Upper Grand District School Board

Site: Erskine Community Health Centre

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills, Erskine Community Health Centre

Record #: GRE0351
Last Modified: 04 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 04 Jul 2023


Description (Service) The Skills Upgrading Program is designed to help learners:
  • build skills in reading, writing, numeracy and basic digital skills
  • work towards obtaining high school credits
  • build skills for apprenticeship program placement
  • improve basic skills to move on to employment
  • prepare for post-secondary education/college programs
Program runs from the beginning of September until the end of June.

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. It is a free program for all learners.

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Service Details

Public Comments Upper Grand District School Board offers Skills Upgrading Program classes in Drayton, Dundalk, Fergus, Guelph, Mount Forest, Orangeville, Palmerston and Shelburne
Hours Day and Evening class times available, Sep-Jun
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Southgate ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up Ages: 18 year(s) and up
  • must not be registered in a secondary school.
  • If English is a second language, learners must have a Canadian Language Benchmark of 6 in speaking and listening
Application Call to arrange interview.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Southgate
Address & Map
90 Artemesia St S
Southgate, ON
Canada N0C 1B0
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Intersection Artemesia St S and Victoria St N
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-836-7280 ext 624
Fax 519-942-2353
E-Mail skillsupgradingprogram@ugconed.ca
Website https://www.ugdsb.ca/continuing-education
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Skills-Upgrading-Program/577589522333421
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/ConEdUGDSB
Mailing Address 40 Amelia St 
Orangeville, ON 
Canada L9W 3T8


Service Categories Academic Upgrading
Service Category Groups Employment / Training

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