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Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Education and Skills Training Certificate
Williams Lake Campus


The ESTR program is designed for students with disabilities or learning difficulties who do not have the academic qualifications for regular University programs. Students will develop specific job and job readiness skills and improve their functional reading, writing, math, and communication skills. The program is individualized to meet student needs and includes opportunities for work experience in the community.

Admission Requirements

Limited admission

Applicants must be 18 years of age on or before October 1 of the year of entry.

Supporting documentation:

We accept a wide range of students based on our review of the above documentation. Qualified applicants will be scheduled for an in-person interview. The factors we consider in our selection are: communication ability, attitude and a desire to work, ability to complete work without direct supervision, independence and previous work or volunteer experience, ability to arrange and manage own transportation to and from TRU Williams Lake and work placements.

Next Steps

Apply to this program Visit the program website View Program Information Package

Do you have questions about this program?

Contact the Williams Lake Campus
Phone: 1-800-663-4936

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