Ozone Protection Certification

14 weeks Course


Any person handling, storing, transporting, or working with CFCs or similar substances used in refrigeration processes requires this certification. This course, which includes the updated regulations, focuses on the proper handling of ozone-depleting substances and certifies participants in accordance with provincial regulations.

You may enroll in a Continuing Education course at Canadore College if you are 19 years of age or older or if you have earned an Ontario Secondary School Diploma/Ontario Secondary School Graduation Diploma or equivalent.

Contact the Continuing Education office to learn about future offerings: ce@canadorecollege.ca 

Note: Students must achieve 75% or higher on the exam to receive their Ozone Depletion Prevention (ODP) card from Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAIC).

Most college level courses require textbooks; textbooks are not included in the course fees. It is the student’s responsibility to purchase any required textbooks.

Textbooks are available at the Campus Shop for in class, Contact North, and iLearn/D2L courses. The Campus Shop does not carry most OntarioLearn textbooks. OntarioLearn textbooks can be purchased at www.textnet.ca.

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.