Distance Learning - How Do I Apply?

Step #1: Visit the Distance Learning page and browse programs.
Step #2: Connect with your Program Coordinator to discuss part-time study options.
Step #3: Visit Ontario Colleges (OCAS) to create an account and start choosing your programs with Northern. (Please note OCAS has a non-refundable fee of $95.00.)
Step #4: Receive an official letter of offer from Northern College.
Step #5: Head back to your online OCAS account and accept your offer.
Step #6: Full-time students pay your $250 non-refundable tuition fee deposit. Part-time students pay your tuition fees in full. How to Make a Payment.
Step #7: You are officially registered for your upcoming program. Welcome to Northern!
Step #8: Full-time students pay your balance owing prior to the first day of class.


See separate instructions for OntarioLearn Courses.

Northern Training Division

Northern Training Division offers a variety of online courses.
• Business Fundamentals
• Certificate in Health, Safety and Environmental Processes (CHSEP)
• Child and Adolescent Mental Health Certificate
• Early Childhood Education
• Meeting Management
• Minute Taking
• Security Guard and Private Investigator

Northern Training Division - Browse All Programs and Courses