Career & Technology Studies and Locally Developed Courses
Sturgeon Composite offers Career and Technology Studies (CTS) and Locally Developed Courses (LDC) as complementary courses. CTS/LDC courses offer students the opportunity to explore their passions, interests and potential careers.
We offer the following CTS/LDC courses:
- CISCO Networking Academy *new 2021-2022
- Childcare *new 2021-2022
- Communication Technology
- Computing Science / Game Design
- Fabrication Studies / Welding
- Fashion and Home Design Studies
- Film Studies
- Introduction to Health Pathways
- Learning Strategies
- Sports Medicine
This course is part of the CISCO Networking Academy. Through the completion of courses on Packet Tracing, the Internet of Things, and Networking Essentials, students will receive a minimum of 5 credits from the CTS BIT cluster Networking. Students are encouraged to complete their course credits, working towards their CompTIA A+ Exam and certification. Other areas that will be covered in the NETACAD courses include: -programming infrastructure automation -coding in C and C++ -experience building a LAN
Level 1 Early Childhood. The certification (successful) allows students to work in a licensed daycare, out-of-school-care, or preschool program. Also, they will need to take a supporting First Aid course.