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High School Career & Technology Studies (CTS) and Dual Credit

Each CTS Module is 1 credit and takes approximately 25 hours to complete.


CTS Courses at School of Hope

Job Prep/Safety This is a bundle of three CTS modules. It includes the pre-requisite safety module for the Off-Campus courses, HCS3000. CTR1010: Job Preparation
HCS3000: Workplace Safety Systems
HCS3010: Workplace Safety Practices
Business, Administration, Finance & Information Technology (BIT)The BIT cluster focuses on the management, marketing and use of electronic technologies to access, use and manipulate information within personal, family, workplace, community and global contexts. Students are challenged to expand their confidence, experience and skills as innovators and leaders. FIN1010-Financial Management
INF1030: Word Processing 1
INF1060: Spreadsheet 1
INF1070: Digital Presentation
INF2020: Keyboarding
INF2050: Word Processing
INF2080: Spreadsheet 2
Career Transitions (CTR) Career Transition courses help students prepare for the transition from school to the workplace. Through such CTS courses as safety and career readiness, students learn to see themselves as agents of change, innovators and leaders, of their future goals. You are strong encouraged to complete one CTR module during each year of high school CTR2310: Career Directions Expansion
CTR3310: Career Directions Transitions
Health, Recreation and Human Services (HRH) The HRH cluster focuses on a vast array of challenging and rewarding careers in health care, community supports, recreation, cosmetology, food services, tourism, and law.














HCS2020: 1st Aid/CPR (requires you to take a certified course in your community)
HCS3040: 1st Aid/CPR for Children (requires you to take a certified course in your community)
Exploring Exceptionalities Dual Credit Early Childhood program-3-4 CTS
Early Learning & Child Care Dual Credit Early Childhood program-5-6 CTS
FOD1010: Food Basics-Pre-req for other food modules below:
FOD1020:Contemporary Baking
FOD1040: Meal Planning 1
FOD1050: Fast Foods
FOD1060: Canadian Heritage Foods
FOD1080: Food & Nutrition Basics
FOD2030: Food Decisions & Health
FOD2040: Cake & Pastry
FOD2050: Bread Products
FOD2060: Milk Products & Eggs
FOD2070: Soups & Sauces
FOD3100: Entertaining with Food
FOD3110: Food Processing
CCS1080: Community Volunteerism 1
CCS2080: Community Volunteerism 2
Health Care Aide Dual Credit program 2-5 CTS credits/section
Media, Design & Communication Arts (MDC) The MDC cluster is designed to provide student s the flexibility to adapt to various situations relating to design, communication and esthetics. Courses relate to art and culture, such as the performing arts, film and video, broadcasting, journalism, writing, creative design, fashion, libraries and museums Digital Images (Photography)-Bundle of three CTS modules:

COM1005: Visual Communication & COM1275 & 3275: Digital Processing 1 & 2

COM1255: E-Learning (suggested for any student new to online learning)
FAS1030: Sewing Fundamentals
FAS1130: Construction Fundamentals
FAS2090: Specialty Fabrics

(Other Fashion modules are availble upon request)

Natural Resources (NAT) The NAT cluster focuses on conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources. Students develop the motivation and commitment to work individually and collectively as private citizens and members of the workforce toward the conservation and responsible use of air, energy, forests, land, minerals, water and wildlife. AGR3000: Agriculture Safety-pre-requisite for Green Certificate & some other AGR modules
AGR1040: Intro to Animal Basics
AGR2020: Animal Welfare
AGR2070: Equine Husbandry
AGR3070: Equine Management
Environmental Sustainability Dual Credit program 4-5 CTS credits
Introduction to Heavy Oil & Gas Dual Credit program 3 CTS credits
Introduction to Soil Science Dual Credit program 2-3 CTS credits
WLD1010: Intro to Wildlife & WLD1070: Hunting & Game Management Theory (requires you to take an online hunter training course)
Trades, Manufacturing & Transportation (TMT) The TMT cluster focuses on skills and knowledge related to the design, construction, fabrication and maintenance of a product. Courses relate to manufacturing, processing, utilities, construction, mechanics, fabrication, trades supervision, trades contracting, logistics, transportation and heavy equipment. Construction CTS Modules available.

CON1010: Tools & Materials is the pre-req for all others

Mechanics CTS Modules available.

MEC1010: Modes & Mechanisms is the pre-req for many other Mechanic modules

If there are other CTS modules other than the ones above that interest you, we can register you with Alberta Distance Learning for specific modules: