Level 1
- College Diploma:  Registered full time by the institution and taking a minimum of 12 hours of in-class instruction per week per academic semester for the program registered in (tutorials do not count).  This course load must be carried throughout the semester.

Level 2
- University Undergraduate Degree (incl. B.Ed. LLB):  Registered full time by the institution and enrolled in a minimum of 4 courses at the beginning of a regularly scheduled and required academic semester, followed by continuous study in a minimum of 4 courses in each such semester.  Courses must be equivalent to at least half year/credit courses.

Level 3
- Master Degree:  as defined by the post secondary institution.

Level 4
- Doctoral Degree:  as defined by the post secondary institution.