Education and training are taking on new significance in today’s increasingly competitive global economy as a result of ongoing workplace, occupational and demographic change. The skills and knowledge required today are constantly evolving, resulting in a growing need for training and education at all levels of the organization and at all stages of our lives. Many employers now include the development and delivery of in-house training as part of their strategy for meeting their workplace learning needs.

This program is presented using a hybrid of in-class and online formats. Each course will be graded on a combination of in-class participation, online participation and completion of assignments and/or case studies, where applicable. Students can expect to spend 10 hours per week during the online portion of the course. While each course may be taken as a stand-alone module, the program is highly integrated and courses are designed to be taken sequentially as outlined below.

All adult education courses are enhanced with online learning. Participants require access to the Internet. Click here for details and system requirements.


Professional Certificate in Adult Education: Program Package Fee register for the program.

Requires registration in all seven courses at the same time. Save $314 off individual course prices! You may register for any course individually for the regular course fee.

The Professional Certificate in Adult Education consists of five required and two elective courses designed to enable you to develop practical knowledge and skills for designing and delivering education for adult learners in any capacity.

New this year. Additional electives have been added to the program to provide flexibility and choice enabling you to structure the program to meet your own professional development needs.

Five required courses:

Approaches to Teaching and

Needs Assessment

Program Design Methods

Active Training Techniques

Assessment and Evaluation in Learning Contexts

Two electives selected from:

New Teaching ONLINE

Teaching with Technology

Collaboration, Teams and Communities in Learning



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