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Work toward your university degree while residing in your home community! Cumberland College offers a wide range of first and upper year university classes from the University of Saskatchewan and the ...

Principles of Effective Leadership

In this professional seminar, you will learn the skills and processes needed to increase leadership effectiveness. You will explore topics such as motivation, leadership style, implementing change, se...

Retail Meat Specialist

Retail Meat Specialist is an applied certificate program offered on-campus and in partnership with Saskatchewan regional colleges. It will help you develop the skills you need to be successful in ...

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Work toward your university degree while residing in your home community! Cumberland College offers a wide range of first and upper year university classes from the University of Saskatchewan and the ...

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Currently scheduled courses and programs at Cumberland College:

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ABE - Little Red River First Nation GED® Prep Course (GED PREP)

GED Preparation courses are generally recommended to refresh your knowledge and skills and build confidence in taking the GED timed tests. The 5 testing areas are: reading, writing, social studies, science and mathematics.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 2 June 2017
Location: Little Red First Nation
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Little Red River First Nation Level 2/Pre-Grade 10

Level 2 Literacy is offered to adults who have had their basic math and reading skills assessed. Generally, adults who have been assessed with reading and math skills in the grade 3 to grade 8 range would benefit from a Level 2 program. The program provides an opportunity for indiviualized and small group instruction in an atmosphere that allows adults to gain confidence in working towards entering the Level 3 ABE Grade 10 program.

Studies include Communications, Numeracy, Computer Use, and Continuous Learning and Working with Others.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Little Red First Nation
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Little Red River First Nation Level 3/Grade 10

The Adult Basic Education Level 3 (Grade 10) program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Economy. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of all ABE Grade 10 students to the Ministry of Economy.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Little Red First Nation
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Melfort Level 2/Pre-Grade 10

Level 2 Literacy is offered to adults who have had their basic math and reading skills assessed. Generally, adults who have been assessed with reading and math skills in the grade 3 to grade 8 range would benefit from a Level 2 program. The program provides an opportunity for indiviualized and small group instruction in an atmosphere that allows adults to gain confidence in working towards entering the Level 3 ABE Grade 10 program.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Melfort Level 3/Grade 10

The Adult Basic Education Level 3 (Grade 10) program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Economy. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of all ABE Grade 10 students to the Ministry of Economy.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Melfort Level 4/Grade 12

The ABE Grade 12 program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Education. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of all ABE Grade 12 students to Ministry of Education.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Nipawin Level 2/Pre-Grade 10

Level 2 Literacy is offered to adults who have had their basic math and reading skills assessed. Generally, adults who have been assessed with reading and math skills in the grade 3 to grade 8 range would benefit from a Level 2 program. The program provides an opportunity for indiviualized and small group instruction in an atmosphere that allows adults to gain confidence in working towards entering the Level 3 ABE Grade 10 program.

Studies include Communications, Numeracy, Computer Use, and Continuous Learning and Working with Others.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 16 February 2017
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Nipawin Level 3/Grade 10

The Adult Basic Education Level 3 (Grade 10) program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Economy. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of all ABE Grade 10 students to the Ministry of Economy.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Nipawin Level 4/Grade 12

The ABE Grade 12 program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Education. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of all ABE Grade 12 students to Ministry of Education.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 29 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Nipawin Level 4/Grade 12 - Three semester program

This Grade 12/Level 4 program is divided into three semesters to allow extra time for students to complete their assignments.



Dates: 9 January 2017 to 22 December 2017
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Tisdale Level 2/Pre Grade 10

Level 2 Literacy is offered to adults who have had their basic math and reading skills assessed. Generally, adults who have been assessed with reading and math skills in the grade 3 to grade 8 range would benefit from a Level 2 program. The program provides an opportunity for indiviualized and small group instruction in an atmosphere that allows adults to gain confidence in working towards entering the Level 3 ABE Grade 10 program.

Studies include Communications, Numeracy, Computer Use, and Continuous Learning and Working with Others.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Tisdale Level 3/Grade 10

The Adult Basic Education Level 3 (Grade 10) program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Economy. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of all ABE Grade 10 students to the Ministry of Economy.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face

ABE - Tisdale Level 4/Grade 12

The ABE Grade 12 program is provided with credit from the Province of Saskatchewan through the Ministry of Education. Cumberland College submits official records and transcripts of all ABE Grade 12 students to Ministry of Education.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 26 May 2017
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face

Agriculture & Bioresources

Agriculture & Bioresources


The University of Saskatchewan offers a direct-entry four-year program in Agriculture & Bioresources, leading to a number of different degree options. You can take your first year at Cumberland College.

The College of Agriculture focuses on:

  • The sustainable management, production, and genetic improvement of agricultural and domesticated plants and animals.
  • The use of renewable resources to provide safe and accessible food, sustainable sources of nutrients, pharmaceuticals and fuels.
  • Protecting renewable resources and the environment through responsible management and conservation of the world’s soil, water and ecosystems.
  • Management, entrepreneurship, policy and economics relating to agricultural and bioresources.


Requirements:

    Agriculture and Bioresources and Diploma in Agronomy

    • Grade 12 with:
      • Biology 30
      • Chemistry 30
      • Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30

    Bachelor of Science and Diploma in Agribusiness

    • Grade 12 with:
      • Biology 30 or Chemistry 30 or Physics 30
      • Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30

    Students can be admitted into this college with one subject deficiency that must be cleared before the second year of study.

Notes:

    You can complete a full first year (30 credit units) of many of the Agriculture and Bioresource Degrees at Cumberland College.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon.  You must apply and be accepted to the University of Saskatchewan start your Agriculture degree at Cumberland College.

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for you.

Program Start: 1 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year of 4 years

Arts & Science - U of S

Arts & Science - U of S


An education in Arts & Science equips students with numerous skills and qualifications they require to be successful in the workplace. They will develop competencies in leadership, critical thinking, communications, problem solving, team building and project management. These wide-ranging and transferable skills help our students adapt to changing workplace dynamics, and our many hands-on learning experiences give students the upper hand in today’s ever-competitive job market.

