Bridge Training

The ACPO Bridge Training Program is intended for Professional Chemists new to Ontario

  1. COMPARATIVE EDUCATION
    Ontario Government:Evaluating Educational Credentials
    Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI): The settlement.org website provides newcomers with information and resources to settle in Ontario.
  2. CONTINUING EDUCATION
    English as a second language – Toronto District School Board (TDSB) – ESL classes
    IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology – the Gold Book
    Chemical Institute of Canada “Professional Development Courses
    American Chemical Society “Continuing Education for Scientists
    Regulatory Affairs – suggestions:
    Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS)
    Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
    Good manufacturing practices (GMP)
    Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
    Ontario Labour Relations Act, 1995
    Canada Labour Code
    ACPO “Health and Safety
  3. EMPLOYMENT
    Career Map: Chartered Chemist
    List of Ontario employers employing chemical professionals (PDF)
    Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) “CIC Career Resources
    CIC has partnered with Workopolis for “ChemJobs.net
    Ontario Bridge Training
    Engineers Qualification Bridging at Ryerson University
  4. ACPO MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
    ACPO brochure
  5. ETHICS and PROFESSIONALISM
    Online Ethics Center
    Professional Ethics in Chemistry

For any question and information, please contact the
Project Coordinator, Liliana Cretu, C. Chem.
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Ontario funds 24 new Bridge training programs(May 2006)