Additional Qualification (AQ) Courses

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 2019 September 2019 December 2019 September 16, 2019
Winter 2020 January 2020 March 2020 December 17, 2019
Spring 2020 April 2020 June 2020 March 20, 2020
Summer 2020 July 6, 2020 July 17, 2020 June 16, 2020

Fall 2019 Course Offerings

Register Online for Fall 2019!

Registration closes Monday, September 16, 2019

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.

★ Indicates that a full subsidy for YCDSB Permanent Teachers is available, based on availability

Course Format Times Session & Location
Health and Physical Education, Primary & Junior Part 1 Face2Face Thurs. evenings &  1 Saturday plus online modules Sept. 26 – Dec. 19
Father Frederick McGinn
Health and Physical Education, Primary & Junior Part 2 Face2Face Thurs. evenings &  Saturday plus online modules Sept. 26 – Dec. 19
Father Frederick McGinn
Health and Physical Education, Primary & Junior Specialist Face2Face Thurs. evenings &  Saturday plus online modules Sept. 26 – Dec. 19
Father Frederick McGinn
Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Part 1 Blended Wed. evenings plus online modules Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
YCDSB Board Office
Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Part 2 Online Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Specialist Online Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
Kindergarten Part 1 Face2Face Wed. evenings plus online modules Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
Our Lady Help of Christians
Mathematics (Primary/Junior) Part 1 Blended Wed. evenings plus online modules Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
YCDSB Board Office
Mathematics (Primary/Junior) Part 2 Blended Wed. evenings plus online modules Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
YCDSB Board Office
Mathematics (Primary/Junior) Specialist Blended Wed. evenings plus online modules Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
YCDSB Board Office
Reading, Part 1 Blended Wed. evenings plus online modules Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
Religious Education Part 1 ★ Full subsidy available for YCDSB Permanent Teachers, based on availability Blended Mon. evenings, 1 Saturday & online Sept. 23 – Dec. 16
YCDSB Board Office
FEE:  ONLY $500
Religious Education Part 2 ★ Full subsidy available for YCDSB Permanent Teachers, based on availability Blended Mon. evenings, 1 Saturday & online Sept. 23 – Dec. 16
YCDSB Board Office
Religious Education, Specialist
Full subsidy available for YCDSB Permanent Teachers, based on availability
Blended Mon. evenings, 1 Saturday & online Sept. 23 – Dec. 16
YCDSB Board Office
Teaching Students with Communication Needs (Autism Spectrum Disorders)★ Full subsidy available for YCDSB Teachers Blended Wed. evenings plus online modules Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
Special Education Part 1 Online Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
Special Education Part 2 Blended Wed. evenings in-class sessions & online Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
TBA
Special Education, Specialist Blended Wed. evenings in-class sessions & online Sept. 25 – Dec. 18
St. Gregory the Great C.S.
Special Education for Administrators Blended Wed. evenings in-class sessions & online Sept. 25 – Dec. 18

AQ/ABQ Subsidies

OTF is in the final stages of a plan to offer AQ subsidies for Math and Teaching Students with Communications Needs (Autism Spectrum Disorders). Details are not available yet but watch this page for more information in the future.