The College of Arts and Science provides approximately half of the undergraduate courses offered at the U of S, with 60 subject areas grouped into four program types: Humanities, Social Sciences, Science and Fine Arts. In addition to the many degrees obtained from the College, many students start in the in Arts and Science and fulfil the requirements for professional colleges such as education, law and many others.


Requirements:

    • University of Saskatchewan:

      Grade 12 with a minimum average of 70% in the following five subjects:

    • One English
    • One math (Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30)
    • Three other approved subjects:
      • Maximum of two natural sciences
      • Maximum of two social sciences or humanities
      • Maximum of one fine or performing arts

    Students entering the Bachelor of Arts program, or who are undecided about which program they are interested in, are encouraged to take Foundations of Mathematics 30. Students interested in the Bachelor of Science program are encouraged to take Pre-Calculus 30.

    In addition, other high school rerequisites may be required depending on the university subjects chosen (e.g. Physics 30 is required to take Physics 115.3)

Notes:

    You can complete one or two years or Arts & Science Classes at Cumberland College through taking classes from University of Saskatchewan, University of Regina and Athabasca University.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.  Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses to complete your degree.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 - 2 years

Arts or Science - U of R

Arts or Science - U of R


Pursuing an Arts degree, or ensuring your chosen degree has a strong Arts component, can help you make informed decisions about critical issues that can affect you - issues like politics, poverty, women’s rights, international development, ethics and morality.  Courses in the social sciences and humanities also develop your leadership skills by helping you to stay curious, challenge the status quo and learn to think outside the box.  The Faculty of Arts offers over twenty areas of study in the social sciences and humanities.

The Faculty of Science offers a wide range of programs that are designed to prepare students for careers in almost any field. Special programs have also been developed in collaboration with other faculties at the University of Regina and with the Saskatchewan Polytechnic to build capacity and provide new opportunities for our students and the residents of Saskatchewan, Canada and abroad.

The Faculty of Fina Arts has four departments: Film, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts. We also offer programs that cross disciplines, such as Creative Technologies and Interdisciplinary Studies. Here, you have the opportunity to work across disciplines and make your own path.


Requirements:

    University of Regina - Faculty of Arts:

    Grade 12 with a minimum average of 65% in the following five subjects:

    • English Language Arts A30 & B30
    • One approved math or science
    • One approved 30-level language, social science or fine arts
    • One additional approved 30-level course

    University of Regina - Faculty of Fine Arts:

    Grade 12 with a minimum average of 65% in the following five subjects:

    • English Language Arts A30 & B30
    • Three additional approved 30 level courses (including Pre-Calc 20)

    University of Regina - Faculty of Science:

    Grade 12 with a minimum average of 65% in the following five subjects:

    • English Language Arts A30 & B30
    • Pre-calculus 30 
    • Two of Biology 30, Calculus 30, Chemistry 30, Computer Science 30, Earth Science 30 or Physics 30

Notes:

    You can complete a full first year (30 credit units) of a Arts or Science degree in at Cumberland College.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan or the University of Regina.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for you.

*Note: Tuition, Books and Supplies, Health and Dental amounts are approximate, based on last year's program and may change at anytime.

Program Start: 5 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 1 year
B

Bachelor of Social Work

Bachelor of Social Work


The Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) is a four-year degree program offered through the University of Regina's Faculty of Social Work, as well as Yukon College and regional colleges throughout Saskatchewan.  The BSW is accredited by the Canadian Association for Social Work Education.  The curriculum incorporates essential field education components that enable you to develop the skills learned in the classroom through direct experience in Social Work practice, even before you graduate.


Requirements:

    High School prerequisites:

    • English Language Arts A30 & B30*
    • One approved math or science
    • One approved 30-level language, social science or fine arts
    • One additional approved 30-level course List of approved 30 level courses

    University requirements:

    All students wishing to pursue a Bachelor of Social Work degree are accepted in the the Pre-Social Work Program.  Students then fulfil the necessary requirements and apply into the Faculty of Social Work for the rest of their degree.

Notes:

    You may complete all four years of the BSW at Cumberland college through a combination of face-to-face, videoconference, online, and televised classes.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Regina to start your Social Work degree at Cumberland College.

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for you.

Program Start: 3 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 4 years

Bachelor of Sociology

Bachelor of Sociology


Sociology is the study of human social life, focusing on developing an understanding of changes in social structure and human interaction on an individual, societal and global level. Students in Sociology learn to analyze social issues and think critically about the world around them.

A degree in Sociology prepares students for studies in areas such as criminology, journalism, law, medicine, nursing, planning and social work.

 


Requirements:

    University of Saskatchewan:

    Grade 12 with a minimum average of 70% in the following five subjects:

    • One English
    • One math (Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30)
    • Three other approved subjects:
      • Maximum of two natural sciences
      • Maximum of two social sciences or humanities
      • Maximum of one fine or performing arts

Notes:

    You can complete a three year Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology at Cumberland College through taking classes from University of Saskatchewan, University of Regina, Saskatchewan Polytechnic and Athabasca University.  Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses to complete your degree.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 3 years

Beginning on the Computer

Begin your journey as a novice user is this gentle introduction to the computer. You will develop a basic mastery of Windows, word processing, spreadsheets, the internet and email.


Tuition: $195
Books & Supplies: $30

Dates: 13 October 2016 to 27 October 2016 - 6pm to 9pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Business Certificate - September 2016

The one-year Business certificate program prepares you for a wide variety of entry-level positions. The program provides a well-rounded business foundation.



Dates: 6 September 2016 to 12 May 2017
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
C

Carpentry - February 2019

This applied certificate program develops the skills you need to work in residential and commercial construction and related industries.



Dates: 4 February 2019 to 26 June 2019
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Coaching and Mentoring Employees

In this professional seminar, you will learn how coaching and mentoring encourages a supportive/collaborative approach to leadership instead of directing or controlling. You will explore the basic elements of coaching and mentoring, discuss the appropriateness and benefits of each approach, and learn specific application techniques for various personality types and work circumstances.

