Specialist High Skills Major

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What are Specialist High Skills Majors?

Specialist High Skills Majors let students focus on a career path that matches their skills and interests while meeting the requirements of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). Students receive the SHSM seal on their diploma when they:

  • complete a specific bundle of 8-10 courses in the student's selected field
  • earn valuable industry certifications including First Aid and CPR qualifications
  • gain important skills on the job through cooperative education placements.

Who are they for?

sample of a OSSDGrade 11 and 12 students who are:

  • heading for apprenticeship training, college, university or the workplace
  • wanting to identify, explore and refine their career goals and make informed choices about their next steps after secondary school.

SHSMs at our School

 

 

Arts & Culture

 SHSM Arts and Culture

SHSM Arts and Culture PG 2

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If you have questions contact Mr. Onyschuk Email Icon

 

Environment

 SHSM Environment PG 1

SHSM Environment PG 2

 

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If you have questions contact Mr. Blanchfield Email Icon 

Health and Wellness 

 SHSM Health & Wellness PG 1

SHSM Health & Wellness PG 2

 

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If you have questions contact Mrs. Reid Email Icon

Hospitality & Tourism

 

SHSM Hospitality & Tourism PG 1

SHSM Hospitality & Tourism PG 2

 

Downloadable Link Here.

If you have questions contact Mr. Baumann Email Icon

Sports

 

SHSM Sports Brochure PG 1

SHSM Sports Brochure PG 2

 

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If you have questions contact Mrs. Norwood Email Icon