Academic and Career Preparation Program
This program is for adults who need to complete high school subjects in preparation for entry into college programs, want a Grade 12 diploma, or improve their chances at a job or a promotion. You can attend classes during the day or the evening. You must be 17 years or older and have been out of school for at least one year.
Registration for Spring 2014 opens for returning students
November 25, 2013 and for new students, December 2,2013.
How to get started
Phone Vancouver Island University at 250-746-3509 to arrange a meeting with Student Services to help you plan the right courses to reach your educational goal.
- Get your Permission to Register form by dropping in Monday or Wednesday between 9:00 - 10:30 am (drop-in). Check in at the Welcome Centre.
- Fill out an Application for Admission and take that and your "Permission to Register:" to Registration and get enrolled.
Level 1 – Basic
Basic skills in reading, writing, and mathematics.
Level 2 – Fundamental
A continuation of basic skills development in reading, writing and mathematics, as well as an emphasis on study skills and confidence building.
Level 3 – Intermediate
Grade 10 equivalency, to prepare for the many vocational programs that require Grade 10, and to prepare for Grade 11 and 12 subjects.
Level 4 – Advanced
Grade 11 equivalency, to prepare for vocational, academic or technical programs that require Grade 11.
Level 6 – Provincial Level
The Grade 12 academic level provides you with Grade 12 academic course completion and prerequisites for University and Career/Technical programs.