York Region District School Board

Site: Thornhill - Uplands Community Learning Centre

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

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Record #: NKT1755 Last Modified: 18 Feb 2015 Last Full Update: 11 Dec 2014
Record Details
I&R CommentsOntario residents 19 years and older, proficient enough in English to benefit fully from the program, and with literacy and basic skills assessed at less than end of Level 3 of:
* IALSS (International Adult Literacy and Skills Survey)
* or OALCF (Ontario Adult Literacy Curriculum Framework)
Alternate NameHigh School Credit Programs ; LBS
Office Phone905-731-9557 ext 307
Fax905-731-9117
Websitewww.yrdsb.ca/Programs/ConEd/Pages/Adult-Literacy-Basic-Skills.aspx
FundingProvincial - Employment Ontario
DescriptionLiteracy, numeracy, computers and essential skills training to assist in transitioning to employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence
HoursUplands Learning Centre, 8210 Yonge Street, Thornhill (Yonge & Hwy #7): Mon-Thu LBS - 9 am-12 noon; Computer Course - 12:30-3:30 pm; Mon & Wed LBS - 7-9 pm
DatesSeptember-June
Areas ServedYork Region
EligibilityLiteracy and Basic Skills: Primarily serves adult learners wanting to improve their literacy and numeracy skills to achieve goals of further education and training, employment or increased independence * must have facility in English or French and literacy skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum
ApplicationCall to arrange interview
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Located In CommunityYork Region
Address & Map
Uplands Community Learning Centre
8210 Yonge St
Thornhill, ON L4J 1W6
IntersectionYonge St and Hwy 7
AccessibilityUnknown
Service CategoriesAdult Basic Education ; Adult High School Diploma Programs ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Alternative Schools ; Career Counselling ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ; Life Skills Education