Career college courses in Edmonton, Alberta

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CDI College, Edmonton City Centre campus:
CDI College has campuses across Canada, and over 30 years experience teaching the career skills for success to people just like you. CDI School of Business graduates enter the world of business as trained professionals equipped with skills that top employers demand. CDI School of Health Care specializes in training students for rewarding career opportunities in the fields of health care administration, pharmacy, education and community care.

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Accounting and Payroll Administration Program:
Photo of Career college courses in Edmonton, AlbertaThe objective of this program is to give you hands-on training in the key areas of accounting and payroll.

In addition to these core skills, you will learn how to use computerized accounting programs such as Simply Accounting and ACCPAC, and will acquire all the necessary skills to keep a set of books, both manually and on a computerized system. 

When you graduate, you will meet the requirements to receive the Payroll Compliance Practitioner certification from the Certified Payroll Management Program (CPMP).

This certification is nationally recognized as the standard of excellence for payroll training so you can be confident that your CDI diploma is recognized and respected in the business world.

Accounting Certificate Program:
The objective of this program for individuals who are looking to pursue a rewarding career in accounting is to give a firm understanding of the accounting world, as well as provide hands-on training in Simply Accounting and ACCPAC automated business accounting systems.

Learn bookkeeping and financial accounting as well as using industry software. Graduates use their certificate and training in a wide number of industries and fields.

Business Administration Management Program:

The Business Administration diploma program at CDI College is designed to expose you to the most important aspects of business management and administration while providing you with the tools required for a career in business.

Learn business essentials such as bookkeeping, project management and effective business writing. Learn how to keep up to date with the latest business trends by reading financial newspapers, books, and magazines.

Case studies will teach you to think analytically and apply your knowledge by solving problems and making decisions.

After graduation, career opportunities exist in a variety of business settings including banking, accounting, hospitality and marketing.

Business Administrative Professional Program:
Learn the most important aspects of business management and administration and the tools required for a career in business.

Develop your skills in typing, communication, computer software, office organization, human relations, and self-management.

Courses include Business Communications, Microsoft Word, and Office Skills. After graduation, career opportunities exist in a variety of business settings including banking, accounting, hospitality and marketing.

Paralegal Diploma Program:
Start an exciting and challenging career as a respected member of a legal administration team; The CDI College Paralegal Diploma Program introduces students to the fundamentals of family, general, corporate and criminal law.

Gain an understanding of the Canadian legal system, legal procedures and practices, as well as hands-on experience through a practicum placement.

Graduates of this program may find positions in law practices, government offices, trust companies, financial institutions, and real estate agencies.

Oil and Gas Administration Program:
This program facilitates the development of clerical skills including keyboarding, computer skills, office organization, interpersonal skills, oral and written communication, and industry-related terminology and practices.

Petroleum companies require their administrative assistant to have excellent office management skills, as well as industry-specific knowledge.

The program will help you to develop effective office administration skills as well as to understand the terminology and practices used in the oil and gas industry.

Graduates find employment in both large firms that require specialized skills, and smaller companies that require knowledge of all petroleum-related office areas.

Microsoft Office Suite Specialist Certificate Program:

Receive essential hands-on training in the most widely used software for today's office environment.

Our Microsoft Office Suite Specialist course takes a highly practical approach to the basic fundamentals of Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.

In a short time, you will be able to produce spreadsheets, professional documents, presentations and more, and have the ability to apply your computer skills in a wide range of careers and industries.

Travel and Tourism Program:
Turn your passion for travel into an exciting career in the travel and tourism industry, the largest employment sector in the world!

The CDI College Travel and Tourism program combines technical computer training with the necessary sales skills for a career-focused education.

Learn to operate the two main computer reservation systems used in Canadian travel agencies; Apollo and SABRE.

Learn about worldwide tourist destinations, cruises, ticketing, tariffs and travel agency operations. After graduation, apply for jobs such as a tour operator, airline attendant, travel agent or cruise ship facilitator, for example.

Online Marketing and Social Media Diploma Program:
CDI College's Online Marketing & Social Media program provides focused and current training in the key areas of digital marketing and social media marketing - digital marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), and Search Engine Marketing (SEM), content creation and outreach, effective business writing, and a detailed education in social media monitoring and aggregation tools.

