a $20 Starbucks Gift Card September 20, 2010 - CDI loves social media and wants you to join in for a free coffee . Become a CDI Facebook fan or follow us on Twitter between September 7-21, 2010 and you'll be automatically enter...Read More

September 13, 2010

Money for College

More than one way for adult learners to get money for college Calgary, AB - September 13, 2010 - Perhaps one of the biggest hurdles for adult learners is finding the time and money for college . Here are some tips and ideas on how to find the mon...Read More

September 7, 2010

LPN Jobs & Licensed Practical Nurse Training

Jobs for LPNs are not limited to hospitals and long-term care facilities Surrey, BC - September 6, 2010 - Licensed practical nurses (LPNs) are in high demand in the Canadian healthcare system. If you're thinking of a nursing career , there are lo...Read More

August 31, 2010

Coordinating a Summer Festival | Event Planning

As summer winds down, event coordinators look to the 2011 summer festival season Abbotsford, BC - August 31, 2010 - Visions of busy hamburger stands, a parking lot of towels and beach blankets, and tanned, boho-styled visitors immediately come to...Read More

August 25, 2010

The Future of Healthcare in North America

And how your training at CDI College can better prepare you for it Surrey, BC - August 25, 2010 - In November of 2004, Canadians voted for their number one citizen of all time; the number one person they felt represented the country and the peopl...Read More

August 18, 2010

Use Your Career Training to Pay Off Student Loan Debt | Loan Payments

Toronto, ON - August 18, 2010 - Paying for school comes at a price, but pursing a well-rounded career training program will provide you with the technical and communications skills you need to stand out among the rest of the competition and start li...Read More

August 12, 2010

CDI College Opens a New Campus in Pointe-Claire | Open House

Campus to hold open house on August 19, 2010 Pointe-Claire, QC - August 12, 2010 - Students interested in pursuing a career in business or technology have a new training option in Quebec. CDI College - Canada's largest private vocational trainer...Read More

August 3, 2010

CDI College to Hold Nationwide Blood Drive | Canadian Blood Services | OneMatch

Staff and students to raise awareness about need for blood in Canada Vancouver, BC - August 3, 2010 - During the week of August 16-20, 2010 staff, students, family and friends of CDI College will join forces to donate blood and raise awareness ab...Read More

July 21, 2010

Duties of an LPN in a Nursing Home | Practical Nursing Program

An LPN's duties depend on the health care setting they work in Richmond, BC - July 21, 2010 - LPNs face a wide variety of tasks working in nursing homes , and must constantly be aware of their direct daily responsibilities. An LPN in a nursing ho...Read More

June 29, 2010

Family Law and the Legal Assistant

Legal courses help prepare legal administrative assistants for a career in family law Surrey, BC - June 29, 2010 - There are a number of fields of law that a l egal assistant may find themselves working in, depending upon the company or the law o...Read More

June 17, 2010

Event Planning Courses Prep Students to Launch Event Coordinator Careers

Don't Fake It 'Til You Make It; take event planning courses Richmond, BC - June 17, 2010 - The world of events is exciting and rewarding but this fast-paced industry can be stressful for the inexperienced planner. That's why event planning course...Read More

June 8, 2010

Relapse: on the Road to Addiction Recovery

Drug and alcohol addicts often relapse during the recovery process Surrey, BC - June 8, 2010 - "Addiction is not a crime, it's a treatable illness. Addicted people are not criminals who need to be punished; they're sick people who need to get wel...Read More

June 2, 2010

10 Things Every Computer Programmer Should Include in a Resume

Computer programmers get help writing their resume Vancouver, BC - June 2, 2010 - A well-crafted resume can help you land your ideal job as a computer programmer because it clearly highlights your accomplishments and makes you a standout in a pac...Read More

