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Training Schedule

Advanced Skills for Leadership

Course Name
Advanced Communication - Powerful Presentations Made Easy
Facilitation Skills - Developing Team Based Solutions
Getting Things Done - From Good Intentions to Great Results
Leadership - New Ideas from the Leading Edge
Setting Team Goals - Achieving Team Success
Team Harmony-Developing Successful Work Relationships

 

Business Courses

Course Name
9 Basic Facilitation Tools: Take Your Group from “Ho-Hum” to “Get ‘r Done!” (For non-profit organizations-volunteers) - LIVE Online
Basic Sales Techniques – LIVE Online
Bookkeeping Basics for Small Business – The Government & Your Business (Payroll, GST, WCB) – LIVE Online
Budgeting Basics for Organizations - LIVE Online
Building Customer Relationships – LIVE Online
Certified Professional Bookkeeper Preparation Course
Certified Professional Bookkeeper Preparation Course Module 1
Certified Professional Bookkeeper Preparation Course Module 2
Conducting Effective Safety Meetings - Meeting Dynamics - LIVE Online
Contractor Management and Engagement – LIVE Online
Credit & Collections: Effective Ways to Give Credit & Collect Your Receivables - LIVE Online
Dealing with Difficult Customers – LIVE Online
Delivering Effective Orientations for New Employees – LIVE Online
Disability Management and Return to Work – LIVE Online
Doing Payroll - The Basics - LIVE Online
Employment Standards “Wages at Work” Workshop
Fitness for Work – LIVE Online
Growing Your Home Based Business
GST - The Basics for Bookkeeping - LIVE Online
How to Make Your Meetings More Effective (For non-profit organizations-volunteers) - LIVE Online
How to Sell Your Goods and Services to the Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada
Introduction to Bookkeeping for Small Business - LIVE Online
Meeting the Needs of Your Customers – LIVE Online
Minute Taking - LIVE Online
Minute Taking for Municipalities – LIVE Online
Proposal Writing - LIVE Online
Reading & Understanding Financial Statements - LIVE Online
Recruiting and Retaining Employees for Small Business
Roadside Emergency Course
Secrets to Increased Sales – LIVE Online
Shift Work and Managing Fatigue – LIVE Online
Starting Your Own Contracting Business (for Trades People)
T4 Year End Preparation for Small Business – LIVE Online
Telephone Techniques for Great Customer Service - LIVE Online
The Mobile Office and How to Simplify Your IT (technology) for Your Small Business
Tricks of the Trade Shows: Making Your Business Stand Out
WCB - What Employers Need to Know - LIVE Online
Writing Effective Proposals
YES! You CAN Be Bully Free at Work! – LIVE Online Webinar

 

Career Preparation

Course Name
Trades Entrance Math Science - Online

 

Computer Courses

Course Name
Basic Computer Training - A Face-to-Face Computer Course
Computer Fundamentals Module 1: Introduction to Using the Internet, Facebook, Skype & More – LIVE Online
Computer Fundamentals Module 2: Understanding & Managing Computer Files and Memory – LIVE Online
Computer Fundamentals Module 3: Networking & Protecting Your Data and Computer – LIVE Online
Computer Fundamentals Module 4: Using the Internet – LIVE Online
Computer Fundamentals Module 5: Customizing Your Computer & Basic Trouble-Shooting – LIVE Online
Introduction to Quickbooks – LIVE Online
Introduction to Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting) – LIVE Online
iOS (iPad,iPhone,iPod Touch) Basics – LIVE Online
Managing Your Projects Using Outlook – LIVE Online
Managing Your Time Using Outlook – LIVE Online
MS Access 2010 Module 1: Creating Simple Databases – LIVE Online
MS Access 2010 Module 2: Manipulating Tables & Data – LIVE Online
MS Access 2010 Module 3: Creating & Using Queries – LIVE Online
MS Excel 2010 Level 1: The Basics and Beyond – LIVE Online
MS Excel 2010 Level 2: Getting More Out of Excel – LIVE Online
MS Excel 2010 Module 3: Functions, Customization & Special Features – LIVE Online
MS Office 2007 to MS Office 2010: Making the Change – LIVE Online
MS Outlook 2010 Module 1: Getting Started and Managing Mail – LIVE Online
MS Outlook 2010 Module 2: Scheduling & Working with Contacts – LIVE Online
MS Outlook 2010 Module 3: Tasks, Organizing Information & Sharing – LIVE Online
MS PowerPoint 2010 Module 1: Getting Started – LIVE Online
MS PowerPoint 2010 Module 2: Using Features to Make Your Presentation Awesome – LIVE Online
MS Publisher 2010 Module 1: Getting Started – LIVE Online
MS Publisher 2010 Module 2: Getting Creative – LIVE Online
MS Word 2010 Level 1: The Basics and Beyond – LIVE Online– LIVE Online
MS Word 2010 Level 2: Getting More Out of Word – LIVE Online
Quickbooks Module 1: Customers & Sales – LIVE Online
Quickbooks Module 2: Vendors & Purchases – LIVE Online
Quickbooks Module 3: Employees & Payroll – LIVE Online
Quickbooks Module 4: GST & Banking – LIVE Online
Quickbooks: Beyond the Basics – LIVE Online
Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting) Module 1: Customers & Sales – LIVE Online
Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting) Module 2: Vendors & Purchases – LIVE Online
Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting) Module 3: Employees & Payroll – LIVE Online
Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting) Module 4: GST & Banking – LIVE Online
Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting): Beyond the Basics – LIVE Online
Simply Accounting

