Co-operative education is an essential pillar of the BCCA’s organizational mission and purpose. Through our Co-operative Education program, we honour the legacy of the 5th Co-operative Principle: Education, Training, and Information that has catalyzed the growth and development of the co-operative movement since it’s early beginnings.

Check out some of BCCA’s educational programs, services, and tools designed to facilitate all levels of learning and teaching about co-ops for a variety of audiences, including youth in post-secondary programs, emerging entrepreneurs, employees at co-ops and co-op members.


Co-ops in Schools Program (undergoing review)

Have ideas or questions about our co-op education program?

For further information, please contact our Co-operative Education Coordinator by e-mailing