Career Training Programs in Richmond, BC

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CDI College, Richmond campus:
Established in 1969, CDI College is one of Canada's premiere career training providers with campuses throughout Canada in British Columbia, Ontario, Alberta, Manitoba, and Quebec. CDI College locations in BC include Richmond, Burnaby, Vancouver, Surrey and Abbotsford. We offer diploma and certification programs in the fields of business, technology and healthcare. Financial aid may be available for students who qualify.

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Career Diploma & Certification Programs:

- Business Administration Diploma Program:
Photo of Career Training Programs in Richmond, BCThis diploma program trains students in the most relevant, up-to-date aspects of business management and administration. In this business program, the curriculum reflects current trends and best practices in business administration.

Courses include Business Essentials, Effective Business Writing, Marketing and Professional Skills. Students acquire computer skills, accounting knowledge and will learn about the fundamentals of project management, and gain important skills such as networking and communications.

After graduation, a wide variety of career options are available in fields such as finance, business administration, office management, human resources and more!

- Accounting & Payroll Administration Diploma Program:
The 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. CDI understands that certifications set you apart in the job market.

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.

- Payroll and Income Tax Practitioner Certificate Program:

The CDI College training program is ideal for students who already have a working knowledge of computer systems and experience in office environments. Develop your accounting skills, and learn how to use modern accounting software applications, such as Simply Accounting. Learn about the payroll practice, the annual payroll cycle, and income tax return preparation. Graduates are able to apply to a range of positions in a wide variety of areas in the job market.

- Computer Business Applications Specialist Diploma Program:
The Computer Business Applications Specialist program helps develop fundamental computer, office administration and professional business skills. Emphasis is placed on learning operating systems, discovering how to use the Internet to your advantage, and gaining in-depth knowledge of the most popular word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software applications in use today. Superior professional skills are developed in this business certificate program, which are always highly sought after by employers.

Upon graduating from the Computer Business Applications Specialist program, you will be able to operate computer application systems that will help to streamline day-to-day business operations. Successful graduates will be ideally suited for positions in small to medium-sized companies where superior software application skills are required.

- Business and Digital Marketing Management Diploma Program:
CDI College's Business and Digital Marketing Management program explores social media and digital marketing, selling and analytical practices that have evolved from the rapid growth of digital media communication while also covering various social media platforms and how they can be incorporated by media marketers and managers to promote and expand their business and brands, and connect with their customers.

Students learn the essential skills and business analytics necessary to effectively use advanced digital tools and techniques that are now a key component of effective digital marketing strategies. The Business and Digital Marketing Management program will provide our graduates with the know how to plan, analyze and execute e-media marketing campaigns as part of a business-based digital marketing and management strategy.

- Event Coordinator & Management Diploma Program:
The Event Coordination and Management program at CDI College gives students event planning building blocks that can be applied to a variety of situations. Event managers are the glue that holds an event together; planners are often in charge of managing finances, contracts and negotiations, supervising staff and volunteers, and many other tasks that keep an event running smoothly. This business program also prepares students to pass key certification exams that are recognized within the industry and will help them secure employment. 

- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certificate Program:
This program helps you to prepare for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification which confirms a person's ability to use the Microsoft Office suite for business applications. This certification training will come to be invaluable in your future endeavours as almost all careers require you to be well versed in Microsoft. The hands-on, rather than theoretical, training includes an in-depth study of Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. You will spend time learning both the basics of each Microsoft program, as well as delving into the deeper uses of the software.

- Network & Database Administrator Diploma Program:
This program is based on industry certification requirements determined by Microsoft, Cisco and CompTIA. It will develop your technical skills in network installation, maintenance and management as well as implementation, and operating computer services. The program will train you to administer and support database users on networked computer systems and prepare you for a career in this growing field. You will participate in a 200-hour work placement program (internship) to gain real-world experience.

