In 2008, the Victoria School of Business and Technology (now Q College – made headlines when Apple claimed the school logo, an apple infringed on their trademark. The disagreement gained international attention from media outlets, including the Globe & Mail, CBC, CTV, and CNN.

We are proud to announce we’ve taken our last bite of the Apple situation and are coming out bigger and better than ever before. Our programs have evolved to College level standards keeping in step with developing technologies including Drupal development, innovative Internet marketing techniques including social media, and application development for mobile devices. In today’s world everyone can have access to any information, anywhere, and at any time especially so with all of our devices now talking to one another.

Q College is also Microsoft certified and a proud member of a select and limited group of Adobe Authorized Training Centres. We offer more than a hundred courses and programs across a wide range of IT.

As a leading-edge New Media Development Studio ‘northStudio’, we have pioneered a one-of-a-kind government registered College catering to government clients, businesses looking to train, or retrain their staff, educational facilities and students looking to enter the IT industry with style, confidence and job ready skills.

Wordwide, only Q College delivers Drupal based web development Diplomas. Many of our designers, programmers, themers and developers have been recruited from the top 2% of our own graduates. Marketing firms, and Drupal shops across North America regularly seek out our graduates. We now even train, and deliver tech-support to both larger corporations with in-house web development teams as well as some of northStudio’s web development competitors!

Drupal Schoolhouse – the newest addition to the northStudio family – together with Q College ( provides Drupal Training from coast to coast in Canada. In an exclusive partnership with we host popular public and private training workshops in every major city in Canada.

Our annual Summer Drupal Training Camp held here in Victoria at Q College draws Drupal developers from everywhere on the planet!