RPL Standards and Guidelines for Canada: Mapping the Road Ahead

A call to action Report by CAPLA’s RPL Standards Working Group Development Date: Nov. 2009 Author(s): Lauren Waples Contributors: Carole Daley, Graham Debling, Gail Hall, Martha Ireland, Gaelyne MacAulay, Grant MacTavish, Tim McRoberts, Phillip Mondor, Lois Morin, Leah Moss, Don Presant, Susan Simosko, Ron Torgerson, Deb Blower, Bonnie Kennedy Download 

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Taking Account

A report on the number of PLAR assessments conducted by public post-secondary institutions In Canada Results of the collection of already available, reliable statistics from governments and individual public institutions across Canada on the number of prior learning assessments conducted annually at the post-secondary level from 2004-2007. Development Date: January 2009 Author(s): Joy Van Kleef, […]

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Program Level PLAR User’s Guide

Evaluating Adult Learners Against Industry Standards or Entire Program Outcomes This practical User’s Guide is a product developed out of the collaborative presentations and discussions at the Canadian Association for Prior Learning Assessment (CAPLA) 2007 Fall Focus pre-conference workshop entitled “Evaluating Adult Learners Against Industry Standards or Entire Program Outcomes”. It is designed to lead […]

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PLAR and Career Development Integrated Efforts

Needs and Opportunities The paper identifies key issues, needs and opportunities raise by career development practitioners and PLAR practitioners with regards to knowledge exchange and cooperative efforts between the two fields. It is a legacy document from the CAPLA Recognizing Learning Conference of October 2006. Development Date: August 2007 Author(s): Gail Hall Download 

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PLAR and Human Resource Management (HRM)

A Valuable Link A summary report of two pre-conference workshops on Prior Learning Assessment Strategies for the HR Practitioner, from the 6th International Forum on PLAR and Qualification Recognition hosted by CAPLA and sponsored by HRDC in October 2006. Development Date: 2007 Author(s): Gwen Wojda, for CAPLA Download 

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