Indigenous Family Support

Indigenous Family Support, Certificate (Camosun College 3 days per week and W̱SÁNEĆ School Board 2 days per week)

For more detailed information see the following link to the Saanich Career Education web page: Indigenous Family Support

Students interested in this program must meet with a Career Teacher to development a personal education/transition plan and complete all appropriate application and registration forms.

  • The Indigenous Family Support Program is a 40 week full-time program that includes, self reflection and exploration of ancestral roots, 15 hours of class time and lectures, 15 to 20 hours of homework per week, practicum placement, and community involvement.
  • The Indigenous Family Support (IFS) Program provides students of Indigenous Ancestry* with opportunities to develop knowledge, skills, awareness and values needed to work with Indigenous individuals and families in schools and communities.