The District of Tumbler Ridge is Canada's youngest community, established in 1981 as a coal mining community.
Tumbler Ridge was recently designated a Unesco Global Geopark, which celebrates the natural geological history of the area that is rich with dinosaur fossils and trackways, waterfalls, caves and mountain lakes. A world renowned paleontological research center operates from Tumbler Ridge.
Tumbler Ridge is located 90 kilometres from Chetwynd, and 125 kilometres southwest of Dawson Creek. Tumbler Ridge amenities include a hockey arena, curling club, indoor aquatic centre, and community centre.
- The Tumbler Ridge Campus is located in the northeast wing of Tumbler Ridge Secondary School.
The campus provides area residents with opportunities to upgrade their training or education through Career and College Preparation courses, or Workforce Training/Continuing Education. Workforce Training courses offered in Tumbler Ridge include first aid, Bear Aware, CORE Hunter Safety and many others.
Also check out our online course offerings.
We offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses are led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you.
Campus services include a library and computer/Internet access.