Career and Technology Studies & Knowledge and Employability

Career and Technology Studies (CTS) and Knowledge and Employability (K&E) pathways build on the Career & Technology Foundations (CTF) inquiry-based, hands-on studies. CTS involves five main clusters composed of occupational areas with industry commonalities. 

The 5 CTS Clusters

  • Business, Administration, Finance & Information Technology (BIT)
  • Health, Recreation & Human Services (HRH)
  • Media, Design & Communication Arts (MDC)
  • Natural Resources (NAT)
  • Trades, Manufacturing & Transportation (TMT)

Cluster Courses Include

  • Did you know that you have access to courses outside of Robert Thirsk High School?
  • Be a student of Robert Thirsk High School and also take a course at the CT Centre. Opportunities are waiting for you! Career & Technology Centre: Students, you are invited to consider the unique hands-on opportunities available at the CT Centre. The CT Centre is located at the Lord Shaughnessy Campus, 2336 – 53 Avenue SW (403-777-7971).
  • For additional opportunities to personalize your educational experience, please refer to the course offerings outlined in the Career & Technology Centre Course Guide at the CT Centre website: http://www.ct-centre.ca/

Career & Technology

Career and Technology Studies & Knowledge and Employability

Career and Technology Studies (CTS) and Knowledge and Employability (K&E) pathways build on the Career & Technology Foundations (CTF) inquiry-based, hands-on studies. CTS involves five main clusters composed of occupational areas with industry commonalities. 

The 5 CTS Clusters

  • Business, Administration, Finance & Information Technology (BIT)
  • Health, Recreation & Human Services (HRH)
  • Media, Design & Communication Arts (MDC)
  • Natural Resources (NAT)
  • Trades, Manufacturing & Transportation (TMT)

Cluster Courses Include

  • Did you know that you have access to courses outside of Robert Thirsk High School?
  • Be a student of Robert Thirsk High School and also take a course at the CT Centre. Opportunities are waiting for you! Career & Technology Centre: Students, you are invited to consider the unique hands-on opportunities available at the CT Centre. The CT Centre is located at the Lord Shaughnessy Campus, 2336 – 53 Avenue SW (403-777-7971).
  • For additional opportunities to personalize your educational experience, please refer to the course offerings outlined in the Career & Technology Centre Course Guide at the CT Centre website: http://www.ct-centre.ca/
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Calgary Board of Education schools held assemblies on Friday, Nov 8 to commemorate and honour our many military men and women #WeAreCBE ⚡️ “Remembrance Day 2019” by @yyCBEdu https://t.co/h15fjA5Tk9

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Congratulations @EverActiveAB, our latest Lighthouse Award recipient. For nearly two decades, they have supported CBE students to learn the importance of physical wellness and an active lifestyle. Thanks Ever Active Schools! https://t.co/jwCu5hx8BL #WeAreCBE @ChrisFenMac https://t.co/XonzO2Vszc

We have so many different voices in the CBE. One of our students from Christine Meikle School wrote her own song about Remembrance Day #WeAreCBE https://t.co/eMnXQQeUaW

Correction: It was the talented students from Woodman School who performed the national anthem before Tuesday’s Board meeting. We apologize for the confusion! #WeAreCBE https://t.co/t2FOCoVn7k

RT @UsihChristopher: Started my day at Manmeet Singh Bhullar School ⁦@MSBhullarCBE⁩, a K-6 school with deep community connections! Thanks to Principal Kevin Bauer, AP Gavin Schumm, Education Director Lori Pritchard & entire staff. Intentional focus on learning and well-being #WeAreCBE https://t.co/VghnIYHzSw