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 Winter 2023

Dates:

January 15, 16, 30
February 13, 27
March 20

Register by: January 8, 2023

Times:

Intro Session January 15:
6 - 8 p.m.

January 16 - March 20
6 - 9 p.m.

Instructor:
Cassandra Tenbergen
Caroline LaBelle

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OnlinePQP Part 2 Online Winter 2023

Dates:

January 15, 16, 30
February 13, 27
March 20

Register by: January 8, 2023

Times:

Intro Session January 15:
6 - 8 p.m.

January 16 - March 20
6 - 9 p.m.

Instructor:
Kathryn Hadden
Julianne Charette

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PQP 1 Board Partnership Courses

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Algonquin & Lakeshore CDSBPQP Part 1 Algonquin & Lakeshore CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:

January 11, 18, 25, 28
February 1, 8, 11, 15, 22
March 1, 4, 8, 22, 29

Registration Deadline:  December 13, 2022

 Times:

Wednesday Evenings:
4:30 - 8:45 p.m.

Saturdays:
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Instructors:
Carmine Minutillo
Christina Ackerman

1/11/2023151 Dairy Ave.
Napanee, ON Canada
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Dufferin-Peel CDSBPQP Part 1 Dufferin-Peel CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:

January 20, 21
February 3, 4, 17, 18
March 3, 4, 24, 25
April 21, 22

Registration Deadline: January 3, 2023

Times:

Fridays: 5 - 9 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Instructors:  Dan Compagnon & Susan Wilson

1/20/2023St. Francis Xavier
50 Bristol Rd. West
Mississauga, ON Canada
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Halton CDSBPQP Part 1 Halton CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:

January 13, 14, 20, 21
February 3, 4, 10, 11, 24, 25
March 24, 25
April 1

Register by: December 20, 2022

Times:
Fridays 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.
April 1:  9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Instructors:  Laura Odo & Mark Witter

1/13/2023St. Benedict CES
80 McLaughlin Ave.
Milton, ON Canada
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Hamilton-Wentworth CDSBPQP Part 1 Hamilton-Wentworth CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:

January 20, 21
February 3, 4, 17, 18
March 3, 4, 24, 25
April 21, 22

Register by January 5, 2023

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

Instructors:  Denise Fraser & Giovanni Di Martino

1/20/2023St. Vincent De Paul
295 Green Cedar Drive
Hamilton, ON Canada
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Niagara CDSBPQP Part 1 Niagara CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:
January 20, 21
February 3, 4, 17, 18
March 3, 4, 24, 25
April 21, 22

Register by:  January 5, 2023

Times:
Fridays:  4:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Instructors:
Jen DeCoff
Dan Trainor

1/20/2023St. Mark
4114 Mountain Rd.
Beamsville, ON Canada
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Simcoe-Muskoka CDSBPQP Part 1 Simcoe-Muskoka CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:

January 19, 21
February 2, 4, 16, 18
March 2, 4, 23, 25
April 20, 22

Register by: January 5, 2023

Times:

Thursday evenings:
4:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Saturdays:
8:30 a.m. - 4: 30 p.m.

April 22:
8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Instructors:
Joan Stephenson
Natalie Zyla

1/19/2023St. Joan of Arc CHS
460 Mapleton Ave.
Barrie, ON Canada
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Toronto CDSBPQP Part 1 Toronto CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:
January 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
February 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 22

Register by: December 20, 2022

Times:
Face to Face at CEC Centre: Wednesdays 4:45 - 9 p.m. & Saturdays 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
January 11, 14, 21, 28
February 4, 11, 22

Virtual via Zoom: 4:45 - 9 p.m.
January 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15

Instructors:
Rob D'Addario
Vince Stellato

1/11/2023CEC Centre - Quigley Hall
80 Sheppard Ave. East
Toronto, ON Canada
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Waterloo CDSBPQP Part 1 Waterloo Winter 2023

Dates:

January 20, 21
February 3, 4, 10, 11
March 3, 4, 24, 25
April 21, 22

Registration Deadline: January 2, 2023

Times:

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

Instructor:

Marylin Dawson

1/20/2023St. Dominic
3 Westforest Trail
Kitchener, ON Canada
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PQP 2 Board Partnership Courses

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

Dates:

January 20, 21
February 3, 4, 17, 18
March 3, 4, 24, 25
April 21, 22

Registration Deadline: January 3, 2023

Times

Fridays: 5 - 9 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Instructors: Frances Campese & Mark Cassar

1/20/2023St. Francis Xavier
50 Bristol Rd. West
Mississauga, ON Canada
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Ottawa CDSBPQP Part 2 Ottawa CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:
January 12, 26, 31
February 2, 7, 15, 28
March 2, 9, 23, 28
April 6, 11, 13

Release Days:
January 26
March 2
April 6

Register by: December 13, 2022

Times:
January 12, February 2, 7, 28, March 23, April 13:  4 - 9 p.m.
January 26, March 2, April 6:     8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
January 31, February 15, March 9, 28:     4 - 8 p.m. (virtual via Zoom & Google Meet)
April 11:    4 - 6:30 p.m. (virtual via Zoom & Google Meet)

Instructors:
Deborah Langdon
Lisa Cameron

1/12/2023570 West Hunt Club Rd.
Ottawa, ON Canada
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St. Clair CDSBPQP Part 2 St. Clair CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:

January 27, 28
February 10, 11, 24, 25
March 3, 4, 24, 25, 31

Register by January 9, 2023

Times:

Fridays: 5 - 10 p.m.
March 31: 5 - 9 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Instructors:
Kelly Van Boxtel
Julie Knight

1/27/2023Monsignor Uyen
545 Baldoon Rd.
Chatham, ON Canada
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Toronto CDSBPQP Part 2 Toronto CDSB Winter 2023

Dates:

January 11, 14, 18, 21, 25, 28
February 1, 4, 8, 11, 15, 22

Register by: December 14, 2022

Times:

Wednesday evenings:
4:45 - 9 p.m. - Virtual via Zoom

Saturday classes:
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Face to Face at Toronto CDSB CEC Centre

Instructors:

Roy Fernandes
Rob De Lorenzo

 

1/11/2023CEC - 80 Sheppard Ave. East
York University Rm. 1
Toronto, ON Canada
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