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.

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

Algonquin & Lakeshore CDSB
Ottawa CSB
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

 

CPCO Provincial Online Courses

 

CPCO PQP Online Part 1 and Part 2 – Winter 2022

Register by: Jan. 10, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

Introductory Session:
January 23, 2021

January 24 – March 21

Mandatory Class Meetings via ZOOM

January 24
February 7, 22
March 7, 21

January 23, 2022 (Zoom session):
6 – 8 p.m.

Zoom sessions:
6 – 9 p.m.

Part 1
Kathryn Hadden

Part 2
Lou Paonessa

Online

 

CPCO PQP Online Part 2 – Spring 2022

Register by: April 11, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

April 24 – June 20

Introductory Session:
April 24

Mandatory Class Meetings via ZOOM:
April 25
May 9, 23
June 6, 20

Introductory Session via Z00M:
April 24: 6 - 8 p.m. 

Zoom sessions:
6 – 9 p.m.

Tracy O’Brien
Fil Lettieri

Online

 

Board Partnership courses

 

Algonquin Lakeshore CDSB PQP Part 1 – Spring Session 2022

Register by: March 2, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

March 23, 30
April 6, 9, 13, 20, 23, 27
May 4, 7, 11, 18, 25

Wednesday evenings:
4:30 – 8:45 p.m.

Saturdays:
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Christina Ackerman
Carmine Minutillo

Face to Face
ALCDSB
151 Dairy Ave.
Napanee

 

Dufferin-Peel CDSB PQP Part 1 and Part 2 – Winter 2022

Register by: Dec. 16, 2021

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

Jan. 14, 15, 28, 29
Feb. 11, 12
Mar 4, 5, 25, 26
April 8, 9

Fridays
5 – 9 p.m.

Saturdays
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Part 1
Dan Compagnon
Susan Wilson

Part 2
Sandra Donaghue
Bruno Pullara

Face to Face

Part 1
St.Francis Xavier
50 Bristol Rd. West
Mississauga, ON

Part 2
St. Margaret of Scotland
2266 Council Ring Rd.
Mississauga, ON

 

Hamilton-Wentworth CDSB PQP Part 2 – Winter 2022

Register by: Jan. 3, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

January 21, 22
February 4, 5, 25, 26
March 4, 5, 25, 26
April 8, 9

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

Brent Condari
Giovanni Di Martino

Face to Face

St. Gabriel
1361 Barton St.
Stoney Creek

 

London DCSB PQP Part 1 – Winter 2022

Register by: Dec. 10, 2021

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

January 15, 27, 29
February 17, 24, 26
March 24, 26
April 7, 21, 23

Thursday January 27
5 - 9pm

Thursday evenings
4:30 - 9:30 pm

Saturdays
8 am – 4 pm

Maria Giampa
Paul Lamoureux

Face to Face

Catholic Central HS
450 Dundas St.
London

 

Ottawa CSB PQP Part 2 – Winter 2022

Register by: Jan. 6, 2022

Date

Time

Instructor

Location

January 27
February 3, 8, 10, 17, 22, 24
March 3, 8, 22, 24
April 7, 14

Release Days
February 17
March 24
April 7

 

Evenings 4 – 9 p.m.
Face to Face
Jan 27
Feb 3, 8, 24
March 3
April 14

Online
Feb 10, 22
March 8, 22

Face to Face
Full Days 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
February 17
March 24
April 7

Deborah Langdon
Julie Mathe

Face to Face
OCSB
570 Hunt Club Rd. West
Nepean

Online via Google Meet

 

 

Toronto CDSB PQP Part 2 – Winter 2022

Register by: Dec. 9, 2021

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

Wednesday Evenings
January 5, 12, 19, 26
February 2, 9, 23

Saturdays
January 15, 22, 29
February 5, 12  

Evenings:
4:45 - 9 p.m.

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

Roy Fernandes
Roberto DeLorenzo

Virtual via Google Classroom
Zoom

 

Waterloo CDSB PQP Part 1 – Winter 2022

Register by: Jan. 3, 2022

Date

Time

Instructor

Location

January 20
February 11, 12, 25, 26
March 25, 26,
April 8, 9, 22, 23

January 20:
4 – 8 p.m.

Friday evenings:
4 - 9 p.m.

Saturdays
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Rod Eckert

Face to Face

St. John Paul II CES
75 Pebblecreek Dr.
Kitchener

 

York CDSB PQP Part 1 – Winter 2022

Register by: Dec. 9, 2021

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

Evenings 

January 4, 11, 18
February 1, 15, 22 
March 1 

Saturdays 

January 8, 22 
February 5, 26

Tuesday Evenings
4 – 9 p.m.

Saturdays
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Iolanda Faraone
Antonella Rubino

Virtual via Google Meets

 

York CDSB PQP Part 2 – Spring 2022

Register by: March 22, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

Evenings 

April 5, 19, 26 
May 10, 17, 24, 31 

Saturdays 

April 2, 9, 30 
June 4

Tuesday Evenings 
4 – 9 p.m.

Saturdays 
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Iolanda Faraone
Antonella Rubino

Face to Face

York CEC
320 Bloomington Rd. West,
Aurora