 

This seminar is part of the Professional Leadership Certificate program from the University of Regina.  It is one of 5 required Core classes for the Certificate, along with 2 Electives.  Should there be enough interest, the College will run all seminars necessary to complete the Certificate.


For more information on the programs, visit http://www.uregina.ca/cce/career-development/certificates/professional-certificates/index.html


Tuition: $545

Dates: 16 January 2017 to 17 January 2017 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face

Confined Space Entry

A confined space is a location with limited access, difficult to get into or out of, not intended to be occupied by human beings, may contain a hazardous atmosphere or other recognized safety or health hazards.

This one day course involves identification of confined spaces and hazard identification, evaluation and control. The course reinforces the need for proper pre-planning procedures and provides discussion of rescue methods should the confined space worker be in peril. Content includes confined space identification, entry procedures, SCBA equipment, team member roles and responsibilities, review of rescue techniques, lockout tagout,  and safety equipment.

All OH&S legislation pertaining to confined spaces and SCBA will be covered.  Students should wear durable clothing, as the course includes practical exercises. (coveralls also available).  The course length including the theory and practical session is approximately 6-8 hrs.  All students who complete the course successfully will each receive a personal wallet size certificate.

The Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 and The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 1996 Section 19(1) An employer shall ensure that a worker is trained in all matters that are necessary to protect the health and safety of the worker. 19(2) The training required by subsection (1) must include: 19(2)(a) procedures to be taken in the event of a fire or emergency.



Date: 22 August 2016 - 8am to 5pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Continuing Care Assistant - September 2016

The Continuing Care Assistant program provides knowledge and skill development in helping people to help themselves in their homes and special care facilities.



Dates: 12 September 2016 to 7 April 2017
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face

Continuing Care Assistant - September 2017

The Continuing Care Assistant program provides knowledge and skill development in helping people to help themselves in their homes and special care facilities



Dates: 11 September 2017 to 6 April 2018
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face

Creating Effective Work Groups

In this professional seminar, you will learn the fundamental tools and skills that support effective project management.  Topics include project initiation, planning, controlling, implementing, and closing.  You will examine the role of the project manager with respect to team, client, and stakeholder communications; common project management terminology; and how to apply project planning and control techniques to the workplace.


This seminar is a part of the Professional Leadership Certificate offered through the University of Regina. Should there be enough interest, 5 core seminars + 2 elective seminars may be offered to allow students the opportunity to receive the Certificate.  The Professional Leadership Certificate will provide you with increased awareness and understanding of leadership and will enable you to become a more effective, evolved leader. You will explore the philosophies of a well rounded leader from a career and personal perspective.

 

 

For more information on the programs, visit http://www.uregina.ca/cce/career-development/certificates/professional-certificates/index.html

 


Tuition: $545

Dates: 23 March 2017 to 24 March 2017 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
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Education

Education


Please note: this page refers to Distance Education in University programs, which can lead into the Bachelor of Education Degree.  The face-to-face Bachelor of Education program in Nipawin starts in September of 2017.  There will be more information on that program as it becomes available.

Both universities in Saskatchewan, the University of Saskatchewan and the University of Regina, offer Bachelor of Education Programs.

University of Regina offers a Direct Entry, 4 year Bachelor of Education that students can enter straight from high school.  There are two programs, firstly, the Elementary/Middle Years Program which is broadly based, preparing school professionals who will teach core curriculum subjects which include Arts Education, Health, Language Arts, Mathematics, Physical Education, Science and Social Studies. Secondly, the Secondary Program prepares teachers who will work in high schools.  This program requires students to study a major and a minor teachable area.

The University of Saskatchewan now offers a Direct Entry, 4 year Bachelor of Education program, as well as a non-direct entry Sequential program.  For the Sequential program, students are required to take a minimum of 60 credit units, fulfilling the requirements for their teaching program, before entering the College of Education for two years.  You can choose the Elementary/Middle Years program to work in elementary schools or the Secondary education program to teach in high schools.


Requirements:

    University of Regina Requirements:

    • Grade 12 with:
      • English Language Arts A30 & B30
      • One approved math or science course
      • One approved 30 level language, social science or fine arts course
      • One additional approved 30 level course List of approved 30 level courses
    • Completion of the U of R Teacher Education Application and Profile

    Note:

    • BEd Elementary:  Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 30, Foundations of Math 30, Pre-calculus 30 or Math A30 is required
    • BEd Secondary with a major or minor in Math or Physics:  Pre-calculus 30 or Math B30 and Math C30 are required
    • BEd Secondary with a major or minor in Chemistry:  Pre-calculus 30 or Math B30 and Math C30 are required.  Physics 30 and Chemistry 30 are also required.

    University of Saskatchewan Requirements:

    Admission for Arts and Science (Years 1 and 2):

    • Grade 12 with 70% minimum entrance average including:
      • Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30
      • Other subjects needed depend on teaching areas and courses chosen

    Admission for the College of Education (Years 3 and 4):

    • Minimum of 60 credit units of post-secondary courses transferable to the B.Ed. program, including compulsory courses, two teaching area course requirements with a minimum average of 60% in each teaching area, and elective courses, with a minimum overall average of 60%. 
    • Online interview – answer online interview questions which are submitted with the online application
    • Minimum 35-40 hours of experience working with children or youth under 18 (paid or unpaid work)

     

Notes:

    You can complete a full first year (30 credit units) at Cumberland College.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan or Regina.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your Education degree at Cumberland College. 

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for you.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 1 year of 4 Years

Electrician - 2016 08 (Aug)

The electrical program is an applied certificate that provides entry level skill training.



Dates: 22 August 2016 to 27 January 2017
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Electrician - 2017 08 (Aug)

The electrical program is an applied certificate that provides entry level skill training.



