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Continuing Education Courses

Welcome to the Continuing Education course list. Browse our current offerings below to find detailed course descriptions and the most up-to-date schedules.

Courses starting this month can be found on our Month at a Glance page – a handy guide organized by start date so you can select the classes that work with your schedule.

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More information on the School of Continuing Education, Contract Training opportunities, and contact information is available on the CE home page.

Business and Professional Training
Bookkeeping & Accounting
Excel 2013 Level 1
EXCL 001
Simplify the production of spreadsheets with this introductory course to Microsoft Excel 2013.
Customer Service
FOODSAFE Level 1
HLTH 004
FOODSAFE Level 1 is a food handling, sanitation and work safety course designed for front line food service workers such as cooks, servers, bussers, dishwashers, and deli workers.
Human Resources
Strategic Human Resource Management (HRM) Fundamentals
HRAC 001
Discover how a strong foundation in Strategic Human Resource Management can help you maximize the success of your organization.
* Anticipated Winter 2015
Labour and Employment Relations
HRAC 002
This course delivers the legislative and regulatory standards for those working in human resources or employee management positions.
Professional Development Workshops
Professional Minute-taking
MINU 001
Establish yourself as the minute-taking expert in your organization.
Project Management
Project Management Essentials: Part 1
PROJ 001
This course is specifically designed for new project managers or those without previous formal project management training.
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam Preparation
PROJ 002
Industry-standard certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Project Management Essentials: Part 2
PROJ 003
A continuation of Project Management Essentials: Part 1 with more advanced skill development based on the PMI framework.
Managing Project Teams and Stakeholders
PROJ 004
Develop comprehensive skills by learning real-world strategies and best practices used in project management.
MS Projects for Managing Projects
PROJ 006
MS Project is a powerful industry standard software tool than can help you manage projects, programs, and multiple tasks.
First Aid
Babysitting
FA 004
Offers basic first aid and caregiving skills for youth 11-15 years old.
Emergency Medical Responder - RED CROSS
Emergency Medical Responder - Advanced First Aid
EMR 001
This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness.
Emergency Medical Responder Recertification
EMR 002
Prerequisite: current Emergency Medical Responder certification.
Standard First Aid/CPR-C – RED CROSS
CPR-C AED Recertification
CPR 006
Update and recertify your CPR-C AED certification in this four hour course.
Standard First Aid/CPR-C
FA 003
Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home.
Secourisme général et RCR C
FA 007
Ce cours complet de deux jours présente des techniques de secourisme et de réanimation cardiorespiratoire (RCR) aux personnes qui ont besoin de formation pour des raisons professionnelles ou qui veulent approfondir leurs connaissances pour intervenir lors d’urgences à la maison.
Standard First Aid/CPR-C Recertification
FA 022
Update and recertify your Standard First Aid/CPR-C certification in this eight-hour course.
Wilderness First Aid – RED CROSS
Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C
WFA 010
Basic level of Wilderness & Remote First Aid that covers material in Standard First Aid/CPR-C, plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas.
Advanced Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C
WFA 011
Comprehensive first aid and CPR techniques for those who need a higher level of training to work and respond to emergencies in isolated or wilderness settings.
Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C Recertification
WFA 012
Update and recertify your Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C certification in this 12-hour course.
Advanced Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C Recertification
WFA 013
Update and recertify your Advanced Wilderness and Remote First Aid/CPR-C certification in this 20-hour course.
Social Justice
Northern Institute of Social Justice
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training
ASIS 002
ASIST is a two-day, skill-building workshop that prepares caregivers of all kinds to provide suicide first aid interventions.
FASD Informed Support
FASD 010
This 9-hour training aims to answer the questions of caregivers, multidisciplinary front-line service providers, professionals, community members and others who care about and work with individuals with FASD.
Grief and the Frontline Professions
JUST 014
This 2-day workshop, presented by Hospice Yukon, explores the challenge of loss in the workplace.
Mental Health First Aid Canada for Northern Peoples
JUST 034
The Mental Health First Aid Canada for Northern Peoples course is guided by a number of important principles including respect, cooperation, community, harmony, generosity, and resourcefulness.
Right Use of Power
JUST CE67
This is a two-day training experience for personal and professional development.
Working with Trauma
JUST CE70
This course is designed to provide participants with an introduction to:

- trauma and the impact of trauma on the whole person
- vicarious trauma, burnout and compassion fatigue (an introduction to the impact and implication of client traumas on those who work directly or indirectly with clients).
Yukon First Nations 101
YFN 001
This 1-day course is intended for anyone interested in learning more about Yukon First Nations and Self-Government.
Trades and Safety
Industry Training
Basic Home Wiring
BHWR 001
Become a practical (and safe) homeowner by learning the proper procedures, skills and theory needed to carry out common electrical home maintenance.
Confined Space Awareness
CNSP 003
Every year, confined space entry results in numerous injuries and fatalities.
Enform: H2S Alive
H2S 001
This one-day program is intended for all workers who could be exposed to hydrogen sulphide (H2S).
Basic Home Plumbing
PLMB 001
This 20-hour course will provide students with a solid foundation in plumbing systems and teach the skills necessary to do minor plumbing repairs and installations.
Fall Protection
SAFE 005
Learn how to work with fall protection equipment in this intensive, one-day course.
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
TDG 001
Legislation requires all people involved with transporting dangerous goods to learn the skills and principles taught in this course.
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System
WHMS 001
Maintain current WHMIS training requirements and protect yourself against controlled products and hazardous materials at work.