- Medical Office Assistant Diploma Program:
Students of this diploma program develop skills in four key areas: medical terminology, medical office administrative skills, medical transcription, and word processing. The program also fosters the development of interpersonal skills, organizational effectiveness, and communication skills necessary to function in a medical environment. The training, in conjunction with a professional and self-confident attitude, will help prepare you for a career in a medical practice, clinic, hospital, or other medical / health care area.

- Supply Chain Management Diploma Program:
The supply chain industry is one of the largest occupations in Canada, with close to a million people employed in fields directly related to supply chain, and this figure is expected to steadily grow, offering tens of thousands of new openings every year.

The Supply Chain Management program at CDI College in BC provides the hands-on training you need to work in a range of positions across the supply chain industry - from purchasing, to logistics, to warehousing, and supply chain technology. The supply chain includes a number of stages such as procurement and storage, transportation and distribution, and requires a variety of key skills including supply and demand estimation and forecasting, financial planning, operations planning, business negotiation, IT and technical skills.

- Early Childhood Education Diploma Program:
The aim of this diploma program is to prepare students with the knowledge and practical experience necessary for a successful career in the early childhood education field. Graduates of the program develop strong interpersonal communications, time management, organizational, and stress management skill sets. They can be employed in daycares or may seek work in other child-oriented service centres.

The program consists of several course categories including child development, programming, relationships, and related English courses. These courses focus on developing the language and behaviour of a child through instruction and play. Students learn how to organize and manage lesson plans which include activities in expressive arts, fine arts, storytelling, health and safety, and self-esteem building.

To graduate from the diploma program, students must complete a total of 430 practicum hours in two phases. Students will gain experience under the supervision of professional child care workers who become mentors and counsellors. This practical work experience is crucial for students because it gives them hands-on experience in real work scenarios. 

- Education Assistant Diploma Program:
If you are very interested in helping young children and youth who require extra support to achieve their full potential with purposeful lives, CDI College's Education Assistant program is a perfect fit where you will learn how to assist teachers in elementary and secondary schools or early childhood settings, or help children and youth in the community. Through theory, practice, case studies, specialized training, work experience practice, our Education Assistant program graduates are well-prepared to enter the growing field of special education.

- Hospitality Management Diploma Program:
This program introduces you to career options in the hotel industry, and food and beverage services fields. Successful graduates do not only receive a Hospitality Management diploma, but also an American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) diploma, which is transferable to many colleges and universities, as well as certification in BC Foodsafe and Serving It Right. Our graduates have found work locally and abroad in restaurants and hotels as managers, supervisors and other leading hospitality management positions.

- Practical Nursing Diploma Program:
The program curriculum follows standards laid out by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia (CLPNBC), and introduces students to the fundamental duties and responsibilities of a Practical Nurse, a key team member working alongside fellow healthcare specialists in medical settings such as acute care wards, long-term care facilities, private homes, and public schools.

Train in both holistic and clinical practices, and to work in medical, surgical and rehabilitation care in a variety of positions. Courses combine both classroom learning and lab work, as well as four practica. During this supervised hands-on training, you will gain important experience in facilities dealing with acute care, community medical care, and gerontology (the scientific study of old age and the process of aging). At the end of the supervised learning period, you will participate in a preceptorship and job search training.

Practical Nursing Access Diploma Program:
CDI College provides a unique opportunity to those who already have a Health Care Assistant diploma (from an accredited post-secondary institution in BC) to upgrade their education. This shorter program allows you to build on your present healthcare skills, and to move into a more robust role as a practical nurse in the healthcare sector.

Immigration Consultant Diploma Program:
Study Canadian immigration and refugee law, legal research and writing, operating an immigration practice, immigration law practices and procedures, administrative law and tribunals, and professional ethics. The program also includes a 4-week work experience placement to help students get experience before graduation.

Further Programs (Please contact us for program descriptions)  
- Introduction to Business Computing Certificate
- Network Systems Administrator
- Network Systems Engineer
- Computer Support Technician
- Health Care Assistant
- Medical Office Assistant – Advanced Practice
- Travel & Tourism
- Construction Electrician Foundation (diploma)
- Veterinary Health Care Assistant

Note: CDI College only accepts inquiries here from persons living in Canada at present. For further information on our career training courses in Richmond, BC, please contact us below.