Dates: 28 August 2017 to 26 January 2018
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Environment & Society

Environment & Society


The University of Saskatchewan offers a Bachelor of Arts & Science (B.A.&Sc.) degree in Environment & Society.  This degree takes the place of the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Geography degrees previously offered. 

Environment and Society will provide students an interdisciplinary program that prepares them for employment or further study in a broad range of areas related to the Environment.  Through exposure to science, social science, and humanities perspectives related to the environment students will develop an understanding of environmental science, resource management, environmental philosophy, policy, and environmental studies.

Students are able to complete at least one year of the B.A.&Sc in Environment & Society. Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for your degree.


Requirements:

    High School Requirements:

    A 70% in the following five classes:

    • One English
    • One math - Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30
    • Three other approved subjects:
      • Maximum of two natural sciences
      • Maximum of two social sciences or humanities
      • Maximum of one fine or performing art

    In addition to the Required Courses for admission, some university courses have a high school pre-requisite. See some of the common first year university courses that have high school requirements.

    Students entering the Bachelor of Arts program, or who are undecided about which program they are interested in, are encouraged to take Foundations of Mathematics 30. Students interested in the Bachelor of Science program are encouraged to take Pre-Calculus 30.

Notes:

    Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for your degree.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.

Program Start: 5 September 2016
Application Deadline: 31 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year of 4 years
F

Fall Protection Awareness

This awareness course is designed for all industrial workers who work at heights, near fall hazards or use fall protection equipment.  This Fall Arrest course includes the following.

  • assessing hazards 
  • fall arrest systems 
  • types of body harness 
  • lanyards 
  • shock absorbers 
  • inertial reels 
  • ropes 
  • inspection of fall protection equipment. 

Students will spend "hands on" time utilizing fall protection equipment in simulated work environments. Applicable legislation is discussed in class. A manual will be supplied for each student. All students who complete the course successfully will receive a personal wallet size certificate.

The Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 and The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 1996 Section 19(1) An employer shall ensure that a worker is trained in all matters that are necessary to protect the health and safety of the worker. 19(2) The training required by subsection (1) must include: 19(2)(a) procedures to be taken in the event of a fire or emergency.


Tuition: $225

Date: 24 August 2016 - 8am to 5pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Food Safe Handling

Every Food Eating Establishment must have a minimum of one certified food handler working at all times, as required under Section 10 of the Saskatchewan Public Eating Establishment Regulations.

The course will cover all aspects of Food Sanitation and results in a national accreditation.


Tuition: $95

Date: 3 February 2017 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
G

GED® Prep Course

GED® Prep Course


GED Preparation courses are generally recommended to refresh your knowledge and skills and build confidence in taking the GED timed tests. The 5 testing areas are: reading, writing, social studies, science and mathematics.

Cumberland College offers short evening courses that are 48 hours long as well as daytime GED Preparation services. These classes will familiarize you with the test format and instruction in each subject area will be covered.

2017 GED Evening Preparation Course - details:

  • Classes will start in January 2017 and run for 8 weeks until March 2017 (exact dates to be announced)
  • Held with an in-class instructor in Nipawin, and videoconferenced to Melfort and Tisdale. 
  • Students will still have the ability to interact with the instructor via videoconferencing.
  • Tuesday and Thursday evenings (subject to change based on the schedules of enrolled students)
  • 6:30pm - 9:30pm.

Some students may be eligible for funding/sponsorship.  For more information on funding options, please call Rebecca at 306-862-8757.


Requirements:

    • Saskatchewan resident
    • 18 years of age or older
    • Must not possess a Saskatchewan Grade 12 high school certificate
    • Photo ID required at test sitting  

Notes:

Program Start: 16 January 2017
Application Deadline: 17 February 2017
Credit Granting Institution: Cumberland College
Length: 8 weeks

General Accounting: Terms & Principles

This course engages the learner in basic bookkeeping terminology, principles and procedures. The purpose, form and content of a balance sheet and an income statement will be presented and you will be shown how it changes through the life of the business. You will examine and complete worksheets going through all the areas of posting journal entries, ledger accounts and closing tranactions including financial statements.


Tuition: $195
Books & Supplies: $45

Dates: 22 September 2016 to 6 October 2016 - 6pm to 9pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
H

H2S Alive - Hydrogen Sulfide Gas


Hydrogen Sulfide is an extremely dangerous, naturally occurring gas that can be found in and around many worksites. Become informed about the properties of H2S Alive, its effects on the human body, use of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) and rescue techniques to ensure you stay "H2S Alive".  The H2S Alive course (Fourth Edition) includes sections on:

• Properties of H2S
• H2S Locations
• Health Hazards
• Initial Response Strategy
• Approved Respiratory Protective Equipment
• Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)
• Supplied Air Breathing Apparatus (SABA)
• Pre-Use Inspection of Breathing Apparatus
• Wearing and Operating Breathing Apparatus
• After-Use Inspection of Breathing Apparatus
• Detector Tube Devices
• Operating Detector Tube Devices
• Electronic Monitors
• Rescue Techniques
• Rescue Breathing
• Case Studies

All students who complete the course successfully will each receive a personal wallet size Enform Certificate.

The Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 and The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 1996 Section 19(1) An employer shall ensure that a worker is trained in all matters that are necessary to protect the health and safety of the worker. 19(2) The training required by subsection (1) must include: 19(2)(a) procedures to be taken in the event of a fire or emergency.


Tuition: $225

Date: 23 August 2016 - 8am to 5pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
I

Industrial Mechanics - February 2017

Industrial Mechanics is a certificate program. It provides knowledge and skill development in installing, servicing, repairing and overhauling machines which produce industrial goods.



Dates: 23 January 2017 to 2 June 2017
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
K

Kinesiology

Kinesiology


The University of Regina offers a direct entry four year Bachelor of Kinesiology degree.  The Bachelor of Kinesiology (B.Kin), serves students and the professional community well. Students often complete this degree because they are interested in sport, recreation, fitness, exercise, health and wellness, and/or people with disabilities.

