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Additional Qualifications (CAD)

The Centre for Academic Development (CAD) is offering accredited AQ and ABQ courses on-site and off-site in 2016-17.  

Registration fees are currently AQ's $650 (on-site) and $750 (on-line),  ABQ's $750, with a $57.85 admission fee for new students ($34.60 for students previously registered at Laurentian).  Please register no later than 10 days prior to course beginning to avoid the late fee of $62.60.  

You may be eligible for a $450 Ministry subsidy, if you successfully complete an AQ or ABQ in Mathematics.

For more information visit : https//  or call: 1-800-268-7061


Don't have 2 full year university math courses to take ABQ, intermediate - math?

Laurentian University (Centre for Academic Development – Faculty of Education) is offering an alternative math test to those teachers who want to take the Intermediate Division Math course, but don't have the prerequisite university math courses.

  • test is $50

  • will only be able to take the test once

  • test is based on grades 9 & 10 math curriculum

  • the Centre does not offer a practice test

  • must receive 70% to register for Intermediate Math

  • results received immediately on completion of test


For more information:



SPRING -  Internet

AQ Special Education Part I 
EDUC1235EL 12 
April 17, 2017 - June 29, 2017
Instructor:  Dominique Maillet   
AQ Reading Part I
EDUC1275EL 12
April 17, 2017 - June 29,2017
Instructor:  Sherry Conroy
EDUC1515FL 12
April 17, 2017 - June 29, 2017
Instructor:  Paul Dupont
**Proficiency test may be required**            


SPRING – on site

AQ Spec. Ed Part 1
EDUC-1235 EL 01
May 15 - May 30
School of Education
Room:  SE302 
Time:  9am - 3pm
Instructor:  Jan Heppner


​AQ Maths P/J Part II

EDUC 2615EL 01

Time and place (to be determined)

Instructor:  Sheridawn Maloney


ABQ SENIOR Basic Health & PhysEd
​EDUC-4845 EL 01
April 29 - May 12
School of Education
Room:  SE310 
Time: 8:30am -  4:30pm (Monday - Friday)
Instructor:  Carolyn Crang


ABQ Senior History 
EDUC-4875 EL 01

April 29 - May 12

School of Education SE302

Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Instructor:  Edgar Robinson

ABQ Primary Basic
​EDUC-4605 EL 01
April 29 - May 12
School of Education
Room:  SE308 
Time: 8:30am -12:30 then 2:30 -10:00 (Monday to Friday)

           8:30 - 4:00 (Saturdays)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
Instructors:  Shirley McKnight
                    ​Louise Franklin 



* These three forms must be printed out and hand-filled, then faxed to 705-671-3841, attention: Annette Castonguay. If you have any questions, please contact