Upper Grand District School Board

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills, Dufferin Centre for Continuing Education, Dufferin Centre for Continuing Education

Record #: ROP0276
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2024
Last Full Update: 28 Aug 2023


Description (Service) Literacy and basic skills training including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills
  • helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence

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 Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ontario residents 18 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum
  • must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Orangeville
Address & Map
Grant Evans Education Centre, 40 Amelia St
Orangeville, ON
Canada L9W 3T8
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Intersection Amelia St and College Ave
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Office is accessible, Orangeville classrooms are not accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-941-2661
Fax 519-942-2353
E-Mail skillsupgradingprogram@ugconed.ca
Website https://www.ugdsb.ca/continuing-education/skills-upgrading-program/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/conedugdsb
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/ConEdUGDSB
Primary Contact Program Manager for Skills Upgrading Program; Phone: 519-836-7280 ext 624; Email: lbs.learning@ugdsb.on.ca
Mailing Address c/o Skills Upgrading Program Manager 
Grant Evans Education Centre, 40 Amelia St 
Orangeville, ON 
Canada L9W 3T8

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