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  1. Professional development
  2. Technical and safety training
  3. Various educational opportunities
  4. Computer training and corporate computer lab rentals

Upcoming Course Offerings

These short courses are available now. Other training options are in development and custom solutions can be crafted to meet your needs.

 

Ensure the success of your small or home based business by learning how to properly manage your financial records, taxes and payroll.

According to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business, 70% of business owners are interested in retiring. Without a proper succession plan and successful transition of these businesses from one owner to the next, businesses will be forced to sell below value or close completely.

SaskPoly is pleased to partner with Succession Matching to present a six hour workshop on succession planning for business or farm owners. This course has been developed in cooperation with the Saskatchewan Economic Development Association and it assists business owners in building a successful succession plan.

If you are a business or farm owner, a commercial or agriculture lender, accountant, lawyer, business consultant, insurance broker or financial planner, this course is for you.

Course Content includes:

  • Understanding the importance of farm and business transitions to our communities
  • Defining the three types of farm and business transitions
  • Outlining the steps required in a successful succession plan
  • Identifying the succession planning programs available to assist farm and business owners

The workshop will be held in room 241, Sask Polytech, Regina Campus, 4500 Wascana Parkway. For maps and parking information, visit www.saskpolytech.ca/parking.

 
Dates:
May 14, 15 & 16, 2018
October 1, 2018
 
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Central Standard Time  
Location: Regina Campus
4500 Wascana Parkway
Room 241
 

Do you want to grow sales and revenue in domestic or U.S. markets? Are you beginning to open sales channels outside of the U.S. and Canada?

This best-in-class course will give you a significant return on your investment. Prepare your sales team and sales professionals to produce results with 38-hours of intensive training.

This Job Grant eligible course is endorsed by:

  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic a leader in applied and work integrated learning
  • The Conference Board of Canada a leading think tank and strategic provider of insights on organizational performance
  • Optime’ a leading designer of the most current and effective sales and relationship curriculum in North America

Three action-packed days of powerful sales techniques and learning for $4995! Limited seats available and registration opens soon. Get on the list and leverage this opportunity to make your international sales soar. 

 

 
 
 

This blended learning program consists of 4 sequential modules that lead to a Statement of Achievement from SaskPolytech. The program is 48 instructional hours, with 24 hours online and 24 hours in the classroom. Attendance at the classroom sessions in Regina is mandatory. The online modules are both self-paced and instructor led so students always have access to an instructor.

Possible funding sources:

Staff working for registered charities in social services or early learning and child care fields may qualify for a tuition grant from the Muttart Foundation. For details contact Tara Stang – t.stang@muttart.org or apply online at Muttart Foundation Bursary.

Employers may apply to the Canada Saskatchewan Job Grant which provies employers with training funds for their employees.

www.saskatchewan.ca/job-grant

Program Content:

The Program consists of the following 5 modules:
Module 1 – Introduction to Leadership and Coaching Online: October 30 – November 30, 2017
Module 2 – Leading and Coaching Your Team Classroom: December 4, 5, 6, 2017 (half-day Dec 6)
Module 3 – Coaching Practice Online: December 11, 2017 – February 5, 2018 (Break December 20, 2017 - January 3, 2018)
Module 4 – Leading Self, Leading Others Classroom: February 9, 2018

Module 5 - Leadership in Action Online: February 10, 2018 - March 15, 2018

Leadership and Coaching Development Course Description:

The Leadership and Coaching Development program is a practical program that focusses on the leadership and coaching competences required by today's managers and supervisors. This program will assist you in identifying your personal leadership and communication strengths so that you are able to successfully coach and lead your teams. You will learn Crane's

Heart of Coaching techniques and will practice your coaching skills in the classroom as well as in your own workplace.

a) Introduction to Leadership and Coaching (Module 1 – online)

  • Identify leadership principles
  • Examine the qualities of leaders, leadership traits, behaviours and styles
  • Determine personal leadership strengths using StrengthsFinder Self-Assessment
  • Define management and compare management styles
  • Discuss differences between managers and leaders and examine role of supervisors
  • Be introduced to Crane's Model of Leadership and Coaching
  • Learn the process and importance of goal setting

b) Leading and Coaching Your Team (Module 2 – classroom)

  • Review the StrengthsFinder Self-Assessment to build on leadership strengths, and learn how to put natural strengths to work when leading others
  • Complete Communication Self-assessment Tool to determine communication strengths
  • Practice communication essentials
  • Discuss the importance of clear communication and feedback when coaching and leading others
  • Learn the reasons for conflict and discover a model for reducing conflict in the workplace
  • Discuss teambuilding and the use of teamwork in the workplace
  • Review Crane's Coaching model and practice an introductory coaching scenario

c) Coaching Practice (Module 3 – online and workplace)

  • Develop a Personal Action Plan that incorporates identified leadership goals and strengths
  • Engage in coaching practice in the workplace with another leadership student
    • Develop a personal coaching goal with a willing partner in your workplace
    • Work through a coaching practice scenario with your workplace partner using Crane's model, guided questions, templates and learnings to date
    • Report to your classroom partner who will debrief with you and coach you on obtaining desired results
    • Contact the instructor, who is available via technology, to provide coaching assistance

d) Leading Self, Leading Others (Module 4 – classroom)

  • Summarize learnings to date in one-day workshop
    • Identify leadership strengths and challenges
    • Discuss how to build strong teams
  • Review coaching experiences and discuss strategies for success
  • Practice how to handle difficult conversations
  • Examine a decision-making model to help you to make the best decisions possible
  • Build your Leadership Action Plan for the future

e) Leadership in Action (Module 5 - online)

Evaluation:

Students will receive a percentage grade. The coaching assignment, comprehensive exam and other short assignments will be graded and evaluated by the instructor(s).

