Additional Qualification (AQ) Courses

As of June 2011, the York Catholic District School Board is an approved provider of accredited Additional Qualification courses for Ontario teachers. The courses are open to all teachers registered with the College who meet the registration requirements.

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Session Dates

Session Start Date End Date Registration Deadline
Fall 2018 September 2018 December 2018 September 11, 2018
Winter 2019 January 2019 March 2019 December 17, 2018
Spring 2019 April 2019 June 2019 March 20, 2019
Summer 2019

  • July 2-12 contact time with Instructor
  • July 17th final date for any outstanding course work
July 2, 2019 July 12, 2019 June 16, 2019

Fall 2018 Course Offerings

  • ★ Indicates that a subsidy is available
  • ★★ Indicates that a full subsidy for YCDSB Permanent Teachers is available
Course Format Times Session & Location
*The Blended format will require both Face2Face as well as Online. A schedule of the course will be provided by the Instructors. If you require specific dates ahead of time for personal planning, please contact pat.bucci@ycdsb.ca.
Health and Physical Education, Primary & Junior, Part 1 Face2Face (small portion online) Thurs. evenings (5:00-9:00pm) & Saturday, Sept. 29th, plus online modules Sept. 20-Dec.13, 2018
Father Frederick McGinn
Health and Physical Education, Primary & Junior, Part 2 Face2Face (small portion online) Thurs. evenings (5:00-9:00pm) & Saturday, Sept. 29th, plus online modules Sept. 20-Dec.13, 2018
Father Frederick McGinn
Health and Physical Education, Primary & Junior, Specialist Face2Face (small portion online) Thurs. evenings (5:00-9:00pm) & Saturday, Sept. 29th, plus online modules Sept. 20-Dec.13, 2018
Father Frederick McGinn
Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Part 2 ★ subsidy available Online Sept. 19-Dec. 12, 2018
Kindergarten, Part 1 ★ subsidy available  Face2Face (small portion online) Wed. evenings (5:00-9:00 pm) plus online modules Sept. 19-Dec. 12, 2018
Our Lady Help of Christians
Mathematics (Primary/Junior), Part 1 ★ subsidy available Face2Face (small portion online) Wed. evenings (5:00-9:00 pm) plus online modules Sept.19-Dec. 12, 2018
YCDSB Board Office
Mathematics (Primary/Junior), Specialist ★ subsidy available Face2Face (small portion online) Wed. evenings (5:00-9:00 pm) plus online modules Sept.19-Dec. 12, 2018
YCDSB Board Office
Teaching Students with Communication Needs (Autism Spectrum Disorder) ★★ full subsidy for YCDSB Permanent Teachers available

Please register online but do not pay

Face2Face (small portion online) Wed. evenings (5:00-9:00 pm) plus online modules Sept.19-Dec. 12, 2018
Religious Education, Part 1 ★★ full subsidy for YCDSB Permanent Teachers available Face2Face (small portion online) Mon. evenings 5:00-9:00 pm, Saturday, Sept. 29th & online Sept.17 – Dec. 10
YCDSB Board Office
Religious Education, Part 2 ★★ full subsidy for YCDSB Permanent Teachers available Blended – Partial Online Mon. evenings 5:00-9:00 pm, Saturday, Sept. 29th & online Sept.17 – Dec. 10
YCDSB Board Office
Religious Education, Specialist ★★ full subsidy for YCDSB Permanent Teachers available Blended – Partial Online Mon. evenings 5:00-9:00 pm, Saturday, Sept. 29th & online Sept.17 – Dec. 10
YCDSB Board Office
Special Education for Administrators Blended Wed. evenings in-class sessions & online April 4 – June 13
YCDSB Board Office
Special Education Part 1 Online Sept.19 – Dec. 12
Special Education Part 2 Face2Face (small portion online) Wed. evenings (5:00-9:00 pm) plus online modules Sept.19 – Dec. 12

TBA

Special Education, Specialist Face2Face (small portion online) Wed. evenings (5:00-9:00 pm) plus online modules Sept.19 – Dec. 12
TBA

Subsidies

You may apply for up to three subsidies in any one area: Mathematics, Technology and Kindergarten.

The subsidized mathematics courses are:

  • Mathematics, Primary and Junior – Part 1
  • Mathematics, Primary and Junior – Part 2
  • Mathematics, Primary and Junior – Specialist
  • Mathematics, Grades 7 and 8
  • Mathematics, Intermediate (ABQ)
  • Mathematics, Senior (ABQ)
  • Mathematics, Honours Specialist
  • Any undergraduate mathematics course that is prerequisite to the AQ/ABQ courses listed above

The subsidized technology courses are:

  • Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Part 1
  • Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Part 2
  • Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Specialist
  • Teaching and Learning through e-Learning

The subsidized Kindergarten courses are:

  • Kindergarten, Part 1
  • Kindergarten, Part 2
  • Kindergarten, Specialist