Also, before graduation, you will participate in a practicum, to test your new skills and knowledge in the workplace.

Web Development Diploma Program:
In the Web Development course, you will gain a solid education regarding the application development practices in computer and web environments. Learn the language-independent programming concepts and techniques such as program flow, iteration, programming constructs of sequence, selection and decision-making in both a traditional programming and object-oriented methodologies.

The tarining then explores a number of current programming and web development languages and technologies including but not limited to Java, JavaScript, Python, PHP/MySQL, JQuery, Node.js, MongoDB, Angular, Dreamweaver and HTML5.

This allows you to master the language specific syntax and coding requirements to translate logical program design into fully functional web applications. The Web Development program concludes with a 6-week, 180-hour practicum placement.

Mobile Applications Development diploma program:

Learn programming languages and technologies including but not limited to C#, Java,, JavaScript, Python, Android and Swift for iOS, allowing students to master the language specific syntax and coding requirements to translate logical program design into fully functional computer or mobile applications. Upon completion of this program, students will be able to develop fully functional computer and mobile applications using a variety of development platforms and techniques.

Students will also learn the fundamentals of Web development with HTML5 and JavaScript.The program also features a six-week, 180-hour practicum placement, where students will be able to test their new skills working in a web development firm.

Web and Mobile Applications Development diploma program:
Gain a solid understanding of application development for computer, web and mobile environments. Explore a number of current programming languages and technologies including but not limited to C#, Java,, JavaScript, JQuery, PHP/MySQL, Python, Android and Swift, allowing students to master the language-specific syntax and coding requirements to translate logical program design into fully functional computer, web or mobile applications.

The program includes a six-week, 180-hour practicum placement in a real application development workplace. Upon completion of this program, students will be able to develop fully functional computer, Web and mobile applications using a variety of development platforms and techniques.

Early Childhood Education:
The Level II Early Childhood Education program prepares you to work with children up to 12 years of age by providing you a practical approach to child care learning.

The Basic Early Childhood Education program meets the instructional and practicum hours as set down by Alberta Family and Social Services, Daycare Staff Qualifications Branch.

The program combines lectures, hands-on practical experience, discussions, video presentations and guest speakers. You will learn how to design drama, music and science programs for children.

Develop valuable team building skills and knowledge of family systems. When you graduate, you will meet the requirements to obtain your Level III certification in Early Childhood Education.

Early Childhood Education: Advanced Program:
In order to take this advanced-level program, you must have first completed the basic-level certification.

The Advanced – Level III Early Childhood Education program has been designed to build upon your knowledge and upgrade your skills in children’s education.

Receive guidance and training in the areas of Child Development, Relationships, Programming and Career-related subjects. Courses include Values Formation, Family Systems and Introduction to Day Care Management, Multi-Channel Experiences in Art.

When you graduate, you will meet the requirements of Level III certification in Early Childhood Education.

Pharmacy Technician Program:
Image of Career college courses in Edmonton, AlbertaThis program trains you in the skills and knowledge necessary to work in a pharmacy environment in various health care settings.

This program will prepare you to work under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist in community pharmacies and retail environments.

Emphasizing a customer-centered approach, this program also helps develop the proper attitude and sense of responsibility necessary for success in pharmacy career fields.

Typical duties of a Pharmacy Technicians include for example; filling prescriptions, counting pills, measuring medications, labeling products, providing patients with background information regarding their medications, verifying prescriptions, maintaining patient records, organizing insurance information, and performing clerical duties as necessary.

Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant Diploma Program:

Physiotherapist assistants and occupational therapist assistants work with and under the supervision of physiotherapists and occupational therapists. CDI College's Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant (Occupational Therapist Assistant - Physiotherapist Assistant) program teaches the basic knowledge, skills, values and behaviours needed for employment in hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation centres, community and private agencies.

Courses in the CDI College Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant program focus on understanding human development and the human body. You will study body mechanics and systems, anatomy and physiology, biochemistry, and therapeutic exercise. Learn about client care, and the invaluable skills of client communications and record management. In addition to classroom study, you are required to complete clinical placements in the community, and can complete your practicum in whichever specialty area you choose.

