Ontario College Certificate (with successful completion of all related courses) OR register in courses applicable to you for a certificate of course completion.

Program Length

Varies, course by course

Start Date

April 11, 2023 (Full-time status), Hybrid Delivery

Program Overview

This certificate program is designed to develop proficiency in various areas of computer application. The curriculum is concentrated on software applications and techniques currently in use in business.

Program Outcomes

An Ontario College Certificate will be granted after successful completion of the curriculum (all courses), or if courses are taken individually on a modular basis, a certificate of completion for the individual course will be provided.
Students may opt to continue their studies at any post-secondary institution, and transfer credits can apply, depending on the student’s chosen program/path.

Admission Requirements

Participants must be 19 years of age or older or have earned an Ontario Secondary School Diploma/Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma or equivalent.
Students will require access to computers and the Internet during the class session.

Program of Study

April 11 – June 6, 2023
Fundamentals of Operating Systems (56 hr/4 cr)
June 13 – June 29, 2023
MS PowerPoint (30 hr/2 cr) 
September 5 – October 24, 2023
MS Word (45hr/3 cr)
October 26 – December 14, 2023
MS Excel (45 hr/3 cr)
January 2 – February 28, 2024
Advanced Word Processing Application (Advanced MS Word) (36 hr/ 3 cr)
February 13 – March 28, 2024
Advanced Spreadsheet Applications (Advanced MS Excel) (42 hr/3 cr)


Students can attend in person at Kenjgewin Teg every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00 – 8:30 pm or join virtually simultaneously.

For asynchronous hours in each course, the instructor will be available to provide online support every Wednesday from 6 – 7 pm.

The first course will begin on Tuesday, April 11, and will be offered in the above order.   Students can register for the entire program or per course.

A detailed program/course schedule will be provided upon successful registration.

No classes in July and August 2023

Tuition Fees

$50 per course, plus textbooks (if required)

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Every attempt is made to ensure the accuracy of information provided in this fact sheet with our valued post-secondary partners. Kenjgewin Teg and its partners reserve the right to modify any course, program, curriculum, fee, timetable or location at any time. As a community-based delivery program with its partner, this program offering is subject to approved funding and sufficient enrolment.