The Willis Way

The Best Career College for You

Since 1866, Willis College has secured a reputation as one of the best colleges in Canada. Today, Willis College continues to lead and adapt in employability skills training. As the oldest private college in Canada, is suitable for the ever-changing and emerging demands in the labor market. Graduates benefit from our long prestigious history and accomplishments, and we take pride in providing our students with exciting, new career training.

Willis College is headquartered in the nation’s capital, Ottawa, with physical campuses in Ottawa, Arnprior, and Winnipeg. We also offer fully online learning.

Willis College campuses are registered as private career colleges under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005 and in Manitoba through Private Vocational Institutes.

Willis College provides:

  • Over 150 years of skills training excellence
  • Post-secondary diploma programs with practicum placements for many programs
  • Industry recognized certifications
  • Specialized skills training for in-demand careers
  • Exclusive on-campus career fairs
  • Exclusive partnerships with fortune 500 companies
  • Career management seminars
  • Certified and experienced instructors with practical experience
  • Prometric and Pearson VUE Test Center

What Our Graduates Are Saying

My experiences at Willis College have been life-changing. In completing my program, I grew in many ways. My confidence increased and I was amazed at my own capabilities, which I didn’t recognize until coming to Willis. The atmosphere at Willis made me feel like I belonged to a large family; that we were all in it together to succeed. Hats off to the staff of Willis College because they work together as a team and everyone helps everyone. No one falls through the cracks. Thank you Willis College.
Sharon Schwartz
Willis College Program