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OYAP (Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program) is an apprenticeship program that enables students to learn a skilled trade while completing the requirements for their Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD).

An OYAP Student:

  • is a Co-op student in an apprenticeship occupation
  • is 16 years of age or older
  • has completed at least 16 secondary school credits
  • is enrolled full time in school

Benefits Of OYAP For Students:

  • Earn credits toward an OSSD while exploring a potential career within the skilled trades
  • Obtain important health and safety training
  • Develop essential and employability skills
  • Allows a smooth transition into post-secondary apprenticeship programs

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Co-op for grade 11 COOP11
Cooperative Education is a program that offers senior students the opportunity to further develop knowledge and skills in a subject area through practical experience. It is appropriate for students considering college, university and apprenticeship programs, or direct entry into the workplace. Placements exist in all sectors of the economy such as: Arts & Culture, Education, Hospitality & Tourism, Business, Environment, Manufacturing, Construction, Health & Wellness, Information & Communications, Police & Canadian Forces.
CREDIT: 2TYPE: OpenGRADE: 11
Co-op for grade 12 COOP12
Cooperative Education is a program that offers senior students the opportunity to further develop knowledge and skills in a subject area through practical experience. It is appropriate for students considering college, university and apprenticeship programs, or direct entry into the workplace. Placements exist in all sectors of the economy such as: Arts & Culture, Education, Hospitality & Tourism, Business, Environment, Manufacturing, Construction, Health & Wellness, Information & Communications, Police & Canadian Forces.
If you are interested in exploring a skilled trade, the Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP) is the recommended program option. The Co-op learning plan will incorporate the apprenticeship training standards for the chosen trade.
More information and forms at http://coop.wcdsb.ca, Guidance and Co-op offices.
COURSE NOTE: Complete the Application Form, Parent Permission & Teacher Reference Forms
• Access to Co-op is based on student readiness and program availability
• Students will be contacted by a Co-op teacher for an interview
• A Tb test, police check, or specialized application pkg. may be required depending on placement request
• Students are responsible for placement expenses. Schools will support students who require assistance
CREDIT: 2TYPE: OpenGRADE: 12