The 11,500 residents of Kitimat ("People of the Snow") live at the head of scenic Douglas Channel on the north coast. Local amenities and temperate climate make it an indoor and outdoor sports and recreation haven. Serving the communities of Kitimat and Kitamaat Village since 1976, the campus is centrally located in downtown Kitimat. Affordable housing, ample parking and full transit services make opportunities at this campus easily accessible.
NWCC's Kitimat Campus offers college access programs including Career and College Preparation, job-skills Workforce Training & Continuing Studies courses and programs, and career-ready programs like Early Childhood Education, Computer Technology throughout the year. Innovative health care programs like Health Care Assistant, Trades Foundation programs, natural resource management and tourism programs, and other educational opportunities are available on a rotational and on-demand basis.