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 for PQP Part 1 and Part 2 online by Jan. 20, 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

 

Bruce-Grey and Huron-Perth CDSB PQP Part 2 – Spring 2022

Register by: March 3, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

March 25, 26
April 8, 9, 29, 30
May 13, 14, 27, 28

Release Days

March 25

April 8, 29

May 13, 27

Fridays and Saturdays

8:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Mike Bruneel
Greg McLean

Face to Face

March 25, 26
Huron-Perth CDSB
3927 Perth Rd.
Dublin

April 8, 9
Bruce-Grey CDSB
799 16th Ave.
Hanover

April 29, 30
Dublin

May 13, 14
Hanover

May 27, 28
Dublin

 

Niagara CDSB PQP Part 1 – Spring 2022

Register by: April 7, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

April 27, 30
May 11, 14, 25, 28
June 8, 11, 22, 25
July 5, 6

Wednesdays
4:30 pm - 9 pm

Saturdays and July 5, 6
8:30 am – 4 pm

Jenn DeCoff
Dan Trainor

Face to Face

Saturdays and July 5,6

St. Mark

411 Mountain Rd.

Beamsville

Evenings - Virtual via ZOOM

 

Ottawa CSB PQP Part 2 – Winter 2022

Register by: Jan. 24, 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

 

 

Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and Clarington CDSB PQP Part 1 – Winter 2022

Register by: Jan. 27, 2022

Date

Time

Instructor

Location

Face to Face meetings:

February 17, 23
March, 31
April, 28
June 2

Virtual meetings:

March, 3, 10, 24
April 6, 14, 21
May 5, 11, 19, 26

Face to Face meetings:

4 – 8:45p.m.

Virtual meetings:

4 – 8:30 p.m.

Frank Bradica

Face to Face:

Good Shepherd
20 Farmington Dr.
Courtice, ON

Virtual via Google Meet

 

 

Thunder Bay CDSB PQP Part 2 – Winter 2022

Register by: Jan. 20, 2022

Date                               

Time

Instructors

Location

February 12, 16, 26

March 2, 26, 30

April 9, 13, 23, 27

May 7

Saturdays: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wednesday evenings:
4:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Ryan McWhirter
Cynthia Gordon

Face to Face 

St. Ignatius 285 Gibson St. Thunder Bay

Bishop E.Q. Jennings 775 John St. Thunder Bay

 

Toronto CDSB PQP Part 2 – Spring 2022

Register by: March 2, 2022

Date

Time

Instructors

Location

Wednesday Evenings
March 23, 30
April 6, 13, 20, 27
May 4

Saturdays
March 26
April 2, 9, 23, 30

Evenings:
4:45 - 9 p.m.

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

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

Roy Fernandes
Roberto DeLorenzo

Virtual via 
Zoom

  

York CDSB PQP Part 1 – 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