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South Island Partnership

Dual Credit programs for high school students

Get a head start on your education.

The South Island Partnership (SIP) includes Camosun College and the five south Vancouver Island school districts: SD61 Victoria, SD62 Sooke, SD63 Saanich, SD64 Gulf Islands and SD79 Cowichan Valley. Working together with local industry leaders, SIP provides Dual Credit programs and courses to give high school students a head start on their post-secondary and career paths.  

The South Island Partnership (SIP)

The organizational structure includes a SIP Steering Committee, a Management Committee and an Operations Committee that meet on a regular basis to set direction, manage program development and implement operational policies and procedures.

SIP programming is supported by a team consisting of secondary school teachers, college instructors, and local employers to facilitate curriculum sharing, professional development, and student transitions.

SIP News

TASK Program at Lambrick Park Secondary School

May 6, 2015 - 1:12 pm • South Island Partnership • Camosun Staff • Attached Link

TASK program motivates local high school students in the South Island Partnership.

Camosun receives provincial funding for in-demand trades training

April 27, 2015 - 4:27 pm • South Island Partnership • Camosun Staff • Attached Link

The Honourable Andrew Wilkinson, Minister of Advanced Education, today announced Camosun College will receive $497,000 to help reduce waitlists in critical trades training programs including carpentry, welding, plumbing and electrical. The announcement was made among trades students in Camosun's carpentry shop at the Interurban campus.

Camosun students strike gold at Skills Canada provincial competition

April 22, 2015 - 3:38 pm • South Island Partnership • Camosun Staff • Attached Link

Camosun College trades and South Island Partnership students collected a total of 10 medals at the 21st annual Skills Canada BC competition held in Abbotsford April 15, with five gold medalists qualifying for the prestigious National Skills Canada competition in Saskatoon, May 27-30, 2015.


More information

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