Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some Frequently Asked Questions:

Learning at the Canadian Centre for Learning

Are there specific programs?

Our courses fall into 5 themes: Arts in Society; Civics Community and Commerce; Personal Understanding; Science and Technology; and Society and Culture.

We plan to develop a set of course series and programs that are based on combinations of these themes and/or courses.

Can I take one course only at a time?

You may take as many courses as you need or can reasonably accommodate.

Is there someone I can talk to about planning which courses I should take?

Yes we have a team to help you with planning. We have information sessions scheduled for May 3 and 4, 2022

Tuesday, May 3, 12pm – 1pm EDT

Wednesday, May 4, 7pm – 8pm EDT

What courses will be offered in the fall?

We are in the process of developing the courses to be offered in the fall.  Here is a taste of some of those that may be offered.  Continue to check the website as more courses will be added.

Arts in Society

  • Architecture 001 – Mini Home Design (in Science and Tech too!)
  • Connecting & Building Community Online Thru Improvisation
  • Civics, Community and Commerce
  • Contemporary Case Analysis for the Real-World
  • Marketing Fundamentals
  • The Great Reset Revisited, Rebuked and Repurposed

Personal Understanding

  • Introduction to Telepathic Animal Communication
  • What They Don’t Want You to Know About Happiness
  • Perspectives of the Foundational Human Relationship in Infancy and Early Childhood.      

Science and Technology

  • An evil-genius guide to computer programming
  • Architecture 001 – Mini Home Design
  • Permaculture Food Growing 101
  • Research Literacy Skills
  • The Science of Thinking: How does your mind work?

Society and Culture

  • The monopolization of EDI to control groups; “EDI – Care or Control?”
Will I get a degree or diploma?

Currently, as we are still getting off the ground, we are offering courses that will help you think critically about the world, or have a different perspective.  We also have some courses that provide opportunities to experience and work with the theory – eg. Permaculture, Evil Genius…Music course..Architecture… including Health Services fields.   

We are not accredited to offer a degree or diploma at this moment. We are supporting learners to  understand what they learn and how it maps onto competencies that can apply to their employment and career goals.

Registration 

Are you accepting new students?

Yes. During the current spring offerings, each course has a different start date. Details on scheduling and admission for the fall are forthcoming.  Check the website for up-to-date information.

Are there any prerequisites for courses or enrollment in the CCL?

Not at this time. Learners should be 18 years of age or older.

How do I register?

For the pilot semester, please register directly with the course instructor.  Go to Contact on their course page, and connect with your instructor through the email address or website given.

How much does this centre cost?

Each course has its own fee posted on its webpage.

About Us

Can you tell me more about this centre?

The CCL was founded by a group of academics with shared values, who have come together to create an improved, alternative model of higher learning.  This model aims to develop a network of connections in the public and homeschooling communities as well as placements and internships in local and global organizations and businesses.

Our centre embraces all learners and teachers.

Do you have a vet program (or any others?

We are not accredited yet but our programming team is looking into all possibilities. One possibility that we are looking at for the future is partnering with other groups.

Where are you located?

We are online for most of our courses, with some exceptions, and some opportunities for in-person visits to some locations, if there are enough students in the area.  

Will I get a degree or diploma?

Currently, as we are still getting off the ground, we are offering courses that will help you think critically about the world, or have a different perspective.  We also have some courses that provide opportunities to experience and work with the theory – eg. Permaculture, Evil Genius…Music course..Architecture… including Health Services fields.   

We are not accredited to offer a degree or diploma at this moment. We are supporting learners to  understand what they learn and how it maps onto competencies that can apply to their employment and career goals.

Working with Canadian Centre for Learning

How can I apply to teach courses at CCL?

We are working on a process to welcome more instructors when we review the Spring 2022 courses.  Please stay tuned by checking our website for information or following our social media sites.

Is CCL hiring?

 CCL is in the process of establishing its program strategy and recruitment process. Once our process is established we will welcome individuals who are interested in future opportunities with the centre to forward pertinent information.