Program Highlights

If you're a student living with a learning disability or a social, physical or mental health challenge we can help you transition from high school to post-secondary education or meaningful employment.

To apply to this program, please email awe@capilanou.ca or call 604 984 1711 as online applications are not available.

This certificate program helps students learn skills to succeed in their future education and/or vocational goals.

Students will finish with a personal portfolio, educational and employment-related certifications, strategies for success in first year courses, and current work experience in a sector related to their vocational interests.

Through assessment, classroom work and individualized support, students explore career and education options, set goals and create a specific plan to achieve them.


CampusTermsFull/Part Time
North VancouverFallFull-Time

Tuition and Fees Per Year

Domestic Students
Year Tuition Fees Total
Year 1$1,244 $752 $1,996
Year 2$0 $0 $0
Year 3$0 $0 $0
Year 4$0 $0 $0
Year 5$0 $0 $0
Total$1,244 $752 $1,996

Note: Fees are subject to change. Some programs have fees for supplies and equipment that aren’t included in the estimate. To get an idea of what you’ll pay to study at CapU, try out our Tuition & Fees Estimator.

Required Courses

Total credits: 25.50

EEA 001Assessment3.00 credits
EEA 002Portfolio3.00 credits
EEA 003Employability Skills4.50 credits
EEA 004Practical Communication Skills for Employment and Education3.00 credits
EEA 005Work Experience Practicum6.00 credits
EEA 006Transition Skills3.00 credits
EEA 007Foundations for Student Success3.00 credits


Total program credits: 25.50

Important Dates

Application Dates

Oct 6, 2020 - Oct 5, 2021

Course Registration & Waitlisting Starts

Jul 5, 2021

Fee Payment Deadline

Aug 24, 2021 4:00 PM

Note: Dates are subject to change.

How to apply

  1. Check the admissions requirements.
  2. Check the application and document deadlines for your program.
  3. Complete and submit your application through EducationPlannerBC.
    1. Upload all your required/supporting official documents.
    2. Pay your application fee.
  4. Admissions will review your application and contact you.

Admission Requirements

For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar (pdf).

Apply to CapU


Have questions about this program?

School of Access & Academic Preparation

604 984 1711
604 984 1718 (fax)
Birch Building, room 344

Student Information Services

604 984 4900
604 984 1798 (fax)
Birch Building, room BR230