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
- Welding & Fabrication
- Chemical Engineering
- International Trade & Logistics
- Business, Accounting & Marketing
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.
with 3,000 local graduates available each year.
Post Secondary, Training and Education Websites:
- Loyalist College
- Loyalist Training and Knowledge Centre
- Academy of Learning
- Maxwell College
- Queen’s University
- University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
- Trent University
- Royal Military College
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