Quality Institutions

Career colleges are governed by provincial regulations.  These include regular reporting, reviews of programs by provincial governments and study compensation funds.

For more information on provincial regulations, see the following governing acts:

Alberta 
Private Vocational Training Act, 2003 
www.qp.alberta.ca/documents/Acts/p24.pdf 

British Columbia 
Private Career Training Institutions Act, 2003 
www.bclaws.ca/EPLibraries/bclaws_new/document/ID/freeside/00_03079_01

Manitoba 
Private Vocational Institutions Act, 2003 
web2.gov.mb.ca/laws/statutes/ccsm/p137e.php 

New Brunswick 
Private Occupational Training Act, 1996 
www.gnb.ca/0062/PDF-acts/p-16-1.pdf 

Newfoundland and Labrador 
Private Training Institutions Act, 1990 
www.assembly.nl.ca/legislation/sr/statutes/p25.htm

Nova Scotia 
Private Career Colleges Regulations Act, 1998 
nslegislature.ca/legc/statutes/privcarc.htm 

Ontario 
Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 
www.e-laws.gov.on.ca/html/regs/english/elaws_regs_060415_e.htm  

Québec 
Loi sur l’enseignement privé, 1992 
http://www2.publicationsduquebec.gouv.qc.ca/dynamicSearch/telecharge.php?type=2&file=/E_9_1/E9_1.html

Saskatchewan 
Private Vocational Schools Regulation Act, 1995 
www.qp.gov.sk.ca/documents/English/Statutes/Statutes/P26-2.pdf