May 27, 2010

Planning a Destination Wedding

New Wedding Traditions in the Sun, Sea, and Sand Richmond, BC - May 27, 2010 - Throwing tradition to the wind, many couples are opting out of a classic ceremony and reception in their hometown in favour of a simple and fun destination wedding . J...Read More

May 20, 2010

Practical Nurses Play Role in Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis

Healthcare workers must know how to spot post-surgical blood clots. Surrey, BC - May 20, 2010 - An important aspect of the healthcare worker's role in post-surgical care is to prevent the formation of blood clots, or deep vein thrombosis (DVTs) i...Read More

May 12, 2010

Fore! Tips for Planning a Corporate Golf Tournament

Planning a perfect corporate event takes months of planning Richmond, BC - May 12, 2010 - It's finally that time of year again - the lush lawns are being manicured and the quick demise of hockey teams during the NHL playoffs means the hockey stic...Read More

May 10, 2010

Top Trends in Healthcare, Medicine and Pharmaceuticals

Emerging trends keep healthcare professionals on their toes Vancouver, BC - May 10, 2010 - Students enrolled in healthcare programs will soon be taking part in the emerging trends in the healthcare industry and will play an important role in guid...Read More

May 10, 2010

Top Trends in Healthcare, Medicine and Pharmaceuticals

Emerging trends keep healthcare professionals on their toes Vancouver, BC - May 10, 2010 - Students enrolled in healthcare programs will soon be taking part in the emerging trends in the healthcare industry and will play an important role in guid...Read More

May 5, 2010

CDI College to Hold 2010 Graduation Ceremony

BC campuses celebrate the accomplishments of the Class of 2010 Surrey, BC - May 5, 2010 - Families, friends and well-wishers will gather with staff, faculty and honored guests at the Bell Centre for Performing Arts on Saturday, May 8, 2010 to rec...Read More

May 4, 2010

Filling Out Your Healthcare College Application

Healthcare careers available in wide range of disciplines Vancouver, BC - May 3, 2010 - Have you always wanted to start a career in the healthcare field but are unsure of what path to take? Whether you are currently a high school student, or have...Read More

April 30, 2010

Wedding Trends Straight off the Runway

Brides channel wedding inspiration from eras of the past Vancouver, BC - April 30, 2010 - Pick up any bridal magazine off the shelf these days and visions of flowing dresses, hair and unstructured décor take center stage. Envision a modern day Bu...Read More

April 27, 2010

Massage Therapy Students Give Back to the Community

Massage students helped out with charity hockey game Edmonton AB - April 27, 2011 - Massage Therapy students at the CDI College Edmonton North campus gave their time and expertise to the World’s Longest Hockey Game, held from February 10-21, 2011...Read More

April 26, 2010

Why You Should Attend A Technology College

Attending a Canadian technology college prepares stduents for careers in growing industry Surrey, BC - April 26, 2010 - With Canada's economic recovery in full swing, many organizations across the nation are seeking skilled professionals to help...Read More

April 23, 2010

The Evolving Trends in Corporate Events

2010 trends reflect recent economic downturn Vancouver, BC - April 23, 2010 - The devastating economic downturn last year not only wrecked havoc with the organizational structure of companies world-wide, it also directly affected the events indus...Read More

April 22, 2010

2010 FIFA World Cup Influences International Travel Trends

International travel spikes in 2010 thanks to events like 2010 FIFA World Cup Vancouver, BC - April 22, 2010 - With the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and Paralympics behind us, what's the next hot destination in world travel? 2010 FIFA World Cup...Read More

April 21, 2010

Writing an Effective Event Press Release

Success of an event often falls to an effective press release Vancouver, BC - April 21, 2010 - The duties of an event planner often don't end at organizing caterers and floral arrangements - if a public relations firm or individual has not been c...Read More

April 16, 2010

Tradition Goes Out the Window for Today's Event Caterers

Food is often the most important part of an event Richmond, BC - April 16, 2010 - There are generally two things that generate the most water cooler chatter in an office after an event: Was it fun? And was the event food any good. As important as...Read More

