Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-438-0570 ext 57156
After Hours Phone 905-626-6631 (4 pm-8 pm)
Fax 905-438-0571
E-Mail diana.petre@dcdsb.ca
Website www.con-ed.ca/en/index.aspx
Site Location Main entrance - Lower Level (across from Fraser Ford)
Located In Community Oshawa
Address & Map
850 King St W, Unit 26
Oshawa, ON L1J 8N5
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Intersection King St W and Thornton Rd N
Contact Information
Primary Contact Diana Petre, LBS Program Coordinator
Primary Executive David Chambers, Principal, Archbishop Anthony Meagher Catholic Continuing Education Centre
Mailing Address c/o Diana Petre, LBS Program Coordinator 
Durham Catholic Continuing Education 
850 King St W, Unit 26 
Oshawa, ON L1J 8N5
Description & Services
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
Sup. Description Preparation for daytime and night school credit courses, summer school credit courses, pre-co-op courses * pre-credit, pre-apprenticeship and pre-personal support worker programs, adult upgrading, LBS, numeracy, literacy, computer-keyboarding, ESL Level 6 Bridging to LBS
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-11:45 am and 12 noon-3 pm
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) - 65 year(s) 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English 
Individuals who are out of school * special emphasis on individuals receiving social assistance through Ontario Works and Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) and Employment Insurance (EI), Second Careers * support programming for anglophone learners * those with foundational gaps/challenges in numeracy and literacy wishing to achieve PSW Literacy test acceptance, Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) and or College Diploma * those with permanent resident status are also eligible
Application Call to arrange interview * contact Diana Petre regarding preparation for literacy test for Personal Support Worker program and or the pre-literacy preparation for the Child Care Assistant Certificate Program
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Call for information
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult High School Diploma Programs ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Apprenticeship Preparation ; Career Counselling ; Life Skills Education

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