Coronavirus Information

COVID-19 updates at tav college

THIS WEB PAGE HAS BEEN CREATED TO ACT AS AN OFFICIAL POINT OF REFERENCE FOR ALL UPDATES AND INFORMATION REGARDING COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) AT TAV COLLEGE. PLEASE REFER TO THE LINKS BELOW.

You are also invited to visit us on our social medias where we will be posting frequent updates.

Our COVID-19 readiness plan as adopted by board resolution BG-20-009-380

Announcement concerning gradual resumption of on-campus activities

Lastest information: government of quebec, February 2021

All types of teaching activities, including theory courses, can take place in person provided that rooms are no more than 50% full. There is no occupation limit for practical teaching activities and evaluations.

Physical distancing of 1.5 metres between students when they are seated in a classroom or at individual work stations in a library and 2 metres in all other situations.

Students must wear procedural masks at all times, except:

  • during some educational activities that involve singing, playing wind instruments, theatre or physical activity
  • when they are eating
  • during oral presentations

Educational group activities involving a maximum of 6 students, and for which procedural masks are worn and physical distancing of 2 metres is maintained, are permitted for:

  • group work, such as in the group work spaces of a library
  • studying
  • participating in a distance learning course with classmates in a classroom
  • taking part in enrichment activities

Student support services may be offered both in-person and remotely.

Indoor socio-cultural and sports activities carried out in groups are suspended. However, up to four people can gather outdoors for sports or recreational activities, and an instructor can join them, if necessary. The guidelines concerning on-campus services and activities (e.g. restaurants, bars, theatres, sports facilities) must be respected.

Each institution is responsible for implementing measures for monitoring and controlling on‑campus traffic, and for ensuring that the current health guidelines are respected.

COVID-19 UPDATES

In order to most effectively serve our students during the COVID-19 pandemic, we have made the majority of our services and resource centres available online. Please look for this textbox style to see which services are available online.

THE LATEST INFORMATION

 

The Winter 2021 semester is mostly online with a gradual resumption of some on campus activities

  • The College continues to monitor the situation closely and is working in cooperation with the directives given by the Government of Quebec.
  • On campus activities are subject to sudden termination.
  • Any student or staff member that tests positive for COVID-19 must inform the College immediately by sending an email to: covidreport@tav.ca

 

Updated: February 2021

If a student or staff member shows symptoms while at home
  • The person must remain at home and cannot attend the post-secondary institution.
  • The person must contact 1-877-644-4545 as soon as possible and follow the instructions that are provided. They must self-isolate at home and comply with the public health guidelines. 
  • A student or staff member who is tested for COVID-19 will receive a call informing them of the results. If they have tested positive, they must mention that they work or study in a post-secondary institution.
If a person shows symptoms while at a CEGEP, private college or university
  • Whether the person is a student or a staff member, they must self-isolate immediately in a dedicated room. When they return home (ideally not using public transit), they must avoid close contact with others. 
  • The person must contact 1-877-644-4545 and follow the instructions that are provided.
  • The person must self-isolate at home and comply with the public health guidelines. 
  • A student or staff member who is tested for COVID-19 will receive a call informing them of the results. If they have tested positive, they must mention that they work or study in a post-secondary institution.
If a student or staff member tests positive for COVID-19
  • A student or staff member who is tested for COVID-19 will receive a call informing them of the results. If they have tested positive, they must mention that they work or study in a post-secondary institution.
  • The regional public health authorities will contact the post-secondary institution to inform them.
  • In collaboration with the CEGEP, private college or university, the regional public health authorities will identify and communicate with the people who were in close contact with the student or staff member who tested positive. 
  • Anyone considered to be at moderate to high risk will be contacted by the regional public health authorities and will be removed from the school and tested.
  • The person who is sick must self-isolate at home and follow the public health guidelines.
  • The student or staff member must also inform the College that they tested positive by email: covidreport@tav.ca 
Accessing the building

For students or staff who must enter the campus building, you will be required to follow a health and safety procedure. Click here to view.

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Image provided by the Government of Quebec, 2020.

For more information regarding the COVID-19 situation in Quebec, visit the Government of Quebec’s website:

NEED A REUsABLE MASK?

N95 and surgical masks will be available for purchase at TAV for any students who are required to come to campus. However, we strongly encourage you to purchase a reusable mask.

Here are some helpful links where you can purchase your own reusable mask:

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