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Office Phone 905-849-7555
Fax 905-849-9937
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Located In Community Kerr Village
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Thomas Merton Centre for Continuing Education, Oakville Mews
171 Speers Rd, Unit 1
Oakville, ON L6K 3W8
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Intersection Kerr St and Speers Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name HCDSB ; LBS
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Literacy, numeracy and essential skills services to assist in transitioning to employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education or independence.

Academic Upgrading program: * a non-credit, part-time program for adults interested in developing and enhancing their employment potential, acquiring further training and education in specific areas, and building independent learning skills * individual programs are developed based on the student's goals * small group settings provide for individual attention.

The Next Steps/Pathways to Employment program: * provides learners with special needs the opportunity to develop their literacy and numeracy skills in preparation for employment * small group setting * individualized programming * non-credit, part time day classes * students must be able to set and meet goals
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * daytime classes are available, call for class times
Dates Non-credit Academic Upgrading: 
Thomas Merton Secondary School - Oakville 
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 8:30 am-11:30 am and 12:30 pm-3 pm 
Next Steps Program: 
Thomas Merton Secondary School 
Tue, Wed, Thu 12:30 pm-3 pm 
Thomas Merton Centre, Milton 
Pathways to Employment Program: 
Community Living Burlington 
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Burlington ; Georgetown ; Milton ; Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Primarily serves adult learners wanting to improve their literacy and numeracy skills to achieve goals of further education and training, employment or increased independence  
* must have facility in English (and/or French for French programs) and literacy skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario curriculum
Application Call to arrange an appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Alternative Schools ~ Developmental Disabilities ; Remedial Education

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