L.A.P.E.C. Offers two types of programs:
A. Diploma (Vocational)
B. Certification and Continued Professional Development Programs (Non Vocational).
Each program / course has its specific requirements, and students must meet all for success admission consideration.
For Vocational Programs (Diploma):
For courses or programs which require assessment-based certification (such as specialization certification and diploma programs) once initial online or in person admission assessment application is received at L.A.P.E.C. admissions office, the applicant will be required to complete further steps as per General Application Guidelines mentioned on this page. The L.A.P.E.C.–P.D.L.E.S. admissions office will complete processing** applications as soon as possible, and an initial decision will be relayed to the applicant via email in 3 to 7 business days with further instructions.
**If the application is not complete, or is missing some information, the admissions office will contact the applicant via email or phone for further assistance. (Please expect a delay in response in this situation.)
All applications for online, as well as in-class courses, are processed online. Hence decisions are relayed online via email as well. However, applicants may visit the college to consult and apply as well. Our dedicated student counsellors are ready to assist and guide students in person, online or by email. We document all communication.
To apply online, 24/7, applicants are encouraged to adopt the following procedures:
Applicant must have following minimum credentials/required documents for enrollment consideration.
General Application Guidelines:
Applications are equally considered if received on or before the start of given program date. Applications received after the start of given program date are considered on a case-to-case basis and require special approval from the president of the college. We begin sending offers of admission (Final Acceptance Letter) 15–30 days in advance from the date, of course, start date. L.A.P.E. College accepts applications for admission up to the 5th day of class, as long as there are seats available in the program.
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Applicants who attended school outside of Canada:
If you are submitting transcripts to meet admission requirements, you must have the transcripts assessed by an independent credential assessment agency such as World Education Services (WES) or International Credential Assessment Service (ICAS).
If your admission is approved, you will receive an acceptance or admission offer letter via email or postal mail in 15–30 days before the start of your program.
If your admission is not approved due to policy or other reasons, you will receive an email or letter indicating such decision.If your application is not approved, all deposits and fees paid will be refunded 100% without any deduction.
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If you are applying through the Second Career Strategy, please contact immediately at 905-499-3631 ext. 103 or email. We will assist you with your next steps for Second Career. Second Career Strategy is a funding initiative for those who have been laid off and are in need of training. For more information, please visit Second Career Q & A for Applicants. If you have previously attended a full-time program at L.A.P.E. College, you may be eligible for a Program Transfer. Click here for L.A.P.E.C. Past Learning Credit Policy and Procedures or Visit Admission Services at any campus for information.
For NonVocational Programs:
For Diploma (Vocational) Programs:
Other than diplomas or courses funded by government or financial institutional loans, students will be advised by L.A.P.E.C.'s student funding advisor of various easy options once admission offer is accepted by the student.
Registration and admission for Non-Vocational Program
Since most of L.A.P.E.C.’s nonvocational programs are available/offered to all students globally and accessed via in class as well as the internet as distance education, students can apply for admission to all courses online 24/7.
Go to program link on L.A.P.E.C. website. Select your desired course/subject from the related course list. Check course status, if registration is open, and read course details and criteria carefully.
Then go to “Course Registration Link(s),” available under the “Agenda and Course Notes” area. Select your desired format (Online, In-class or Video).
Then click on registration link available above the course date and timeline; this action will open the course registration page. On this registration page, if registration for the course is open, you will find a box saying “Register.” Click on that box and fill out the initial basic registration form with your contact information and choices. Then pay the required fees and submit.
After successful registration and applicable fee submission, you will then be instantly relayed via system-generated email instructions/directions related to your application or course, based on respective course’s criteria. (Please check your email folder(s) (including Spam) to see if your course requires any further documentation or step to follow.*)
For online or video format program(s), successful applicants/registrants will be able to log into designated students’ “student login” from program-related OLMS website area online for full access to the course calendar, details, notes, materials, student resources, and more.
Student online access will be deactivated upon completion of a course or as per course policy, which is available on the course web page.
All other short or no-assessment-based courses such as CPD and Exam Prep, registrants will receive course joining/access instruction instantly via email.
* For the courses which do not require any assessment-based certification, the registrant will receive course joining/access instruction instantly via email. Please check your email account and follow instructions.
For any further question on admission requirements, please email or call 905-499-3631- EXT 103 or 102
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