The Bachelor of Kinesiology consists of 120 credit hours of study (or 7 full-time semesters of 5 classes each plus one semester of Fieldwork) in one of the following majors: Adapted Movement Science, Human Kinetics, Health Promotion or Gerontology. The core requirements of the B.Kin. consist of Social Psychology of Physical Activity, Growth and Development, Sociology of Physical Activity and Sport, Leadership, Motor Learning, Human Anatomy, Lifestyle and Health, Adapted Physical Activity and Recreation, Human Physiology, Biomechanics, Research Methods and Applied Philosophy in Kinesiology and Health.

The first two years of the B.Kin. may be completed at Cumberland College through a combination of online, televised and face-to-face courses.  Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for your Kinesiology degree.


Requirements:

    High School Requirements:

    To be eligible for admission to the Bachelor of Kinesiology, you must have completed high school (Secondary Standing-24 credits) with a minimum 65% average in the following classes (or equivalents):

    • English Language Arts A30 or B30;
    • One of English Language Arts A30 or B30, Français Fransaskois A30 or B30, or Français Immersion 30;
    • Math C30 or Pre-calculus 30; 
    • One of Biology 30, Chemistry 30 or Physics 30; and
    • One 30-Level elective

    Note: Although only one 30-level science is required for admission, students are strongly encouraged to take all three (Chemistry 30, Biology 30 and Physics 30)

Notes:

    Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for your Kinesiology degree.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Regina.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 1 or 2 years of 4 years
M

Master of Education

Master of Education


Cumberland College is pleased to be offering the Community-Based Master's of Education program from the University of Regina starting in January 2017.  In this unique cohort model, you will effectively link local educational issues and practice. 

Program Overview:

  • a full University of Regina, M.Ed. degree
  • a 30 credit hour program (10 courses offered on-site over a 2 1/2 year period)
  • a cohort of students, forming a community of learners who are able to support each other in their learning
  • a flexible course delivery, inducing weekend sessions and summer institutes (typically 4-5 weekends per course; 2 courses over a 3 week period in the summer)
  • content and themes tailored to respond to community and student needs including: educational leadership and Aboriginal Education, and curriculum and instruction
  • a program Coordinator to offer advice and support to students


Requirements:

    • Two years work experience in the field of education
    • Minimum 4 year Bachelor's degree - usually B.Ed (but other degrees may be admitted)
    • Overall GPA (average) of 70% or higher
    • Completed U of R Application Form
    • Two letters of reference
    • Letter of intent
    • Current resume or curriculum vitae
    • University Transcripts

Notes:

    Students are asked to apply to the University of Regina's Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research.

    Students should note in the first line of their "rationale" that they wish to be considered for the cohort starting in January 2017 in conjunction with Cumberland College in Tisdale.

    For more information, please contact:

    UR Director of Community-Based Programs
    Michael Relland

    Manager of Marketing and Continuing Studies, Cumberland College
    Brenda Mellon

    Program Coordinator, Research and Graduate Programs, U of R
    Tania Gates
     

Tuition: $14,000*
*Note: Tuition, Books and Supplies, Health and Dental amounts are approximate, based on last year's program and may change at anytime.

N

Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

In this professional seminar, you will examine why conflict arises in the workplace, discuss the importance of resolution mechanisms and learn practical tips for managing conflict. You will also learn constructive routes to communication and agreement, consider your own method of dealing with conflict and practice options for communicating more effectively.


This course offers credit toward both the Professional Leadership and Professional Management Certificates from the University of Regina.


For more information on the programs, visit http://www.uregina.ca/cce/career-development/certificates/professional-certificates/index.html



Tuition: $545

Dates: 24 October 2016 to 25 October 2016 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face

Northern Studies

Northern Studies


The University of Saskatchewan is a member institution of the University of the Arctic, a consortium of more than 100 colleges, universities, research institutes, and indigenous organizations from the eight Arctic states (Canada, Denmark/Greenland, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden and USA/Alaska). UArctic has developed seven 3 credit-unit courses focusing on northern issues, which are available to students at all UArctic member institutions. As a consortium member, the University of Saskatchewan has committed to recognizing and offering credit for these courses. These courses form the core of the interdisciplinary B.A. program in Northern Studies. The Northern Studies program offers students the opportunity to learn about the lands, peoples and issues of the circumpolar North with a special emphasis given to matters concerning indigenous people. Students pursuing a degree in Northern Studies are required to complete an advanced emphasis stream in either aboriginal public administration or environmental impact assessment and must also meet Program Type B requirements of the College of Arts & Science.

You can complete a three or four year Bachelor of Arts degree in Northern Studies at Cumberland College through taking classes from University of Saskatchewan, University of Regina and Athabasca University.  Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses to complete your degree.


Requirements:

    University of Saskatchewan:

    Grade 12 with a minimum average of 70% in the following five subjects:

    • One English
    • One math (Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30)
    • Three other approved subjects:
      • Maximum of two natural sciences
      • Maximum of two social sciences or humanities
      • Maximum of one fine or performing arts

Notes:

    You can complete a three or four year Bachelor of Arts degree in Northern Studies at Cumberland College through taking classes from University of Saskatchewan, University of Regina and Athabasca University.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.  Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses to complete your degree.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 4 years

Nursing - Pre-Professional Year

Nursing - Pre-Professional Year


Cumberland College offers the pre-professional year of classes that lead into the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Saskatchewan.  The pre-professional year is study at the post-secondary level consisting of 30 credit units of courses. A minimum weighted average of 60% in these courses is required for admission to Nursing.  Admission to Year 2 of Nursing is competitive, therefore, the average for admission to Year 2 is normally higher than 60%.

The College of Nursing offers three years of nursing education that builds upon a pre-professional year leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.). Students in the pre-professional year study courses in the humanities, natural, social and health sciences all of which are foundational for the nursing program. The complete program is offered in Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, Yorkton, and the north.  Part-time study is an option, but all courses must be completed within six years of commencing the first nursing course.

In order to be eligible for licensure with the Saskatchewan Registered Nurses' Association (SRNA) graduates must pass a national council licensure examination (NCLEX) and pay the required fees.


Requirements:

    High school requirements for the pre-professional year of study:

    • Grade 12 with a 70% average including:
      • English A30 and B30
      • Biology 30
      • Chemistry 30
      • Foundations of Math 30 or Pre-Calculus 30 (or Math B30, but Math C30 is recommended).

    University pre-professional year requirements:

    • English 3 cu
    • Indigenous/ Native Studies 3 cu
    • Chemistry 3 cu
    • Biology 3 cu
    • Statistics 3 cu
    • Nutrition 3 cu
    • Psychology 3 cu
    • Social Science Elective 3 cu
    • Electives 6 cu

Notes:

    In addition to the pre-professional first year courses, the following are program requirements for the second year of the B.S.N. program:

    • Heart Saver CPR Level C with AED *
    • A Standard First Aid Certificate *
    • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information (WHMIS)
    • Transferring Lifting Repositioning (TLR) Program*
    • Respiratory Protection Fit Testing
    • Immunization
    • Criminal Record Check: Students who fail to submit the results will be excluded from contact with clients and may be required to withdraw from the program.  Updated criminal record checks may be required later in the program based on clinical agency requirements. Criminal record checks can sometimes take a few months to process, so it is important you arrange for this as soon as possible.
    • uniforms
    • other supplies and resources

    You can complete a pre-professional year (30 credit units) at Cumberland College.  To complete your Nursing degree you must move to one of  the University of Saskatchewan nursing campuses (Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, LaRonge, Yorkton).  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your pre-professional year at Cumberland College.

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for you.

Program Start: 5 September 2016
Application Deadline: 31 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year
O

Office Administration - August 2016

The program provides a well rounded base of knowledge and skill development related to the business environment. 



Dates: 30 August 2016 to 5 May 2017
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face

Office Administration - August 2017

The program provides a well rounded base of knowledge and skill development related to the business environment. 



Dates: 28 August 2017 to 4 May 2018
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
P

Pre-Health Sciences

Pre-Health Sciences


The Health Sciences offer many career choices: Dentistry, Optometry, Chiropractic, Physical Therapy, Speech Pathology and even Veterinary Medicine to name a few.  There are many different ways to obtain any of these career choices. Some require a full degree before you can apply, other require two years or 60 credit units worth of course work. 

To choose a career path in the health sciences please see a College Advisor to assist you with correct course choice.


Requirements:

    Often these careers require High School prerequisites in Math and Science, such as Pre-calculus 30, Biology 30 and Chemistry 30.  However, not all require these. Make an appointment with an Advisor to ensure that you meet all necessary requirements.

Notes:

    You can complete a full first year (30 credit units) of most degrees leading to Health Sciences at Cumberland College.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan or Regina or another university with the degree program you would like to complete.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for you.

Program Start: 5 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year of 4+ years

Pre-Medicine

Pre-Medicine


To become a medical doctor you must have completed a 4-year (120 credit unit) Baccalaureate (Bachelor's) degree before you can be accepted into the College of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan.  You may take any 120 credit unit degree and, therefore, should pursue a degree in a field in which you are interested.  However, even though the old prerequisites courses (Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry and more) are not mandatory for students, applicants are strongly encouraged to complete equivalent/similar courses to ensure readiness for the basic sciences covered in the first two years of the undergraduate medical curriculum. 


Requirements:

    High School Requirements:

    • Grade 12 with:
      • Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30
      • Other subjects depending on the degree you pursue

    University Requirements:

    • Saskatchewan residents must have attained a minimum average of 78% over all courses taken to be considered for admission. Courses taken during summer (May to August) will be considered in the average calculation. 
    • Students will also have to sit the MCAT exam.  Minimum MCAT requirements are accumulated score of 26 in the Biological Science, Physical Science, and Verbal Reasoning Sections (with no section below 8).  Scores must be obtained in one sitting prior to the application deadline and be current within the last 5 years.  The maximum number of times an applicant may take the MCAT is 5 times.  Registration for the MCAT is online at www.aamc.org/mcat.

     

Notes:

    You can complete a full first year (30 credit units) of most degrees at Cumberland College.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan or Regina.  To complete Medical School you must attend a university with a Medical College, such as the University of Saskatchewan.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College. 

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for you.  It is recommended that you contact a College of Medicine Advisor as well.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year of 4+ years

Pre-Pharmacy or Nutrition

Pre-Pharmacy or Nutrition


The University of Saskatchewan offers degrees in Nutrition and Pharmacy.  These B.S.P. and B.Sc. (Nutrition) degrees lead to excellent career opportunities and rewarding, challenging careers.  "Internships" or what the University of Saskatchewan terms "structured/professional practice experiences" are included in both programs, which give students the chance to apply the knowledge they are gaining out in the field with professional Pharmacists and Dietitians/Nutritionists.  They also enable students to get almost immediate registration as a professional Pharmacist or Dietitian upon graduation (following completion of licensing exams).  Both of these programs are fully accredited by national accrediting bodies.

To be accepted into the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition students need to complete a minimum of 30 credit units at the university level comprised of the required courses.  Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to ensure that you are taking the correct courses.


Requirements:

    High School requirements Grade 12 with 70% average including:

    • Biology 30
    • Chemistry 30
    • (Nutrition) Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30
    • (Pharmacy) Pre-Calculus 30

    University requirement is a minimum academic average of 70% in:

    • BIOL 120.3 and 121.3
    • CHEM112.3 and 250.3
    • 6 credit units English Literature and Composition
    • (For Nutrition) 6 credit units must include Psychology or Sociology OR (For Pharmacy) 6 credit units must include any two of Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, or Native Studies
    • (For Nutrition) 6 credit units of unrestricted electives OR (For Pharmacy) 6 credit units of electives in Humanities, Social Sciences, or Fine Arts

    In addition to the academic requirements the Test of Critical Skills and Personal Profile must be completed. 

