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 for Grades 5. CTS involves five main clusters composed of occupational areas with industry commonalities. 

The 5 CTS Clusters

The following courses are available on campus at Henry Wise Wood High School:

Business, Administration, Finance & Information Technology (BIT)

Health, Recreation & Human Services (HRH)

Media, Design & Communication Arts (MDC)

Natural Resources (NAT)

  • See off campus courses.

Trades, Manufacturing & Transportation (TMT)

Off Campus at the Career & Technology Centre

Career and Technology Centre – at Lord Shaughnessy High School. Students interested in the CTC programs should work with their guidance counsellor to register for the 2019-20 school year. 

  • Autobody Repair 
  • Fabrication 
  • Pre-Engineering 
  • IT Essentials 
  • Energy and Environmental Innovation 
  • Media Design and Communication 
  • Culinary Arts 
  • Cosmetology 
  • Health Sciences


Transportation to/from the CTC is provided by the CBE at the noon-hour transition. 

Busing Times

Monday to Thursday 12:05 PM departure from CTC with a drop off and departure from HWW at 12:20 PM to return to CTC for 12:30 PM. Families/students must provide one-way transportation either for morning arrival at the CTC or home after PM CTC courses. For more information please contact Cathy Seifert-Kelba.

The Team

Vaughn Erhardt - Construction Technology

Kim Corrigan - Food Studies

Beth Campbell - Food Studies, Fashion Studies

Matthew McDonald - Computer Science and Video Game Design

Jill Tuttle - Graphic Design / Photography

Miko Nakamura - Film and Animation

Jane Renyk - Graphic Design / Photography

Samantha Young - Film and Animation

Diane Ross - Architecture and 3D, Graphic Design / Photography

Karen Cheney - Girls Fitness and Wellness, Sports Performance, Leadership

Mary Marcinew - Sports Medicine

Holly Clarke - Sports Performance

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