School Programs

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Benefits to Students and to Employers

Jesse Cullin 015_crop.jpgWhy Students Should Participate:

    • Gain work experience and make connections for future employment
    • Develop an awareness of personal qualities and employability skills essential for success in the workplace
    • Explore career choices to help define a career path beyond high school, college or university
    • Develop confidence and self-reliance
    • Expand job skills by acquiring explicit training that meets industry standards
    • Use an alternative and proven method of earning credits for diploma purposes.

Why Employers Should Participate:
    • Assists with the training and recruitment of potential employees
    • Helps provide for development of supervisory skills for existing employees
    • Promotes awareness in young people of the demands and expectations in the workplace
    • Creates an environment by which employers can demonstrate community involvement