The Recognition of Acquired Competencies (RAC) is a formal recognition of the competencies you have acquired. Having your competencies recognized can allow you to obtain a Diploma of Vocational Studies.
RAC is a process that is available to anyone who has worked in a trade and would like to obtain their diploma or someone who has received training outside of Québec that is not currently recognized by the Ministry of Education.
The RAC process is offered through the Business Solutions Group, located in Lachine, at 5000 René Huguet, H8T 1M7. Phone: 514-422-3000, ext. 31540
At the Lester B Pearson School Board, RAC is offered for a large number of programs in English. The programs are:
If you have worked in, or are interested in a program that you do not see listed here please feel free to contact us and we can help you explore your options.
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What is RAC?