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Please Note: There will be no classes from May 20-23, 2022 for the Victoria Day Weekend.

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Microsoft Excel

Gain in-demand excel skills and get ahead in your career

This online, self-paced course teaches you to analyze and visualize data with Excel. Delivered on a training platform that identifies your skills gaps, so you only learn the skill you need. Perfect for beginners and advanced Excel learners.

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Upcoming Events and Courses

  • Intercultural Communication Intercultural Communication

    How we communicate is affected by our cultural values and the understandings we hold of others and members of groups.

    Explore how your perspectives on culture, diversity and inclusion affect your communication while examining common challenges. Learn strategies and approaches to develop your communication skills for an intercultural society.

    Take the next step on June 6, register today!

  • Practices for Sustainable Living Practices for Sustainable Living

    Examine primary environmental, economic and societal issues facing individuals and local community groups seeking sustainable development and practice.

    Focus will be on developing strategies and action plans for sustainable living using best practices and policies.

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  • Retirement Community Management Retirement Community Management

    Effective Management of a retirement community involves extensive understanding in resource management including staffing, inventory, finances and more.

    Examine best practices according to policies and legislative requirements in Canada and proven strategies to effectively plan, implement and lead a retirement community.

    Class starts June 20, register today!

  • Microsoft Excel – Analyzing and Visualizing Data Microsoft Excel – Analyzing and Visualizing Data

    Studies show that six out of ten Canadian job postings place Microsoft Excel as one of the top skills employers seek. So, how do your Excel skill measure up?

    Learn how to utilize, transform, model and visualize data in Microsoft Excel. This course uses SIMnet, an online training platform that identifies skill gaps, so that you only learn the skills you need.

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  • Could the Great Resignation help reinvent your career? Could the Great Resignation help reinvent your career?

    The numbers are astonishing. In February 2022, the U.S. reported over 4 million employees had left their jobs every month for the previous 6 consecutive months.1 At home in Canada, according to a survey, roughly two-thirds (65%) of Canadians are seriously considering leaving their job.2 Now, the numbers show this may be a global phenomenon.

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    With information being generated every time you shop online, use a device, visit a medical centre and more, the need for data analytics continues to rapidly increase. From 2010 to 2020 alone, the amount of data created, captured, copied, and consumed in the world increased from 1.2 trillion gigabytes to 59 trillion gigabytes, an almost 5,000% growth.1

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