Credential:

Upon successful completion, students will receive a Certificate of Achievement from Saskatchewan Polytechnic.

Contact:

Linda O'Halloran, Business Development Consultant
Strategy and Business Development
Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina Campus
Phone: 306-775-7480  Email: linda.ohalloran@saskpolytech.ca

or

Mary Jesse, Business Development Training Assistant
Phone: 306-775-7939  Email: mary.jesse@saskpolytech.ca

To register, click on link below.
 
Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018  
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Central Standard Time  
Location: Regina Campus
4500 Wascana Parkway
Room 241
 

Learn models for change, change methodologies and a variety of tools so you are prepared to lead and execute change for your organization or team. Take control of how you and others are affected by change, by applying the learnings from Myers Briggs Type Inventory. Manage change by recognizing your champions and applying tools to minimize resistance. Complete an MBTI and Strength Finder inventories and practice your skills via a number of group and individual activities which will enhance your change leadership knowledge.

To register, click on link below.

Customized LEAN Workshops

Whether you're in manufacturing, agriculture, administrative services or other sectors, running a LEAN operation requires creating a culture of continuous improvement. Our offering is designed to help you meet that objective with courses running from one day to one week. Learn how to identify various areas of waste, the evolution of LEAN practices in multiple industries, employee engagement and more.

  • Core LEAN Workshop tailored to specific industries
    • Industrial – (Manufacturing & Processing)
    • Administrative – (Office, Academic, Healthcare)
    • Other

Reserve your spot now!

LEAN Fundamentals Boot Camp - Two-Day Workshop

This intensive two-day program equips students with the fundamentals of LEAN, from basic history and terminology to core tools and concepts.  Students will apply their learning through practical activities and simulations so by the end of the course, students will:

  • Recognize the eight types of waste and how to identify them in their daily work
  • Know common LEAN terms and acronyms and the principles of standardized work
  • Have he basic skills needed to begin to explore the use of lean tools such as:
    • value stream mapping,
    • 5S methodology and Kanban systems in their work place
  • Be better prepared to solve problems and improve workplace processes

The training days will be structured as follows:

  • Day One: Introduction to LEAN theory and tools
  • Day Two: Advancing knowledge and group simulation
To register, click on link below.
 
Accounting &  Finance Certificate for Non-Financial Managers
Certificate in Teaching Adults
Computer
Customer Service Certificate
Data Analysis Certificate
Digital Marketing Certificate
Entrepreneur
Lean Six Sigma
Management Certificate
Online Teaching Certificate
Project Management Certificate
Social Media for Business Certificate
Supervisory Leadership Certificate
The Business Plan
 
UGotClass OnLine Certificates
UGotClass online certificates and courses are provided by the Learning Resource Network (LERN), the largest continuing education association in the world, serving more than 1,000 colleges, universities and schools. A non-profit education organization, LERN works with education institutions to serve the needs of the communities all over the country. Our online courses are taught by leading practitioners and teachers, with audio presentations from the teacher and interaction with other participants and the teacher. We offer certificates, CEUs, ILUs, and some courses even have optional graduate credit. Courses focus on “Skills for the 21st Century” ©. Check out the following online courses below. To register, visit www.yougotclass.org/catalog.cfm/saskpolytech.

Business
Business Research Certificate
Certificate in Customer Research
Certificate in Data Analysis
Cyber Security for Managers
Media Buying Strategies
Practical Math for the Workplace
Business Communication
Advanced Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
Effective Copyrighting
Female Bullying in the Workplace
Certificate in Presentation Media
Certificate in Self-Publishing and eBooks
Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Fundamentals
Certificate in Workplace Communication

Business Communication
Advanced Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
Effective Copyrighting
Female Bullying in the Workplace
Certificate in Presentation Media
Certificate in Self-Publishing and eBooks
Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Fundamentals
Certificate in Workplace Communication

Health
Dementia Care
Dementia for Family Care Givers
Key Elements of Elder Care

Human Resources
Business Coaching Certificate
Onboarding New Employees

LEED Green Workplace
LEED AP + BDC
LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations + Maintenance Exam
Preparation Study Group
LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation

Management
Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers
Certificate in Non-Profit Administration
Revenue Generation for Nonprofits
Program Evaluation for Nonprofits
Get Things Done
Interview Skills
Management Boot Camp
Managing Generations in the Workplace
Stress Management

New Media Marketing
eMarketing Essentials Certificate
Inbound Marketing Certificate
Mobile Marketing Certificate
Video Marketing Certificate

Professional Development
Creative Problem Solving
Powerful Presentations & Effective Speaking Techniques
Researching Public Records
Workplace Ethics and Etiquette

Social Media for Business
Evernote
Google +
Instagram for Business
Managing Social Media Platforms Certificate
Social Media for Business Certificate

Training and Education
Certificate in Designing Webinars
Developing Hybrid Courses
Fostering Online Discussion
Certificate in Online Teaching
Parenting Gifted Children
The George Washington University Event Management Certification Program

Training for K-12 Teachers
Gender in the Classroom
Online Teaching and Learning
Social Media and Online Tools for K-12 Teachers
Generational Learning Styles for K-12 Teachers
Students with Aspergers
Substitute Teacher Preparation
Using Cell Phones in the Classroom

For more information, contact Linda O’Halloran at 306-775-7480.
To register, visit www.yougotclass.org/catalog.cfm/saskpolytech.
 
 

Additional Registration/Sponsorship Forms

For more information on our courses and services we offer, please contact Business Development at 306-775-7480 or 306-659-4576 or email business.development@saskpolytech.ca.

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