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Life and Employment Skills for Independence

Red Deer Polytechnic

Red Deer Polytechnic

rdpolytech.ca
The Life and Employment Skills for Independence (LESI) certificate at Red Deer Polytechnic is a non-credit program developed to support learners with developmental disabilities to obtain employment and establish and maintain independence. Learners will participate in classroom instruction and experiential learning opportunities, including work experience and staying in learner housing. The LESI has been divided into three terms: Social skills and Personal Development, Living Independent Living Skills, and Employment Readiness.
Contact

Registrar's Office
Red Deer Polytechnic
100 College Boulevard
Box 5005
Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 5H5, Canada

  • Program Type Adult Basic Education
  • Credential Type Non-Credential
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Complete the application package and psychological assessment.
  • Natural Support Assessment.
  • Completion of high school and transcripts.
  • Letter of reference (teacher or employer). 

Transfer(s) Eligibility

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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated January 13, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.
The Government of Alberta is working in partnership with the Government of Canada to provide employment support programs and services.

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