Dual Credit

Trades Introduction Adult Dual Credit

The construction industry is fast-paced and offers many exciting career opportunities.

Overview

Introduction to Carpentry - TCA4T (College Course: CRP010)

This course is an introduction to the carpentry trade. Students will be introduced to a variety of hand and power tools. The emphasis will be on identification, selection and safe operating procedures of these tools. Skill building will focus on residential construction and is a fundamental part of this course.

Introduction to Plumbing - TSB4T (College Course: PLB010)

This course introduces students to plumbing theory, safety, nomenclature, plumbing tools and materials. Students will work through the Ontario Building Code portions related to the plumbing environment (chapter 7). Students will gain practical experience working in the program's shop environment.

Length:

Mornings from April 20 - June 12, 2020

Note:

  • Tuition, materials, equipment and transportation fees will be covered through the Dual Credit program.
  • Students will be contacted by the SCWI Program Assistant, at least one week prior to the start of the program, to be provided with a date, time and location for an orientation session.

To be eligible for this program students must be 21 years of age or older, aiming to complete an Ontario Secondary School Diploma.

Earn: Two high school credits and two college credits

Dual credit programs can help students transition from high school to college and apprenticeship programs. They can help students complete their Ontario Secondary School Diploma while customizing their learning with exposure to the college environment.

Students have the opportunity to:

  • Earn high school credits while studying at a local college or taking apprenticeship training
  • Gain experience in the transition to postsecondary education or apprenticeship
  • Get a head start on learning and training for their future careers.

Dual credit programs can help you transition from high school to college and apprenticeship programs. They can help students complete their Ontario Secondary School Diploma while customizing learning with exposure to the college environment.