Training Equivalency

The Toronto Hostels Training Centre will only accept equivalency for Certified training monitored by a recognized accredited training organization.

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST certified training provider);
  • Standard First Aid and CPR (WSIB certified trainer);
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (CPI certified trainer);
  • Understanding and Managing Aggressive Behaviour (HY’N’Hancement certified trainer);
  • Defusing Hostility (CTI certified trainer);
  • WHMIS (WHMIS certified trainer); and
  • Mental Health First Aid (certified trainer mental health commission of Canada)

Equivalency may be granted within the context of a partnership with an accredited Community College or University (not applicable at this time) or accredited training provider.

Workshop Equivalency Requirements

Certified training monitored by a recognized accredited training organization for:

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Training (ASIST certified training provider)
  • Standard First Aid and CPR (WSIB certified trainer)
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (CPI certified trainer)
  • Understanding and Managing Aggressive Behaviour (HY’N’Hancement certified trainer)
  • Defusing Hostility (CTI certified trainer)
  • WHMIS (WHMIS certified trainer)
  • Mental Health First Aid (certified trainer mental health commission of Canada)

Upon completion of the required number of training hours and/or test, participants receive a certificate issued by the recognized accredited training organization covering a specific period of validity.

* Please submit the following either in person, mail,  fax or by email:

  1. The session offered by THTC for which you wish to receive credit/equivalency and for what purpose.
  2. The original or photocopy of the certificate in question/proof of completion. If providing a photocopy/fax please ensure the name of the training agency, participant and date of issue and/or expiry on the certificate is clear and can be read easily.
  3. Copy of the curriculum/content of the training
  4. Contact information for the training agency/trainer that provided the training.
  5. Participant contact information in the event further clarification is required.

Forward all equivalency inquiries

Attention: Equivalency Inquiry
65 Wellesley Street East, Suite 501. Toronto, ON   M4Y 1G7
Tel. 416-469-0007
Fax. 416-469-5313
Email. ruth@thtcentre.com