Persons attending colleges and universities overseas for the 2009 to 2010 academic year are invited to attend a Pre-Departure Orientation, next Friday, July 31, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Barbados Community College (BCC).
The session, which is being organised by the Counselling and Placement Centre at the BCC, is designed to help persons transition successfully into overseas educational institutions.
Representatives from various Embassies and High Commissions will be in attendance to speak about a number of issues pertaining to studying overseas.?? These include visa information, cultural differences, cultural adaptation, legal issues and health and safety concerns.
Further information on the Pre-Departure Orientation, may be obtained by contacting the Counselling and Placement Centre at 426-2858 Ext. 5295/5254.??