Adult Learner

Prior military training


In some cases prior military training or trade may be evaluated to see if credit can be transferred towards the high school diploma for adults. This process is called recognition of prior learning (RPL). For further information on RPL click here.

High School Diploma for Adults Contact Information
If you want to have your military training or trade evaluated to see if credits can be applied toward the high school diploma for adults please contact:

Adult Education Division
2021 Brunswick Street, Brunswick Place
PO Box 578
Halifax, NS B3J 2S9
Toll Free: 1-877-go-NSSAL (1-877-466-7725)
Fax: 902-424-1171

Apprenticeship/Trade Contact Information
If you are interested in a trade and have prior military training, you may be able to transfer those skills through the Apprenticeship Training and Skill Development Division. To find out more please contact:

Apprenticeship Training and Skill Development
Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education
2021 Brunswick Street, Brunswick Place
PO Box 578
Halifax, NS B3J 2S9
Tel: (902) 424-0959
Toll free: 1-800-494-5651
Fax: (902) 424-0717


Military Contact Information

General Inquiries -- Formation Personnel Selection Office
CFB Halifax

Stadacona Building 90, Room 311
Halifax, NS B3K 5X5
Tel: (902) 721-8151
Fax: (902) 721-0330

Terry Green

Employment and Education Services

Box 99000 Stn Forces

Halifax, NS  B3K 5X5

Tel:  (902) 427-7206

Fax: (902) 427-7794  



Additional Military Resources

Canadian Defence Academy

Canadian Defence Academy - General information

Canadian Forces Military Equivalencies Programme (CFMEP)

Canadian Forces Equivalency Database

Canadian Equivalency Search

Military Family Services

Military Family Services Program

Military Family Services Directory in your area

Second Career Assistance Network

University / College

College Ahuntsic

Royal Military College - Table of Credit Granted

Seneca College - Military Arts and Science Diploma

University of Manitoba - Military Support Office

University of Manitoba - University Credit for Military Training and Experience

Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs Canada



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