The following is a list of 2018/19 Affiliates of Career College Ontario (CCO).

An Affiliate is a business supplying products and/or services on a provincial or national level that are beneficial to the Career College Sector. 

To apply as an affiliate download, complete and submit the application form to Dena Stuart at or by mail to 155 Lynden Road, Unit 2, Brantford ON N3R 8A7.

Affiliate Application Form

ARC Advantage (Ann Robinson)

100 Beddoe Drive, Unit 29
Hamilton, ON L8P 4Z2
Tel: 905-537-2829

Description: With over 35 years of PCC experience in educational programming and regulatory/ministry compliance, ARC Advantage offers a wide range of consulting services for Career Colleges. Services include: new school registration applications, new program applications, PCC compliance audits and compliance training, compliance monitoring, 3rd party adult education assessments (AEMs), curriculum and program design, applications for OSAP designation, applications for International student program designation, accreditation applications, Ministry liaison services, RICC submissions and assistance with KPI processes and documentation.

Business Assessment Solutions Inc. (Jerry Bishop)

Kemptville, ON K0G 1J0
Tel: 905-906-3706
Fax: 1-888-875-3189

Description: A natural leader formally trained as a learning and development educator, Dr. Jerry Bishop guides Business Assessment Solutions Inc. in its partnerships and developments offering over two decades of experience in training, coaching, and design. A coach and certified trainer by education and passion, Jerry is known for her expertise in navigating Ministry compliance with regulatory areas in registration of Private Career Colleges in Ontario and designing and building compliant curriculum designs.  Jerry is a Distance Education Assessor approved by the Superintendent.

Skilled at her craft, every single one of the programs that Jerry has developed for Private Career Colleges has received positive assessments by independent third-party assessors and subsequently moved on to receive the Superintendent's approval. Jerry makes available her eSSential Diploma Toolkits for sale in both Classroom Instructor-Led and Distance Education formats including: Classroom Education Assistant, Medical Office Administration, Business Management. Business Administration, Esthetics, Hairstyling, CSW Gerontology and Development Services worker.

Emond Publishing

1 Eglinton Ave E, Suite 600
Toronto, ON M4P 3A1
Tel: 416-975-3925
Fax: 416-975-3924
Kevin Smulan

Description: A uniquely Canadian and independent publisher, Emond Publishing is a market-leader in the Private Career College market across Ontario. Areas of speciality include but are not limited to Immigration and Refugee Law, Paralegal, Law Clerk, Policing, Security, Office Administration (Legal, Medical, General/Executive) and Business among others. Be sure to visit our website at Emond Publishing is a proud supporter of CCO. 

Great Exposure Inc

215 Niagara Street Suite 100
Toronto, ON M6J 2L2
Tel: 416-850-4679
Fax: 416-850-4680

Description: Great Exposure is a full service Marketing Agency solely dedicated to clients within the post-secondary education sector of Canada. Every service offered, from web design to email campaigns to lead management, has been developed organically in-house to meet the needs of both clients and student users everywhere.

Assisting schools in everything from lead generation and brand building to hiring and training recruiters, Great Exposure has become synonymous with education and are widely regarded as experts in the field of lead management technology.

Hands On Practical Solutions (Cheryl Russell-Julien)

Tel: 613-725-7456 

Description: Hands on Practical Solutions provides consulting services that will assist your organization from the beginning to the end of the approval or accreditation of health care and other educational programs. Services include, but are not limited to: Programmatic Accreditation, Programmatic approvals through regulators or Associations, Development of School catalog and Policies, Development of Standardized Curriculum, Preparation of Responses to Regulators and Associations, Assistance with on-site visits, and compliance issues.  

McGraw Hill

145 King Street West, Suite 1501
Toronto, ON M5H 1J8
Tel: 289-927-2947 

Description: McGraw Hill is a learning science company that provides customized content, software and services. We specialize in creating complete online business programs for the Canadian career college market.

IM Solutions Inc.

900 - 275 Slater St
Ottawa, ON K1P 5H9
Tel: 613-234-5639
Fax: 613-236-3754 

Description: PROFF campus Manager is a cloud based school administration and CRM solution, which is capable of generating reports to facilitate compliancy with the PCC Act.

Quest Consulting National

P.O. Box 583
Garson, ON P3L 1S6
Tel: 855-783-7833
Fax: 888-649-5328

Description: Quest Consulting National (QCN) provides services to new and existing Private Career Colleges and General Businesses, specializing in the industrial sectors. Our services include administrative assistance, PCC compliance consultations, Ministry liaison services, program design, online ministry submissions, documentation and project management. Let an experienced Consultant help with your next project. Visit our website to find out more!

Regulatory Matters (Carol Bruni)

49 Franklin Avenue
North York, ON M2N 1B8
Tel: 647-220-0667
Fax: 416-410-7000

Description: Regulatory Matters is an educational and regulatory consulting practice, with over 30 years experience in the career college sector. Areas include: New PCC and Program Applications, Program design, Distance Education Applications, Program Change Applications, PCC audits, Third Party Adult Education Assessments, Subject Matter Assessments for Business programs, Compliance Monitoring & Training, Default Management Consulting, Applications for OSAP Designation, ISP Applications, Ministry Liaison Services and RICC/PARIS submissions.

Tator, Rose & Leong, Chartered Accountants (Edmund Leong, CPA, CA)

Toronto, ON M4P 3B5
Tel: 416-924-1404
Fax: 416-964-3383

Description: Recognizing that career colleges have unique reporting requirements which are defined by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development, our firm has developed an audit team that understands both the technical requirements as well as specific audit requirements.

We have experience in executing as well as assisting our clients in streamlining the year end, prepaid unearned revenue, revenue by source, PCCA trust account, foreign and domestic student enrolment and KPI audits. We also have compiled pro-forma financial statements for schools seeking PCC registration as well as acted as a Subject Matter Expert for PCCs seeking MAESD approval of new vocational programs.

Our experience on KPI audits for new OSAP registrations and ongoing compliance audits allow our firm to have a supportive role with respect to compliance for OSAP registered colleges and colleges seeking registration. We have contributed to the Private Career College industry with respect to providing audit guidance to senior policy advisors at MAESD as well we have lectured for CCO on KPI matters both at workshops and at the annual conference.




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