The Dual Credit program provides an opportunity for Grade 12 students to earn college credits while still in high school that will count on both the secondary school and college transcript. The program combines theoretical and hands-on practical learning.
The programs, offered in partnership with Conestoga College and the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, are registered as Pre-Apprenticeship, Level 1 Apprenticeship, College certificate or diploma programs.
Below is a basic list of programs. For more details about specific courses and pre-requisites please review myBlueprint under District Courses and Programs.
Pre-apprenticeship program: Exploring the Trades: Construction; Exploring the Trades: Construction #2 ; Exploring the Trades: Culinary; Exploring the Trades: Food Preparation; Exploring the Trades: Mechanical
Apprenticeship level 1: Automotive Service Technician; Brick and Stone Mason; Cook; Truck and Coach Technician; General Machinist
College certificate or diploma programs: Design Fundamentals; Early Childhood Education; Careers in Health Care; Personal Support Worker; Emergency Services Readiness