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What is Co-operative Education (Co-op)?


Co-operative education is a ministry-approved program allowing students to earn secondary school credits while completing a work placement.


Students can select two credit/ half-day co-op (COP2X) or four credit/full day co-op (COP4X).


Who is it for?


Co-op programs are for secondary students in Grade 11 or 12 who are heading for university, college, apprenticeship, or workplace.


The benefits of co-op


·         Experience hand-on learning


·         “Test-drive” career options


·         Earn credits through workplace experience


·         Develop good essential skills and work habits that may lead to immediate employment


Specialized Programs


Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program- a school to work program for students to explore and work in an apprenticeship


Dual Credit Program- earn college and secondary school credits at Humber and Sheridan College


Regional Programs- Peel Regional Police, Canadian Forces, Brampton Civic Hospital, LIUNA local 183, ROGERS, and City of Brampton




Ms. Shipowick and Mr. Ulaganathan in the Co-op office in Student Services

Student photo
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