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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...

University

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 ...

Social Media for Business COAP 1839

Learn the role of social networks in business.  You cannot afford to close your eyes to the likes of Facebook and LinkedIn, video sites like YouTube, mini blog engines like Twitter - they've ...

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...

Paint and Party

Enjoy an evening out, sipping a glass of wine and painting your own work of art. Learn how to paint a nature scene or silhouette using acrylic paints and sample a couple ...

Social Media for Business COAP 1839

Learn the role of social networks in business.  You cannot afford to close your eyes to the likes of Facebook and LinkedIn, video sites like YouTube, mini blog engines like Twitter - they've ...

Start Smart.... With Essential Work Skills

Training and Work Placement Opportunities for Adults 18 years of age and older This program is targeted to job seekers who are interested in securing employment in the service, retail, hospitality ...

Emergency Medical Responder

This Red Cross certified program is recognized by the Saskatchewan College of Paramedics, the Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) certificate program prepares students with advanced first aid training e...

English Language Classes

Cumberland College provides free adult English classes for immigrants who are mainly assessed at English Levels 1-8 according to the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) levels.  Language Instructi...

A to Z Listing

Currently scheduled courses and programs at Cumberland College:

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1A Truck Driver Training

Overview

A Class 1 license allows the license holder to operate:

  • Class 1 vehicles - that is, power units and semi-trailers.
  • Motor vehicles towing a trailer(s) or vehicle(s) where the gross weight of the towed unit(s) exceeds 4,600 kg (10,000 lb.)
  • Buses (other than school buses) while towing a vehicle or vehicles where the gross weight of the towed unit(s) exceeds 4,600 kg (10,000 lb.).
  • Motor vehicles in Classes 2, 3, 4 (taxi with Certificate of Approval) and 5


Prerequisites:

    All documentation must be submitted prior to the application deadline:

    • Valid class 5 drivers licence with your 1A Learner's Endorsement & Driver's Abstract
    • $100 non-refundable seat deposit

     

    For more information, please contact Gwen at 306-752-8109

Tuition: $995

Dates: 24 October 2016 to 4 November 2016
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 24 October 2016 to 4 November 2016 - 8:30am to 6:30pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 14 November 2016 to 25 November 2016
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
Dates: 14 November 2016 to 25 November 2016 - 8:30am to 6pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face
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ABE - James Smith Cree 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.



Dates: 25 August 2014 to 25 May 2015
Location: James Smith Cree Nation
Delivery: Face to Face

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 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.

Programs are focused on four themes:

  • Plants and Animals - the sustainable management, production, and genetic improvement of agricultural and domesticated plants and animals;
  • Food, Feed and Bioproducts - the use of renewable resources to provide safe and accessible food, sustainable sources of nutrients, pharmaceuticals and fuels;
  • Environment and Ecology - protecting renewable resources and the environment through responsible management and conservation of the world’s soil, water and ecosystems; and
  • Business and Applied Economics - 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 in Saskatoon.  You must apply and be accepted to the University of Saskatchewan to 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 2017
Application Deadline: 31 August 2017
Credit Granting Institution: U of S
Length: 1 year of 4 years
B

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
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

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 - 4 Year Program

Education - 4 Year Program


Complete the full four-year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) in your home community!  Cumberland College is pleased to be offering another Community-Based Bachelor of Education Program in Elementary Education from the University of Regina.

The Community-Based Bachelor of Education Program (Cumberland College - Melfort Campus) is designed to provide a unique cohort model of teacher education which support potential students in becoming teachers within their own communities.

A teacher can support the joy and wonder of learning that will last a lifetime. The Bachelor of Education in Elementary Education prepares students to have a significant, positive impact on the future lives of young people.

The diverse base of the Bachelor in Elementary Education Program equips students to work with young people, families, community members, and colleagues in and outside of education. Teachers can help to shape equitable learning situations for all children.


