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Managers gather for a team meeting



6 required courses (45 hours), or take individual courses as needed


Classroom, Online | Learn more


Complete in 4 months, or up to 2 years


Courses start at $249

Professional management development is a process in which individuals who supervise and manage others learn and improve their skills in order to be more effective managers and leaders while accomplishing organizational goals.

Enhance your career and management skills with our one-day professional management seminars led by subject matter experts with valuable real-world experience. Strengthen your soft skills and learn best practices in a variety of subjects. Enhance your supervisor, management and/or leadership abilities with new strategies and personal assessment tools.

Customize the program to meet your needs while you polish your management skill set. Take a single seminar to meet your immediate professional development needs or bundle six seminars to earn a certificate of completion.


Highlights and benefits

Earn a recognized credential | Enhance your career prospects

Real-world knowledge | Learn from experienced industry professionals

Enhance your life | Develop your personal and professional skills

Gain hands-on experience | Demonstrate workplace competencies to potential employers



Interested in more management courses?

Consider our Management Development Extension Certificate to prepare you for a new management position or build on your current supervisory or management role. As well, courses in our Professional Management Seminar Series can be applied toward the optional course hours in the Management Development program.

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Course schedule by semester

(Sept. - Dec.)
(Jan. - April)
(May - Aug.)
The Art of Leadership  
Leading with Emotional Intelligence  
Effective Management at all Levels  
Performance Management Seminar  
Project Management Basics  
Motivating Your Team  
Effective Interpersonal Communication
Managing Difficult Conversations  
Conflict Management    
Workplace Presentation Skills  
Writing in the Workplace  
Building Customer Relations
Transitioning from Worker to Leader  
Increasing Your Influence  

This schedule is subject to change. Courses start on various dates within each semester. Fall schedule and registration is available in June; Winter schedule and registration is available in November; and Spring/Summer schedule and registration is available in March.



Additional Details

Funding opportunities

This program qualifies for the Canada-Alberta Job Grant and other funding opportunities. Learn more.

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Have a question about our programs or need help with course registration? Call or email us:

403.440.6875 or 1.866.775.2673



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