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Reeves College, Lloydminster campus
Courses / Programs
Reeves College, established in 1961, with campuses in Lloydminster, Calgary, Edmonton and Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada, offers vocational training licensed under the Private Vocational Schools Act.

Reeves College in Lloydminster provides high quality, intensive, instructor led programs in Accounting, Business Administration Management, Legal Administration, Office Administration, Healthcare and Graphic Design.

Reeves College continues to expand its network of schools, and trains individuals using current business applications, programs and techniques so that they enter the market with valuable, sought-after skills.

Reeves College's campus is centrally located in Lloydminster (on the Alberta / Saskatchewan border), close to shops, cafes, entertainment, and is easily accessible by public transportation.

Note: Reeves College only accepts inquiries here from persons living in Canada at present.
Diploma Programs include:
- Accounting Technician
- Accounting and Payroll Administrator
- Office Administration
- Business and Digital Marketing Management
- Legal Administrative Assistant
- Oil & Gas Administrative Assistant
- Medical Office Assistant
- Paralegal Diploma Program
- Computer Graphic Design

Most diploma programs include an internship/practicum placement component.
The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, Edmonton
Courses / Programs
Conveniently located in Edmonton, The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology provides a quality 2-year Captioning and Court Reporting diploma program. Captioners and court reporters are highly skilled professionals who can capture speech at speeds of 225 words per minute (wpm) and higher. Using an electronic shorthand machine and sophisticated computer technology, reporters translate a conversation virtually simultaneously to the printed word.

NAIT offers the only Captioning and Court Reporting program in western Canada approved by the National Court Reporters Association (NCRA) - a 35,000 member organization based in the United States. Graduates may broadcast caption live television an internet programming, write court trials and other legal proceedings, or provide CART services writing realtime in educational, corporate, or community settings.

Using electronic shorthand machines and sophisticated computer technology, students in our program learn to write and translate the spoken word simultaneously to the printed word at speeds of 225 words per minute and higher. Practical training is scheduled when the student has completed the 180 wpm speed level. Students will attend civil, criminal, and other proceedings with certified court reporters. They must exhibit professional conduct in the working environment and demonstrate mastery of verbatim shorthand reporting.
- 2-year Captioning and Court Reporting diploma program. Includes a 40 hour practicum (work experience placement)
Evergreen College, Toronto Campus
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated close to the intersection of King St. & Yonge St. in central Toronto, Evergreen College provides a wide range of diploma programs that prepare you for successful careers in fields including Business Administration, Pharmacy Assistant, Early Childcare Assistant, and Computer System & Network Specialist. Registered as a private career college, our Toronto campus is located only 1 minute from King Subway Station. Evergreen College also has campuses in Brampton, Mississauga and Scarborough, Ontario.

At Evergreen College, our small class sizes create a higher-quality learning environment and superior training. Our diplomas are “market-oriented”, meaning they have been designed to meet the real needs of the job market. Our Career Services offer Co-op / Field Placements to our students, giving them real-world experience which leads to successful integration in their field.

Our well-prepared instructors are experienced specialists in their field; holding advanced degrees and the working knowledge to assist their students. Our facilities (classes and labs) are equipped with the most modern equipment including new computers, servers and network devices with the latest software releases in each program of study. Our mission is to guide each student to success by imparting the relevant theoretical and practical knowledge they need, while building confidence in an ongoing support structure geared to meet the needs of the job market.
Career Diploma Programs:
- Business Administration in International Trading
- Computerized Accounting and Payroll
- Medical Office Administration
- Pharmacy Assistant
- Community Service Worker
- Personal Support Worker
- Early Childcare Assistant
- Computer System & Network Specialist
ITD Canada, Vancouver
Courses / Programs
Established in 1999, ITD (Institute of Technology, Development & Management) Canada is a privately-funded polytechnic college in North Vancouver, BC. The college offers industry-specific certificate and diploma courses in the fields of Hospitality, Arts, IT, and Business to Canadian students and international students from around the world.