Further Programs (Please contact us for program descriptions)

- Medical Office Administration
- Legal Administration
- Law Enforcement Foundations
- Pharmacy Assistant
- Health Care Aide
- Child and Youth Services Worker 
- Microsoft Office Suite Specialist
- Network Systems Administrator
- Network Systems Management
- Business and Digital Marketing Management

Updated: 2019-05-02

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Student Testimonial:
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- Personal Fitness Training Program:
500-hour comprehensive program that can be completed in 6 months (5 hours a day, 4 days a week) or over the course of 1 year (8 hours every Saturday).

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National Screen Institute - Winnipeg & Toronto
Courses / Programs
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NSI’s training programs are led by experts in film, television and digital media – they deliver workshops and seminars and mentor participants. Participants are not required to pay tuition fees or relocate. NSI trains program participants in one centre for a short period of time. Participants then return to their home communities and work with local mentors on their projects, under the leadership of the program manager.

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Aviva Spray Tanning Academy
Courses / Programs
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• The world's first spray tan training academy, Aviva offers onsite spray tan classes in Toronto ON, Vancouver BC and Montreal, Quebec. In each city, our 1-day certification programs are held in a leading hotel.

• In addition to our in-class training, we provide comprehensive online spray tan classes that allow you to earn your professional certification from the comfort of your own home or office, with content available 24/7.

• All of our spray tan courses come with a 100% money-back guarantee.

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Student Review:
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Sunless 101 Spray Tan Certification Program:
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Online Spray Tan Certification Programs - study at your own pace:
• Sunless 101 Online Course: 3 hours
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Lasalle College, Montreal
Courses / Programs
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Diploma and Certification Programs - categories include:

- Business Management
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- Social Sciences
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Reeves College, Calgary City Centre
Courses / Programs
Reeves College, established in 1961, with campuses in Calgary City Centre, Calgary North, Edmonton, Lloydminster, and Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada, offers vocational training licensed under the Private Vocational Schools Act.

At Reeves, we offer a first-class training facility dedicated to the needs of individuals who intend on starting a new career or enhancing their current skills.

Everyone here, from admissions staff to administration to classroom instructors have one ambition and purpose, to provide you with powerful, life-changing skills and training.

Reeves College provides an intimate learning environment where small class sizes allow students to spend time with instructors one-on-one.

We offer diploma courses and programs in the areas of Healthcare, Business & Hospitality, including community health care, medical office assistant courses, office administration, business administration management, and accounting technician courses.

We train individuals using current business applications, programs and techniques. Most diploma programs include an internship/practicum placement program.

Note: Reeves College only accepts inquiries here from persons living in Canada at present.
Accredited Diploma programs:

- Accounting and Payroll Administrator

- Business and Digital Marketing Management

- Logistics & Supply Chain Management

- Office Administration

- Sales Professional Certificate

- Medical Office Assistant

- Legal Administrative Assistant

- Paralegal Diploma Program

- Health Care Aide 

- Child and Youth Services Worker

- Graphic Design Technology

- Oil and Gas Administrative Assistant

- Online Marketing & Social Media program
Canadian Tourism College, Surrey BC
Courses / Programs
Established in 1980, Canadian Tourism College (CTC) has campuses in both Surrey and Vancouver, BC. We offer Diploma and Certificate programs in the fields of Adventure Tourism, Hospitality and Resort Management and Travel and Tourism, among others. As the oldest privately owned and operated tourism speciality education facility in Canada, we take great pride in the quality of educational opportunities for its students and as importantly, its dedication to providing graduates with lifelong placement assistance and guidance.

In keeping with our mission statement - Creating Career Opportunities in a Changing World - Canadian Tourism College partners with tourism companies world wide to create international work experiences for our graduates. CTC is committed to the promotion of ongoing professional development in the tourism industry by adding new training programs every year. In addition to our on-campus programs, we also offer an online - Travel Agent Certificate with CITC's 3 Star Endorsement.
Diploma, Certificate & Online Tourism Programs

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