    For more information on admissions see the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition

Notes:

    You can complete the full prerequisite year (30 credit units) at Cumberland College.  To complete a Pharmacy or Nutrition degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon.  Students must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start their university course work at Cumberland College.

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for you.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year

Principles of Effective Leadership

In this professional seminar, you will learn the skills and processes needed to increase leadership effectiveness. You will explore topics such as motivation, leadership style, implementing change, setting and achieving standards and corrective discipline. This seminar is a part of both the Professional Leadership Certificate and the Professional Management Certificate offered through the University of Regina, and is the recommended prerequisite for both. Should there be enough interest, the Core seminars + Elective seminars may be offered to allow students the opportunity to receive either Certificate.

 

The Professional Management Certificate explores key areas of management including communication, teamwork, problem solving, principles of business management, organizational behaviour, and effective supervisory skills through theory and practical application. This program consists of 4 Core seminars and 3 Electives.

 

The Professional Leadership Certificate will provide you with increased awareness and understanding of leadership and will enable you to become a more effective, evolved leader. You will explore the philosophies of a well rounded leader from a career and personal perspective. This program consists of 5 Core seminars and 2 Electives.

 

For more information on the programs, visit http://www.uregina.ca/cce/career-development/certificates/professional-certificates/index.html


Tuition: $545

Dates: 27 September 2016 to 28 September 2016 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face

Psychology

Psychology


Psychology is the study of behaviour and how it affects our lives. With the complexity of our modern world, psychologists fill an increasingly important role in dealing with human problems.

University of Saskatchewan psychology students can choose to pursue either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree.  U of S students will choose courses in each of two areas of study: the cultural, social and environmental influences on behaviour or; the cognitive, neuropsychological and biological influences on behaviour. University of Regina students have similar choice of classes, however, the degrees are structured differently at each institution.  Please see a College Advisor to determine which classes you should be taking.


Requirements:

    University of Saskatchewan:

    Grade 12 with a minimum average of 70% in the following five subjects:

    • One English
    • One math (Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30)
    • Three other approved subjects:
      • Maximum of two natural sciences
      • Maximum of two social sciences or humanities
      • Maximum of one fine or performing arts

    University of Regina:

    Grade 12 with a minimum average of 65% in the following five subjects:

    • English Language Arts A30 & B30
    • One approved math or science
    • One approved 30-level language, social science or fine arts
    • One additional approved 30-level course

Notes:

    You can complete a full first year (30 credit units) of a Bachelor of Arts or Science degree in Psychology at Cumberland College.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Saskatchewan or the University of Regina.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.

    Please see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for you.

Program Start: 5 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year of 4 Years
R

Red Cross Standard First Aid/C.P.R. Recertification


This program is intended for those who have taken the Red Cross Standard First Aid/C.P.R. combo course within the past three years and need to renew their certification.

Note: Please bring your current Certification to class.  The Red Cross will not recertify if you are over even one day.

Level C Standard First Aid/CPR/AED includes:

  • Adult/child/baby CPR - one rescuer
  • Adult/child/baby choking
  • Barrier devices/pocket masks
  • AED where legislation permits
  • Adult/child 2-rescuer CPR

Note: Level A Recertification is not available.  Those with Level A will have to take the full 2-day First Aid/CPR/AED Combo.


Tuition: $90
Books & Supplies: $24

Date: 2 August 2016 - 9am to 5:30pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 24 September 2016 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 2 October 2016 - 8am to 5pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 29 October 2016 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 19 November 2016 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 21 January 2017 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 4 February 2017 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 18 March 2017 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 29 April 2017 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Date: 10 June 2017 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Red Cross Standard First Aid/C.P.R./AED Combo

This comprehensive program includes instruction on the prevention, recognition and treatment of life-threatening emergencies plus certification in CPR as well as an introduction to AED.

 

 

Level C Standard First Aid/CPR/AED includes:

 

 

  • Adult/child/baby CPR - one rescuer
  • Adult/child/baby choking
  • Barrier devices/pocket masks
  • AED where legislation permits
  • Adult/child 2-rescuer CPR

 

 

Please note that this is a 20-hour course that generally runs over 2-3 days. Please contact one of our offices to confirm the times for your session.

 

 

 


Tuition: $170
Books & Supplies: $25

Dates: 24 August 2016 to 25 August 2016 - 9am to 6:30pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 25 August 2016 to 26 August 2016 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 15 October 2016 to 16 October 2016 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 29 October 2016 to 30 October 2016 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 14 January 2017 to 15 January 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 21 January 2017 to 22 January 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 21 January 2017 to 22 January 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 11 February 2017 to 12 February 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 11 March 2017 to 12 March 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 18 March 2017 to 19 March 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 8 April 2017 to 9 April 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 27 May 2017 to 28 May 2017 - 8am to 6pm
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face

Retail Meat Specialist (P.A.)

Retail Meat Specialist (P.A.)


Retail Meat Specialist is an applied certificate program offered on-campus and in partnership with Saskatchewan regional colleges. It will help you develop the skills you need to be successful in the meat-cutting industry. Throughout this innovative program, you will benefit from extensive hands-on experience needed to work in "state of the art" meat cutting facilities. Our comprehensive curriculum and highly trained instructors will help you develop the professional skills you need for success in the industry. The program is built around food safety and focuses on:

  • muscle and skeletal structures
  • preparing pork, beef, lamb and poultry
  • curing and smoking meats
  • merchandising seafood
  • value-added oven ready products
  • sanitation

A two-week practicum is an integral part of the program. It provides you with the opportunity to apply theory to practice. You will also have the opportunity to further develop your skills by working in the Saskatchewan Polytechnic meat market.


Requirements:

    • Grade 10
    • English Language Requirement
    • Compulsory Information Session: Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:00a.m.  Will be held in Room #2 at Cumberland College - 400 Burns Ave East, Melfort SK.  Application Forms will be available.  Bring your transcripts.

