Coronavirus College Policies

Coronavirus College Policies

Ontario

Program Delivery Method:

Willis College has received permission from the Ministry of Colleges and Universities to continue to deliver programs remotely until March 31, 2023. Depending upon your program, there may be a blend of both remote and onsite delivery.  Should you have any concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to the campus management.


Masking Policies:
As of March 21, 2022

Since the beginning of the COVID pandemic, Willis College has diligently followed the public health guidelines surrounding social distancing, vaccination policies, and masking. As you are probably aware, as of Monday, March 21, 2022, the province of Ontario is lifting mask mandates for indoor venues and businesses.

At this time, Willis College will continue to follow provincial guidelines and allow staff and student to choose whether to use a mask or not while on campus with some exceptions:

  • Students on practicum are required to follow the rules and regulations of their host employers.
  • PSW students will be required to wear masks and present COVID vaccination documents for the foreseeable future as per Ontario health guidelines and host-facility policies.
  • Dental students will be required to wear masks in many lab situations as this is the standard of the profession.
  • Dental students on practicum or placement will need to follow the guidelines of their host employers.

Willis College will continue to monitor the situation and will revisit this policy should the situation require.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to the campus management.

Vaccination Policy:
As of March 21, 2022


In compliance with the Ontario Ministry of Health, there are currently no mandatory vaccine mandates to attend class on campus.  However, practicum hosts are entitled to demand mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for students to complete their practicum onsite. In particular, health care professions like Personal Support Worker still have mandatory masking and vaccination rules. Please be aware that Willis College cannot override or ignore vaccine external vaccine mandates.  Should you have questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to the campus management.

Manitoba

Program Delivery Method:
Willis College Winnipeg has returned to in-person training. Should you have any concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to the campus management.

Masking Policy:
As of March 15, 2022

Since the beginning of the COVID pandemic, Willis College has diligently followed the public health guidelines surrounding social distancing, vaccination policies, and masking. As you are probably aware, as of March 15, 2022, the province of Manitoba lifted mask mandates for indoor venues and businesses.  At this time, Willis College will continue to follow provincial guidelines and allow staff and student to choose whether to use a mask or not while on campus with the following exception:

  • Students using the on-campus dark room and/or who are in close contact with other students may be asked to wear a mask

Willis College will continue to monitor the situation and will revisit this policy should the situation require. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to the campus management.

Vaccination Policy:

In compliance with Manitoba Health, there are currently no mandatory vaccine mandates to attend class on campus. Should you have questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to the campus management.