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Surrey

The CDI College Surrey campus is located near the Scott Road SkyTrain station. With numerous shops and cafes nearby, students need not travel far for a quick bite or a cup of coffee to help them through the day.

The large campus hosts a variety of programs. No matter what career path you choose, the Surrey campus can help you get there. 

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Map and Directions

The community of Surrey is considered a gateway to the Metro Vancouver region. The campus sits on major bus routes and is accessible by SkyTrain to make your commute to school a simple one.

Address:

11125 124th St.
Suite #100
Surrey, BC 
V3V 4V2

Programs offered at Surrey campus

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3 Apps to Help You Focus and Ace Your Next Exam
July 24, 2020
Have you been out of school for several years and feel like you need as many study tips as you can get? Maybe you’ve always been an A-plus student who breezed through your courses. Studying and exams shouldn’t be the reason you put off s...
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Accounting & Payroll Training Opens Doors to These Bonus Business Roles
June 30, 2020
You want a new career path that will give you options down the road. That’s because you’re smart enough to be worried about being stuck in the same role five or ten years from now. There are many good reasons to eventually need a ch...
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How to Start Your Tech Career in Under 2 Years
June 24, 2020
Everyone seems to be talking about how exciting it is to work in the tech industry – and it’s no surprise given all of the benefits. Jobs in coding or IT are a natural fit for remote positions, so you can work from the comfort of yo...
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CDI College Statement on Anti-Racism
June 4, 2020
On behalf of CEO and Chairman Peter Chung, Executive VP of Operations Andre Souza, and VP of International Relations, Yul Kim, CDI College joins in solidarity with students, staff, faculty, and all global citizens fighting for justice, and an end to...
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6 Ways to Fund Your College Education in Canada
June 1, 2020
Getting a post-secondary education is an investment in your future. With a diploma, certificate or other credential, you can develop new skills, pursue your passion, and earn more money. As you’ve experienced yourself, or heard from frien...
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Top Industries that are Hiring During COVID-19
May 20, 2020
With the current economic climate, many industries are facing employee layoffs and hiring is at a freeze. However, according to Forbes and other industry resources, there are many sectors that are still prevailing (and growing) and are currently acc...
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Books from Your Peers: Why You Should Read and What to Read
May 5, 2020
Reading books is a great way to spend time, and it offers many benefits, including stimulating the brain, improving abilities in comprehension, reducing stress, and improving the quality of sleep. Some of the top CEOs in the world manage to read, on...
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Provincial Government Launches Free Counselling Service for Post-Secondary Students
April 30, 2020
While the post-secondary education experience is fast-paced and ever-changing, it can present challenges for individuals navigating it for the first time, and completely on their own. As of April 16, the Government of British Columbia has...
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COVID-19: New Government Funding Available for Students
April 24, 2020
COVID-19 has had a significant impact on new and current students and recent graduates – from transitioning to online learning modules to finding employment upon graduation. The Government of Canada is now intervening with financial...
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How a Workout Plan Increases Mental Focus
April 22, 2020
While you’re studying at home, there may be times where it’s difficult to stay on track without the help of a regular routine. Home workouts are a great solution. Not only do home workouts provide a steady routine, but they also help wit...
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How to Maintain a Social Life while "Social Distancing"
April 9, 2020
Your social life doesn’t have to be on hold while you practice social or physical distancing. We’ve come up with a few ideas for how you can keep busy and still keep in touch with your closest friends! Virtual coffee dates...
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How to Stay Healthy at Home
April 7, 2020
While studying and attending classes from home may seem easier than getting dressed, packing your lunch and schoolbag, and catching a bus, you also need to account for much less physical walking each day. As the square-footage of any home is far les...
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5 Tips on How to Make the Best of Self-Isolation
March 31, 2020
We've pulled together some great ideas on how you can reconnect with youself, your friends, and your families in a completely different way during this time of social distancing. Cherish this time at home as an opportunity to rediscove...
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CDI College raises nearly $5,000 for Pink Shirt Day
March 2, 2020
CDI College joined people across Canada and around the world as they stood up against bullying on Pink Shirt Day 2020. Students, instructors, and staff from CDI College wore pink and raised nearly $5,000 for the CKNW Kids’ Fund and Fondati...
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CDI College students shine on national dental assisting exams
February 12, 2020
Dental assisting graduates from Burnaby and Surrey have good reason to smile after receiving solid marks on their national certification exams. The graduates from CDI College had a 100 percent passing rate on the National Dental Assisting Exami...
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You're Invited - Dental Technician Workshop in Surrey Feb 19
February 4, 2020
Do you want a satisfying new career that requires strong technical skills? If so, you might be interested in becoming a dental technician. These qualified professionals have the training to design and create dentures, implants, and many other d...
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Want to work in early childhood education? You'll need these skills
January 24, 2020
During the first years after birth, children go through major physical, cognitive, motor, and emotional developments. If you become an early childhood educator, you can give them the support they need during this important time. "The early...
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CDI College donates 4,000 items to local food banks
January 7, 2020
An outpouring of holiday spirit drove students, instructors, and staff from CDI College to unite in an effort to support local food banks. In December, campuses from British Columbia to Quebec gathered over 4,000 non-perishable items to help fellow...
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Stocking Stuffer Contest - $300 in Prizes!
December 13, 2019
