Series GR-0671 - Commission on Vocational, Technical, and Trades Training in British Columbia records

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Commission on Vocational, Technical, and Trades Training in British Columbia records

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  • 1976-1977 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Commission on Vocational, Technical and Trades Training in British Columbia [1976]

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35 cm of textual records and 49 sound recordings

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Appointed by Order-in-Council no. 2506, August 13, 1976. Commissioners: Dean H. Goard (Chairman), A.J. Blakeney, Betsy McDonald, Mac McCaffery, Cy Stairs, T. Wyman Trineer. Reported January 31, 1977. An advisory commission established by the Department of Education and the Department of Labour, the Commission recommended the establishment of a single agency capable of decision making on matters relating to the broad spectrum of vocational training in the Province, to be named the Occupational Training Council. This recommendation was acted upon by the government.

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The series consists of records of the Commission on Vocational, Technical and Trades Training in British Columbia, created between 1976 and 1977. It includes exhibits, briefs and minutes of meetings. It also includes 49 audio tapes of proceedings at public hearings.

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Transferred from Ministry of Labour Library, 1979.


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These records are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act or other acts and access may be restricted. Please contact the BC Archives to determine the access status of these records.

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For additional records created by the Commission, see GR-0270.

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Accession number(s): GR-0671, T3522

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