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The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.
The Leadership and Project Management for IT Professional Development Certificate Program at NAIT helps you better understand team dynamics and its impact on projects.
Take the business fundamentals that suit your professional development needs by specializing in Accounting for Your Business.
Discover how to process business financial transactions including invoicing, payroll, payables, and government remittances. Learn also about debits and credits.
Discover how to identify business needs and determine solutions to business problems. Explore approaches to effective business analysis and planning.
While an organization cannot predict the next disruption, building capacity to continue to meet its operational goals is vital. Business Continuity can minimize disruption and increase resiliency.
Master academic principles to enhance your success in future business courses.
Learn how to better connect with your customers, how to design a marketing plan and how to work effectively with the Canada Revenue Agency.
Discover business concepts, best industry practices, and leading-edge technologies you can implement to deliver successful business intelligence and analytics solutions.
Immerse yourself in the world of Business Intelligence (BI) solutions by learning about BI concepts and lifecycles.
Take the business fundamentals that fit your busy schedule and suit your professional development needs by specializing in Business Management.
Learn how to take control of complex projects using agile methodology with a Certified Scrum Master certificate.
Learn the proper techniques to engage in conflict resolution and create a plan of action for effective solutions.
Learn the 4-step mediation process and develop specialized communication and mediation techniques to help mediate workplace conflict.
Learn the principles of negotiation and how to strategically engage in advanced conflict resolution.
Discover and develop your own personal communication style and ability to manage your reaction to criticism.
This certificate will help you prepare for a leadership role in site-based construction trades professions.
NAIT’s Crisis Communications courses have been designed to ensure that crisis management professionals are prepared to execute a successful communications response when disaster strikes.
NAIT’s Crisis Management Essentials Certificate provides you with the leadership skills needed before, during and after a crisis to effectively address the needs of a complex organization.
NAIT has partnered with the Digital Marketing Institute to deliver a training program covering the key areas required to become a skilled digital marketer in any industry and sector.
Drones are an innovative small remotely piloted aircraft system (sRPAS) that allow you to explore your surrounds using aerial photography and videography.
Take the business fundamentals that suit your professional development needs with an Enhanced Team Leadership certificate.
Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
Prepare to work with asbestos safely and efficiently in potentially hazardous conditions.
Master the power of AutoCAD drafting and design in just four weeks! AutoCAD is the industry-standard software application for 2D and 3D design and drafting.
An accelerated and focused selection of course specific to building the necessary skills for participating in construction management activities.
An accelerated and focused selection of courses specific to building your abilities for participating in construction estimating activities.
Focused on providing a solid understanding of the fundamentals of construction, including estimating, project management and administrative control functions.
This program is designed for people who are looking to advance their careers in site leadership as foremen, general foremen, and superintendents.
Whatever your electrical interests, our collection of Electrical Trades Courses has something for you!
Get behind the wheel and learn how to load goods and materials in a forklift with confidence.
Develop the knowledge, skills and abilities required to safely and successfully operate a foundation drill rig for industrial, commercial or residential projects.
Develop the technical skills and knowledge necessary to conduct valuable inspection services to prospective residential homebuyers and sellers.
Gain the foundational skills and knowledge you need to take on household carpentry, electrical, plumbing, painting and wood finishing/refinishing projects.
Build a fulfilling career as a hydronic designer or installer with certification from NAIT’s Hydronics program!
This certificate teaches the practical Passive House building techniques and theory about this high-performance building standard.
Improve and advance your skills or learn what you need to get started in a plumbing career.
NAIT’s Refrigeration courses provide you greater educational access, flexibility and opportunities to focus your training on specific facets within the broad HVAC&R job market.
Whether you are working in road construction or want to get into the industry, the Roadbuilders Certificate can help you on your path to a successful career.
Technical Drawing and Interpretation Courses
Explore a potential new career, learn a new skill that can be used to craft art and tools, or enhance your existing welding skills and knowledge.
Learn hand and power tool fundamentals, wood finishing, furniture construction and specialized techniques that will take your do-it-yourself project to the next level.
Enhance your professional skillset by exploring grid-tied, solar photovoltaic (PV) systems.
This course is a hands-on addendum available to registrants of ALTE507 – Designing Solar Photovoltaic Systems.
ArcGIS Pro, while closely patterned after ArcGIS, has been reengineered to feature a 64-bit architecture, a ribbon-based interface, and a seamless integration with ArcGIS Online.
Learn how to use ArcGIS, the geospatial industry’s most widely used software. Practice data loading, high-level programming, spatial analysis, and develop ArcGIS tools.
NAIT is proud to offer courses for AWS Academy Cloud. Prepare for your Cloud Practitioner or Architect Associate certificate.
Blockchain’s digital, decentralized, and immutable ledger is revolutionizing the financial industry. Blockchain-based systems are quickly becoming an integrated...
Explore the unique impact of business intelligence projects and what decision-makers need to know about implementation. Investigate challenges around people, processes, managing data and more!
Develop and hone your programming expertise and skills by becoming certified in C and C++.