Share the holiday spirit with CDI College! Visit us on Instagram , Facebook , or Twitter to take part in our Stocking Stuffer Contest. Enter your friend or loved one for a chance to win one of three gift card prizes by completing one or more of...
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CDI College raises $3,700 for World Heart Day 2019
October 2, 2019
Students and staff members at CDI College campuses across Canada joined forces in September to support heart health. The college’s annual World Heart Day campaign raised awareness and over $3,700 to help fight cardiovascular disease, a leading...
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How to ace your return to school this fall
September 9, 2019
You’re excited to become a student again and to start training for a new career. Then you realize your life is about to change dramatically. Heading back to school means getting used to a new daily routine, new people, and a new campus en...
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You’re invited to National Workshop Day on August 22
July 31, 2019
CDI College is hosting a special event in BC to help you take the next step towards a successful new career. National Workshop Day takes place on August 22, 6-8pm at our campuses in Richmond, Burnaby, and Surrey . Take part in FREE workshops*...
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7 unusual-but-smart places to squeeze in study time
June 13, 2019
As a student, few things are as precious as a good place to study, but finding one isn’t always easy. Stay at home, and noisy roommates or family members might disrupt you. Head out the door, and you might face a long journey to a crowded...
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Addictions and Community Services Worker Instructor Making a Difference in Calgary
April 2, 2019
Kathy DuGray, an instructor in the Addictions and Community Services Worker program at CDI College’s Calgary South campus, is known for her big heart and love for her students. “Once someone is Kathy’s student, she takes resp...
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CDI College raises $4,000 on Pink Shirt Day
March 1, 2019
VANCOUVER, BC – March 1, 2019 – Faculty, staff, and students at CDI College’s campuses across Canada joined together this past Wednesday, February 27th, to take a stand against bullying, raising $4,000 for the CKNW Kids Fund and Fondation Jasmin Roy...
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CDI College Holiday Food Drive Brings in More Than 2,700 Items
January 7, 2019
Vancouver, BC; January 7, 2019 – CDI College students, instructors and staff collected non-perishable items for local food banks over the holidays, bringing in nearly 2,700 items across our 25 campuses. “We are thrilled with the kin...
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Holiday Stocking Stuffer Contest - Win A $100 Gift Card!
December 17, 2018
Help spread some holiday cheer with CDI College! Visit us on Instagram , Facebook , or Twitter and take part in our Stocking Stuffer Contest. To enter, comment on or retweet our December 17 contest post. In your comment or retweet, tag a f...
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Top 5 Reasons to Train for a Career in Business and Marketing
October 23, 2018
If you're thinking about returning to school for additional training, getting an education in business or marketing is a great way to help you find your future employment. The many business and marketing programs at CDI College will give yo...
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CDI College raises more than $3,200 for Heart and Stroke on World Heart Day
October 11, 2018
VANCOUVER, BC; October 11, 2018 - During the month of September and in honour of World Heart Day on September 29th, CDI College campuses across Canada were raising money and awareness for cardiovascular health, eventually bringing in more than $3,20...
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CDI College National Open House August 23!
August 10, 2018
Join us on Thursday, August 23, 2018 from 6-8pm to discover the path to your new career! CDI College is hosting open houses on Thursday, August 25, 2016 from 6-8pm at each of our campuses across Canada. Whether you’re in British Columbia...
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Top 5 Reasons to Work in Social Media
June 26, 2018
For marketers, social media has emerged as the most powerful tool for increasing sales, growing brand awareness, and attracting new and larger clients. With the rapid growth of social media, nearly every company has its own social strategy, wit...
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Legal Assistants in High Demand in BC
May 9, 2018
Become a Legal Assistant in less than a year at CDI College! Law offices are more than lawyers. Legal administrative assistants are a vital part of any modern law practice, working collaboratively with lawyers and paralegals to round out a strong...
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Your One-Stop Shop for All Things CDI College
May 1, 2018
CDI College Student Swag Store Now Live The new CDI College Store is now open. Your one-stop shop for everything CDI College, from sweatshirts and backpacks to coffee mugs, water bottles, and more, you’ll find everything here. The st...
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Five Reasons to Pursue a Healthcare Career
April 25, 2018
Choosing your new career path is the most important decision you’ll make, and the possibilities are endless. With Canada’s population aging and the boomer generation retiring, there will be an immediate need for trained healthcare p...
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Find Meaning in a Social Services Career
March 29, 2018
There’s nothing quite like helping people. If you find helping others to be rewarding, have you ever considered a career as a social services worker? There are many paths to take in the social services field - whether you’re provid...
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CDI College Takes Aim at Cyber Bullying on Pink Shirt Day
March 5, 2018
VANCOUVER, BC – March 7, 2018 – Staff and students at CDI College campuses across Canada joined together to participate in Pink Shirt Day on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 raising more than $4,000 for anti-bullying programs run by the CKNW...
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Receive a $1,500 ECE Scholarship!*
March 1, 2018
CDI College is currently offering a $1,500 scholarship * to qualified applicants who enroll in the Early Childhood Education – JEE.13 program in the province of Quebec with classes starting before March 31, 2018. Click here or call 1-888-654-4...
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Top 5 Tips for Returning to School as a Mature Student
February 26, 2018
Returning to school after a layoff or career change is an intimidating prospect – but there are ways to minimize the pressure before you step foot into class. With all the support CDI College offers for mature students, you’ll be ab...
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CDI College Holiday Food Drive Brings in More Than 5,000 Items
January 9, 2018
Across Canada, campuses pitch in to help Vancouver, BC - January 9, 2018 - Across Canada, from November 20 to December 15, CDI College campuses collected non-perishable items for local food banks, bringing in more than 5,100 items across our 25...
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About Surrey

