For general information on quality assurance in higher education.
The Association of Accrediting Agencies of Canada provides a forum for networking and information exchange among the accreditators of professional programs; develops benchmarks for professional accreditation; represents the interests of professional education accrediting agencies to governments, professional bodies, educational institutions and the private sector and monitors and investigates common issues related to accreditation and mobility of professionals internationally.
The Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials (CICIC) collects, organizes, and distributes information, and acts as a national clearing house and referral service to support the recognition and portability of Canadian and international educational and occupational qualifications.
The Council of Ministers of Education, Canada is the mechanism through which provincial and territorial ministers of education consult and act on matters of mutual interest, and the instrument through which they consult and cooperate with national education organizations and the federal government of Canada. CMEC also represents the education interests of the provinces and territories internationally.
The Foreign Credentials Referral Office (FCRO) provides information, tools, path-finding and referral services on foreign credential recognition to help foreign-trained workers succeed and put their skills to work in Canada more quickly. It is part of Citizenship and Immigration Canada.