Contact Information
Office Phone 519-452-2660
Fax 519-452-2689
E-Mail wheable@tvdsb.on.ca
Website www.tvdsb.ca/AAEducation.cfm
Primary Contact Carla Trembley, Vice Principal; Phone: 519-452-2000 ext 69667; Email: c.trembley@tvdsb.on.ca
Alternate Contact Mary Ellen Frauts, Vice Principal; Phone: 519-452-2000 ext 69664; Email: ma.frauts@tvdsb.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Adult and continuing education centre

Secondary school credit programs (Grade 9 to 12) for adults, continuing education and summer school for all students * day and correspondences/self-study courses * full or part time continuous entry courses * diploma and certificate programs * educational counselling to registrants * volunteer tutors available * limited child care services
  • credit for high school diploma
  • workplace training, career preparation and prior learning assessments
  • credit business and technical courses
  • International Languages Program (Elementary courses, Secondary credit courses)

English as a Second Language (ESL) - 519-452-2660 ext 69715 - General and specialty classes:
  • Computer Literacy and Digital Skills Development
  • Literacy ESL - For learners not literate in their first language
  • Language for the Retail Profession
  • Language for Health Care Professionals
  • Language for the Workplace
  • Language Training in the Workplace
  • Citizenship Preparation - Offered to landed immigrants who have been living in Canada at least 2 years (test can be taken at 3 years)
  • Preparation for University/Professional Testing
  • Specialized Language Training for various vocations and professions
  • Literacy Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC)
  • Pronunciation/Communication/Vocabulary courses

Alternative Education programs throughout the city of London, Elgin, Middlesex and Oxford counties for youth in Grades 7-12

Adult High School Diploma Program - Courses designed for adult learners who want to complete a secondary school diploma, upgrade marks for postsecondary admission, achieve Level 1 Apprenticeship trade or move into gainful employment * academic and technical education programs

Gateway to Learning (Upgrading) - Small upgrading classes for adults who have been out of school for a number of year and are unsure of their skill level * assessment and upgrading of basic reading, writing and math skills * introduction to computers * assessment of progress and regular reports * referrals to other programs as needed * non-credit

Personal Support Worker (PSW) Program - Co-operative education program which includes 382 hours of classroom theory and 314 hours of on-the-job training in agencies that employ PSWs

Services and Programs:
  • Reconnect Merrymount - London
  • Reconnect Merrymount - St Thomas
Hours Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4pm
Walk-in : Mon-Fri 8:30am-3:30pm
Areas Served Elgin County ; London ; Middlesex County ; Oxford County
Boundaries London, Middlesex, Elgin and Oxford
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
 
Adults 18 years and older who are Canadian citizens or landed immigrants and out of school at least one year * others may apply
Application Course registration * intake and orientation usually begins at least three weeks prior to first class date
Languages English ; French
Fees activity fee for some courses including PSW course
Agency Information
Primary Executive Devon Weeden, Principal; Phone: 519-452-2000 ext 69669; Email: d.weeden@tvdsb.on.ca
Funding Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Site Information
Site Location Southeast London
Located In Community London
Address & Map
70 Jacqueline St
London, ON N5Z 3P7
Intersection Jacqueline St and Thompson Rd
Mailing Address GA Wheable Centre 
70 Jacqueline St 
London, ON N5Z 3P7
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Topics
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult High School Diploma Programs ; Continuing Education ; English as a Second Language