PLAR (Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition) is a credit granting process where mature students can obtain credits for prior learning of knowledge and skills acquired in both formal and informal ways, outside of secondary school.
***If NEW Continuing Education student*** click right > ID Confirmation eFORM
A mature student is eligible for PLAR maturity credits if they are:
|Book Pathway Planning Meeting||STEP 1: Book Pathway Meeting|
|Attend Pathway Planning Meeting||STEP 2: During your pathway planning meeting, a Guidance Counsellor will provide a link to book a credit assessment once your PLAR eligibility has been discussed. You are responsible for booking the credit assessment meeting using the link provided.|
|What to expect during your Credit Assessment Appointment||WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW: Based on the number of credits you currently have, the Credit Assessor will guide you through one or both of the following processes:
Grade 9/10 PLAR Process:
Grade 11/12 MATURE PLAR Process:
NOTE: Students will only be granted up to 26 credits and always have to earn their last 4 secondary school credits.
PLAR Process General Overview Diagram