 

Driver Training

Course Name
Air Brakes (New Revised Alberta Air Brake Program)
Class 1 and 3
Class 7 Prep
Class 7-5 Driver Training
Defensive Driving
Fatigue Management for Class 1 and 3 Drivers (truck)
General Oilfield Driver Improvement (GODI)
GODI-Heavy Hauler
Motorcycle Training
Professional Driver Improvement Course

 

Essential Skills for Administrative Professionals

Course Name
Communication - Getting the Message Across
Delivering Exceptional Customer Service
Managing Time - Scheduling People, Paper and Priorities
Planning an Event or Small Project
Resolving Conflict - Reaching Agreement at Work
Solution Seekers - Skills for Making Effective Decisions
Writing & Editing Skills - Making The Message Clear

 

Essential Skills for Supervisors

Course Name
Communication - Getting the Message Across
Effective Supervision - Directing, Coaching and Facilitating Employees
Intervention - Managing Employees with Personal Problems
Leadership - Giving Employees What They Need to Succeed
Managing Time - Scheduling People, Paper and Priorities
Performance Management - Optimizing Results
Resolving Conflict - Reaching Agreement at Work
Staying Positive - Rewarding and Energizing Employees
Working Together - Building Effective Relationships in Your Workplace

 

General Interest

Course Name
Alda and Me – From Grieving for to Connecting with Your Parent with Alzheimer’s – LIVE Online
Animal Tracks & Scat – A Guide to Identifying the Animals in the Boreal Forest – LIVE Online
Basic Home Maintenance
Basics of Budgeting (Session 2 in the Money Matters Series) – LIVE Online
Bird Songs of the Boreal Forest – LIVE Online
Board Roles and Responsibilities for Non-Profit Organizations – LIVE Online
Conversational Cree Level 1 – LIVE Online
Conversational Cree Level 2 (Intermediate) – LIVE Online
Conversational Spanish Level 1 - LIVE Online
Debt & Credit (Session 3 in the Money Matters Series) – LIVE Online
Exploring the Mystery of a Spruce Bog – LIVE Online
From Infamy to Excellence: Learning from the Walkerton Tragedy
How FireSmart is YOUR Community? Delivered LIVE Online
Moose Hide Tanning – LIVE Online
Moss Bag Baby Carriers – LIVE Online
Online Tools for Money Management (Session 4 in the Money Matters Series) – LIVE Online
Owls of Northern Alberta - LIVE Online
Recruiting and Retaining Volunteers for Non-Profit Organizations – LIVE Online
Show me the Money! Proposal & Grant Writing for Non-Profit Organizations – LIVE Online
Solar Energy Presentation – FREE
Spring Migration at the Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory - LIVE Online
Taking Control of Your Finances (Session 1 in the Money Matters Series) – LIVE Online
The Need for Nitrogen: What Makes the Boreal Forest Grow? LIVE Online
Traditional Cree Arts (Quillwork, Horsehair Wrap, Moosehair Stemwork, Tufting) – LIVE Online
Traditional Cree Beadwork – LIVE Online
Traditional Moose Hide Tanning Course (face-to-face and hands-on)
Trees and Plants of the Boreal Forest – LIVE Online

 

Maintenance Management Professional Certificate

Course Name
Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) Information Session – LIVE Online
Module 1: An Integrated Strategy for Maintenance Management
Module 2 - Production and Operations Management for the Maintenance Manager
Module 3 - Human Resource Management for the Maintenance Manager
Module 4 - Financial Management for the Maintenance Manager
Module 5 - Developing and Implementing Maintenance Tactics
Module 6 - Maintenance Work Management
Module 7 - Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)
Module 8 - Capstone Course

 

Oil and Gas

Course Name
Ground Disturbance Level II
Petroleum Safety Training

 

Safety

Course Name
All Terrain Vehicle Safety
Bear and Wildlife Awareness – LIVE Online
Cargo Securement Training
Chainsaw Awareness Workshop
Chainsaw Safety 3 day (ENFORM)
Confined Space Entry and Rescue
CPR Level C for the Health Care Provider
Detection and Control of Flammable Substances
Fall Protection
Forklift Operator Safety
H2S Alive
Hazard Control Series – Energy Isolation (Lockout) – LIVE Online
Hazard Control Series – Working at Heights (Fall Protection) – LIVE Online
Hazard Control Series – Working Safely with and in Excavations – LIVE Online
Hazard Control Series – Working with Restricted & Confined Spaces – LIVE Online
ITLS - International Trauma Life Support
Log Book Training
Pleasure Craft Operators Workshop
Snowmobile Safety
Standard First Aid Level C CPR Recertification
Standard First Aid Level C CPR with AED
Transportation of Dangerous Goods - Clear Language
UTV Driver Course (Utility Terrain Vehicle)
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

 

Safety Skills for Supervisors

Course Name
Behavioural Safety - Creating a Safety Culture - Recorded Training
Emergency Response for Supervisors - Recorded Training
Hazard Assessment and Control
Incident Reporting and Investigation
Intervention - Managing Employees with Personal Problems
OH&S Legislation and Due Diligence
Work Site Inspections - Recorded Training
Worker Competency - The Role of Orientation and Training - Recorded Training

 

Technical Training

Course Name
Basic PLC Training
CWB “S” Classification for SMAW
Electrical Awareness for Non-Electricians
Electrical Code Update
Initial 'B' Pressure Welding Prep