Portage la Prairie Campus

MITT Adult Learning Centres (ALC) partner with the Portage Learning and Literacy Centre (PLLC) to offer adult education programs. PLLC (pllc.ca) has been serving the community for over 30 years, offering programs to help residents of Portage la Prairie and the Central Plains region achieve their educational, employment, and immigration goals.

The Mature Student High School Diploma helps adults upgrade high school courses or achieve their diploma. The Adult Literacy program focuses on math, reading, writing, and digital literacy. Students benefit from on-site daycare, small class sizes, dedicated teachers, and additional supports to help them succeed. Classes are held weekdays and Tuesday evenings.

Additional services available through PLLC include:

  • Employment Assistance Services help individuals secure and maintain employment through one-on-one and group sessions. They also offer pre-employment skills training and work experience programs for youth (ages 15-30) and for persons with disabilities of any age.
  • Newcomer Settlement Services tailored for all newcomers to Canada. Services include: ESL language training; employment-related services; community connection events; programs for youth, women, and seniors; volunteer opportunities; settlement workers in schools (SWIS); as well as interpretation, translation, transportation, and child minding.
  • Complimentary notary services, commissioner of oaths, money management training workshops (SEED Winnipeg), and income tax filing assistance (Community Volunteer Income Tax Program) for individuals with modest incomes. Students and clients needing food security and ID services, including affordable ID photos for passports, treaty cards, and citizenship.

Contact information

110 Saskatchewan Avenue West
Portage la Prairie, Manitoba

T: 204 857 6304
E: pllc@mitt.ca

Portage La Prairie schedule

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Semester 1 – September 7, 2023 to January 27, 2024
Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Numeracy Upgrading Numeracy Upgrading Numeracy Upgrading Numeracy Upgrading Numeracy Upgrading
Geography 40S / Science 20S Computer Literacy Computer Literacy Computer Literacy English 40S
Chemistry 30S/40S Geography 40S/Science 20S Chemistry 30S/40S
Psychology 40S Essential Math 45S Psychology 40S Essential Math 45S
Computer Literacy Applied Math 40S/Physics 40S
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Literacy Upgrading Literacy Upgrading Literacy Upgrading Literacy Upgrading Literacy Upgrading
Biology 40S Computer Literacy Computer Literacy Computer Literacy
First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies 40S Biology 40S First Nations, Métis & Inuit Studies 40S
English 40S – Comprehensive Essential Math 20S English 40S – Comprehensive Essential Math 20S
Applied Math 40S/Physics 40S
Evening Classes
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. No Classes Computer Literacy / Numeracy Upgrading No Classes
Biology 40S or English 40S
Students will write Provincial Final Exams in English 40S, Applied Math 40S, Pre-Calculus 40S, and Essential Math 40S.
All classes are in-person.
*We reserve the right to cancel classes with insufficient enrollment*
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