Continuing Education

ANNOUNCEMENT: All Continuing Education programs and classes are cancelled and schools are closed from March 14 until April 5, 2020. The Ministry of Education has directed all publicly funded schools in Ontario to close for 2 weeks following March break to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Learn More, Be More!

Welcome to the Continuing Education!

With a variety of programs running throughout the year, it is our goal to support lifelong learning for students of all ages by offering a wide variety of programs.

Our programs include: International and Indigenous Languages (offered at both the Elementary and Secondary levels), English as a Second Language(ESL)/Language Instruction for Newcomers(LINC) and Academic Upgrading & Employment Preparation Literacy and Basic Skills(LBS), Night and Summer School Secondary Credit Programs, Adult pathway planning toward an OSSD, Literacy and Numeracy Support programs as well as the MacSkimming Outdoor Education and Bill Mason Outdoor Centres and Adult Cooperative Education.

Visit Us:

Continuing Education is located at 440 Albert St., Room E121 between Albert Street and Slater Street, in the downtown core.

OC Transpo

440 Albert Street is conveniently located on the OC Transpo Transit Way.


From West End get off at Slater/Bay – Stop 3005
Enter through Slater Street Doors

From East End get off at Albert/Bay – Stop 3004
Enter the building through Albert Street Main Entrance

OC Transpo Website:


We are committed to offering all individuals the opportunity to access our building.

Slater Street Entrance

Accessible door and ramp located at the Slater Entrance.
Elevators can be accessed by going left once in the building.

Albert Street Entrance

Accessible doors and ramp are located at the West Court Yard entrance which is just past the Main Entrance of the building.
Elevators can be accessed by going right once in the building.

The West Court Yard is also a safe place for individuals to be dropped off when arriving by Para Transpo or others methods of transportation.

There are also 4 accessible parking spaces available in the Staff parking lot. Please be sure to display your Accessible Parking Permit.

Accessible Parking Permits can be obtained through the City of Ottawa.


The parking lot located between Slater Street and Laurier Street is provided for OCDSB staff and tenants of 440 Albert Street. 

Additional parking: There is paid City Parking available around 440 Albert Street

Contact Us

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Visiting from the West End

Follow Trans-Canada Hwy/ON-417 E to Bronson Ave/Route 79N.
Take exit 121A from Trans-Canada Hwy/ON-417 E
Turn left onto Bronson Ave/Route 79N
Turn right onto Laurier Ave
Turn left into OCDSB Parking lot

Visiting from the East End

Follow Ottawa Regional Rd 174 and Trans-Canada Hwy/ON-417 W to Catherine St/Ottawa 60. Take exit 121A from Trans-Canada Hwy/ON-417 W
Take Bronson Ave/Route 79 N to Albert St/Ottawa 42
Merge onto Catherine St/Ottawa 60
Turn right onto Bronson Ave/Route 79 N
Turn right onto Laurier Ave
Turn left into OCDSB Parking lot

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