Notes:

    This program is eligible for the Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant.  Employers interested in financial assistance to enroll an employee in this program please click on the link below:

    Canada-Sask Job Grant

     

Tuition: $3,040*
Books & Supplies: $615*
Student Fees: $260
Student Health & Dental Plan: $252*
*Note: Tuition, Books and Supplies, Health and Dental amounts are approximate, based on last year's program and may change at anytime.

Program Start: 22 August 2016
Application Deadline: 15 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: Sask Polytech
Length: 22 weeks
S

SCOT (Saskatchewan Construction Orientation Training)

The Safety Construction Orientation Training (SCOT) program is an interactive, online-training course composed of 13 modules, each focused on a different fundamental aspect of worksite safety.

SCOT is convenient, easy-to-use, easy-to-understand, and is interactive and accessible as the program is available on the web.

 


Notes:

    This is a web-based course that can be completed at your convenience at one of our campuses. Basic computer skills are recommended.

    Please contact your local programmer to book an appointment:

    • Melfort: email or phone 306.752.8109
    • Nipawin, Tisdale: email or phone 306.862.9849

Tuition: $65

Delivery: Online

Sports & Recreation Studies

Sports & Recreation Studies


The University of Regina offers a direct entry Bachelor of Sport and Recreation Studies (BSRS) consisting of 120 credit hours of study (or 7 full-time semesters of 5 classes each plus one semester of Fieldwork) in one of the following majors:

Sport and Recreation Management: In Sport and Recreation Management you will develop a theoretical and practical understanding of the importance of recreational and leisure pursuits to a healthy, active and balanced lifestyle. You will also learn about the administration of sport at the local, provincial and national level. If the combination of business and sport sounds appealing, then the Sport and Recreation Management major is for you.

Therapeutic Recreation: Therapeutic Recreation uses a thorough understanding of recreation and leisure theory to elicit changes in functioning.  Completion of this major will guarantee eligibility to write the exams through NCTRC (National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification) to become a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS).

The first year of the BSRS may be completed at Cumberland College through a combination of online, televised and face-to-face courses. Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to chose the correct courses for your Sports & Recreation Studies degree.


Requirements:

    High School Requirements:

    To be eligible for admission to the Bachelor of Sport and Recreation Studies, you must have completed high school (Secondary Standing-24 credits) with a minimum 65.00% average in the following classes (or equivalents):

    • English Language Arts A30 or B30;
    • One of English Language Arts A30 or B30, Français Fransaskois A30 or B30, or Français Immersion 30;
    • One of Math B30, C30, Foundations of Mathematics 30, Pre-calculus 30;
    • One of Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Physics 30 or Computer Science 30 (Sport and Recreation Management students only); and
    • One 30-Level elective

     

Notes:

    Please ensure you see a College Advisor for academic advising to choose the correct courses for your Sports & Recreation Studies degree.  To complete your degree you must move to the University of Regina.  You must apply to and be accepted by the University of Saskatchewan or University of Regina to start your degree at Cumberland College.

Program Start: 6 September 2016
Application Deadline: 1 August 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 1y of 4 y
T

TDG (Transportation of Dangerous Goods)

This complete course is designed for supervisors, managers, drivers, handlers and shippers who need to understand TDG regulations. The course fulfills general training estrablished by Transport Canada and teaches the trainee how to be in compliance with regulations and consequently avoid fines for non-compliance.


Notes:

    This is a web-based course that can be completed at your convenience at one of our campuses. Basic computer skills are recommended.

    Please contact your local programmer to book an appointment:

    • Melfort: email or phone 306.752.8109
    • Nipawin, Tisdale: email or phone 306.862.9849

Tuition: $50

Delivery: Online

The Nature of Life (BIOL 120.3)

The Nature of Life


An introduction to the underlying fundamental aspects of living systems: covering cell biology, genetics and the evolutionary processes which lead to complex, multi-cellular life forms.

Notes:

    Chemistry 30 is strongly recommended. Students with credit for BIOL 110 will not receive credit for BIOL 120.

College: U of S
Term: Semester 1
Location(s): Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 3 September 2015 to 19 December 2015

Truck Driver Training

Truck Driver Training


 Training will include:

  1. Up to 36 Hours Total Drive Hours
  2. Up to 36 Hours Total Observation Time
  3. Pre-trip
  4. Air test
  5. Shifting
  6. Backing
  7. Brake adjustment
  8. Coupling and uncoupling
  9. Log book
  10. Basic truck handling


Requirements:

    Must have a valid 1A learners license to take this course.

    To obtain a 1A learners you must be:

    • Minimum 18 years of age
    • Valid class 5 drivers license (no longer Novice Stage I or II)
    • SGI Medical

    For more information please contact Lindsey at 306-752-8109

Notes:

    Students may be eligible for assistance with funding through the Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant.  If approved, the grant may cover 2/3 of the program costs (i.e. reduce tuition by up to $4000). Employers must apply and be approved for the Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant prior to the start of training.

Tuition: $5,900*
*Note: Tuition, Books and Supplies, Health and Dental amounts are approximate, based on last year's program and may change at anytime.

Program Start: 1 November 2016
Application Deadline: 1 October 2016
Credit Granting Institution: Cumberland College
Length: 2 weeks
W

WHMIS

This WHMIS course is an effective and interactive way to keep you and your employees up-to-date with WHMIS training requirements. This course meets the needs of both first time and refresher training. A training certificate is issued and emailed to the Account Supervisor upon completion.

The course covers:

  •      WHMIS Introduction & Regulations
  •      WHMIS Roles & Responsibilities
  •      WHMIS Symbols
  •      WHMIS Labels
  •      Controlled Products
  •      MSDS Forms
  •      Interactive exercises, tests & certificate


Notes:

    This course is offered by web delivery, at your convenience.  Please apply online or contact your local programmer.

    • Melfort: email or phone 306.752.8109
    • Nipawin, Tisdale: email or phone 306.862.9849

Tuition: $50

Delivery: Online