City School Courses

We offer free online credit and non-credit courses to members of the community who meet our eligibility requirements. Students can earn up to two (2) free credits through City School. 

Online Spring and Summer 2020 Courses

Student eligibility

We welcome applications from all those interested in City School, but please note that priority will be given to those who meet the following:

  • 19 years of age or older
  • Have no or limited post-secondary education (i.e., college, university, apprenticeship)
  • Live within the community in which the course(s) is being offered
  • High school completion is not a requirement

We do our best to make case-by-case considerations.

Should class registration not be full by the application deadline, applicants who do not meet the criteria will be considered on a chronological basis.

Students can earn up to two (2) free credits through City School

You will be notified of your registration status approximately three (3) weeks before the course begins.

 


Child Development and Behaviour

Credit course | Online | June 3 - August 20 | CLOSED

Child Development and Behaviour Course Details »


Explore Careers in Food and Beverage Processing

Non-credit course | Online| June 2 - July 23 | CLOSED

Explore Careers in Food and Beverage Processing Course Details »


Introduction to Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Credit course | Online | June 1 - August 20 | CLOSED

Introduction to Small Business and Entrepreneurship Course Details »


Me, We, Community

Credit course | Online | June 2 - August 20 | CLOSED

Me, We, Community Course Details »


START: Horticulture and Landscaping

Course | Online | May 11 - August 21 Continuous intake | OPEN

Horticulture and Landscaping Course Details »


START: Introduction to Manufacturing 

Course | Online | May 25 - August 21 | CLOSED

Introduction to START: Manufacturing Course Details »


College 101

Credit course | Online | June 1 - August 19 | CLOSED

College 101 Course Details »


Indigenous College 101

Credit course | Online | June 2 - August 20 | CLOSED

Indigenous College 101 Course Details »


SkillsAdvance Ontario: Personal Support Worker Training

Information Sessions | Virtual | July 7 - 9 | OPEN

Personal Support Worker Course Details »


SkillsAdvance Ontario: Early Childhood Education Assistant Training

Information Sessions | Virtual | July 14 - July 16 | OPEN

Principles of Child Development Course Details »


View Past Courses

We are always adding new courses and workshops to City School. Take a look at what we've done in the past to get an idea of what courses may be added in the future. 

View Past Courses

City School Locations

Eva Rothwell Centre

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460 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton
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Hamilton Central Library

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4th floor, 55 York Boulevard, Hamilton
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Mission Services of Hamilton

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196 Wentworth Street North, Hamilton
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Hamilton Regional Indian Centre

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34 Ottawa Street North, Hamilton
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 Pop-up Locations

Idlewyld Manor

449 Sanatorium Road

Hamilton

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Community Employment Services

163 Centennial Parkway North
Hamilton

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Red Hill Library

695 Queenston Rd,
Hamilton 

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