NOTE: The following boards participate in the Lumina Spark Intro Portrait Integration into the CPCO PQP Part 1 and Part 2:

Algonquin & Lakeshore CDSB
Simcoe-Muskoka CDSB
Huron-Perth CDSB
Bruce-Grey CDSB
Thunder Bay CDSB
Niagara CDSB
York CDSB

CPCO PQP program PQP Part 1 course fees for these boards are $1,115 which includes the PQP Part 1 registration fee $1,050 + Lumina Spark Intro Questionnaire and Portrait fee $65. There is no additional Lumina Spark intro fee for the PQP Part 2 registration.

Upcoming Sessions

CPCO Principal's Qualification courses are offered through the calendar year and in three ways (Online, Regional and Board Partnership).

All courses are 125-hours in length and courses are open to all qualified teachers who wish to apply.

Online courses are composed of 15-hours face-to-face via Zoom, plus 85-hours online independent plus 25-hours independent. Participants are required to be active, engaged and online for all scheduled sessions via Zoom software. Candidates must have the technology required for full participation (reliable internet connection, webcam, and audio headset; hardwire connection is preferred).

Board Partnership courses are offered by CPCO in partnership with local Catholic District School Boards on individualized schedules that are advertised on the PQP website as they are finalized.

Note: These courses are open to all qualified applicants regardless of Board affiliation.

See the Yearly Course Offerings to view the many Catholic District School Boards working in partnership with CPCO.

CPCO is currently working in partnership with the following Catholic District School Boards:

Algonquin-Lakeshore, Brant-Haldimand Norfolk, Dufferin-Peel, Durham, Eastern Ontario, Hamilton, Kenora, London, Huron-Perth and Bruce-Grey, Nipissing-Parry Sound, Ottawa, Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington, Sudbury, Simcoe, St.Clair, Thunder Bay, Wellington

COVID-19 Update:
Please note that CPCO AQ courses will continue to be offered as scheduled, transitioning face-to-face sessions to virtual platforms such as Zoom, Google Meets and/or Microsoft Teams and synchronous learning as required locally. When and if required, courses will transition to alternate scheduled dates decided collaboratively by instructors and candidates.

PQP Provincial Online Sessions

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OnlinePQP Part 1 Online Spring 2023

Dates:

April 16, 17
May 1, 15, 29
June 5

Register by:  March 30, 2023

Times:

Intro Session April 16:   
6 - 8 p.m.

April 17 -  June 5
:   
 6 - 9 p.m.

Instructor: Kathryn Hadden

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OnlinePQP Part 2 Online Spring 2023

Dates:

April 16, 17
May 1, 15, 29
June 5

Register by: March 30, 2023

Times: 

Intro Session April 16:

6 - 8 p.m.

April 17 - June 5:

6 - 9 p.m.

Instructors: 

 Cassandra Tenbergen & Julianne Charette

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PQP 1 Board Partnership Courses

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Dufferin-Peel CDSBPQP Part 1 Dufferin-Peel CDSB Spring 2023

Dates:
May 5, 6, 19, 20
June 9, 10, 23, 24
July 5, 6, 7

Registration Deadline: April 20, 2023

Times:
Fridays: 5 - 9 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
July 7:      8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Instructors: Susan Wilson & Dan Compagnon

5/5/2023St. Francis Xavier
50 Bristol Rd. West
Mississauga, ON Canada
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Hamilton CDSBPQP Part 1 Hamilton CDSB Spring 2023

Dates:
March 31
April 1, 14, 15, 28, 29
May 5, 6, 12, 13, 26, 27

Times:
Friday evenings: 4:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Instructors: Denise Fraser & Giovanni Di Martino

3/31/2023St. Vincent De Paul
295 Greencedar Dr.
Hamilton, ON Canada
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Thunder Bay CDSBPQP Part 1 Thunder Bay CDSB Spring 2023

Dates:

February 11, 15, 25
March 1, 22
April 1, 12, 15, 22, 26
May 6

Register by: January 26th, 2023

Times:

Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Wednesday evenings:  4:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Instructors:
Ryan McWhirter
Cynthia Gordon

Locations:

Bishop E.Q. Jennings CS
775 John St.
Thunder Bay, ON

Dates: February 25, April 1, 12, 26, May 6

St. Ignatius CS
285 Gibson St.
Thunder Bay, ON

Dates: February 11, 15, March 1, 22, April 15, 22, May 6

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Thunder Bay, ON Canada
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PQP 2 Board Partnership Courses

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Dufferin-Peel CDSBPQP Part 2 Dufferin-Peel CDSB Spring 2023

Dates:
May 5, 6, 19, 20
June 9, 10, 23, 24
July 5, 6, 7

Registration Deadline: April 20, 2023

Times:

Fridays:       5 - 9 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
July 5, 6:     8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
July 7:        8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Instructors: Mark Cassar

 

 

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Mississauga, ON Canada
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