This practice describes an approach to providing alternatives to required practical training.
The Ontario College of Teachers (OCT ) requires that...
This practice clarifies the interpretation of "good character" and the rationale for its disclosure to the regulatory body.
In its registration information...
This practice is of interest to regulators who want to clarify the decision-making process for applicants who ask to be exempted from a requirement.
The practice will interest regulators who wish to present information about their registration requirements in a comprehensive way.
There is a distinct...
The Fairness Commissioner has raised many licensing issues with ministers of the Ontario government.
Read about challenges that call for direct action.
For years, the OFC has advocated for additional residency placements for international medical graduates, or IMGs. The OFC also urges the expanding of opportunities for practice-ready assessment to ease licensing for qualified IMGs.
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Bridging programs depend highly on project funding from the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration. Concern about the sustainability of these programs prevents the strategic planning that is needed to build the programs' quality and effectiveness.
Read more recommendations for the Ministry Of Training, Colleges And Universities
Architects and Chartered Accountants need encouragement to write and implement action plans to improve their licensing practices.
Read more recommendations for the Ministry Of The Attorney General
Lengthy delays in the approval of regulation changes are common, and some amendments take as long as three years to finalize. These amendments are often the only route to removing or reducing needlessly difficult registration requirements.
Read more recommendations for the Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade
Access to Ontario's Regulated Professions and the Need to Embrace Newcomers in the Global Economy
The OFC will host a forum about licensing internationally educated professionals and tradespeople.
The OFC has raised many issues with the Ontario government.
Read about them.
The OFC is developing open-access, interactive, free, online learning modules.