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In recognition of the current restrictions that are in effect for all of Southern Ontario from Saturday, December 26, 2020 to Saturday, January 23, 2021, all Literacy and Basic Skills programs will shift to a fully on-line format until at least January 25th. 

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario and through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement. Employment Ontario Logo

Literacy and Basic Skills for Adults

Picture of adult student writingThe Literacy and Basic Skills Program (LBS) is an exciting and interesting program for adults who want to gain skills to enhance employability, independence, or go on to further training.

Our Literacy and Basic Skills Program is broken into three paths.

The programs are offered at sites downtown and on the Mountain:

  • Continuing Education City Learning Centre – Academic Upgrading
  • Continuing Education Hill Park Learning Centre – Academic Upgrading, Essential Skills Upgrading and Cornerstone Programs

Instructors provide a program which focuses on improving Essential or Academic Skills including: reading, writing and real life math skills and applications.

Continuous Intake enables learners to access the program throughout the year.  To make an appointment for and intake/assessment meeting, please click the button below:

Schedule ON-LINE Appointment – Literacy & Basic Skills (NON-CREDIT) Intake/Assessment @ Hill Park Learning Centre

Schedule ON-LINE Appointment – Literacy & Basic Skills (NON-CREDIT) Intake/Assessment @ City Learning Centre

For more information call 905-561-2190.

Updated on Wednesday, December 30, 2020.
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