KWANTLEN POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY: ACCESS PROGRAMS FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

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Record #: CLB0825 Last Modified: 03 Sep 2010 Last Full Update: 03 Sep 2010
Description & Services
DescriptionThe Access Programs for People with Disabilities teach the essential skills to become successful students, capable employees and valuable members of the community. 
Program Goals  
APPD programs and services provide post-secondary education for adults with various disabilities. These programs and services work together to prepare students for employment, volunteer work or further education 
Employment Potential 
APPD programs are designed to develop work-related skills, increase self-awareness and self esteem. With instruction and training, students work toward realizing their employment and personal potential 
Programs 
Work Exploration  
Job Preparation  
Vocational Skills Training (5 options)  
Automotive Assistant ,Food Services Assistant ,Clerical Assistant ,ChildCare Aide, and Early Childhood Educator Assistant  
Sup. DescriptionKwantlen Polyechnic University is a public post secondary Institution that offers the following three full time programs for adults with disabilities; The programs include job-oriented classroom Instruction and independent work experiences. The Job Placement Service, through the Access Programs for People with Disabilities Department, is provided to Kwantlen students with disabilities who are job-ready but need assistance looking for work and support after Employment.
Areas ServedRichmond and Area
Contact Information
Address8771 Lansdowne Rd
Richmond, BC
 
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Mailing Address12666 72nd Ave 
Surrey, BC V3W 2M8
Office Phone604-599-2530
E-Mailbarbtb@kwantlen.ca
Websitewww.kwantlen.ca/appd
Primary ContactCoordinator