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Academy of Learning - Ottawa:
The Academy of Learning is Canada’s largest network of career colleges. We have almost 90 campuses throughout Canada, including Ottawa, Ontario. The Academy of Learning is considered Canada’s most effective and respected college, offering diploma and certificate courses covering a wide range of career, business and computer skills. Programs include business administration, HR management, graphic & web design, accounting, customer service training and many others. Students can acquire new skills with the diploma programs and upgrade their existing ones with certificate programs. We welcome international students.

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Courses / Programs:

Academy of Learning offers diploma and certificate programs in areas such as:

- Accounting and Payroll
- Business and Marketing
- Customer Service
- Healthcare Services
- Information Technology
- Office Administration
- Web and Graphic Design
- ESL- Grammar, Writing, Communication

How Does It Work?
At Academy of Learning, the focus is on student learning rather than teaching through the Integrated Learning method which is a self-paced, flexible style of learning. Students have the option of training in these programs on a full-time or part-time basis. You can start your program at any time and set your own schedule - mornings, evenings, or weekends. One-on-one instruction and monitoring is provided by trained, on-site facilitators.

Admission Requirements:

Admission requirements include a Grade 12 diploma or equivalent or Mature Student status. In addition, a satisfactory command of the English language and the ability to work with the Integrated Learning™ System are necessary. Additional requirements may also be necessary for certain specialized programs. All applicants must attend an initial interview process and receive a positive recommendation from the College Director. Foreign students who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents must obtain a Study Permit with their Visitor Visa from Citizenship and Immigration Canada.

Why Choose Us?

- You set your own pace of learning. There is no need to keep up with the other students in the class.
- If you do not fully understand the lesson, you can repeat it before moving on to the next one.
- One-on-one instruction and monitoring is provided by trained, on-site Facilitators.
- You can start your program at any time.
- You set your own schedule - mornings, evenings, or weekends.
- You can prepare for recognized industry certifications from leaders such as: Microsoft, CompTIA, and Linux.

Turn your Diploma into a Degree:
Academy of Learning has agreements in place to give students the opportunity to apply their Academy of Learning credits towards a degree program at one of the following institutions.

- Athabasca University
- Meritus University
- University of Phoenix
- University of Windsor

The Academy of Learning also has locations in:
- Alberta: Airdrie, Calgary, Edmonton, High River, Medicine Hat, Red Deer,
- British Columbia: Abbotsford, Burnaby, Cranbrook, Kamloops, Kelowna, Langley, Nanaimo, Prince George, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver, Victoria
- Manitoba: Brandon, Dauphin, Selkirk, Steinbach, Swan River, Winnipeg
- New Brunswick: Bathurst, Miramichi, Saint John
- Northwest Territories: Yellowknife
- Nova Scotia: Dartmouth, Halifax
- Ontario: Albion / Islington, Barrie, Bay / Bloor, Belleville, Brampton, Chatham, Cornwall, Toronto, Guelph, Hamilton, Kingston, Lawrence, Mississauga, Newmarket, Niagara, Ottawa, Owen Sound, Richmond Hill, Thunder Bay, Scarborough, Windsor
- Prince Edward Island: Charlottetown, Montague, Summerside
- Saskatchewan: Lloydminster, North Battleford, Prince Albert, Saskatoon

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Address: 1600 Merivale Rd. Suite 217, Ottawa, Ontario , Canada
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2021-06-15 were from:

Abu Dhabi, Philippines;   Manila, Philippines;   MBay, Jamaica;   UAE;   Beijing, China;   Ottawa;   China;   Chiba ken, Japan;   Montego Bay, Jamaica;   tampere, Finland;   and more.
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Evergreen College, Toronto Campus
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated close to the intersection of King St. & Yonge St. in central Toronto, Evergreen College provides a wide range of diploma programs that prepare you for successful careers in fields including Business Administration, Pharmacy Assistant, Early Childcare Assistant, and Computer System & Network Specialist. Registered as a private career college, our Toronto campus is located only 1 minute from King Subway Station. Evergreen College also has campuses in Brampton, Mississauga and Scarborough, Ontario.

At Evergreen College, our small class sizes create a higher-quality learning environment and superior training. Our diplomas are “market-oriented”, meaning they have been designed to meet the real needs of the job market. Our Career Services offer Co-op / Field Placements to our students, giving them real-world experience which leads to successful integration in their field.

Our well-prepared instructors are experienced specialists in their field; holding advanced degrees and the working knowledge to assist their students. Our facilities (classes and labs) are equipped with the most modern equipment including new computers, servers and network devices with the latest software releases in each program of study. Our mission is to guide each student to success by imparting the relevant theoretical and practical knowledge they need, while building confidence in an ongoing support structure geared to meet the needs of the job market.
Career Diploma Programs:
- Business Administration in International Trading
- Computerized Accounting and Payroll
- Medical Office Administration
- Pharmacy Assistant
- Community Service Worker
- Personal Support Worker
- Early Childcare Assistant
- Computer System & Network Specialist
Academy Of Learning Career and Business College, Ontario
Courses / Programs
Academy of Learning specializes in career and business training in a variety of areas including accounting, business, customer service, healthcare services, information technology, office administration, and web and graphic design. Since 1987, Academy of Learning's unique Integrated Learning™ System has trained Canadians with skills for a brighter future. Our strength comes from flexible scheduling, continuous enrolment and a self-paced learning environment. Academy of Learning strives to provide students with tools to succeed in an ever-changing workplace. Contact us to discuss your future and how Academy of Learning's full range of diploma and certificate programs can help you succeed.
- Accounting
- Business
- Customer Service
- Healthcare Services
- Information Technology
- Office Administration
- Web and Graphic Design

*Please note that not all programs are offered at each college location.
CIMT College, Brampton & Mississauga
Courses / Programs
Established in 1998, CIMT (Canadian Institute of Management and Technology) College is a registered Private Career College in Brampton and Mississauga, Ontario. We provide undergraduate and postgraduate diploma courses in the fields of Management and Technology. In addition, we offer a range of short career training programs in business, computing, accounting and languages. We welcome international students.

