There are many paths a student might take to prepare for and enter into their desired career. Some students may enter directly into the workforce when they complete high school, while others may continue their education through the workplace, an apprenticeship, college or university program.
Benefit to students
When students see how the learning and opportunities they experience in elementary school directly connect with post-secondary opportunities and experiences, students will be empowered to make informed decisions about their future.
A full-day experiential learning opportunity at Fleming College and Georgian College intended to introduce students to skilled trades and to consider the trades as a viable, rewarding career options. Students work in construction and design labs to complete at least two projects.
An exciting full-day on-campus opportunity at Georgian College for Grade 8 students. Students experience hands-on workshops in construction labs, a campus tour, and the chance to interact with college students who lead the day.
A free one hour in-school presentation by Georgian College that delves into what students can expect in high school, including option sheets – an overview of apprenticeship, college and university post-secondary pathways.