A National and International award winning program that assists youth aged 15-30 to gain life skills, certification and training in order to succeed in the job market. BladeRunners takes a group of six youth through an intensive six weeks of facilitation involving life skills and certification to prepare them for your organization.

Youth facing barriers to employment are given an opportunity to achieve self-sufficiency. Life skills include goal setting, planning, motivation, self-esteem, communication skills, morals, ethics and conflict resolution. Industry certification and training are offered for the following: OFA level 1, Transportation Endorsement, Food Safe, Serving it Right, WHMIS, WorldHost Training Services and Sales Training.

Benefits of the program are:

  • A partnership that will support a youth in a dynamic and flexible relationship.
  • Employees that are committed to your industry and want to work in the industry.
  • Recognized training and certification for employees entering your workplace.
  • Employees that have the right attitude and are trainable.
  • Dedicated coordinator that will support you, the partner and the BladeRunner (24hr support).
  • Choice in hiring who you want; while providing much needed on the job skills.

Contact BladeRunners Coordinator:

Heather Semeniuk
100-529 Seymour Street
Kamloops, BC V2C 0A1
Ph: 778-220-8976
Fx: 250-434-1701


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