Success Stories

September 27, 2013

Tom Lewis: JIBC 2013 Instructor of the Year

Going the distance for Emergency Management Division

Tom Lewis, former deputy fire chief and emergency coordinator for the City of Surrey, has taught on contract with JIBC for the past seven years. His undeniable energy, enthusiasm, passion, and intensity are evident when you meet him.

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Tags: Emergency Management Division, first responder, Instructor of the Year

August 19, 2013

From Classroom to Clients: Complex Trauma and Child Sexual Abuse Interventions

Handling Complex Traumas Better

Part-time program educates counsellors, therapists, psychologists, clinical social workers, mental-health, child and youth care, and other practitioners in working with those who have been exposed to multiple traumatic events, often in childhood, and in dealing with the long-term impact of these events.

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Tags: Centre for Counselling & Community Safety, counselling, graduate certificates

August 14, 2013

Protecting Society's Vulnerable

The Reward of being a Community Care Licensing Officer

The Advanced Specialty Certificate in Community Care Licensing gives you the skills to help protect the health and safety of society's most vulnerable.

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Tags: CCLO, Community Care Licensing officer

July 4, 2013

Ireland Exchange Boosts Confidence

International Experience Expands Horizons for Law Enforcement Students

Law Enforcement Studies Diploma students describe their experience of participating in an exchange program with Ireland's Waterford Institute of Technology.

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Tags: Law Enforcement Studies Diploma, LESD

March 6, 2013

Discovering Applied Research at JIBC

One Day. Four Applied Research stories.

The third Annual JIBC Discovering Applied Research Day was held recently. Four researchers whose posters were on display took the time to share insights into the underlying motivations, findings and implications of their applied research projects.

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Tags: applied research, Paramedic, police, RCMP

November 29, 2012

Simulations for Success

Joint exercises with JIBC paramedic and Douglas College nursing and healthcare support students enhance collaboration in the field

For the first time in B.C., Primary Care Paramedic students and students in nursing, psychiatric nursing and health care support work interacted in simulations designed to enhance communication and collaboration between different health workers with the goal of providing safer, integrated and evidence-based care for patients.

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Tags: paramedics, PCP

October 4, 2012

JIBC Graduate Certificates

Cutting edge offerings enable students to master specialized disciplines

JIBC currently offers four cutting edge graduate certificates, and is in the process of developing a master’s degree.

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Tags: graduate certificates

June 18, 2012

Life lessons

A father’s story about learning valuable life lessons at JIBC

A father describes his experiences with conflict resolution, and how this impacted his career, his family life - and his daughter.

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Tags: Centre for Conflict Resolution, conflict resolution, School of Community & Social Justice

June 4, 2012

Making the world a better place

JIBC graduates ready to contribute

In two Convocation ceremonies on May 31, 2012, at JIBC’s New Westminster campus, close to 300 students graduated with well-earned diplomas and certificates.

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Tags: convocation, JIBC, JIBC Graduates

May 31, 2012

Four generations of policing

Continuing the Stewart family’s legacy with the VPD & JIBC

Family links to policing span multiple generations, extending back to 1929.

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Tags: police academy, SPSS, Vancouver Police Department

Last updated January 9, 2019