Requirements:

    High School Admission Requirements:

    • English Language Arts A30 and B30
    • One 30-level math or science course
    • One 30-level language, social science, or fine arts course
    • One additional 30-level elective from science, mathematics, social science, language, fine arts--see website for detailed list:

    B.Ed. Elementary Additional Requirements:

    One of the following:
    • Math A30
    • Workplace and Apprenticeship Mathematics 30
    • Foundations of Mathematics 30
    • Pre-calculus 30

    Additional Requirements:
    • Minimum average of 65%
    • Teaching related experiences and essay content are also factors in selection

Notes:

    If you are interested in this program, please complete the Cumberland College Application by selecting the Green Apply button at the top of the page.  An information session will be planned for early fall.

    Representatives from the University of Regina and Cumberland College will be in attendance to share information on:

    • The application process
    • High school course requirements
    • An overview of the program

Program Start: 5 September 2017
Application Deadline: 30 April 2017
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 4 years

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

Emergency Medical Responder

Emergency Medical Responder


This Red Cross certified program is recognized by the Saskatchewan College of Paramedics, the Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) certificate program prepares students with advanced first aid training enabling them to respond to emergency situations.

This course provides the knowledge and skills necessary for firefighters, law enforcement, emergency medical service personnel, ski patrol, lifeguarding, search and rescue, occupational first-aid, and military in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness until the next level of health care personnel takes over.

An Emergency Medical Responder is required to successfully complete a licensing exam in order to practice.  This course prepares you for that exam.  We have included information on the exam costs, locations and dates.  Arrangements to complete this exam are the responsibility of the graduate.


Requirements:

    • Current Standard First Aid with CPR level C/AED or HCP.
    • Personal and physical suitability.
    • Good reading, writing and comprehension are recommended skills.
    • Suitability for working in this field, emotional maturity, stability, patience, and good physical condition are recommended qualities.

Notes:

    It is the responsibility of the graduate upon completion of program to gain licensing to practice as an Emergency Medical Responder.

    Entry to Practice Licensing Examination:

    A licensing exam is a requirement for all initial EMR, PCP and ACP applicants for registration with the Saskatchewan College of Paramedics (SCoP), except for those who are licensed in another province. 

    Eligibility to write the provincial and the national exam requires successful completion of a provincially-approved education program at the relevant level, or a provincially-deemed-equivalent.

    A restricted license to practice under the supervision of a SCoP member who is at the same or higher classification can be issued to graduates for a period of up to 6 months while they wait to write their exams.

    Licensing Exam Fees:  $300 per attempt in Saskatoon or Regina only

    Provincial Exams:   The passing mark for the licensing examinations is 80%. Exam results can take up to 4 weeks to be processed.

    Further information will be provided by the program instructor on the process of registering for the licensing exam.

    The EMR Licensing Exams are on the following dates from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.:

    EMR Exam Dates Deadline for Registration
    February 6, 2017 January 23, 2017 at 4pm
    April 10, 2017 March 27, 2017 at 4pm
    June 12, 2017 May 29, 2017 at 4pm

     

     

     

     

Tuition: $1,200*
Books & Supplies: $120*
Student Fees: $35
*Note: Tuition, Books and Supplies, Health and Dental amounts are approximate, based on last year's program and may change at anytime.

Program Start: 14 November 2016
Application Deadline: 28 October 2016
Credit Granting Institution: Canadian Red Cross
Length: 3 weeks
F

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: 10 November 2016 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
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 transactions including financial statements.


Tuition: $195
Books & Supplies: $45

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
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:

    1) Complete the Cumberland College Application Form by selecting the Green Apply button at the top of the page. 

    2) Apply to the University of Regina's Faculty of Graduate Studies and ResearchStudents 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.

Program Start: 2 January 2017
Application Deadline: 15 October 2016
Credit Granting Institution: U of R
Length: 2.5 years

Mixed Media for Beginners

Let your inner artist out and amaze yourself!  In this two-day workshop you will learn 15 techniques and complete at least 5 projects.  Learn how to use different mediums and supplies, create texture and backgrounds, create with found objects, collage and photo transfer.  No experience is needed and all supplies are provided.  All you need to bring is a bagged lunch and a paint shirt.


