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Algonquin College

Site: Woodroffe Campus - Rm J205

Service: Academic Access Centre - Literacy and Basic Skills

Alternate Name LBS ; OCR
Former Name Career and Academic Access Centre - Literacy and Basic Skills
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Woodroffe Campus
1385 Woodroffe Ave, Rm J205
Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8
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Intersection Woodroffe Ave and Baseline Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lots * parking meters * free parking at certain locations and at certain times * parking permits
Description and Services
Description (Service) Literacy and basic skills training, including numeracy, digital, communication and interpersonal skills * helps learners prepare for employment, apprenticeship, secondary-school credit, post-secondary education and greater independence
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm * day and evening course available
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
Ontario residents 19 years and older, with reading, writing and math skills below Grade 12 of the Ontario Curriculum * must have facility in English
Application Call to arrange interview or drop in to the Algonquin College Woodroffe Campus, room J205 during office hours
Languages English
Fees Service - tuition fees vary ; Fee assistance available.
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ; Adult Literacy Programs ; Career Counselling
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-727-4723 ext 5722
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-4723 ext 5722
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Brenda Gatiens, Co-ordinator, Literacy and Basic Skills, Nepean; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 6556; Email:
Primary Executive Claude Brule, President; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 7705
Alternate Executive Robyn Heaton, Dean, Faculty of Arts, Media and Design; Phone: 613-727-4723 ext 5410
Other Details
Established 1967
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 888260643 RR0001 (The Algonquin College Foundation); 888550845 RR0001 (Board of Governors of the Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology) ; Fees - Tuition fees
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Print Material Various * College calendar * OnCourse
Resources Website, library, access to computers and to the Internet
Accreditation Yes, by the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development

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