General eligibility: you don’t need to possess an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), but you need to possess the individualized program prerequisites.

If you are an adult who does not possess an Ontario Secondary School Diploma, the following options may apply to you:

  • Take part in a consultation (face-to-face or by telephone) to determine the next steps;
  • Obtain the ACE certification, recognizes as the OSSD equivalent;
  • Enrol in basic skills training following the assessment of acquired skills in specific fields.

For information regarding academic upgrading, contact the School of Development and General Sciences at 1-800-361-6673 or 705-560-6673, ext. 3085.
Looking to acquire college credit for the skills and knowledge gained through previous learning experiences? Find out about Prior Learning Recognition.