New & Exciting!
The Upper Grand District School Board, in partnership with Acqua Salon, is offering an exciting new Hairstyling program for cosmetology students. Through this program, students will earn two co-op credits, while receiving Level 1 and 2 theory training, and mastering many of the practical skills required for their apprenticeship. The co-op placement will take place second semester, in the afternoon, at the Acqua Salon in Guelph. Are you an interested student?? Click the link to apply! https://forms.gle/XM9ngXYykbBt3sJ98
What is Co-op?
The Co-operative Education Program allows students to earn secondary school credits while completing a work placement.
Co-op students can try out an occupation or different occupations in an actual work environment before deciding which career path is right for them.
Consisting of a co-op course, a related curriculum course in any subject and a work placement, the program is monitored by a co-operative education teacher.
Two co-op credits can be applied towards high school graduation requirements although there is no limit on earning optional co-op credits.
Co-op placements are arranged for students by their secondary school. All placements are require to follow Ministry of Education policy and guidelines.
Why Take Co-op?
Co-op lets you:
- Explore Careers
- Connect Learning to Your Life
- Develop Skills & Knowledge
- Build Your Resume
- Individualize Your Learning
- Expand Your Network