These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Secondary school graduation with a minimum grade of C+ in English 12 or Technical and Professional Communications 12, or Adult Basic Education Advanced Level certificate with a minimum grade of C+ in English 090/091, (English 091 is preferred), or GED with a minimum of C+ in English 090/091, or assessment to acceptable level to determine eligibility.
Some students may qualify to earn additional credit through Prior Learning Assessment. Students requiring assessment must contact the Access Education department for an appointment.
Note: for employment with School Districts an assessment is not sufficient, you must have a minimum of GED plus Grade 12 English (a Grade 12 diploma is preferred).
General requirements: Students must have Canadian citizenship or landed immigrant requirement as outlined in the Program Guide under Admissions/Registration; good command of oral and written English; current immunization record and TB skin test; a signed COTR self-disclosure form; criminal record search (conviction of a criminal offense may influence an applicant's access to the program or to employment opportunities. Any associated cost is the responsibility of the student).