|Record #: BRA0284||Last Modified: 22 Apr 2019||Last Full Update: 22 Apr 2019|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/sheridaninstitute
|Description & Services|
|Alternate Name||Sheridan College Academic Upgrading Program|
|Description||An academic upgrading program * helps individuals acquire the necessary skills for entry into college post-secondary programs, apprenticeship programs or employment includes English, math, biology, chemistry, computer skills, Strategies for Success and Employability Skills.
Students receive an assessment of current academic skills, a training plan and a program tailored to personal goals * the Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) certificate is equivalent to grade 12 OSSD for college admission, apprenticeship or employment
Sheridan offers four programs to assist those that need to improve their skills in order to enter a post-secondary college program, an apprenticeship program or for employment:
Academic upgrading: English * math * biology * chemistry * for college entrance
English as a Second Language (ESL) full-time program for college entrance (PGASE)
Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
Enhanced Language Training (ELT) with work placement
Also offered at Oakville Skills Training Centre * 407 Iroquois Shore Rd * Oakville
Funded by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
|Hours||Office Mon-Fri 9:00am - 4:00pm
Classes are offered during the day from 9am-noon, 1pm-4pm and 6:30-9:30pm, 1-2 times per week.
|Dates||Program Intake Months: September, January, May|
|Areas Served||Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Region ; Peel Region|
|Eligibility||Ages: 19 year(s) and up
Minimum 19 years of age (some exceptions may apply).
Minimum Canadian Language Benchmark 6 in Speaking and Listening if English is not your first language (Canadian Language Benchmarks assessment report required).
All applicants are assessed in order to determine individual student's entry-level.
|Application||Information sessions held Tue, 1 pm, Rm B132, Sheridan College, McLaughlin Rd; no appointment required|
|Fees||None ; No tuition fees for the program; $40 one time registration fee|
|Address & Map||
7899 McLaughlin Rd
Brampton, ON L6Y 5H9
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|Intersection||McLaughlin Rd and Steeles Ave W|
|Office Phone||Brampton 905-459-7533 ext 5449
Oakville 905-845-9430 ext 8052
|Alternate Contact||Email: email@example.com|
|Funding||Provincial - Ontario. Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities|
|Service Level||(30) Provincial Government ; (50) Non Profit|
|Subjects||Academic upgrading ; Literacy instruction|