Things to do in Surrey

Despite the close proximity to Vancouver, Surrey stands on its own as a bustling metropolis on the southeast shore of the Fraser River. As the second largest city in British Columbia, Surrey offers shopping, arts and cultural events, outdoor recreational opportunities, sporting events, concerts, and much more. Just a quick trip from downtown Vancouver by car or SkyTrain, this accessible city attracts locals and tourists to community events all year-round.

Nicknamed the "City of Parks", the city of Surrey has more than 5680 acres of dedicated parkland. Ride the miniature train or explore the trails and salmon-bearing streams at Bear Creek Park. Wander through the Roseholly Gardens or visit the central water garden at Holland Park. Go fishing at Green Timbers Urban Forest or walk among the towering trees at Redwood Park.

Cyclists love to ride the trails at South Surrey Bike Park while hikers really enjoy a trek on the Semiahmoo Trail. A visit to Crescent Beach isn't complete without a stroll along the Ocean Park Shoreline Walk. Blackie Spit and Mud Bay Park are ideal for bird-watching.

Surrey has something for everyone when it comes to sports and recreation. There are seven major golf courses including the scenic Morgan Creek Golf Course, and Northview Golf and Country Club, host of the PGA tour from 1996 to 2002. Check out a Surrey Eagles hockey game at the South Surrey Arena. Or have a blast at the Cloverdale Rodeo and Country Fair at the Cloverdale Fairgrounds in May.

Catch a play, concert, or performance at the Bell Centre for Performing Arts, the Surrey Arts Centre in Bear Creek Park, or the Surrey Little Theatre. Visit the Surrey Art Gallery to catch some contemporary works by local and international artists or check out the Mikelson Mind and Matter Gallery for unique paintings, soapstone carvings, and wood sculptures.

Surrey also hosts several festivals throughout the year. In April, the Vaisakhi Parade celebrates the Sikh faith and heritage. Spend July 1st at the Cloverdale Amphitheatre, home to Western Canada's largest Canada Day celebration. Celebrate international food and entertainment at the annual Fusion Festival. Meet established authors and learn about up-and-coming writers at the Surrey International Writer's Conference in October.

Shoppers are in for a treat in Surrey, home to Guildford Town Centre, the second-largest shopping mall in BC. Other shopping centres include Grandview Corners and South Point Exchange. Antique lovers can find a lot of treasures in Cloverdale. Surrey's Little India district is a great place to find beautiful saris and fabrics, tasty food, movies, and more.

Places to Volunteer in Surrey

Volunteering is a great way to build work experience, make friends, and make a difference in your community. Here are just a few of the Surrey organizations that may need your help:
 

  • Caring Hearts for Underprivileged Children Society
  • S.O.S. Children's Village British Columbia
  • Surrey Community Living Foundation
  • Opportunities Through Rehabilitation and Work Society
  • Cerebral Palsy Sports Association of BC
  • BC Disability Sports
  • Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society
  • Vivek Educational Foundation of Canada
  • Surrey Public Library
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