Doorways | Academic Upgrading

Free adult skills upgrading program:

Doorways is an adult academic upgrading program for literacy and basic skills to prepare individuals for employment and apprenticeship training. This includes upgrading math skills, reading and writing. 
  • Employment
  • Apprenticeship
  • Mature student’s test, or other exams

In a comfortable, one-to-one or group setting improve your skills in:

  • Math
  • Writing
  • Study skills and test-taking
  • Financial literacy
  • Goal Setting

Staff in the Doorways program provide:

  • A casual learning environment where you work at your own pace towards goals that you set
  • Daytime classes
  • Free academic assessment
  • An opportunity to build your confidence
  • Information and referral to other community and education services

Register for Doorways Academic Updating Program:

The program takes place at our Burlington Employment Resource Centre, 3350 South Service Road. For more information or to set up an appointment, please call 905-333-3349  x 110 or email



Funded by:

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.