About our Additional Qualification Courses

Important: If you would like to register for more than one AQ course, please register for each one separately. Our registration portal currently does not allow you to pay for two courses at the same time.Spring 2023


The Ontario College of Teachers expects all its members to engage in ongoing professional learning. Additional qualification (AQ) courses are one important aspect of this. These courses are designed to help certified teachers to advance their career, increase their subject knowledge, and improve their teaching skills. Our AQ courses include flexible delivery methods and cover a wide range of topics.

Our Additional Qualification Options

There are several categories of AQ courses, each fulfilling a different purpose:

Need more information about our AQ, ABQ, or HSQ Courses?

For information and regulations that apply to all additional qualification courses such as withdrawing from a course, adding your qualifications to your Certificate of Qualifications, or delivery methods see our AQ Information and Regulations page:

To find out more about our AQ, ABQ, or HSQ courses, please contact the Department of Professional Development.

Find and Register for a Course

To find and register for an AQ course, please use our Course Database.