New trades equipment for Selkirk and College of the Rockies

New trades equipment for Selkirk College and College of the Rockies.

The schools were among 19 throughout the province to receive 160-thousand dollars each to buy up to date equipment for trades and technology programs.

 New equipment includes computerized plasma cutters for the College of the Rockies' welder program, and a rock truck for Selkirk's heavy mechanical program

There are expected to be 71,000 trades openings in the province in the next decade.