Certification · Additional Qualifications



Additional Qualifications

Additional Qualifications (AQ) and Additional Basic Qualifications (ABQ) courses can be used for upgrading qualifications to move to a higher Certification Rating Statement grouping or for professional growth.

Visit the Ontario College of Teachers website to learn more about AQ/ABQ courses.


OSSTF/FEESO members are cautioned not to pursue a course for upgrading on the OSSTF/FEESO Certification Plan without having obtained prior written approval from QECO. It is imperative that the course is both acceptable and applicable to the individual member's upgrading. To request a course approval, apply to QECO at for evaluation. Place a note in the application asking for course approval.


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