Programs provide a level of skills, knowledge and attitudes to allow graduates to perform in a defined range of varied activities within a prescribed range of functions involving known routines and procedures.
Prepares for: employment or postsecondary, typical duration 225-450 instructional hours (5 to 10 courses).
Admission Requirements: Academic entry requirements are defined in regulation. May be up to grade 12 but varies depending on the trade or occupation. Other entry requirements may be determined depending on the trade or occupation. Minimum age: 16 years. Also CAAT admission requirements for Co-op Diploma programs.
Depth and Breadth of Knowledge: The basic skill and knowledge requirements for entry-level employment in positions with a limited range of activities within a prescribed range of functions.
Conceptual and Methodological Awareness/Research and Scholarship:
Application of Knowledge:
Awareness of the Limits of Knowledge: An understanding of the limits of their own knowledge and skill level and an appreciation of the methods and techniques that they are not qualified to employ.