Gain Custodial Skills and Advance Your Career with the Adult Learning & Skills Development Program

Are you looking to enhance your skills and career opportunities? The OCSB Continuing & Community Education Department offers Adult Learning & Skills Development (ALSD) courses that can help you achieve your personal and professional growth goals. Take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to learn and improve yourself.

The Adult Learning & Skills Development (ASLD) Program

  • Prepares adults for high school credit programs, advanced education and employment
  • Improves communication, reading, writing and math skills 
  • Offers courses to gain certificates
  • Develops and upgrades basic computer and technology skills
  • Increases confidence and involvement in the community

This program is available free of charge for Ontario residents over the age of 19. A minimum of CLB 5 in Speaking/Listening is required for those whose first language is not English.

ALSD Virtual Custodial Skills Training Program

The ALSD Virtual Custodial Skills Training course is now open for registration! This comprehensive course will equip you with the essential skills and knowledge to excel in the custodial sector. By joining us this spring, you’ll take your first step toward an exciting and rewarding career in custodial services.

What Does the Virtual Custodial Skills Course Offer?

  • Tools and equipment instruction
  • Health and safety training
  • Resume writing and interview skills
  • Soft Skills Solutions©, AODA, WHMIS

Course Details

Dates: March 25 to May 17, 2024 at 9:00 am until 12:00 pm

Weekly Schedule

  • Monday to Thursday: Live virtual training with Google Meet
  • Friday: In-person for hands-on training (St. Nicholas Adult High School, 893 Admiral Ave., Ottawa)

Required Info Sessions

You must attend one Infomation Session to register for the course. Contact us to reserve your spot!

Dates: March 19, 20 or 21, 2024 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Contact Us: Call 613-224-6281 or email

If you know someone who could benefit from this fantastic opportunity, help us spread the word! Tell them to register too!

Take Advantage of Our Other ALSD Courses

The ALSD program is currently offering various other employment training programs including:

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