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Steps to Success Information Session

Register for our in person Steps to Success Information Session for more information on how to join Academic Upgrading! Email academicupgrading@durhamcollege.ca today to reserve your seat!

Session Dates:

  • Thursday August 11 7:00 pm-8:00 pm
  • Tuesday August 23 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

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Are you:

  • 19+
  • Missing courses required to enter a college program?
  • Trying to upgrade basic or workplace level credits?
  • Wanting to update your academic skills?

PROGRAMS OF STUDY INCLUDE:

  • ACE Communications (Gr.12 English)
  • ACE Apprenticeship Math (Gr.12 Math)
  • ACE Self Management 

BENEFITS:

  • Tuition free-program.
  • Financial support for daycare and/or transportation is also available for qualified learners.
  • Qualify for an offer of admission to a college program.
  • Improve your literacy and numeracy skills for employment, apprenticeship or other goals.
  • A supportive adult learning environment with qualified professors.
  • Robust and Interactive Instruction.
  • Take advantage of academic resources such as access to information on How to Apply to College, Applying for Financial Aid & OSAP, and more.
  • Enjoy the added benefits of the use of the Durham College library, cafeteria, and computers.
  • You’ll be surrounded by a community of other motivated, friendly students.

ACADEMIC UPGRADING IS:

  • A free program funded through the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development.
  • Offered every semester, please email academicupgrading@durhamcollege.ca for more information on course start dates.
  • Currently offered online - live and asynchronous classes designed to be flexible to meet your schedule!
  • Personalized to meet your needs!

Free skilled trades training

To address the skilled trades shortage in Canada, DC's Pre-Apprenticeship programs offer free training for aspiring workers who
want the necessary qualifications to enter or advance in the skilled trades.

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