Sampling the Trades
16 DCSS Students are participaing in the Trades Sampler Program at Northern Lights College. The program is introducing grade 10 students to five trades (carpentry, welding, electrical, plumbing and mechanics) over 3 months. The program also teaches employability skills and provides students with saftey training.
Great career education programs are available at DCSS including:
- Dual Credit - Enrol in one of many trades and vocational programs at NLC and receive high school and college credit. See Mr. Roberts.
- Work Experience - School credits earned for paid or volunteer work outside of school. See Mr. Eagles.
- Youth Work in Trades - Earn school credits and apprenticeship hours for paid work with a Red-Seal journey person. See Mrs. Fellers.