College Quality Assurance Audit Process

What: The CQAAP is an institutional level process that involves the regular and cyclical review of each college's quality assurance mechanism. The standards provide the framework for Ontario's colleges in assessing the extent to which their quality assurance mechanisms meet the established standards.
Why: Its purpose is developmental and its intent is to ensure continual improvement.
Who: All colleges in Ontario, including Canadore College
How Often: Every 5 years
When:

Canadore 2019 audit has the following timelines:

  • Self-study due - January 14, 2019
  • On-site audit - March 27 & 28, 2019
  • Final audit report - June 24, 2019
Where: On-site audit will take place at CDC Canadore College

Quality Top 10

We have quality programs and we can prove it

Annual curriculum and course outline review

Key performance indicators

Annual professional development weeks

Best practices for program development

Renewed training labs

Standardized course outlines

5 year cyclical program review

3 year cyclical faculty performance review

College Quality Assurance Audit Process Presentation from Karen Belfer, Executive Director, OCQAS