Green Certificate & Dual Credit
The Green Certificate Program is an apprenticship-style training program serving the agriculture industry.
Earn up to 16 Grade 12 diploma credits in Cow-Calf Beef Production, Dairy Production, Feedlot Beef Production, Field Crop Production, Irrigated Field Crop Production, Sheep Production, Swine Production, Bee Keeper Production or Equine Technician.
Interested in learning more? Check out this list of Frequently Asked Questions.
What is Dual Credit?
Dual credit allows high school students to earn credits in high school and college at the same time.
Olds College and Chinook's Edge have offered dual credit by using CTS and college credit in welding, equine, carpentry, machining, fashion and landscape construction on-site, online, and in blended environments.
Who is eligible?
Grade 11 and 12 students are eligible for dual credit.
Students need to be prepared for the expectations and rigors of a post-secondary course.
Students interested in participating must be approved by their high school. Students then complete an application package, including a responsibility agreement and a written statement of intent.