This program provides students with diverse learning needs an opportunity to attend employability courses, gain work related certificates, and receive industry specific skill development training in basic grounds maintenance/horticulture and custodial/light duty cleaner areas. Students participate in a job shadow placement as well as a work experience, in either grounds maintenance, or custodial industries.
The program webpages contain extensive information about curriculum, admission, highlights, costs and schedule. Please email your question here if you cannot find what you are looking for on the program page. Be sure to note your program of interest in the subject line. Alternatively, you can make an appointment to meet with an advisor through the online booking system.
My job shadow placement at Arbutus RV was a good learning experience for me, I was able to work independently, I felt happy and safe and I enjoyed helping.
Myles Bernard, Employment Transition Grounds & Custodial Assistant student, Port Alberni