About Willis

We Are an Employment-Focused Career College

For more than 150 years, Willis College has secured a reputation as a top college that is dedicated to skills-training excellence. Today, Willis College continues to lead in employability-skills training and, as one of the best colleges in Canada, is suited to the ever-changing and emerging demands of the labour market.

Willis College is headquartered in the nation’s capital, Ottawa, with additional campuses in Arnprior and Winnipeg.

All Willis College locations are registered as private career colleges under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.

Willis College provides:

  • Over 150 years of skills training excellence
  • Post-secondary diploma programs with practicum placements for many programs
  • Industry recognized certifications
  • Career support for life
  • Specialized skills training for in-demand careers
  • On-campus career fairs
  • Career management seminars
  • Certified and experienced instructors with practical experience
  • Prometric and Pearson VUE Test Center

What Our Graduates Are Saying

When I first started at Willis I was a shy, self-conscious girl… but Willis changed all that! My time at Willis was knowledgeable, fun and most importantly self-rewarding. The PSW program was amazing. I learned so much. All of the staff are absolutely awesome; they looked at you as a person and not just a number filling up a seat.
Rachel Goyer
Personal Support Worker Program