April 14, 2010

CDI Accounting and Payroll Grads Strike CPA Gold

Accounting and Payroll grads bring home top CPA awards for third year in a row Winnipeg, MB - April 14, 2010 - On Friday, April 9, 2010 the Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) announced the award winners for the Prairie Region. The awards are give...Read More

April 13, 2010

Creative Ways to Make Money for College

CDI College highlights creative ways to raise funds for college tuition Vancouver, BC - April 13, 2010 - You've been accepted into your diploma program, now you just need to figure out how to pay for your college tuition. Like many students, you'...Read More

April 9, 2010

Event Trade Shows Make for Great Networking Opportunities

Event planners meet and great clients and vendors alike at trade show events Vancouver, BC - April 9, 2010 - Event planners must never sit back and rest on their laurels - whether it's an event planning company just starting out or a seasoned pro...Read More

April 7, 2010

Marketing Tips for a Successful Event

Event planning courses help to create event marketing strategies Richmond, BC - April 7, 2010 - Gone are the days when snail mail or tacking flyers up on poles was virtually the only way to market an upcoming event. This is good news for event pl...Read More

April 1, 2010

Tourism Industry: Spring is Festival Time in Canada

Canadian spring festivals keep the country's tourism industry booming Vancouver, BC - April 1, 2010 - Canada has been dubbed the small festival capital of the world, and spring is the time of year when global travellers interested in something ot...Read More

March 31, 2010

Prepare for a Successful Career in Event Planning

Event planning classes give you the skills necessary to launch an exciting career Richmond, BC - March 31, 2010 - The adrenaline rush that comes from successfully orchestrating an event is akin to finishing a 10 mile run. The days, and sometimes...Read More

March 29, 2010

Interested in Becoming a Computer Programmer?

Those interested in a career as a computer programmer can benefit from training at a technology college like CDI College Surrey, BC - March 29, 2010 - Are you interested in becoming a computer programmer but worried that you'll spend all day in f...Read More

March 26, 2010

Creative Team Building Ideas for Corporate Events

Event coordinators can bring fresh ideas to team building exercises Vancouver, BC - March 26, 2010 - On the popular TV show, "The Amazing Race", couples, friends, and siblings compete in a race that takes them all around the world, vying to be fi...Read More

March 24, 2010

Green-Themed Corporate Events

Event planners have opportunity to weave environmentally-friendly activities into corporate events Vancouver, BC - March 24, 2010 - St. Patrick's Day may have already come and gone but the green theme is always on trend. Bringing awareness to the...Read More

March 18, 2010

How to Become a Resident Care Attendant

Hands-on training at CDI is the first step to career in Resident Care Abbotsford, BC - March 18, 2010 - Over the past several years, demand for Health Care Assistants (HCAs) has increased as the population ages. HCAs have an important role in the...Read More

March 17, 2010

Grand Corporate Events on a Small Budget

Cut costs, not the experience Vancouver, BC - March 17, 2010 - With a bank roll bigger than most can imagine, even The Donald looks for ways to cut costs while still maintaining an air of grandeur when throwing a corporate event. With the economi...Read More

March 15, 2010

How Important is Internet Security?

Internet professionals can save businesses from online attacks Edmonton, AB - March 15, 2010 - With the dawn of the information age, a new set of concerns came into play - namely the problems surrounding internet security. While the internet prov...Read More

March 12, 2010

Beautiful Backyard Weddings

Wedding planning tips for organizing outdoors nuptials Richmond, BC - March 12, 2010 - When planning a backyard wedding with a couple, there are many considerations to keep in mind above and beyond the question of "shall we hold the ceremony in f...Read More

March 10, 2010

An Intimate Wedding to Remember

Think outside the box when working on a small scale wedding Vancouver, BC - March 10, 2010 - When planning a small, more intimate wedding for a client - whether the budget is big or small - use this time to really flex your creative muscle and ha...Read More

