Adult Upgrading - Credit Prep Program

 Classes are closed from April 12 to 16 for the April break.

The Government of Ontario announced that all schools in Ontario will be closed to in-person learning after the April break due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, all in-person classes are shifting to online synchronous/real-time learning on April 19 and will remain online until an official return date is announced by the Ministry of Education. Your instructor will contact you with more information on April 19. Students may continue to register for our programs by contacting us at 905-440-4509.

If you have been out of school for a while and need to improve your skills, we can help you with:

  • Reading
  • Spelling
  • Writing
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Basics

Gain the confidence you need to prepare for:

  • further independence
  • employment
  • high school credit courses
  • apprenticeships, training programs and certificate programs.

This Employment Ontario program is funded by the Ontario government.


If you can't find an appointment date and time that would work for you, please call 905-440-4509 for additional information.

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DCE Program Guidebook
Program Guidebook
Curriculum Areas Covered
  • ​reading and responding to informational text
  • taking telephone messages in a business environment
  • writing a business letter
  • writing basic reports and memos
  • completing application forms
  • basic computer use
Employability Skills Covered

Receive preparation in 9 essential skills identified by Employment Ontario:

  • reading text
  • document use
  • writing
  • numeracy
  • oral communication
  • thinking skills
  • working with others
  • computer use
  • continuous learning
Program Times and Location

Monday to Thursday

8:30 am - 3:30 pm

E. A. Lovell ACEC - Map

120 Centre St. S.

Oshawa, ON

L1H 4A3