Skip to main content
4 Semesters (2 Years)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Diploma

Admission Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with:
    • Grade 12 English: ENG4(C) or ENG4(U)


  • Mature Student Status (age 19 or older) with the above prerequisite course(s), their equivalent(s) or appropriate Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) Certificate program credits (see Academic Upgrading).
  • Current immunization report and report of chest x–ray or tuberculin skin test.

  • A valid Standard First Aid Certificate (16 hours).

  • A valid CPR "C" Certificate.

  • Vulnerable Sector Police Reference Check.

Applicants living in the city of Toronto can expect to wait a minimum of 8-12 weeks to receive a Police Check.


Although not required for admission, work experience in a related setting is recommended for your success in the program.