March 8, 2010

One in Five People Suffer from Mental Illness in BC

Community services workers help remove the stigma from mental illness Burnaby, BC - March 8, 2010 - Currently one in five British Columbians endure mental illness. This staggering statistic involves victims from all walks of life and can include...Read More

March 5, 2010

Event Planners Should Always Be Prepared

Event management experience helps put out fires before they're even set Vancouver, BC - March 5, 2010 - Whether they donned brown shorts and a sash covered with badges in boy scouts or not, most people are familiar with the term "be prepared". Th...Read More

March 3, 2010

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue

Steering clients towards unique ideas just part of the job Vancouver, BC - March 3, 2010 - Your client has found their dress , borrowed a friend's strand of pearls, and painted the soles of her white shoes blue. But if the thought of using the sa...Read More

March 1, 2010

Demand for IT Workers Continues to Increase

IT Professionals to Earn More As Number of Qualified Workers Decreases Vancouver, BC - March 3, 2010 - Despite the effects of the recession on job creation, the Robert Half Technology Salary Guide predicts that the average IT worker will see abou...Read More

February 24, 2010

Working in a Legal Office

The ins and outs of a legal administrative assistant career Legal administrative assistants are expected to perform a wide range of duties aimed towards helping lawyers and other law personnel with research, communications, and administration. As...Read More

February 19, 2010

CDI College Continuing Its Fight to Help Haiti

More than $1,000 raised by campus in Laval, Quebec Laval, QC - February 19, 2010 - When there's a community in need, CDI College steps up to help. With Haiti still in desperate need of foreign aid, CDI College's campus in Laval, Quebec has steppe...Read More

January 28, 2010

CDI College Supports Haiti

Winnipeg, MB - January 28, 2010 - At 4:53 pm local time, January 12, 2010, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the nation of Haiti 12 miles from the capital Port-au-Prince. As of January 24th, the death toll was expected to exceed 150,000. The vast ma...Read More

January 27, 2010

CDI Congratulates Intra Oral Dental Assistant Grads on NDAEB Exam Success

Burnaby, BC - January 27, 2010 - Thirty Lower Mainland CDI Intra Oral Dental Assistant program students posted success on their recent National Dental Assisting Examining Board (NDAEB) Exam. Boasting a 96% average, which was 7.5% higher than that of...Read More

January 19, 2010

CDI College Rallies to Help Haiti

College teams up with local radio stations and Red Cross to raise much-needed relief funds Winnipeg, MB - January 20, 2010 - As rescuers continue to comb the rubble in Haiti for signs of life, the city of Port-au-Prince begins its slow recovery f...Read More

January 15, 2010

Career Choice Enables Practitioners to Work With People From All Walks of Life

Rehabilitation Assistant program at CDI College provides excellent introduction to the field Surrey, BC - January 15, 2010 - Career opportunities in the healthcare industry are expected to flourish the coming years, and a number of assisting occu...Read More

January 10, 2010

CDI Accounting and Payroll Graduates Rock the Prairies!

With businesses facing tax time and year end reviews and inventory counts, CDI College graduates are available to assist employers and provide innovate solutions with diligence and attention to detail. This is definitely the case with the Account...Read More

December 22, 2009

Holiday Sharing and Fun at CDI College

"There is so much giving around here, you think this was the North Pole." That was the comment of one student as she saw the mountains of presents and food items that have overflowed the front desk reception area at CDI College of Business, Technolo...Read More

December 16, 2009

CDI College Sponsors Family in Need

Winnipeg single mom able to celebrate holidays thanks to college’s generosity Winnipeg, MB - December 16, 2009 – Christmas is a time to celebrate and spend time with loved ones, but for some Canadian families, financial hardships make getting int...Read More

December 11, 2009

CDI College Cares!

