Adult Basic Education Certificates & Diploma

  • The B.C. Adult Dogwood Graduation Diploma, issued by the Ministry of Education, Skills and Training, provides an alternate route for adults to achieve a Grade 12 standing to post-secondary institutions in B.C.

    Intermediate & Advanced Certificates are issued by Capilano University and provide prerequisites for career and vocational programs throughout the province.

    Fundamental level instruction provides basic reading and writing skills and number skills.

    ABE certificates also satisfy most employers' requirements. Certain high school courses may qualify as transfer credit toward ABE certificates.

    Advanced and Provincial level ABE courses may also be used for transfer credit towards a B.C. Regular or Adult Dogwood Certificate.