Career Education

LFAS Career Centre opens on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8 am to 3 pm in the Counselling office. Students are welcome to visit during school to get information and resources for your Career and Education planning.  You may make an appointment with Ms. Bonnie Vankoughnett, the Career Advisor for one-on-one sessions. Appointment Request Form is available at the centre and Ms. Vankoughnett can be reached at bvankoughnett@sd35.bc.ca

RECENT GRAD UPDATE LETTER click Here
CAREER CENTRE FEB 16 INFO (university info sessions, applications etc.) click HERE

Upcoming Tours Arranged through the School District

March 1, 2018 Open House/Workshop ReCREATIONS salon 1-3pm

For students Grade 9 to 12. Where: Trades hairstylist ReCREATIONS salon at Aldergrove Community Secondary School. No application necessary, drop in between these times.

April 11, 2018 –    RCMP Tour     8:30 – 2:45 pm

Visit Langley RCMP detachment to learn elements and specializations of Policing. Application necessary, pick up at Career Advisor.

April 25, 2018 –    Helping Professions Tour      8:15 – 3:45pm

Grades 10, 11 and 12.  Tour UFV and hear about Social Work, Child and Youth Care and Psychology programs.  Application necessary, pick up at Career Advisor.

Career Planning

http://www.myblueprint.ca

    • Log in or
    • Create your My BluePrint account: talk to Ms. Vankoughnett for details.

Langley School District Credit Programs

Youth Train in Trades
Students in grade 11 and 12 accepted to participate in one of the Youth TRAIN in Trades programs receive elective credits towards graduation, post-secondary credits, and Industry Training Authority (ITA) technical trades apprenticeship training at the same time.

https://www.sd35.bc.ca/programs-initiatives/career-education/ace-it/

Auto Service Technician: Aldergrove Community Secondary School and Kwantlen Cloverdale Campus
Carpentry : Aldergrove Community Secondary School and Kwantlen Cloverdale Campus
Electrical:  BCIT’s satellite campus at D.W. Poppy Secondary School
Hairstylist : Aldergrove Community Secondary School
Horticulture: Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Langley
Piping/Plumbing: Langley Secondary School and BCIT’s Burnaby Campus
Professional Cook 1: Walnut Grove Secondary School & Vancouver Community College

Youth Work in Trades

The ITA Youth WORK in Trades previously known as Secondary School Apprenticeship program allows students to start their apprenticeship while still in high school. They earn graduation credit and log apprenticeship training hours at the same time. Students can be signed up anytime during the school year.

https://www.sd35.bc.ca/programs-initiatives/career-education/secondary-school-apprenticeship-ssa/

Upcoming Career Education Events

1.      February 8 – Tourism and Hospitality Tour – Applications at the Career Center

2.      February 15 – Let’s Talk Trades at the Langley Event Centre

3.      February 27 – Graphic + Digital Design Information Night at Univ of Fraser Valley

4.      February 28 – Trades Tour; Carpentry, Auto, Plumbing – Application at Career Centre

 

Post Secondary Education Planning

BC Institutions:    www.educationplannerbc.ca

Ontario Universities:   http://www.electronicinfo.ca/

Ontario Univ. Application Centre:  https://www.ouac.on.ca/

Ontario Colleges:  http://www.ontariocolleges.ca/home

US Institutions: http://www.commonapp.org/

General:  www.schoolfinder.com

Volunteering & Job opportunities

www.govolunteer.ca

http://www.youthblackbook.com/blackbook/There’s+Nothing+To+Do/I’d+Like+To+Volunteer

http://www.tol.ca/Current-News-Initiatives/Initiatives/Volunteer-With-Us

https://www.city.langley.bc.ca/parks-recreation/volunteer-opportunities

www.indeed.ca

www.workbc.ca

www.wowjobs.ca

Langley Fine Arts School

9096 - Trattle Street, Fort Langley
BC, V1M 2S6
Phone: 604-888-3113
Fax: 604-888-3578