Second Career

A female Second Career student wearing a blazer, folds her arms and poses inside the library and academic building at progress campus

Welcome to Second Career at Centennial College

Centennial College has a dedicated Second Career team within The Employment Training Centre.

Our advising services include

  • Program information
  • Admission requirements
  • Referral on credential assessment
  • Academic upgrading (if required) 
  • Guidance through the Admission process for Centennial

What is Second Career?

Second Career is a provincial government program committed to helping Ontario residents who have been laid-off since January 2015.

Eligible participants may qualify for up to $28,000 towards tuition, books, and transportation and living expenses on a case-by-case basis. Centennial College offers a range of certificate and diploma programs to choose from to meet your career goals.

How to check your eligibility

To check your eligibility for Second Career, please call Employment Ontario at 1-800-387-5656.

For more information, please visit Ministry of Traning, Colleges and Universities Second Career or How to Apply.