Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)

Specialist High Skills Majors (SHSM) is a Ministry of Education program for high school students to focus on a career path that matches their skills and interests while meeting the requirements of the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). Read more about SHSM here.

The industry certification through SHSM that YPT offers includes a behind-the-scenes tour of the theatre, watching a performance, and most importantly, meeting and learning from YPT staff. In the past, students have taken SHSM certification workshops in Artistic Programming, Sales & Marketing, Administration & Finance, Set Design, Scenic Carpentry, and Scenic Painting.

Interested in learning more about our SHSM programs?
Contact Molly Gardner, Education Manager
416.363.5131 x230 | mgardner@youngpeoplestheatre.org