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School of Access

We're here to help – whether it's getting a pre-requisite course for university, earning your adult high school diploma,  exploring a new career path or working on basic employment skills. The School of Access opens doors for you.

Life-changing learning

Academic Upgrading

Build or refresh your math and English skills to meet admission requirements and be successful in other college or university programs.

Career exploration

Feeling stuck? Find you education and career direction in this course! Become more confident, save time and money, and be inspired. Make an informed plan, for your success in this diverse and changing world.

Skills for entry level employment

Helping students overcome barriers and gain basic skills for entry level employment. 


Become more confident listening, speaking, reading and writing English. Offering eight levels of English as a Second Language (ESL) training, Camosun has a course that is right for you. 

Learn in your own community

The School of Access takes education to community-based sites to make it easier to begin or return to learning.

We want to give you a pathway to reach your educational goals and support you along the way.

Ian Humphries, Dean of the School of Access

Our Mission & Values

Ian Humphries, Dean of the School of Access