2016: NEW YEAR – NEW YOU!

It’s 2016, and with the start of a New Year comes the opportunity for change and growth! Why not come and join us at Tamwood Careers this year? You will learn all about the great opportunities and careers available to you in the hospitality industry, and how to become successful in the industry! We had […]

Read More

Tamwood Careers: We Like To Party!

We’ve had a busy week at Tamwood Careers, because we’ve had two parties to celebrate our wonderful students and school!! On Wednesday Dec 4, we enjoyed our Student Appreciation Night with our ‘Tammies Awards’ ceremony! We celebrated students who have graduated from the program, as well as celebrating our students who are currently enrolled! This […]

Read More

You’re Invited to ‘The Tammies Awards’

At Tamwood Careers, we love our students! And next week we are showing our appreciation for our students with a student appreciation night! It’s a night that will have all the glitz and glamour of ‘The Oscars’, but with a student twist! We’ll have music, lots of food, a graduation ceremony, guest speakers and the […]

Read More

7 students graduate the study part today

Today, seven students graduate from the study portion of the Tamwood Careers course! Diego, JP, EJ, Sik, Alberto, Alba and xxx all joined Tamwood Careers in April and will now move on to complete their 24-week work practicum. Diego was kind enough to answer some questions on his experience at Tamwood Careers: How did you […]

Read More

Halloween Celebrations

Well, Halloween has just passed and we sure didn’t forget to celebrate at Tamwood Careers! Our students dressed up to celebrate the day, coming dressed as nurses, zombies, cats, deviled eggs and much more! Teacher Tyler possibly had the best costume, dressed as Sailor Moon!

Read More

We’re having fun!

Our students at Tamwood Careers work and study very hard! So this week, we decided to have a little fun in class! Halloween is a very popular and celebrated holiday in Canada, and one of the big traditions is to carve a pumpkin to scare your neighbors! So we decided to have a pumpkin carving […]

Read More

Guest speaker: Nemanja Filipovic

Nemanja Filipovic is an Associate Owner of three Shoppers Drugmart locations in Vancouver. Nemanja studied pharmacy at the University of British Columbia before joining Shoppers Drugmart as of Pharmacist in 2009. He worked his way up to management and eventually began to run his own store in 2012. In 2013, Nemanja became Associate Manager of […]

Read More

Student profile: Elizabeth Razo

Elizabeth started at Tamwood Careers in May 2015. Arriving from Ecuador, she has already enjoyed success in Vancouver, succeeding in the study portion of the course and recently getting a job working in the banquets department at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Elizabeth was kind enough to share her thoughts on the Tamwood Careers course. What […]

Read More

Students win the soccer championship

Tamwood students win international international school soccer championship! It was a victorious week for Tamwood, as we managed to win the International Schools summer soccer tournament for the first time! The competition takes place throughout the summer, and has 16 International school taking part. Tamwood started the season slowly, only winning one of our first […]

Read More

Five students garduated today

Sadly, it’s that time of month again when we have to say ‘goodbye’ to some of our students who have finished their study part of the program! Amanda, Marci, Angela, Emily and Lucas all joined us in March and have now completed all six modules of the school course. Congratulations to all five students this […]

Read More
Careers