Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 33.58
Liaison Jadon Hook
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2019
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St. Lawrence College
EN-12: Continuing Education

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.80 / 5.00 brooke gilmour
Sustainability Manager
Facility Management Services
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Does the institution offer continuing education courses that address sustainability?:

Total number of continuing education courses offered:

Number of continuing education courses offered that address sustainability:

Percentage of continuing education courses that address sustainability:

A copy of the list and brief description of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:

A list and brief description of the continuing education courses that address sustainability:

We have two continuing educations course that address sustainable living.
1) Frugal Farming for Sustainable Living: Getting Started with Small Livestock
2) Frugal Farming for Sustainable Living: Grow your own food

Course are offered in the winter/spring time.

Do the figures reported above cover one, two, or three academic years?:

Does the institution have at least one sustainability-themed certificate program through its continuing education or extension department?:

A brief description of the certificate program(s), including the year the program was created:

This certificate explores the practices, principles
and philosophies involved in local food system
development. The focus is on increasing both
academic and hands-on knowledge of regional food
initiatives across Canada, alongside international
best practices. There is a specific concentration on
applied learning, online networking, and community
research. This certificate is the first of its kind in
Canada, providing a cutting-edge advantage when
competing for work in the sustainable local food sector. This certificate program has been offered since 2017.
Required Courses
CSSL 26 Field to Fork: Introduction to Local
and Global Food Systems
CSSL 33 Food System Trends and Policy in
Canada Today
CSSL 29 Understanding Sustainable Farming:
Principles and Practices
CSSL 31 Between Farm and Table: Local Food
Businesses and Cooperatives
CSSL 28 Food Security and Food Justice in
CSSL 30 Urban Agriculture, Community
Gardens, Food Secure Cities

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

The sustainable courses included are all offered face-to-face. The total number of courses offered includes face-to-face courses and excludes courses only offered online.

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