Career Programs

Options for Students


Opportunities in trades, technology, health & human services, business, sports, arts & science available. Meet with your career facilitator to get started.

Programs for Students

We offer educational programs that prepare students for entry into the workplace and further education and training in a specific career pathway. The Cowichan Valley School District has become a leader in British Columbia in creating expanded opportunities for our students as they begin a transition to career.


1 Week Career Exploration Summer Programs

1 Week Career Exploration Summer Programs

Summer 2017 & 18 - During the summer of 2017 & 18 we ran 6 summer programs for students entering grade 8-10: Welding, Hairdressing, Coding and Carpentry...
Dual Credit Program

Dual Credit Program

The Dual Credit program gives students an opportunity to take post-secondary courses tuition free! These courses and programs are offered through our partnership...
What is Youth Work In Trades & The $1000 Youth Apprenticeship Grant

What is Youth Work In Trades & The $1000 Youth Apprenticeship Grant

Youth Work In Trades (Formerly Secondary School Apprenticeship) is a high school credit program that provides students 14 years of age and over (including Graduates!)...
Work Experience Program

Work Experience Program

Work experience is part of an educational program that provides a student with an opportunity to participate in, observe or learn about the performance of tasks...