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illustrated circuit board
Technical Tips
Nov 23, 2022
In a world reliant on lightning-fast access to information, electronic controls, mobile devices, and more, it is perhaps more important than ever that manufacturers ensure that the circuits that drive their products are built efficiently and adher
Electric vehicle Webinar Video
Student Tips
Oct 31, 2022
Whether you’re an Automotive Technician, Electrician or just interested in the rapidly expanding Electric Vehicle (EV) sector you’ll want to check out our recent Webinar.
student studying at home
Student Tips
Sep 22, 2022
There are many great reasons why you should consider studying in the comfort of your own home rather than on campus. The obvious benefits – and perhaps those that come to mind the quickest – are likely to be the saving of time and money.
technician working at desktop
Career Tips
Sep 13, 2022
Learning to program the most powerful PLCs is an incredibly interesting and profitable skill to have, but it does come with challenges. The platforms can be complex and expensive, and the training software can be difficult to find.
Workforce Development
Career Tips
Aug 18, 2022
Since COVID, online learning has emerged as a solution for practically all forms of training, including workforce development. Many community colleges are already supporting employers in strengthening their workforce by connecting with employers/organizations and offering a wide variety of work-related programs. Future jobs will need more qualifications than in the past, particularly in the areas of technology and manufacturing. This means employees must be adaptable and willing to meet these demands.
Build digital presence for networking by sharing post and videos
Career Tips
Aug 08, 2022
COVID has dramatically changed how and where we network professionally. In the past, we had many more face-to-face networking interactions through meetings, conferences, lunches etc.
Online Learning ROI
Student Tips
Jul 11, 2022
The argument over the value of online learning has been put to bed over the last 2 years, simply based on the amazing flexibility that it provides people in their place, on their own time, and with whatever priorities th
Too many Responsibilities
Student Tips
Jun 21, 2022
Continuing to pursue your education as an adult can be a real challenge since you must balance your daily activities while completing school assignments and evaluations.
Online Training
Student Tips
Jun 13, 2022
Learning new skills is one of the most effective methods to grow in your career.
How to Use Microsoft Edge Browser For Taking Online Exams
Student Tips
Jun 08, 2022
If you have written exams before or if you are about to take your first exam, you may know that Internet Explorer (IE) was the recommended browser for taking exams, as it was the only browser that supported the ActiveX co
2 technicians working onsite
Student Tips
May 04, 2022
Better Jobs Ontario (formerly Second Career) Can Help You Retrain and Re-enter the Job Market  
Student Tips
Apr 26, 2022
We recently sat down with Surajit, one of our support consultants at GBCTechtraining, to talk about his role in technical and tutorial support.
Factory interior with modern equipment
Industry News
Mar 14, 2022
The expansion of today’s concrete jungles is accelerating at an unprecedented pace and shows no sign of slowing any time soon.
Employee working on a laptop in a Manufacturing Industry
Career Tips
Mar 10, 2022
The manufacturing industry is facing many challenges
PLC Webinar Video
Student Tips
Mar 10, 2022
Our March PLC webinar, hosted by our program experts, delved into the top 20 reasons to choose our PLC programs. It covered topics like:
Student Tips
Mar 04, 2022
You have all heard about the importance of accreditation in higher education, but probably aren’t sure what the term exactly means. One of the biggest challenges with understanding accreditation is that the term is used quite broadly to describe many different things.
Technician in factory with robotic arms
Career Tips
Feb 02, 2022
Are you an Ontario employer trying to fill positions or vacancies or upskilling your workers? If the answer is yes, the Canada-Ontario Job Grant, along with George Brown College Technical Certificate programs can help.
Stu-View login
Student Tips
Feb 01, 2022
With tax season quickly approaching, it’s time to start preparing and gathering all relevant receipts and paperwork to file your taxes! Students can access and download their T2202 form from their online student account, which will account for all programs paid for during the 2021 calendar year.
Open House Live Session Recording
Student Tips
Feb 01, 2022
At GBC Tech Training, we recently held a Open House Live Session to answer your questions about our programs. And we had a great interactive session, where valuable information was shared about our online technical training programs.
Job market and economy news headline
Career Tips
Dec 21, 2021
Airlines are cancelling flights due to a lack of pilots. Restaurants are posting open positions on their Instagram accounts. Even local grocery stores have "hiring" signs on their doors as well. Welcome to 2022: despite being battered by the pandemic for a long time, the economy is finally showing signs of a strong and steady recovery, and the job market is improving as well.
technicians working under covid-19 guidelines
Industry News
Dec 15, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has touched virtually every facet of daily life, from how we work and socialize, to how we purchase goods.