|Description and Services|
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Program hours vary|
|Description||Continuing education programs |
The Credit Program (evening and summer): Courses offered towards a high school diploma for both regular and mature students. For Credit Courses (Night School) towards high school graduation, Summer School call 613-239-2620.
The General Interest Program: Provides a broad range of interest courses and workshops offered primarily to adults in the evening, daytime and Saturdays at many school sites. For more information, call 613-239-2504.
International Languages (Elementary): Provides academic instruction in languages other than English and French. These classes are available to elementary school-age children (Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8), who are Ontario residents primarily from the Ottawa area. Most of the classes are held Saturday mornings from September to June.
International Languages (Secondary): Language courses other than English and French that are offered for academic credits towards a high school diploma. The courses are intended for eligible regular day school students, and adults who are Ontario residents. They are also intended for university prerequisites or for specific studies or career-related goals.
The following languages are offered: Albanian * Berber (Tamazight) * Bengali * Bosnian * Cantonese * Dari * Finnish * German * Greek (Modern or Ancient) * Hebrew * Hindi * Japanese * Khmer (Cambodian) * Mandarin (Simplified or Traditional) * Pashto * Somali * Spanish * Swedish * Tamil * Thai * Ukrainian * Vietnamese * Yiddish * Arabic * Initituk * Dinka * Gujarati * Kurdish * Marathi * Nepali * Persian * Urdu * For more information 613-239-2703
ESL, LINC and LBS: Refer to separate listings.
The Outdoor Education Centres: The Continuing Education division operates two outdoor sites, program information is on the website:
MacSkimming Outdoor Education Centre
3635 Highway 17
Cumberland, ON, K4C 1G9
Bill Mason Outdoor Education Centre
3088 Dunrobin Rd
Dunrobin, ON, K0A 1T0
|Waiting List||Yes, some programs may have a limited registration.|
|Eligibility||Varies by program, call for the criteria or visit the website.|
|Application||Call for more information or visit the website.|
|Fees||Program - variable|
|Languages of Service||English|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Primary Contact||Betty Vaillancourt, Office Administrator; Phone: 613-239-2736; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Neil Medaglia, Receptionist|
|Primary Executive||Jennifer Adams, Director of Education; Phone: 613-721-1820|
|Alternate Executive||Catherine Deschambault, Principal, Continuing Education; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Name||OCDSB ; Ottawa Carleton District School Board|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Address||440 Albert St|
Ottawa, ON K1R 5B5
|Intersection||Slater St and Albert St|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules|
|Parking||Pay parking lots * parking meters * no parking in Slater Street lot|
|Subjects||Adult education ; Adults ; Boards of education ; Charitable status ; Day camps ; Exchange programs ; International education ; Language instruction ; Nonprofit organizations ; Outdoor education ; Personal growth programs ; Students|
|Accreditation||Operates under the Education Act and its regulations|
|Print Material||Various * LEARNING for Life, a guide to community education is published twice a year and available on-line. |
Winter and Spring/summer issue: distributed late December
Fall issue: distributed in late August
|Elections||Trustees are elected.|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119249233 RR0003 ; Fees - Tuition|