Customer Service Excellence

Continuing Education’s School of Business offers a variety of customer service learning opportunities from short classroom workshops to an online applied certificate.Providing professional customer service is a key to business success.

Learn the knowledge, skills and attitudes that will build on your strengths so that you will provide superior client-centred customer service while increasing your job satisfaction.

Interactive classroom workshops include our one-day Customer Service workshop, our two-day Service Excellence workshop and to help serve diverse customers with varying cultural backgrounds, enroll in our half-day Culturally Aware Customer Service workshop.

Or if you are interested in receiving a customer service credential, enroll in our online Service Excellence Applied Certificate Program.

All are great options to help you go the extra mile when serving your customers.

For more information on the Customer Service workshops offered at Saskatchewan Polytechnic or customized for your company, please call 306-775-7480.

This half-day workshop will help you to gain an understanding of cultural competence and how to interact effectively with culturally diverse customers. Using a model of customer service, examine the patterns of cultural differences and the barriers that prevent you from delivering culturally effective customer service. Practice resolving a number of situations where cultural differences come into play.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
May 18, 2016
Wed - 1:00-4:30 pm
Room: 241
Registration deadline: May 17, 2016
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$133.00ReginaCRN: 201504-71
Gain an understanding of what professional customer service is by learning about the Five Drivers of Service Excellence and the Service Value Chain and how these help you to connect with customers. Practice the importance of positive language and learn the patterns than can result in challenging situations. This interactive workshop will show you how to go the extra mile that makes a difference to your customer. Call 306-775-7481 for more information.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
April 20, 2016
Wed - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Room: 241
Registration deadline: April 19, 2016
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$227.00ReginaCRN: 201503-454

You will expand your knowledge of the meaning of culture and specific cultural groups in your work area. You will also examine Canadian laws that have a bearing on your interaction with clients. You will gain the knowledge and skills required to interact effectively with clients from cultural groups different than your own.

Check out what past participants have to say about the course:

“I was really not sure what to expect when I registered for this course but I have to say that I truly enjoyed it and the learning I received from all of the participants in the course.” - Grant Van Eaton

“My biggest take-away is the wider lens with which I will view ‘culture’ from now on.” - Marla Bengert

This course currently has no offerings.

You will examine professionalism within your occupation and the values and ethics that guide your work. You will learn about privacy legislation, gain skills in ethical decision-making and enhance your skills in identifying and meeting your clients’ service needs. You will also identify different types of challenging service situations and learn ways of dealing with them.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
April 4, 2016 - June 24, 2016
Registration deadline: April 3, 2016
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$450.00OnlineCRN: 201503-2669