Career Program Readiness

Career Program Readiness

Do you have a dream of becoming an electrician, a nurse, a chef or a techie? We have dozens of career programs to choose from that help you acquire specialized skills in a short time frame so that you can begin the career of your choice.

Most of our career training programs require that you have completed at least a secondary IV level in English, French and Mathematics. Our adult education centres can help you complete those requirements and get you quickly on a path to an amazing career.  Meet with one of our advisors today and take the time to map out your plan for success.

Our Learning Environments

Our step by step, modular approach prepares our students for success. Students can create a full or part-time schedule to suit their lifestyle, and classes are available throughout the day and evening. Our teachers are passionate and believe in every student’s potential to achieve their goals. Extra support and learning opportunities are available during lunchtime tutorials. Students are encouraged to work side by side with their classmates and benefit from collaboration and shared learning. State of the art science labs, computer labs, laptops, and iPads give students access to the latest learning tools. Our diverse extracurricular activities allow students to unwind and create strong social connections.


Our semi-skilled trade program provides students with easy to access and flexible educational opportunities so they can learn a semi-skilled trade in the following areas: Cook’s helper, Baker’s helper, Butcher’s helper, and Inventory Clerk. These 2 year programs include, Math, English, and French courses, as well as life skills, communication skills, and job training. Students participate in 2 stages, where they get real world experience.



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The Adult Education program at LBPCE helped me to get through a very challenging math course. I had failed the course 6 times previously. Because of the centre’s step by step and student centered approach, I was able to pass and enroll in the electrician training course.



I had wanted to enroll in the Professional Plumbing program, but I had not passed the required courses to get in. I went to Place Cartier and in no time at all I was qualified for the program.



About LBP Continuing Education

Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) is one of the largest English school boards in Quebec in terms of student enrollment, serving approximately 21,000 students in the Youth sector and approximately 8,700 in its Continuing Education sector. The Board is responsible for a network of 37 elementary schools, 13 secondary schools and 8 Continuing Education Centres.

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  • Address: 1925 Brookdale Ave, Dorval, Quebec, H9P-2Y7

  • Phone:  514-422-3000