About Central College
Central College is…
a professional career training institution located in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada. Since 2000, Central College has been offering programs that are in demand in our community with an objective to provide students with the necessary qualities to excel in a professional work environment.
Located minutes away from New Westminster SkyTrain Station, our newly renovated campus offers an excellent environment for students to learn and explore.
Central College is a professional career institution providing outstanding career programs to serve culturally diverse communities.
Our mission is to train students with high quality instructions and provide quality competencies to meet the high standards of demand in our community.
DESIGNATED B.C. PRIVATE TRAINING INSTITUTIONS BRANCH & Shield Design mark is a certification mark owned by the Government of British Columbia and used under licence.
The Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education administers the Private Training Act and associated regulations.
The EQA designation is also used to promote B.C. as an education destination of choice and enables both domestic and international students to easily recognize institutions that meet or exceed quality assurance standards that government recognizes.
The College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists of British Columbia is the regulatory body for Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture in British Columbia and is responsible for registering Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturist throughout the province. The College protects the public by establishing and endorsing high standards of practice by registered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners and Acupuncturists.
- Central College has an affiliated clinic in Richmond, Central College Healthcare Centre (CCHC).
- Central College is an official member of the Canadian Institute of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Research (CICAMR)
Selected as designated learning institution by Citizenship and Immigration Canada that enables Central College to provide study permit to international students.
Accredited Education Quality Assurance (EQA) from the Ministry of Advanced Education.
Central College Inc. has been registered under the Business Corporations Act that enables the college to expand extraprovincially in the future.
Selected as Government loans, grants, scholarships eligible institution.
Accredited by Private Career Training Institutions Agency of BC (PCTIA).
Changed business registration to Central Canadian College Ltd.
First student registration.
Accredited by private post-Secondary Education Commission of Province of British Columbia, Canada (PPSEC).
Central College was established with the registered name of Central Acupuncture College Ltd.