ITD Canada is accredited by PCTIA (Private Career Training Institutions Agency) which is the government agency that oversees the private colleges and universities in the province of British Columbia.

Our training staff are all seasoned practitioners with years of classroom experience. Many are well-known instructors from local universities and colleges. Our class sizes are small and course schedules are flexible to accommodate both full-time and part-time students.

Business co-ops or internships (work experience placements) are an integral component of our diploma programs. The first co-op provides students with entry level jobs while the second co-op session strives to provide students with positions that will lead to entry-level management positions.
School of Hospitality
- Executive Hotel Management Diploma (Co-op)

School of Business
- Global Business Management Diploma (Co-op)
- Accounting & Finance Diploma (Co-op)

School of Arts
- Interior Design Diploma ( Co-op)
- Jewellery Art and Diploma (Co-op)
- Digital Film Production Diploma (Co-op)
- Graphic Design Diploma (Co-op)

School of IT
- Information Technology Diploma (Co-op)
- Network Diploma
- Programming Diploma

School of English
- English As a Foreign Language Course
National Personal Training Institute, Toronto
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated in Mississauga and serving the Greater Toronto Area, National Personal Training Institute (NPTI) is a leading personal trainer school. We provide an innovative and comprehensive Personal Fitness Trainer diploma program taught by experienced and qualified instructors. It will provide you with the specialized knowledge and skills you need for a successful and rewarding career as a Personal Trainer. You can complete this course in as little as six months, or attend class each Saturday for a year. Day, evening, and weekend class are available.

At NPTI, we are committed to providing a high standard of education for our aspiring fitness professionals. Our curriculum is geared to the needs of today’s health-minded people. Our modern facility has the latest exercise equipment and learning materials for an effective and comfortable learning environment. We emphasize hands-on, practical training, and offer FREE ongoing consultation with nutritionists and fitness experts. Free job placement assistance is also available for all our graduates.

Student Testimonial:
"I believe that this personal training course has given me the confidence and knowledge base to be a great personal trainer. The staff is top notch, very approachable whenever I had questions and supportive in their advice. The practical aspect of this course is without a doubt the biggest asset. No other program offers it...Don't hesitate to take your personal training course with NPTI."
- Steve, NPTI Graduate
- 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).

Training includes 300 hours of classroom instruction plus 200 hours supervised, hands-on gym time. You will also have a practical internship with 6 months of hands-on experience in a fitness facility with a personal trainer.
IIBS College, Mississauga & Toronto
Courses / Programs
IIBS College is a leading provider of corporate and professional training services in the area of ERP, Project Management, Business Analysis, Quality Assurance and CompTIA. IIBS College has training facilities in Toronto and Mississauga, in Southern Ontario, Canada. We offer trainees excellent best-of-class instruction, training facilities, lab support and a clear roadmap to a successful career. IIBS College offers training in SAP, PMP, BA, CBAP, Comptia and QA Software Testing.

An approved training provider of PMI, IIBA, ISCEA, COMPTIA and other education alliances, IIBS has provided training to hundreds of graduates on their way to certification, since 2005. Many of these students have achieved great success in their careers after completing the training in IIBS. IIBS is also an Authorized Testing Center (ATC) for all exams offered by Pearson Vue, Promatric and Castleworldwide (CBAP).

IIBS College also successfully trained hundreds of candidates funded by second career and skill upgrade programs as an approved PCC college of MTCU. IIBS's focused customized corporate training offers clients cost effective solutions to upgrade their IT skills force.
Corporate & Professional Career Training programs:

SAP / Business Objects training:
- SAP Software Training
- SAP Functional Training
- SAP Consulting
- SAP Training Courses
- SAP Certification

Business Analyst / IT Training:
- QA-SW Testing training program
- Certified Supply Chain Management (CSCM) program
- CompTIA courses.

Project Management Training:
- PMP Certification offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI).