Seniors Curriculum


Optim-Ed Learning Centre follows the four terms as set out by the Department of Education.

The CAPS curriculum is followed and adapted to meet the needs of our learners.

The subjects taught include:

  • English.
  • Mathematics.
  • Life Skills.
  • Vocational Skills.
  • Home Economics.
  • Computers.
  • Movement.

Vocational Skills

Senior learners follow a vocational programme to develop skills that may be used in various vocational settings. These skills include:

  • Mechanics for the boys.
  • Home economics for all.
  • Operating skills in a hairdresser and shop outlet.
  • Running of a coffee shop.