Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities

Ontario Bridging Participant Assistance Program

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Description & Services
Description Bursaries available up to $5,000 to cover direct education costs (tuition, books and equipment) for internationally trained professionals attending bridge training programs offered by Ontario colleges or universities MCI approved programs * training programs to help newcomers who were trained outside Canada to move quickly into the labour market * many programs include: assesment of your education and skills, work placement, language training for your trade or profession, learning plans to identify any added training you may need, preparation for license or certification exams
Dates January-December
Hours Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5 pm
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services
Fees Program
Eligibility Participants are the internationally trained individuals (with a post-secondary degree and international work experience). Participants include Canadian citizens, permanent residents and convention refugees. International students, temporary foreign workers and individuals without post-secondary credentials are not eligible.
Location, Telephone & Internet
Location Toronto
Areas Served Ontario
Address & Map
Mowat Block
900 Bay St
Toronto, ON M7A 1L2
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Major Intersection Bay St / Wellesley St W
Office Phone 416-326-5656
TTY 1-416-325-3408 
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-5514
Fax 416-325-6348
Website www.tcu.gov.on.ca/pepg/programs/adultlearning/faqs.html
Search Category
Settlement Headings Education, Learning and Training
Subjects Colleges ; Educational assessments ; Educational institutions ; Educational organizations ; Educational programs ; Financial assistance ; Immigrants ; Students ; Universities
Other Details
Alternate Name OBPAP
Funding Provincial


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