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Education and training opportunities abound for residents in the Bay of Quinte Region. The region offers education up to grade 12 in both English and French through excellent public and private schools. The Bay of Quinte is also home to a top ranked Community College, Loyalist College, and the region is just an hour’s drive from 4 major Universities.

57% of labour force

15+ have achieved diploma or degree

Industry Relevant Learning

Loyalist College offer diplomas and micro-credentials providing their approximately 3,000 graduates a year with the industry-relevant skills needed to enter the local workforce. Programs are geared to local industry needs and offer:

  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Welding & Fabrication
  • Chemical Engineering
  • International Trade & Logistics
  • Business, Accounting & Marketing
  • Technology

Loyalist College’s corporate training division, Loyalist Training and Knowledge Centre also offers customized fast tracked training for industry and individuals. These can be standard training programs or customized learning for your specific industry. Private post-secondary career colleges in the region like The Belleville Academy of Learning and Maxwell College offer unique computer and business training.

Within an hours drive, neighbouring Universities including Trent, Ontario Tech University, and Queen’s also supply highly skilled employees to industry here in the Bay of Quinte region. Other Ontario community colleges are located nearby as well.

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with 3,000 local graduates available each year.

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Our experienced team is available to assist with the growing industry hub and new investments in the Bay of Quinte region. Call +1-613-961-7990 or use our online contact form to get started.

Chris King, Ec. D.

Chief Executive Officer

1-613-961-7990 Ext. 231

Email Chris King, Ec. D.

Vicki Bristow Ferguson

Business Development Officer

1-613-961-7990 Ext. 230

Email Vicki Bristow Ferguson

Mike Hewitt

Coordinator, MRC

1-613-961-7990 Ext. 226

Email Mike Hewitt

Rachael Lamb

Administrative Assistant

1-613-961-7990 Ext. 228

Email Rachael Lamb