Adult Basic Education

Adult 10

Did you leave school before completing grade ten? Have you been out of school for a long period of time? Do you want to work towards completing your secondary education?  ABE 10 is a great step towards this and can directly feed into Adult Basic Education 12.

Program Description

The Level 3 Adult 10 Program offers five (5) core courses: Communications, Mathematics, Social Sciences/Native Studies,Science, Life/Work Studies, and Bridging courses, which are offered to support the transition to the Adult 12 Program. This is a nine month course and SIIT does not currently do upgrading.

Admission Requirements and Deadlines


Admission Requirements

  • Complete CAAT Test
  • At least 18 years old and out of school for one year
  • Not have completed Grade 10 or Grade 12

Delivery Method

This course is mostly classroom learning for six hours per day.

Tuition and Fees

There is no cost to Adult Basic Education, it is a fully funded program for students.


  • Communications 10
  • Life/Work Studies 10
  • Foundations of Math and Precalculus 10
  • Social Sciences / Native Studies 10
  • Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 10
  • Science 10

Graduation Requirements

To complete you must have a 50% in five of the six courses.

Attendance Policy

SIIT requires full attendance for completion and PTA requires a 90% attendance for payment.

International Students

SIIT is currently not legislated to accept International Students. You must be a Canadian resident to apply.

English Language Benchmark

To be admitted into this program you must be able to understand and communicate in English (Canadian Language Benchmark Assessment of six – CLB6).

Acceptance Policy

Strong preference is given to those who are status First Nation but programs are open to anyone.

Did you know?

Adult Basic Education students are eligible for Provincial Training Allowance to support you while you attend school.

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