Two-Day PLAR Workshop for New Assessors – à Toronto

Mer 28 Fév

8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Bien que cette formation soit dispensée en anglais, il y aura un mentor français, Natalie Poitras (CSCDGR) et une table de discussion francophone.

This two-day training session is intended for new assessors with less than three years of experience with the PLAR for Mature Student process.

This hands-on workshop will provide participants with:

  • an overview of PPM 132 PLAR for Mature Students
  • extensive PLAR resources
  • a review of 9/10 and 11/12 equivalency and challenge process using sample scenarios
  • instruction on students from out of province/out of country
  • an understanding of Maturity Credits vs. PLAR

Registration for this workshop is limited to two assessors per school board. Waitlisted registrants will be contacted, including additional assessors from a school board, if space becomes available.

If you are unable to attend the event, please email to let us know so we can permit others from the waitlist to attend.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Andrea Murphy before registering.

DAY 1: February 28, 8:30 a.m.3:30 p.m.

  • Registration and Hot Breakfast 8:30-9 a.m.
  • Training begins at 9 a.m.
  • Coffee/tea will be provided all day
  • Lunch will be provided

DAY 2: February 29, 8:30 a.m.2:30 p.m.

  • Continental Breakfast 8:30-9 a.m.
  • Training begins at 9 a.m.
  • Coffee/tea will be provided all day
  • Snack will be provided at break
  • Box lunch will be provided 12:30-1 p.m.
  • Optional networking and targeted PLAR support 1-2:30 p.m.

Additional Notes

  • Registration is limited! The content of this training session will be specific and most beneficial to assessors who have less than three years of experience working with PLAR for Mature Students.
  • Please bring your charged laptop. We will have power bars at some tables for charging.
  • Please note the content is set up for a two-day training session, so we ask you to register for this event only if you are able to attend both days.
  • The agenda will be emailed to all registrants prior to the event.


Book a guest room at the Chelsea Hotel at our exclusive discount rate of $179.00 (plus applicable taxes and fees) before February 9! We recommend you book ASAP to ensure a room is available. Book online using this CESBA private booking link.

You can also call the hotel directly, toll free 1-800-CHELSEA (243-5732) or 416-595-1975. You must identify that you are part of CESBA – PLAR Assessor Days or Group ID: CES022724 to take advantage of the discounted group rate.

If you have any questions or issues booking rooms, please contact