Gain the skills and hands-on experience to design, install, operate, and maintain networks. Discover the theoretical concepts and applications of networks.
Learn how computers work, how to assemble them, and how to troubleshoot hardware and software issues. Learn preventative maintenance and troubleshooting processes.
Take your IT skills to a new level with the Core Network+ Certificate program.
Discover the world of computer programming. Learn what a computer program is and how it is created, and dive into programming concepts, database concepts and logic structures.
Develop your network security skills and discover how to secure an organization against data corruption and loss, and how to prepare for a security incident.
The knowledge gained in this advanced certificate along with previous experience in computers, networking, and security will prepare you for an entry-level role in Cybersecurity.
NAIT's Data Engineering certificate will provide you with the skills to design data products that make a positive impact and drive change.
Learn how to create original art for graphic novels, comic books, video games, magazines or advertising using Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
Launch yourself into the world of digital publishing and sharpen your skills in the ever-evolving reality of digital layout and design.
Learn the practical aspects of working with fiber optic cables, including connectorization, fusion splicing and testing, and prepare for the Fiber Optics Association exam.
Discover real-world Autodesk solutions and find out how GIS and CADD are used in surveying and civil engineering.
NAIT’s Infographic Certificate will teach students how to effectively communicate information visually and how to draw in the vector environment.
Use industry software, learn design theory, and best practices in the modern graphic design industry to solve unique design challenges intentionally and thoughtfully.
This certificate will provide the graduate with the fundamental knowledge of digital photography as well as skills in photo editing using the most popular industry standard software.
Discover how sound works and how it can be manipulated in analog and digital spaces. Learn about sound design techniques as well as sound design software and hardware.
Whether you work on developing complex digital platforms, need a refresh on impacting customer journeys, or don't know what a wireframe is, then this course is for you!
Launch your career as a professional graphic designer by exploring current trends and techniques for designing and creating visual designs for both print and digital media.
Expand your web design skills and create websites with intuitive layouts, strong graphics, multiple pages, and multiple links for users to navigate.
Take your writing beyond the basics: discover techniques and processes useful for developing effective business documents that convey ideas, concepts, facts, and opinions with concision and clarity.
As a business or process analyst or project manager, you will facilitate interactions with stakeholders for the purposes of decision-making, problem resolution, and information exchange.
Gain the essential knowledge and skills needed to use your DSLR camera and lenses to create professional and engaging video content that can be shared with online audiences.
Cameras perceive light differently than our eyes, but by learning to create, modify, and control light, you can take your images to the next level.
Create polished films and videos with the industry-leading video editing software, Adobe Premier Pro.
Learn how to make a positive impact on your community and the environment with skills that promote sustainability.
Learn job-ready skills in clean fuels including hydrogen, renewable diesel, renewable natural gas, biofuels and sustainable aviation fuel.
Enter the fascinating world of industrial automation! Learn how to operate CNC machines to turn, drill, cut, saw and stamp using pre-set sequences of commands.
Discover how to visualize, question, analyze, manipulate, interpret, and present spatial or geographic data using GIS (Geographic Information Systems) technology.
NAIT has developed an Industrial Automation and Controls (IAC) Certificate Program that will enable attendees to help local manufacturers become globally competitive.
NAIT has partnered with the International Automation Society (ISA), a leading organization setting the standard for automation.
Explore the concepts and techniques that underlie the design and implementation of switched networks. Find out how to plan, develop, implement and support networks.
Develop knowledge and skills in research, engineering technology, physics, computers, electronics and logic, and work towards non-destructive testing certification.
Learn about essential oil and gas production topics including petroleum geology, maintenance of production equipment, gas plant processing requirements, control systems and safety protocols.
NAIT's Power Engineering courses prepare students to challenge the provincial certification exam for Fifth Class through to Third Class.
Upon successful completion of this program you will have the skills needed to utilize PLCs to assist your industry to be successful in a local, provincial, and global market.
This certificate provides a foundation for creating applications and scripts to create software solutions utilizing the Python language and supporting libraries.
Training for industry staff in the development and maintenance of automated systems.
SITRAIN courses are delivered by certified trainers and focus on practical procedures and maintenance techniques to give employees the necessary knowledge to keep operations running smoothly.
Expand your existing electrical knowledge into the innovative and growing solar energy industry!
Gain entry-level employment or advance your career in the field of wastewater collection and treatment.
NAIT and ABC Bees have partnered to offer beekeeping courses that cover professional and personal apiary strategies.
Incident Command System (ICS) training is foundational for Emergency Response and critical to creating a strong emergency response strategy.
Develop the technical knowledge, practical skills and understanding to advance your career in the pulp and paper industry.
Sustainable Environment and Green Culture courses instruct how to improve the efficiency of your home and landscape, environmental footprint, and food sources and security.
The NAIT Water and Wastewater Technician distance learning courses are well recognized by employers in the industry and by Alberta Environment and Parks.
Explain how awareness of culturally distinct groups enhances the Emergency Management practice.
