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CXC Summer School (Barbados)

CXC/CSEC Day School Programme

OCCS Barbados is responsible for public service, outreach and continuing education programming in Barbados. We offer a three-tiered registration structure to suit particular needs and educational backgrounds and allows our students to move and transfer within the entire University system to reach the required standard.

The Site is a registered CXC Examination Centre and delivers teaching in a range of CXC/CSEC General Proficiency subjects. The philosophy of lifelong learning underpins the CXC Day School programme by making educational opportunities accessible to students in an enabling and student-centred manner. Students can take their May/June examinations in a familiar setting at the Site.

CXC CSEC Subjects on offer:

  • English Language
  • Office Administration
  • Human & Social Biology
  • Principles of Accounts
  • Principles of Business
  • Mathematics
  • Information Technology
  • Physics
  • Social Studies
  • Electronic Document Preparation Management (EDPM) 



This Annual Programme Caters to Prospective 4th & 5th Form Students or students who are preparing for their CXC/CSEC Examinations during the next examinations period.

The objective of the programme is to expose the students to what lies ahead of them when they transition to forth/fifth form in preparation for sitting their CXC/CSEC examinations.

Additionally, the programme seeks to engage the youth in productive activity during the summer holidays in a fun and exciting manner, while at the same time, exposing them to University life, hence the reason for hosting the programme at the Cave Hill Campus.

This 5-week programme, will involve students being exposed to interactive, focused and insightful teaching and learning across 14 subjects.


  • Interactive and educational five (5) week programme.
  • Caters to students taking CXC examinations in the coming year.
  • Combine any three subjects from the total of the 14 subjects being offered.
  • Conducive learning environment at the secure Campus location.
  • Opportunity for students to meet and interact with students from other secondary schools
  • Programme includes: Study Tips, Exam Guidance, Targeted Tuition, Workshops, Educational Tours, and Special Awards & Prizes.
  • Enlightening Workshops and Tours


Choose any three (3) of the fourteen (14) CXC Subjects as a package ONLY.


  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Human & Social Biology
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Mathematics
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • Geography
  • History
  • Principles of Business
  • Principles of Accounts
  • Information Technology


Registration takes place at the UWI Open Campus, The Pine, St. Michael.

Return the completed Registration Form & Two (2) Passport-Sized Photos for processing of your student’s ID number and issuing of your student’s ID card. Use the student’s Name and Student’s ID Number to make fee payments at any branch of CIBC FCIB into The UWI Open Campus Account # 1000918136. THE UWI STUDENT ID NUMBER MUST BE USED WHEN MAKING PAYMENTS.

Return the payment slip received from the bank to UWI Open Campus to complete the registration process.

Contact us at (246) 430-1120 / 1123 / 1125 / 1133 / 1140