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Upcoming Events


Spring Tutor Information Session

Calling all volunteer tutors! Do you have two hours to spare a week? Are you enthusiastic? Supportive? Willing to help someone in need? If yes, please join us for our spring Tutor Information Session.

Lifelong learning is important for economic prosperity and personal growth. Raising the literacy levels of Canadians is one of the most important ways to encourage lifelong learning.

When: Monday February 26, 2018.

Where: Appleby United Church 4407 Spruce Ave Burlington
Breckon Room

Time: 6:30 – 8:30 P.M.

Please call our office at 905-631-1770 to register. The Tutor Workshops will take place on both Saturday April 7 and Saturday April 14th, 2018 from 9:30 AM- 4:00 PM. Locations to be provided.

Please note if accepted, participation and attendance at two Saturday workshop sessions is mandatory to become certified as a “Laubach tutor”, a valid police check is required, including a $20.00 annual membership fee payable at the workshop. A brief interview will also be conducted before the workshops.

We look forward to seeing you!


"Annual Open House"

Please join us for our Annual Open House this Christmas!

Date: Monday December, 4, 2017

Where: Appleby United Church

Address: 4407 Spruce Avenue Burlington

Room: Breckon Room

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM

More details to follow. Please call our office to register 905-631-1770. Friends and family welcome!

Spring Tutor Workshops

Saturday April 7 and Saturday April 14, 2018

Saturday April 7 workshop will be held at Appleby United Church

Address: 4407 Spruce Avenue
Breckon Room
Time 9:00 – 3:30 PM

Parking is free behind Appleby United Church

Saturday April 14 workshop will be held at Oakville Woodside Library

Where: Oakville Woodside Library

1274 Rebecca Street Oakville – Lower Level

Time: 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM


You are cordially invited to attend our 38th Annual General Meeting!

When: Wednesday June 6, 2018

Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM

Where: Fortino’s Community Room (Appleby & Dundas) Burlington

Address: 2515 Appleby Line Burlington ON L7R 3X4

Please call our office today to register at 905-631-1770.

This year our Guest Speaker will be announced shortly.

Light refreshments will be served. We hope you can join us!

"Introduction to Computers" Winter Session

Register for Tuesday evenings or Friday mornings for a FREE 6 week course specially designed for students who have little or no experience using computers.

Literacy South Halton and The Centre for Skills Development and Training have partnered to help you learn the basics. Increase your job search skills by learning keyboarding, file management, email usage, internet searching, Microsoft Word and more.

Dates and Times

Tuesdays 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM January 23, 2018 – February 27, 2018

Fridays 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon January 26, 2018 – March 2, 2018


The Centre for Skills Development & Training
465 Morden Road Suite 109


Call 905-845-1157 x101 to register TODAY!