Durham Catholic District School Board

Literacy and Basic Skills, Oshawa Campus - King St W

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Description
Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills
  • helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, and or GED Preparation, post-secondary education and greater independence
Eligibility
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum
Must have facility in English


Individuals who are out of school * special emphasis on individuals receiving social assistance through Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) and Employment Insurance (EI), Second Careers * support programming for anglophone learners * those with foundational gaps/challenges in numeracy and literacy wishing to achieve PSW Literacy test acceptance, Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) and or College Diploma * those with permanent resident status are also eligible
Application Process
Call to arrange interview * contact Diana Petre regarding preparation for literacy test for Personal Support Worker program and or the pre-literacy preparation for the Child Care Assistant Certificate Program and Custodial Certificate Program
Office
905-626-6631 - 4 pm-8 pm
Fax
905-438-0571
Web Site
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Email
diana.petre@dcdsb.ca
Mailing Address
850 King St W
Unit 26
Oshawa, ON, L1J 8N5
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Diana Petre, LBS Program Coordinator
Fees
None
Documents Required
May vary; contact for information
Accessibility
Fully Accessible ; Call for information
Legal Status
Government - Provincial
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Last Updated On
May 11, 2022
Address
850 King St W, Unit 26
Oshawa, ON, L1J 8N5
Cross street: King St W and Thornton Rd N; Main entrance - Lower Level (across from Fraser Ford)
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Hours of Operation
Mon-Thu 8:30 am-11:45 am and 12 noon-3 pm
Service Area(s)
Durham Region