Tuition: $160

Dates: 19 November 2016 to 20 November 2016 - 9am to 6pm
Location: Tisdale
Delivery: Face to Face
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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
O

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

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
R

Recreation and Community Development - Year 1

Recreation and Community Development - Year 1


Leadership, volunteerism, social awareness—these are characteristics shared by people working in recreation and community development. It’s a growth industry, and Saskatchewan Polytechnic's new Recreation and Community Development program will help turn your passion into a dynamic career.

Be a recreation director, manager of sport, recreation and culture, community development officer, facility manager or special events manager. Your skills are in demand in rural and urban communities.

Recreation and Community Development (formerly Recreation and Tourism Management) is a two-year diploma Saskatchewan Polytechnic program. Cumberland College is offering year 1 of the diploma program.   The comprehensive curriculum is relevant to real world trends, thanks to strong support from the industry.  You’ll learn:

  • event planning
  • communication and computer skills
  • community and economic development
  • environmental sustainability
  • management skills
  • leadership skills
  • legal aspects
  • camp practices

You’ll gain both industry-specific knowledge and core management skills.

The program provides a variety of opportunities for you to apply what you’ve learned in practical labs and projects, in work experiences and in volunteer opportunities. You’ll develop the professional skills you need to help build active, healthy, sustainable communities.


Requirements:

    • Grade 12 with a minimum of 60% in each of the following subjects: English Language Arts A30, English Language Arts B30, and Workplace and Apprenticeship Math 30 or Foundations of Math 30 or a passing grade in Pre-Calculus 30*
    • English Language Requirement

Notes:


    Year 2 of this Diploma Program will be located in Saskatoon at Saskatchewan Polytechnic in the 2018-2019 academic year.

Tuition: $3,750*
Books & Supplies: $1,850*
Student Fees: $35
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: 5 September 2017
Application Deadline: 30 June 2017
Credit Granting Institution: Sask Polytech
Length: 31 weeks

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 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: $24

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
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

Start Smart

Start Smart


Training and Work Placement Opportunities for Adults 18 years of age and older

This program is targeted to job seekers who are interested in securing employment in the service, retail, hospitality and tourism industry. Successful participants will receive certification in First Aid/CPR, WHMIS, and Food Safe. Includes 90 hours of Saskatchewan Tourism and Education Council Training and 30 hours of work placement.

The Program has three main components:

  1. Pre-training certification in (must complete this phase of the program to be considered for the remaining two phases)  - Nov 7 -14, 2016
    • WHMIS
    • Employment Readiness
    • Safe Food Handling
  1. 90 hours of classroom training in STEC and service industry training - November 21 - December 16, 2016
    • Build on your employment skills essential to the world of work
    • Learn strategies and tools to assist with job search
    • Develop resumes, cover letters and interview techniques
    • CPR/First Aid AED
  1. 30 hours of work-based training  Dec 5 - 9, 2016
    • Participants will be placed in a work placement setting to gain experience in a local business.
    • Heighten awareness of the local job market through worksite tours, information interviews and employer panels

There is no income support built into the Start Smart Project so participants are responsible for their own living expenses, transportation and childcare arrangements while in the program. Participants may remain on their current source of funding while taking the program.


Requirements:

    Admission Requirements: Must be 18 years of age or older

Notes:

    If you have further questions please contact Corinne Lam Ma, Manager of Learner Services by phone at 306-873-3844 or by email.

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

Program Start: 7 November 2016
Application Deadline: 28 October 2016
Credit Granting Institution: Cumberland College
Length: 5 Weeks
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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
*Note: Tuition, Books and Supplies, Health and Dental amounts are approximate, based on last year's program and may change at anytime.

Dates: 3 September 2015 to 19 December 2015
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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