International Certificate Program

The SCDSB’s International Certificate Program allows students in Grade 9-12 to globalize their learning and graduate with an international certificate. This student-driven, school-supported program includes five components:

  • Cultural awareness workshop
  • International language proficiency
  • Internationally-focused studies (through specific for-credit courses)
  • International experiential learning
  • International portfolio

Currently the International Certificate Program is offered at Innisdale Secondary School, other schools in pilot.

Why pursue an International Certificate?
  • Increase global awareness
  • Explore opportunities for your future
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Become more independent and confident
  • Travel and visit other countries and cultures
  • Understand differences and similarities between cultures
  • Make lifelong friendships
  • Connect personal experience with coursework

Learn more about the requirements and benefits in the International Certificate Program brochure. [LINK to completed brochure] To find out how you can get involved in the program, contact the International Certificate Advisor at your school through your guidance department.