Before you come to Canada, it is important to understand whether and how your credentials from your home country will be recognized here.
Community Employment Services
Community Employment Services (CES) in Oxford County provides accreditation services for residents and newcomers.
CES is a "one stop centre for accessing a variety of employment related programs and services in Oxford County", including credential assessment and accreditation. All CES services are free and confidential.
CES operates offices in Woodstock, Ingersoll, Norwich, Plattsville, Princeton, Tavistock, and Thamesford.
Phone: 519.539.8161 or
Click here to find the CES office in your community.
Toll free: 1.888.439.816
Visit Immigration Canada’s Foreign Credentials Referral Office website for more information on how your can have your credentials recognized.
Several organizations in Southern Ontario specialize in helping newcomers get their credentials recognized:
Other organizations offering credentials assessment in Southern Ontario include: