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Cité (La)

Site: Ottawa - 801 Aviation Pkwy

Service: Literacy and Basic Skills

Alternate Name Alphabétisation et formation de base ; La Cité collégiale ; LBS ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Building A
801 Aviation Pkwy
Ottawa, ON K1K 4R3
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Intersection Montreal Rd and Aviation Pkwy
Mailing Address c/o Amélie Gagnon 
Building F 
801 Aviation Pkwy 
Ottawa, ON K1K 4R3
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot
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 
French adult basic education program : courses in reading * writing * mathematics * computers * science
Hours Day program 9 am-3 pm * evening program Wed, Thu 5 pm-8 pm
Meetings Program length varies according to level, objectives and rhythm of each participant
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 French
Application Call to arrange an interview
Languages French
Fees None
Service Categories Adult Basic Education ~ Francophone Community ; Adult Literacy Programs ~ Francophone Community
Waiting List No * the application process can take one week
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-742-2493 ext 2800
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-2483
Fax 613-742-2494
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Luc Solomon, Coordinator; Phone: 613-742-2483 ext 2011; Email:
Alternate Contact Josée Bergeron, Counselor; Phone: 613-742-2483 ext 2385; Email:
Primary Executive Paul Toupin, Director; Phone: 613-742-2483 ext 2168; Email:
Other Details
Established La Cité collégiale: 1990
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Colleges and Universities ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 897772026 RR0001 (Fondation de La Cité collégiale)
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed.
Print Material Modules * manuals
Resources Website, library, computer room, counseling service, support from an instructor
Accreditation Yes, by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities

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