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The Fast Forward Program is a four to five year secondary school-to–work program. KCI is designated as one of the five  schools in the WRDSB to offer this program.

This program is for students who…

  • Learn by doing
  • Plan to move directly from secondary school to the workplace
  • Are not working at grade level

Fast Forward students…

  • Can earn an Ontario Secondary School Diploma
  • Can earn industry certificates that are recognized by employers
  • Develop literacy and numeracy skills
  • Participate in extensive on-the-job training and acquire real-life work experience
  • Develop knowledge, skills and attitudes important in the workplace

The Fast Forward program…

  • Provides hands-on training
  • Develops communication and interpersonal skills
  • Builds self-confidence through personal success
  • Gives students opportunities for experience in the workplace
  • Is delivered in partnership with local industry
  • Prepares students for rewarding careers and promising futures

Application to the Fast Forward Program must be completed at your current elementary or secondary school through your guidance counselor. For more information, contact the Guidance Department or the Fast Forward Program Head at KCI, (519) 745-6851.