Our Academic Upgrading and Preparatory Programs provide you with the opportunity to:
Most programs and services are available full-time and part-time during the day as well as part-time in the evening through Continuing Education; and you can start any time.
For details on how our programs and services can support you in reaching your educational and training goal follow the links to the specific program or service:
ACE is also available through e-learning: ACE On-Line
The GED Preparation courses prepare you to successfully write the GED Test. The “General Educational Development -(GED) is an Ontario High School Equivalent Certificate for adults who have been unable to complete high school. The GED certificate is recognized by the Ontario government and by other Canadian provinces for application to employment and to apply to a training or educational program.
The Academic Upgrading Pre-test results tell you how much academic upgrading you will need to prepare for writing the GED test or for skills training.
The Pre-Admission Test allows you to demonstrate that you have the required academic skills for the college program you wish to take if you do not have the required Grade 12 English, Mathematics and/or Science courses for the chosen program
Essential Skills are the skills needed for work, learning and life. They provide the foundation for learning all other skills and enable people to evolve with their jobs and adapt to workplace change.