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Proud Partnerships

We value our students and commit to providing them with the utmost quality in education and service. As the only college in North America that holds both an ISO Registration and CCAP Accreditation, this is more than a statement. It is our commitment!

“Their Quality Management System is focused upon their students’ requirements and helps them provide an outstanding distance education program.” QMI – SAI Global

Mactech is...

  • A leader in Distance Education, with 29 years experience.
  • The only Private College in Canada both Nationally Accredited and ISO 9001:2008 Registered.
  • A respected member of the National Association of Career Colleges since 1991.
  • A Microsoft Training Center
  • A CompTia Learning Alliance Member
  • A Lenovo Business Partner.

Quality... Our Commitment

ISO 9001:2008

ISO 9001:2008 Registered

The International Organization for Standardization, (ISO), is worldwide and is proven to lead companies to better operations and improved performance. Mactech decided to implement ISO 9001:2008 to assure our customers of an exceptional quality management system. This registration helps ensure fair and equitable treatment of students.


The Career College Accreditation Program

Accreditation certifies that the institution and its educational programs meet established standards which effectively benefit students. Mactech Distance Education is a proud institution enhanced by CCAP accreditation and undergoes rigorous and continuous self-evaluation to ensure self-improvement. Students, employers and others can be confident that a CCAP accredited institution meets or exceeds high standards of quality in education.

A Private Colleges Association of Nova Scotia Member

A Private Colleges Association of Nova Scotia Member

Mactech is a Member of the Private Colleges Association of Nova Scotia. This association advocates information, safety, and success for all students through effective leadership in post-secondary education. Their mandate is to promote a strong private training industry that ensures students achieve an education level acceptable to industry.

Department of Labour and Advanced Education

Department of Labour and Advanced Education

The Department of Labour and Advanced Education works with Private Career Colleges to ensure training opportunities that respond to labour market needs and lead to employment are offered. The department requires that certain standards are met and in accordance with the Private Career Colleges Regulations Act, revised Statutes of 1998, Chapter 23; MDE programs have met these standards and are registered by the NS Department of Labour and Advanced Education.

Private Career Colleges Regulation Act
Private Career Colleges Regulations


A+BBB Accredited Business

Better Business Bureau has determined that Mactech Distance Education meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints.

CompTIA Authorized Academy

A CompTIA Authorized Academy

As a CompTIA Authorized Academy, Mactech students receive a solid foundation in one of the world's fastest-growing fields and proof of technical skills which help to open doors to diverse and lucrative career paths.

A Microsoft Technology Associate

A Microsoft Technology Associate

As a post-secondary institution, the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certification helps us to validate fundamental technology knowledge. This certification confirms to students that our curriculum provides a firm foundation for their careers, an industry relevant skill-set and an intensive preparation for exams which result in Microsoft Certification.

An Authorized Microsoft Training Center

An Authorized Microsoft Training Center

The leading provider of job-relevant technical programs, Microsoft Training is the symbol of excellence in quality software. If you need training on Microsoft technologies, always look for the official Microsoft Learning Partner logo. We are proud to be recognized as an Authorized Training Centre.

A Lenovo Authorized Retailer and Service Centre

A Lenovo Authorized Retailer and Service Centre

Lenovo is a new world company that makes award-winning PCs. As an Authorized Retailer of Lenovo equipment, Mactech is able to harness Lenovo’s innovation to provide exciting products and services to students.

A Lenovo Authorized Retailer and Service Centre

A National Association of Career Colleges Member

As a long-time member of the National Association of Career Colleges, Mactech meets the highest regulatory standards, ensuring the best possible education for students. NACC prides itself on ensuring academic excellence, student-centric core values, and counseling for students.

A Sage North America Business Partner

A Sage North America Business Partner

As a Sage Business Partner, we have the advantage of offering the best assistance options for the accounting products that employers want. "...Quickly streamline workflow, perfect a report, or ensure compliance to regulatory entities. A support plan lets you focus more on your business—and less on your software."

Other Partnerships include...

Sage Canada McGraw-Hill Azimuth Interactive Atrixware Pearson Nelson-Thompson

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