Public RV Education and RV Dealership Career Opportunities
Education – How to RV
Annual RV Learning Weekend
launched in 2013, and held annually in May
2016 dates: May 27, 28, & 29
Location: Ol’ MacDonald's Resort
RVDA of Alberta
Phone: (780) 455-8562
Fax: (780) 453-3927
- A registration Form will be posted early in 2016.
The 3-day event provides RVers with many informative seminars, with
practical information for enjoying their RV's and for empowering them when it comes to troubleshooting on their own. Past presenters have included: Blue Ox Towing Products, A.N.D. Batteries, Dalton Timmis Insurance; 2 Guys RV Education, Carmanah Technologies, and SAIT, School of Transportation.
In addition, a safety check has been made available to participants upon entering the park (and through the weekend) through the assistance and expertise of certified RV technicians provided by various dealerships and SAIT School of Transportation.
RVDA of Alberta looks forward to another successful weekend again this year and registration information will be on their website.
Ol’ MacDonald's Resort also provided participants with amazing food, and treated all like family throughout the weekend!
RV Owners Lifestyle
held annually in late June
2016 dates: June 24 – 27
Location: Okanagan College
||(250)762-5445 x4424 or
||1000 KLO Road, Kelowna, BC V1Y 4X8
The RV Owners
Lifestyle Seminar is comprised of 3 days of workshops on a multitude
of topics combined with a 3-day "dry camp" so you can put some
of your learning into practice immediately. The Seminar is a combined
effort of the Recreation Vehicle Department of the Trades and Apprenticeship
office of Okanagan College and the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association
(RVDA) of BC.
Topics covered run
the gamut from maintenance (appliances, diesel, holding tanks, generator)
through tips on electrical, choosing a mobile satellite system, choosing
tires, and dry-camping or boondocking, to geocoaching, full-timing and
holiday destinations – including having fun on working holidays,
and travel writing. The website is updated regularly with new info and any
changes that may be of interest to seminar participants, so check back
Dealership Career Opportunities |
Careers in the RV industry cross a wide range of skills and interests, and offer
a wonderful opportunity to many people, including graduating students, those
wanting to change careers, and even RVers looking for part-time seasonal work
as they travel.
Please visit our Careers website at
www.rvcareers.ca for information
on careers in the RV industry, and to find openings at RV dealerships.
The matrix below illustrates
the range of careers possible at an RV Dealership.
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