Adult Basic Education
Adult Basic Education (ABE) includes a number of programs to help adults develop basic skills, obtain a secondary school graduation diploma, and obtain vocational training. Online information about ABE is provided by the BC Ministry of Education, and the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.
For more information on ABE programs and to download the ABE Articulation Handbook, which includes the ABE Transfer Guide, go to:
To find out about the British Columbia Adult Graduation Diploma obtainable through either adult school district programs or post-secondary institutions, go to the Articulation Handbook (above), or to the information provided by the:
To find out about adult literacy grants:
To find out more about where to upgrade, please visit:
ABE Articulation Handbook Archive
The following are Archived versions of the ABE Articulation Handbook. In some cases, only the ABE Transfer Tables are available. Official copies can be purchased through Crown Publications.