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Dual Credits

The Dual Credits program allows students to earn a high school and college credit at the same time. The Dual Credits program is run twice a year, and once per semester. Students must take a high school credit course at the Adult & Alternate Education Centre. The Dual Credits program is an excellent way to sample college, while working towards your secondary school diploma. To be eligible for Dual Credits, students must be between 17 and 19 years of age.


There are three options to register for the Dual Credits program:

  • Call Your Local AAEC to set up an appointment;
  • Walk-In Registrations. Our continuous intake process means that you can register at any time!
  • Fill out the Online Registration Questionnaire and a representative will bein touch with you to set up a Registration appointment.

What You’ll Need

Bring the following paperwork and documentation:

  • Proof of Citizenship (i.e. Canadian Birth Certificate, Canadian Passport, Canadian Citizenship Card, etc.)
  • Photo Identification (Driver’s License, Health Card, etc.)
  • $25 Student Activity Fee
  • Original Transcript From Your Previous School. We can help you get a copy if you are unable!

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Dual Credits Brochure

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Course Availability

Select the region within the Trillium Lakelands District School Board to see current Dual Credit course availability for AAEC students.

Electrical Installations (Thursdays from 9:00am to 3:00pm)
In this course students perform installation methods for various electrical wiring methods and safely perform their tasks according to Code rules. Topics covered in this course include raceways and wireways, cabling methods, service entrance installations, low voltage and extra-low voltage circuits.
Campus: Bracebridge (Georgian Muskoka Campus)

Developing Leadership (Thursdays from 4:00pm to 7:00pm)
This course examines leadership within a personal and professional context. Students explore leadership qualities and skills and the role leadership plays both locally and globally. Personal and interpersonal effectiveness skills that contribute to contemporary leadership and collaboration are clarified and applied in diverse settings.
Campus: Bracebridge (Georgian Muskoka Campus)

To find out more about Dual Credits, please speak to the Admin Head at your AAEC location.

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Manicure (Tuesdays from 10:00am to 1:00pm)
Manicures are one of the most requested services in the Spa industry. Wet and dry treatments, hot stone massage, exfoliants and masks will provide students with a solid learning foundation. All aspects of decontamination nail disorders and diseases are discussed and practiced.
Campus: Peterborough (Sutherland Campus)

Environmental Drilling (Wednesdays from 10:00am to 1:00pm)
This course provides the technical skills required to work in the environmental drilling industry. Working practices at hazardous sites, monitoring well installations, and common soil sampling and testing procedures will be presented with hands-on practical training. Grout types and procedures for grouting and hole abandonment will also be presented.
Campus: Lindsay (Frost Campus)

Across the Lifespan (Thursdays from 10:00am to 1:00pm)
Human development across the lifespan will be studied by exploring the interrelationship between biological, psychological and sociocultural influences from conception to the end of life. Upon completion of the course, learners will have an understanding of individual development, in addition to the impact of lifespan development on families and communities. Learners will have the opportunity to follow an individual’s development throughout the lifespan, using a variety of biopsychosocial factors.
Campus: Peterborough (Sutherland Campus)

To find out more about Dual Credits, please speak to the Admin Head at your AAEC location.

No current information available.