Brampton and Mississauga are cities in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and enjoy close proximity to the international airport. Both cities provide an ideal environment for small business and large corporations, as well as being close to the multinational corporations in Toronto offering tremendous employment opportunities. Both Brampton and Mississauga offer easy access to the CIMT campuses by bus, rail as well as air for international students.
Undergraduate Diploma Courses:
- Telecommunications Technology
- Accounts Administration
- Office Administration
- Network Administration
- Bollywood Acting
- Personal Support Worker
- Early Childcare Assistant
- Food Service Worker
- Medical Office Administration
- Legal Office Administration

Postgraduate Diploma Courses:
- Telecommunications
- Network Administration
- Business Management
- Retail Management

We also offer a range of short courses in business, computing, accounting and languages.
Rhodes Wellness College, Vancouver
Courses / Programs
Providing industry-leading training since 1996, Rhodes Wellness College is recognized as a leader in Coaching, Counselling, Wellness and Life Skills training in Canada.

Our college campus is conveniently located in the center of beautiful Downtown Vancouver, BC. Rhodes graduates have the skills and experience employers seek. Employers frequently request our graduates because of the experiential nature of our training. Typically, between 80 and 95% of our graduates find work within the wellness, life skills, coaching and counselling fields within eight weeks of graduation.

At Rhodes, we use the experiential learning model - the process of actively engaging students in an authentic experience that will have benefits and consequences.

Students make discoveries and experiment with knowledge themselves instead of hearing or reading about the experiences of others. Students also reflect on their experiences, thus developing new skills, new attitudes, and new theories or ways of thinking.

Students are supported by on-site employment counsellors who will help them secure a practicum and achieve their career goals. We are dedicated to the belief that our success is measured by your success.
Certified training programs in Coaching, Counselling, Wellness and Life Skills:

- Professional Counsellor Diploma

- Wellness Counsellor Diploma

- Life Coach Diploma

- Life Skills Coach Certificate

- Life Skills Counsellor Certificate

All of the programs are taught experientially. This means hands-on training and practical experience in the community, giving you the confidence in your new skills and networking in the field to start your career.
Canadian Centre for Verbatim Studies
Courses / Programs
• Canadian Centre for Verbatim Studies is a Ministry-approved career college that specializes in the online training and professional development of Authorized Court Transcriptionists (ACT), and Digital Legal Monitors.

• We provide a 14-week online Court Transcription certification program as well as a 4 to 16-week Digital Legal Monitor / Court Reporter course for home-study students living in Canada.

• We offer our students the rare opportunity to achieve a qualification that allows you to work in the middle of the action of the legal profession without a law degree!

Court Transcription course:
• All classes are delivered by a professional transcriptionist who has worked for several years as an educator, a court reporter for the Ontario courts, and an ACT.

• We provide students with a comprehensive education in court transcript production, and ensure that they are fully equipped to produce accurate, reliable transcripts of legal proceedings.

• Graduates meet the transcript qualification standards set out by the Ministry of the Attorney General of Ontario, and are eligible to register and become an Authorized Court Transcriptionist (ACT).

Digital Legal Monitor course:
• A digital monitor is also responsible for all of the duties of a court reporter, including marking exhibits, swearing in witnesses, and providing playbacks.

• Students will have access to the course for 4 months. Students can sit the final exam at any time.
Online Court Transcription Certification Program:
Duration: 14 weeks

• The final exam takes place in-person in Toronto or Ottawa. 

Online Digital Legal Monitor / Court Reporter Program:
Duration: 4-16 weeks

• A DLM is a type of court reporter who uses audio equipment to record in-court proceedings.

• While this Digital Legal Monitor course is designed to be taken in 4 weeks, students will have access to the course for 4 months.
National Personal Training Institute, Toronto
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated in Mississauga and serving the Greater Toronto Area, National Personal Training Institute (NPTI) is a leading personal trainer school. We provide an innovative and comprehensive Personal Fitness Trainer diploma program taught by experienced and qualified instructors. It will provide you with the specialized knowledge and skills you need for a successful and rewarding career as a Personal Trainer. You can complete this course in as little as six months, or attend class each Saturday for a year. Day, evening, and weekend class are available.

At NPTI, we are committed to providing a high standard of education for our aspiring fitness professionals. Our curriculum is geared to the needs of today’s health-minded people. Our modern facility has the latest exercise equipment and learning materials for an effective and comfortable learning environment. We emphasize hands-on, practical training, and offer FREE ongoing consultation with nutritionists and fitness experts. Free job placement assistance is also available for all our graduates.

Student Testimonial:
"I believe that this personal training course has given me the confidence and knowledge base to be a great personal trainer. The staff is top notch, very approachable whenever I had questions and supportive in their advice. The practical aspect of this course is without a doubt the biggest asset. No other program offers it...Don't hesitate to take your personal training course with NPTI."
- Steve, NPTI Graduate
- Personal Fitness Training Program:
500-hour comprehensive program that can be completed in 6 months (5 hours a day, 4 days a week) or over the course of 1 year (8 hours every Saturday).

Training includes 300 hours of classroom instruction plus 200 hours supervised, hands-on gym time. You will also have a practical internship with 6 months of hands-on experience in a fitness facility with a personal trainer.