Work Experience 12 (WEX 12A & WEX 12B) are 4-credit courses offered for students looking to explore possible future careers.
is usually outside of the timetable (in the mornings or at lunch).
During that time, students will complete coursework in interview skills,
resume and cover letter building, job readiness, safety and other
Once the coursework
criteria has been met, the teacher helps arrange work placements for
the student. These are unpaid, voluntary work placements in a focus area
of the student's choosing. In some cases, a student's current
employment may be used for a portion of the 90 hours of work experience
needed to complete the course.
Please see your school's Work Experience Teacher or your school's Counsellor for information on how to sign up for the course.
Secondary School Contacts
College Heights Secondary - Mr. Rickards
Duchess Park Secondary - Mrs. Mercer-Bennett
DP Todd Secondary - Mr. Balazs
Kelly Road Secondary - Ms. Brochu
Mackenzie Secondary - Mr. Hawkins
McBride Secondary - Mr. Kenkel
Prince George Secondary - Mrs. Hannigan
Valemount Secondary - Mr. Shaw/Mr. Hanson