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Local Authority Administration (NACLAA)

Jamie Anderson / "The program has prepared me for the out of left field tasks"

Occupational Health & Safety

Gerald Kuipers / Three faces of continuing education: A personal trajectory

Visual Arts

Andrea Itzeck / Certificate program served as gateway to connecting German artist with Alberta’s local arts community

Management Development

Christopher Tom / Investing in business education paid off

Occupational Health & Safety

Ian Hooper / Exposure to different areas in the OH&S field helped Ian in his role as Health and Safety strategist

Writing & Editing

Shayne Woodsmith / For Shayne, teaching is all about human connection and personal growth

Local Authority Administration (NACLAA)

Rachel Wueschner / NACLAA program was fundamental for Rachel’s appointment as CAO

Business Analysis

Suzelle Umeobieri / Business Analysis program helped Suzelle embark on a new career path

The pro­gram real­ly helped me build a net­work to sup­port my career. It was life-chang­ing for me.

Human Resources Management Certificate student

I enjoyed the excel­lent instruc­tors, the cama­raderie of my fel­low stu­dents, and how this pushed me to expand my abilities.

Visu­al Arts student

The instruc­tors are great, and the cours­es very well designed.

Busi­ness Analy­sis Pro­fes­sion­al Citation student

A big plus is the inter­ac­tion you get through­out the cours­es. You hear dif­fer­ent sto­ries, lis­ten to dif­fer­ent opin­ions… It real­ly helps you to gain some perspective.

Man­age­ment Devel­op­ment Cer­tifi­cate for Pro­fes­sion­al Engi­neers & Geoscientists student

It was great to be able to get a uni­ver­si­ty edu­ca­tion on my own time. I appre­ci­at­ed the feed­back I received and enjoyed see­ing the var­i­ous styles of oth­er stu­dent art­works. Loved the instruc­tors. Loved becom­ing absorbed in the work.

Visu­al Arts student

The fac­ul­ty is real­ly good. They often shared their real-life expe­ri­ences with us, which was a great way of learn­ing more about the world of business.

Busi­ness Analy­sis Pro­fes­sion­al Citation student

The instruc­tors and the class mate­ri­als were great. I par­tic­u­lar­ly enjoyed inter­act­ing with a diverse group of indi­vid­u­als from so many work industries.

Occu­pa­tion­al Health & Safe­ty Certificate student

This is the best pro­gram for pro­fes­sion­als work­ing in munic­i­pal government.

Local Authority Administration (NACLAA II) Advanced Certificate student

All instruc­tors were extreme­ly well versed in their fields. But one of them — a senior lawyer with the Alber­ta Gov­ern­ment who taught a course on OHS law — was incred­i­bly impressive.

Occu­pa­tion­al Health & Safe­ty Certificate student

The instruc­tors are expe­ri­enced and engag­ing. They effec­tive­ly lever­aged cur­rent events and prac­ti­cal exam­ples to rein­force key concepts.

Infor­ma­tion Access and Pro­tec­tion of Pri­va­cy Certificate student

The instruc­tors are excel­lent. This is a great pro­gram for munic­i­pal gov­ern­ment leaders.

Local Authority Administration (NACLAA I) Advanced Certificate student

It’s great when you start putting the the­o­ry into prac­tice at work. The knowl­edge you gain allows for bet­ter bud­get rec­om­men­da­tions and decisions.

Local Authority Administration (NACLAA I) Advanced Certificate student

The assign­ments were thought-pro­vok­ing, always encour­ag­ing us to con­sid­er mul­ti­ple solu­tions to a problem.

Business Analysis Certificate student

Con­struc­tion is a major part of archi­tec­ture. As an archi­tec­tur­al design­er, I found the pro­gram to be very beneficial.

Construction Management & Administration Certificate student

The office was flex­i­ble and help­ful when I need­ed an accom­mo­da­tion to fast-track the pro­gram. I also liked that we always had plen­ty of time to com­plete assign­ments. The teach­ers were very nice.

Res­i­den­tial Inte­ri­ors Certificate student

I’ve gained a great deal of knowl­edge from the program.

Management Development Certificate student

The learn­ing con­tent is awe­some and high­ly applic­a­ble to many work scenarios.

Leadership Advanced Certificate student

I enjoyed being able to net­work and talk to peo­ple who work in a sim­i­lar field to mine.

Con­struc­tion Man­age­ment and Admin­is­tra­tion Certificate student

This was a won­der­ful intro­duc­tion to art. I would rec­om­mend it to anyone.

Visual Arts None - collection of courses student

The pro­gram is very rel­e­vant to munic­i­pal operations.

Nation­al Advanced Cer­tifi­cate in Local Author­i­ty Admin­is­tra­tion Lev­el I student

I’d rec­om­mend the IAPP pro­gram both to those already in the field and those who want to start an excit­ing career and move up fast.

Information Access and Protection of Privacy Certificate student

The instruc­tors were very pro­fes­sion­al, knowl­edge­able, and sup­port­ive. I learned a lot from their com­ments and crit­i­cisms. Inter­act­ing with stu­dents from oth­er provinces all over Cana­da was also great.

Nation­al Advanced Cer­tifi­cate in Local Author­i­ty Admin­is­tra­tion Lev­el II student

I enjoyed learn­ing new cur­ricu­lum and meet­ing like-mind­ed stu­dents in the same field.

Construction Management & Administration Certificate student

The cours­es are excel­lent and make it eas­i­er to grow with­in your career.

Business Analysis Certificate student

The infor­ma­tion and expe­ri­ence gained were very use­ful, and I real­ly enjoyed the inter­ac­tion with the instruc­tors and my classmates.

Supervisory Development Citation student