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3 Semesters (12 Months)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Certificate

Admission Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with:
    • Grade 12 English: ENG4(C) or ENG4(U)
    • Grade 12 Mathematics (C) or (U) or Grade 11 Mathematics: MCR3(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).
  • An applicant profile that details work experience, post-secondary education, and volunteer involvement.

Additional Information

  • Applicants will receive notification of how and when to submit a profile.
  • Applicants are ranked based on the strength of their profile, English and math scores.
  • Admission to this program is competitive. Only the top ranked applicants will be offered a seat in the program.


Students who are not selected may be given an alternate offer for the Fire Protection Engineering Technician Diploma program.