Examine emergency prevention and mitigation strategies unique to distinct and/or geographically dispersed communities.
Whether you are a new mother, considering a health care career or simply have an interest in learning how to deal with emergency situations, NAIT's life saving courses are for you.
This program will give you the abilities, essential skills and confidence to provide basic first-on-scene emergency care to patients before and after Emergency Medical Services (EMS) arrives.
Learn the major elements of the human body, gain skills in communicating effectively with patients and practice life-saving skills.
Whether you work in the food industry, on a construction site, or in an office setting, hazards can occur at any time and to anyone.
Develop soft skills needed to become a leader in the healthcare field! From professionalism and ethics to management and leadership, build on existing education to become an effective supervisor.
NAIT's Healthcare Manager Certificate provides an opportunity for current and potential health care managers to strengthen and build on current skills to prepare you for leadership excellence.
NAIT's Healthcare Supervisor Certificate instructs the fundamentals of leadership excellence in the medical industry.
Working in consultation with industry experts, these courses are designed specifically for Emergency Healthcare providers who are first to respond to trauma patients.
Many police, industrial organizations, safety and security enforcement agencies, and remote operations require medical first responders.
NAIT’s Medical Office Administrator certificate will introduce students to a variety of courses that will prepare them to pursue a career as a Medical Office Administrator.
The NAIT MRT Bridging program offers a flexible course of study to help you gain the knowledge and skills expected of radiographers in Canada.
If you're a medical radiological technologist, our program can help you review and practice your skills.
Discover what you need to work as an ophthalmic assistant in a private ophthalmologist’s or optometrist's office, clinic or hospital.
Enrich your professional development and flexibility in the job market by learning theories and methodologies involved in refraction.
NAIT's Professional Development for Clinical Laboratory Professionals courses are designed to help practicing MLTs, MLAs and CLXTs deepen their knowledge and/or expand their practice.
NAIT’s Professional Development for Combined Laboratory and X-ray Technologists courses are designed for CLXT’s looking to acquire a new skill or perfect an existing one.
The Certified Chef de Cuisine (CCC) program will help you assess and further expand your understanding of human resource management, operations, menu planning and nutrition considerations.
Gain a competitive edge in the food services industry by combining your culinary and restaurant skills with certification in food preparation and workplace safety.
Gain basic meat cutting knowledge in a professional environment, learn meat cutting skills and techniques that meet industry standards and market trends.
Practice fundamental patisserie techniques to create a variety of decadent pastries, baking and dessert masterpieces.
In this era of the health-conscious consumer, it is vital that restaurants adapt and focus on health and nutrition when creating recipes.
The skills of your team will determine the success of your restaurant.
Contribute to your restaurant’s brand identity by learning to create menus that act as powerful marketing tools to attract new customers and retain existing ones.
Keep your operation afloat by developing a better understanding the true costs of doing business. Identify and calculate the different types of costs.
The National Canadian Culinary Institute (CCI) written exam is a three-hour examination that is a comprehensive exam covering cost controls, human resource management, menu planning and nutrition.
The National Canadian Culinary Institute (CCI) practical exam is two days in length.
A comprehensive overview of airbrake mechanics, including circuits, components and theory of operation.
Develop your knowledge and gain practical exposure to elements of the auto body trade, including airbrushing, auto body repair and MIG welding.
Try an ancient craft that has been practiced for thousands of years around the world, and create works of metal art using fire and your own two hands.
Learn the basic concepts of gunsmithing, including accurization, barreling, barrel fitting and customization of a firearm.
If you are looking to update your skills and knowledge in the Heavy Equipment industry, these courses could be your answer.
This series of courses will introduce you to the use of Mastercam software by machinists, engineers and users of CNC in various lathe or milling operations.
Prepare for entry-level jobs and/or your apprenticeship by gaining practical knowledge and developing safe work habits.
Experience hands-on training with the operation of machine shop equipment, including drill press, lathe and milling machines.
Learn the basics of the Millwright trade and practice essential skills in reciprocating compressor maintenance.
NAIT’s Academic Upgrading program is a bridging program designed for adults from a variety of academic backgrounds to gain prerequisite entrance requirements needed for post-secondary study.
Take your first step to academic success with NAIT's ESL classes. NAIT gives conditional admission into programs for students who complete their studies through NAIT ESL classes.
Learn skills needed to write with confidence in academic settings. Learn structures and features of writing to communicate with coherence and unity.
Improve your overall English fluency by participating in this ESL listening and speaking class. Learn different communication strategies.
Prepare for the NAIT English Language Proficiency (ELP) assessment exam.
Take the IELTS Academic English Language Test with confidence! Master tips and techniques that can help you improve your score, especially in the writing component, which tends to be the most...
Knowing how to communicate effectively in the workplace is essential to becoming an active and contributing member of an organizational team and promoting increased levels of safety in the workplace.
The NAIT English Language Proficiency (ELP) Exam is for students applying to a NAIT credit program and need to submit proof of ELP as part of their application.
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