Registration Information & Policies


Registration Information

The Centre for Training & Development (CTD) is pleased to offer its students the convenience of its Online Registration.

Students can check the CTD course schedule, select the course(s) they wish to register for and register online with their Visa or Mastercard. Students can also register in person in room 2H.1.

Please make sure you register early; courses are subject to space availability.



Students are responsible for ensuring they have the required prerequisites or equivalent knowledge, as listed in the course descriptions, prior to registering.

Students registering for the first time in a language course at Dawson College should consult the Self-Evaluation to determine their level. During the first class, the teacher will evaluate students to make sure they are attending the right level or to recommend a transfer to a more appropriate level.

There is a written admission test (no fee) for Basic English Writing Skills.


Applicants 60 years of age or older are eligible for a 10% reduction of fees upon presentation of a valid ID. Seniors who register online must come to the CTD Office before the course start date to validate their eligibility for the discount.


  • 100% of tuition fees will be refunded if the College cancels the course.
  • 100% of tuition fees will be refunded if the College receives written notification five (5) business days prior to the start of the course.
  • For Emploi-Quebec Subsidized courses, there will be no refund or withdrawal after the start of the course.
  • For all other courses, 80% of the tuition fees will be refunded if student withdraws from a course and notifies the College in writing before the beginning of the second class.
  • In all other cases, fees are not refundable.

Course Cancellations

The CTD reserves the right to cancel a course in case of low enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances; in such cases, registration fees will be fully reimbursed. CTD does not accept any liability except for fees paid to Dawson College. In cases of cancellation, students will be notified by email or by phone.

Teacher and Schedule Changes

CTD reserves the right to make changes to teaching staff without notification of students. Students are notified about schedule and room changes by email or phone, changes are also posted on the window outside room 2H.1.


Students who attend 80% of a course for which they have registered will receive a certificate attesting to their participation in that course. In all other cases, certificates will not be issued.


Tuition fees must be paid in full upon registration;  a receipt will be issued to students upon registration – students who register online may print it or contact our office if needed. Where applicable, sales taxes are included in the tuition fees.

Mailing List

All individuals who register for a continuing education course will be placed on our electronic mailing list and will receive promotional material and course schedules. If you wish to be removed from the mailing list please notify the CTD office.

Last Modified: February 7, 2019