Continuing Education Courses
Welcome to the Continuing Education course list. Browse our current offerings below to find detailed course descriptions and the most up-to-date schedules.
Courses starting this month can be found on our Month at a Glance page – a handy guide organized by start date so you can select the classes that work with your schedule.
Online courses can be found through our partner site, Ed2Go – thousands of courses at the click of a button!
More information on the School of Continuing Education, Contract Training opportunities, and contact information is available on the CE home page.
This course is an excellent, comprehensive introduction to Sage 50 software.
This course is a continuation and advancement of Sage 50 Level 1.
This three-week course is designed specifically for those with little or no bookkeeping experience.
This course is a continuation and advancement of Bookkeeping Fundamentals Level 1.
Simplify the production of spreadsheets with this introductory course to Microsoft Excel 2013.
Build on your Microsoft Excel 2013 skill set with the introduction of advanced functions.
FOODSAFE Level 1 is a food handling, sanitation and work safety course designed for front line food service workers such as cooks, servers, bussers, dishwashers, and deli workers.
Help keep your organization on the cutting edge by learning the latest practices for attracting qualified candidates to your workplace.
Orientation and mentoring programs can help attain and maintain excellent employee performance in a workplace.
Assuring employees fully develop -and maintain- optimal performance is an essential component of successful organizations.
Establish yourself as the minute-taking expert in your organization.
This course is specifically designed for new project managers or those without previous formal project management training.
Industry-standard certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI).
A continuation of Project Management Essentials: Part 1 with more advanced skill development based on the PMI framework.
Develop comprehensive skills by learning real-world strategies and best practices used in project management.
MS Project is a powerful industry standard software tool than can help you manage projects, programs, and multiple tasks.
Learn how to effectively identify, analyze and mitigate risks that may potentially impact your organization or project.
This course introduces the basics of conflict resolution within the workplace, and how to resolve conflicts collaboratively.
This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness.
Prerequisite: current Emergency Medical Responder certification.
The Canadian Red Cross First Aid Instructor Development Program trains and certifies Instructors to organize and deliver First Aid & CPR courses.
Update and recertify your CPR-C AED certification in this four-hour course.
Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home.
Ce cours complet de deux jours présente des techniques de secourisme et de réanimation cardiorespiratoire (RCR) aux personnes qui ont besoin de formation pour des raisons professionnelles ou qui veulent approfondir leurs connaissances pour intervenir lors d’urgences à la maison.
Update and recertify your Standard First Aid/CPR-C certification in this eight-hour course.
Basic level of Wilderness & Remote First Aid that covers material in Standard First Aid/CPR-C, plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas.
Comprehensive first aid and CPR techniques for those who need a higher level of training to work and respond to emergencies in isolated or wilderness settings.
Update and recertify your Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C certification in this 12-hour course.
Update and recertify your Advanced Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C certification in this 20-hour course.
As Canadian codes evolve to meet increasing demands for building resiliency and energy efficiency, the use of continuous exterior insulation is becoming required practice.
This one-day course introduces participants to practical solutions for erosion and sediment control.
This two day course provides highway designers with a review of critical elements of the geometric design process.
This two day course provides an introduction to the design, evaluation and management of pavements.
This two day course is designed to provide builders, contractors, engineers, architects and building officials with updated information on the design and construction of permanent wood foundations based on the new Canadian Standards Association standard: S406-16 Specification of Permanent Wood Foundations for Housing and Small Buildings.
This course will enable participants to better understand the impact of climate change on the work of infrastructure owners, managers, designers, and developers in Northern Communities.
This course will introduce students to the Spanish language.
This course covers the range of greenhouse structures you can build or buy, and examines some of the drawbacks and advantages of each.
From a Master Gardener, learn the basics of gardening to get you growing your own food this summer.
Beyond Organic - Applied Permaculture for Northern Backyard Gardens
Learn how to grow healthy, nutritious food, how to increase biodiversity and food resilience by co-creating efficient, sustainable, organic gardens through working with natural patterns .
Presented in partnership with the Yukon Agriculture Branch.
This 9-hour training aims to answer the questions of caregivers, multidisciplinary front-line service providers, professionals, community members and others who care about and work with individuals with FASD.
This two-day workshop builds on the decision-writing module in the basic Foundations course.
This introductory course is for members of boards, tribunals, and committees with a quasi judicial function.
This 3-day course is for those who provide support services to individuals exposed to trauma material or work with trauma survivors.
This workshop introduces non-lawyers to the theory and practice of interpreting legislation and regulations.
This 1-day course is an expansion of the 3 hour course piloted in 2016.
The Mental Health First Aid Canada for Northern Peoples course is guided by a number of important principles including respect, cooperation, community, harmony, generosity, and resourcefulness.
Become a practical (and safe) homeowner by learning the proper procedures, skills and theory needed to carry out common electrical home maintenance.
Every year, confined space entry results in numerous injuries and fatalities.
This one-day program is intended for all workers who could be exposed to hydrogen sulphide (H2S).
This 20-hour course will provide students with a solid foundation in plumbing systems and teach the skills necessary to do minor plumbing repairs and installations.
Learn how to work with fall protection equipment in this intensive, one-day course.
This course is designed to teach the learner basic skills necessary to troubleshoot and diagnose minor engine problems and to service, maintain and do minor repairs to various small engines.
Legislation requires all people involved with transporting dangerous goods to learn the skills and principles taught in this course.
Maintain current WHMIS training requirements and protect yourself against controlled products and hazardous materials at work.
This course will introduce students to the tools, materials and skills necessary in the field of carpentry.