When you think of CDI College of Business, Technology, Health Care - What comes to mind? You may think about the fantastic educational institution just south of Winnipeg Square, a block from Portage and Main. You may also think about the great te...Read More

November 29, 2009

CDI College at the Heart of Winnipeg

In 1873, at the corner of Portage and Main, a small village was incorporated as the City of Winnipeg and since then it has grown to become Manitoba's largest city and Canada's third largest financial centre. Since 2004, one of Winnipeg's premier...Read More

November 24, 2009

College Students Hope to Spread Goodwill over Holiday Season

CDI College holds charity campaigns across Canada throughout December Vancouver, BC - November 24, 2009 - With the holiday season about to kick into high gear, charities across Canada are trying to meet the higher demand for services in the face...Read More

November 19, 2009

Certified Dental Assistants in Demand across the Country

CDI College's Intra-Oral Dental Assistant program preps grads for career in just one year Winnipeg, MB - November 19, 2009 - Anyone thinking about entering a career in health care might want to consider becoming a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)...Read More

November 13, 2009

Winter Jetsetters Turn to Travel Professionals for Fun in the Sun

Travel and Tourism students at CDI train to help customers escape from snowy climates Vancouver, BC - November 13, 2009 - As winter sets in across the Northern hemisphere, people look to escape from the seasonal doldrums of cold, damp weather. Wh...Read More

November 2, 2009

Open House at CDI College Helps Canadians Find New Career

Campus locations across Canada to welcome public on November 18th Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) November 2, 2009 - On November 18, 2009, CDI College campuses across the country will open their doors to the general public for an informative evening about...Read More

October 28, 2009

College to Donate Season Tickets to Local Charities

CDI kicks off the season by wrapping up Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign Winnipeg, MB - October 28, 2009 - CDI College in Winnipeg will wrap up Breast Cancer Awareness Month by attending the Manitoba Moose's Ladies' Night on October 30, 2009. The...Read More

October 25, 2009

Telecommuting a Perk for Some IT Pros

Technology programs at CDI College offer quick, practical career training Vancouver, BC - October 25, 2009 - One of the unique aspects of working in the technology sector is the ability to telecommute. Internet and web design careers, in particul...Read More

October 22, 2009

CDI Winnipeg Gears Up for Graduation Ceremony

Community rallies behind grads to celebrate personal successes Winnipeg, MB - October 22, 2009 - CDI Winnipeg grads will file into the pews of Knox United Church on Saturday Oct. 24 th to receive their college diplomas in front of family, friends...Read More

October 15, 2009

Event Planners Gear Up for Holiday Season

Event Coordinator and Management program preps grads to be leaders behind the scenes Vancouver, BC - October 15, 2009 - From awards ceremonies and industry galas to corporate retreats and holiday parties, another busy season for event coordinator...Read More

October 8, 2009

Community Involvement Helps Prevent Crime

CDI College helps train resourceful law enforcement officers Surrey, BC - October 8, 2009 - With both the RCMP and the Vancouver Police Department (VPD) actively recruiting, there's never been a better time to join the world of law enforcement. W...Read More

October 5, 2009

CDI College Runs for the Cure

Winnipeg, MB - October 5, 2009 - Downtown commuters and workers were shocked last Thursday, October 1, to see the CDI College Winnipeg Campus building looking like a pink flower garden with the windows filled with pink ribbons and balloons. Even out...Read More

September 29, 2009

You're Invited - Practical Nursing Open House

Interested in attending CDI College's Practical Nursing program ? You're invited to attend a Practical Nursing Open House at the downtown Vancouver campus on September 16, 2009. Attendants should arrive at 4:30pm to check in for the event, which wil...Read More

September 24, 2009

CDI College Opens Third Campus in Edmonton

Programs start on October 13 at Edmonton South campus Edmonton, AB - September 24, 2009 - Edmonton residents looking to education in order to cope with a tight Alberta job market have a new option to prepare for a business, technology or health c...Read More

