Accelerated OYAP

Accelerated OYAP programs provide opportunities for grade 11 and 12 students to earn high school credits, register as apprentices, and complete all or part of their Level 1 In-School apprenticeship program…while still in high school. Programs exist in the following areas:

  • Automotive Service Technician
  • Baker
  • Child Development Practitioner (ECE)
  • Cook
  • Drywall, Acoustic and Lathing Applicator
  • Electrician
  • Floor Covering Installer
  • General Carpenter
  • Plumber
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning systems Mechanic

Apprenticeship Links

Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program

OYAP is a School to Work program that opens the door for students to explore and work in apprenticeship occupations starting in Grade 11 or Grade 12 through the Cooperative Education program.

Recruitment, Resources, Results. Connecting Employers and Apprentices across Ontario.


For further information on Pathways programs please contact your guidance department.

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