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Literacy and Basic Skills

  • Functions as the MTCU-designated provincial e-Channel service support organization
  • Supports the Literacy and Basic Skills (LBS) system through strategic technical and technological support of the web-based, distance learning option for Ministry-funded LBS programs
  • Provides technology and technical support to designated LBS service providers delivering e-Channel distance learning programs, including all specialized streams (English, Francophone, Indigenous, Deaf and Hard of Hearing)
  • Agencies with programs as outlined, including the following:
    • ACE Distance
    • Deaf Learn Now
    • Good Learning Anywhere
    • the LearningHUB
    • Le service de formation à distance (F@D)
  • Adults 19 years and older whose literacy and basic skills are assessed at intake as being less than the end of Level 3 of the International Adult Literacy and Skills Survey (IALSS) or the OALCF
Application Process
Application process will vary depending on program, course, and educational provider
None - Information and referral -- free
Not Applicable
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On April 15, 2019

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