Community Integration Through Cooperative Education (1120)
2 Years - 4 Semesters Ontario College Certificate
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Community Integration through Cooperative Education is a fully integrated two year College Certificate program designed to offer students with developmental disabilities or significant learning challenges opportunities to enhance their academic and social skills through participation in a variety of College courses and corresponding field placements.
HOW THE PROGRAM WORKS
Choose one of the 30+ program areas of study available to be taken through the CICE program.
Develop vocational abilities through a number of field placement experiences that relate to each student`s program area of study.
Learning Specialists provide students with in-class labs and shops support as well as tutoring outside of the classroom.
The Employment Liaison Officer secures field placements and provides intermittent supervision.
The curriculum is modified to meet the academic needs of each student.
Upon graduation, a CICE program Certificate is received and the graduate is provided with the opportunity to be linked with a Community Employment Support Specialist who will assist in the search for employment.