September 22, 2009

CDI College Joins Fight Against Autism

Abbotsford campus raises hundreds of dollars through student initiatives Abbotsford, BC - September 22, 2009 - The Abbotsford campus of CDI College will join the fight against Autism on September 26, 2009. Taking part in the Walk Now for Autism e...Read More

September 15, 2009

CDI College Addresses Childhood Malnutrition

Vancouver, BC – September 15, 2009 – CDI College has joined the fight against malnutrition. Dr. Peter Chung, CDI’s Executive Chairman, announced that the career college has donated $20,000 to First Steps, a Vancouver-based humanitarian organization...Read More

September 15, 2009

CDI Graduate Employment Gets Stronger

Winnipeg, Manitoba - September 15, 2009 - CDI College of Business, Technology and Health Care continues to produce strong graduates with excellent job skills, who in turn service great Winnipeg employers. This partnership between graduates, employer...Read More

September 7, 2009

Massage Therapy Sessions Offered at CDI College

Weekly sessions help relieve stress-related pain Edmonton, AB - September 3, 2009 – Massage therapy is known for its ability to heal, but it can often be a costly expense that many cannot justify. Now, residents in both Edmonton and Calgary can look...Read More

September 6, 2009

Meeting the Challenges of Substance Abuse

Coping with the challenges of addiction and mental illness can be overwhelming for patients and their families, which is why professional and committed support can make the difference between a successful outcome and a tragic one. Social service wor...Read More

September 4, 2009

CDI Produces Legal Eagles (Assistants)

With so many police and lawyer television dramas on television, it is important to realize that there is an invisible set of engines which make the court system work. These are the Legal Administrative Assistants who prepare the letters, produce the...Read More

August 26, 2009

New Opportunities to Train for Nursing Career

Practical nursing program to be offered at two new CDI College campuses Vancouver, BC - August 26, 2009 - Lower Mainland students interested in pursuing a nursing career will have a new training option this fall. This November, CDI College - Cana...Read More

August 19, 2009

CDI Winnipeg Campus Featured in Jobboom

CDI's Addiction & Community Service Worker Diploma Program - A Roaring Success Winnipeg, Manitoba - CDI College's Addictions and Community Services Worker Diploma Program has become a "roaring success" with employers snapping up graduates and...Read More

August 17, 2009

CDI Dental Students Ace Qualifying Exam

Burnaby, BC - August 17, 2009 - The Intra-Oral Dental Assistant class at CDI College Burnaby has a lot to be proud of. The entire class scored 100% on the National Dental Assisting Exam (NDAEB), bringing them 6% above the national average. "This...Read More

August 17, 2009

Behind-the-Scenes Career Will Be In Demand!

Vancouver, BC - August 17, 2009 - Anyone with a knack for planning, staging and hosting will get an opportunity to turn their talents into a lucrative event planning career this fall as CDI College - the leading career college in Canada - launches t...Read More

August 11, 2009

CDI College Has Spirit!

Winnipeg, MB - August 11, 2009 - A group of adults dressed in wild wigs, each looking like Marge Simpson, was seen around the corner of Main Street and Graham Avenue on a warm summer day. Several individuals each with big hair of a different colour...Read More

August 11, 2009

CDI Grad Turns to Education to Help Others

Abbotsford, BC - August 11, 2009 - Kris Armstrong remembers the day his life changed. Tired of working 10 hour shifts driving a Zamboni, never seeing his children, Kris decided to turn his life around. "One day on the way home after a bad day at...Read More

August 11, 2009

Technicians on the Rise in Retail Pharmacies

As pharmacists are taking an increasingly active role in the drug therapies and counseling of their patients, a large portion of their practical duties are being performed by pharmacy technicians . The occupational group that Pharmacy Technicians be...Read More

August 10, 2009

Addictions Class Tests Counseling Skills

Abbotsford Addictions and Community Services Class Put Counseling Skills to the Test Abbotsford, BC - August 10, 2009 - The Addictions and Community Services class at the CDI College Abbotsford campus recently put their skills to use at a local a...Read More

