With 1,510 residents currently within the ages of 15 to 19 years, our region has a strong emerging workforce.
College of the Rockies (COTR) is an award-winning institution that offers programs in trades, recreation, tourism, business, computer science, health and university studies to over 10,000 students. The main campus, located in Cranbrook, is where most of the administrative and student services are housed. The Gold Creek campus, which is only a stone’s throw from city limits, is where you’ll find many of COTR’s trade programs. Kimberley’s regional COTR campus offers a variety of day, evening and weekend programs and special interest training, such as mountain hospitality.