Professional Development Courses in Ottawa this Spring

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Regardless of your age or career stage, it’s never too late to develop a new skill or obtain a new certification. Check out these professional development courses taking place this Spring in Ottawa:

Management and Leadership Courses

Mar 26. Coaching – Developing Skills for Powerful Conversations. Learn and practice coaching skills that foster engagement and support your employees so they are performing optimally. $995.

Apr 24-25. Leading High Performance Teams. Learn how to build, direct and inspire teams and become a more effective manager as a result. $1295.

Apr 29 – May 1. Change Management Foundation. Examine a variety of change management techniques and models commonly used within organizations. $1795.

Apr 29 – May 3. Advancing Women in Leadership. Focuses on the inner journey of authentic, creative and ethical leadership for women in business, government and civil society. $6780.

IT and Digital Courses

Apr 15-17. Digital and Social Media Strategy and Tactics Certificate. Learn a wide range of important current and emerging digital and social media channels and identify techniques to enhance your online presence. $1,975.

Apr 23-25. Architecting on AWS. Learn the fundamentals of building IT infrastructure on the AWS platform, including how to optimize the AWS Cloud by understanding AWS services and how they fit into cloud-based solutions. $1,950.

May 13-15. DASA DevOps Fundamentals. Acquire a fundamental understanding of DevOps through concepts and terminology, case studies, examples and group discussions. $1850.

May 15-16. Canada and the Cyber Challenge. Explore the digitized world with a view to assessing the scope of the cyber reality within Canada and the policy challenges it poses. $885.

Jun 10-11. Delivering Projects Using Scrum. Learn about the Agile framework, Scrum practices and application of techniques used to establish, plan, estimate, deliver and evaluate projects. $995.

Communications and Language Courses

Mar 27. Influential PowerPoint Presentation. Learn to draft presentations that are well organized, logical and easy to follow, including templates and checklists. $595.

May 13. Better Minute Taking. Develop your listening and recording skills in mock meeting sessions. $545.

May 14. Assertiveness Skills. Learn tools and techniques to help differentiate assertive behavior from aggressive and passive behavior, and how to transform the latter into assertiveness. $480.

May 29-30. Effective Business Writing. Improve editing skills and sentence structure and learn how to deliver a memorable and impactful message. $995.