July 22, 2009

Winnipeg Campus Featured in Grassroots News

Health Care Aide Program Introduced at CDI College Winnipeg, Manitoba - In 12 years, 20% of Manitoba's population will be over the age of 65 and over one-third will be 55+. This aging population will create a large and continuing demand for diffe...Read More

July 22, 2009

Winnipeg Campus Featured in Grassroots News

Health Care Aide Program Introduced at CDI College Winnipeg, Manitoba - In 12 years, 20% of Manitoba's population will be over the age of 65 and over one-third will be 55+. This aging population will create a large and continuing demand for diffe...Read More

July 16, 2009

CDI Featured in Winnipeg Sun

Rising Demand for Qualified Care Providers In 12 years, 20% of Manitoba's population will be over the age of 65 and over one-third will be 55+. This aging population will create a large and continuing demand for different services for seniors. Th...Read More

July 16, 2009

CDI Featured in Winnipeg Sun

Rising Demand for Qualified Care Providers In 12 years, 20% of Manitoba's population will be over the age of 65 and over one-third will be 55+. This aging population will create a large and continuing demand for different services for seniors. Th...Read More

July 3, 2009

Canadian Blood Services Moved By CDI Students’ Support

Winnipeg, Manitoba - When CDI student Chantelle Chornoby, a member of the War Lake First Nations, was hospitalized with leukemia, her fellow students and teachers sprung into action. The Winnipeg campus ran a successful blood drive and stem cell reg...Read More

June 30, 2009

Inspirational Speaker Kevin Brooks Supports New Counter Attack Initiative

June 30, 2009 - Almost a decade ago, Kevin Brooks awoke in a hospital bed, clinging to life, paralyzed from the waist down. Kevin had spent the night partying and drinking with friends and had chosen to drive home - with his best friend Brendan as h...Read More

June 26, 2009

CDI Winnipeg Students Give the Gift of Life

The CDI campus in Winnipeg held their " In Honour of Chantelle " blood drive on June 25, 2009, with students, staff and members of the community turning out to donate blood to a worthy cause. Chantelle Chornoby, a CDI Winnipeg student, had a rela...Read More

June 15, 2009

Winnipeg CDI Students Rally Around Classmate

When CDI student Chantelle Chornoby was told her leukemia had reappeared in May 2009, campus director Tahl East decided to take action. Rounding up 15 of Chantelle's Winnipeg classmates, and her instructor, East contacted Canadian Blood Services to...Read More

June 8, 2009

Choosing the Right College for Professional Development

One of the most important decisions in a person’s professional development is choosing the right college. In order to make the right choice, students need to ask the right questions to determine whether the school will meet their needs. First and fo...Read More

June 8, 2009

Getting on Board the Alberta Oil Boom

Canada is the third-largest producer of natural gas in the world and Alberta produces about 80% of it. But those looking to get on board this booming Albertan industry will need the skills to compete. Graduates of the Oil and Gas Administrative Assi...Read More

June 8, 2009

Professional Legal Assistants are the Heart of Modern Law Firms

Careers in the legal profession are both challenging and exciting, and the job opportunities continue to grow. Professional Legal Assistants aid lawyers with the compilation of legal documents, research work and help prepare cases for trial. In addi...Read More

June 8, 2009

CDI Students Give Low Income Vancouverites a Reason to Smile

Students in CDI’s Intra-Oral Dental Assistant program volunteered their time and skills to provide free urgent dental care to low-income adults, seniors and students without dental insurance as part of the British Columbia Dental Association’s fifth...Read More

June 8, 2009

A Career in IT in Less Than One Year

In less than a year you could be planning, implementing, and managing a secured network computer system for a large corporation. Tens of thousands of Canadians are already employed in this field and this number is expected to grow even more in the c...Read More