Free Academic Upgrading - GED & ACE

For an adult learner, often the hardest aspect of returning to school is taking the first step. At Fanshawe Woodstock/Oxford, we recognize and celebrate the initiative involved, and welcome the opportunity to assist individuals work towards their goals.

What We Offer

  • Assessments
  • Academic and Career Entrance Certificate Program (ACE) - College certificate recognized as equivalent to an OSSD (Ontario Secondary School Diploma) by community colleges and apprenticeship
  • College Preparation for Adults (Academic Upgrading)
  • Literacy and Basic Skills Program
  • GED Prep - An Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate - Independent Learning Centre
  • The training is personalized to assist you with your individualized goals, whether they are employment, college, apprenticeship, self-improvement or obtaining your GED
  • Digital Literacy Workshops
  • Ontario Skills for Success Program

These programs are provided tuition-free with funding from the Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities.


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Connect With Us

Carolyn Holt
Phone: 519-537-3540 ext. 6554


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