Business, Leadership, and Professional Development

Business Training

Business Skills Training

NAIT Corporate and International Training offers a wide range of workforce training for all staff, from front-line employees to the most seasoned manager.

We teach both technical skills and valuable soft skills, from accounting and communication techniques to leadership and supervisory development. Your employees will walk away with strategies they can use in the workplace right away, providing an immediate return on your investment.

Our goal is to help your organization fill current skill gaps, including how to improve your critical thinking, self-leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills.

Our Leadership Development and Workplace Essentials Certificates are designed to provide essential business skills to your workforce. If you have specific training requirements, we also specialize in building custom training programs to meet your exact organizational needs.

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Leadership Development Certificate

Upon successful completion of 28 hours of the Leadership courses below, students will be issued a Leadership Development Certificate. The Leadership Development Certificate program is designed to develop the leadership capacity and skills of both current and aspiring leaders. Register via the links below.

Leadership

CITC966 - Enhancing Your Team Leadership & Coaching for High Performance 2

 
Delivery Options: Online, Day Hours: 7 Fees: $260

Enhancing Your Team Leadership Discover how exceptional leaders model an achievement orientation and optimize team performance.

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Leadership - Online

CITC925 - Leadership and Motivation

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Leaders can encourage employee motivation, organizationally align performance, and increase engagement in today’s diverse workplace.

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CITC926 - Delegation

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Delegation by a leader supports employee development, motivates teams, builds your credibility as a leader, and can save time and money.

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CITC931 - Team Leadership

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

High-functioning workplace teams don’t just happen; they are the result of strategic leadership decisions.

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CITC933 - Enhancing Your Influence Skills

 
Hours: 3.5 Fees: $TBD

Exceptional leaders use their knowledge, skills, experience, and reputation to influence people and workplace initiatives.

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CITC934 - Conflict Essentials

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Conflict management skills are a critical element of effective leadership, yet an area in which many new and experienced leaders struggle with.

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CITC935 - Effective Change Leadership

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Managing change is a constant, critical element of effective leadership.

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CITC936 - Building Collaborative Relationships

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Explore the relational competencies required to be a strong leader in today’s diverse workplace.

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CITC942 - Innovation and Strategic Implementation

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Discover strategies that foster creative thinking and explore how leadership can create a culture of innovation.

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CITC945 - Negotiation

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Develop your professional toolkit by exploring the concepts, skills, and principles of skillful negotiation. Identify your individual negotiation style and its strengths.

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CITC946 - Decision Making and Ethics

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 3.5 Fees: $175

Learn the principles of ethical decision making and how to apply them judiciously in the competing demands and ambiguities of today’s workplace.

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Workplace Essentials Certificate

Let NAIT’s Workplace Essentials courses give you skills that are most sought after by employers.

A Workplace Essentials Certificate will be earned upon successful completion of 42 hours of any combination of eligible courses. See below for the eligible courses and register.

CITC815 - Cross-Cultural Intelligence (CQ)

 
Delivery Options: Day, Online Hours: 7 Fees: $245

Boost your business acumen by developing your cultural intelligence (CQ).

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CITC816 - Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

 
Delivery Options: Online, Day Hours: 7 Fees: $245

Improve communication and promote teamwork by exploring diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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CITC819 - Managing the Virtual Workplace

 
Delivery Options: Day, Online Hours: 7 Fees: $245

Virtual workers and virtual teams are essential parts of today’s workforce. More than ever, people are using technology to work anywhere, anytime.

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CITC822 - Public Speaking - Presentation Survival Skills

 
Delivery Options: Online, Day Hours: 14 Fees: $365

Does the idea of presenting to an audience make you anxious? Would you like to boost your confidence speaking to a crowd? Overcome your fear of public speaking and presenting by registering in...

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CITC823 - Mastering the Interview

 
Hours: 7 Fees: $TBD

Searching for a new job and want to ace the interview? The interview is one of the key elements in the job search process and like any skill you can master it with preparation and practice.

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CITC825 - On-the-Job Train-the-Trainer

 
Delivery Options: Day, Online Hours: 14 Fees: $425

Learn how to develop and deliver structured on-the-job training sessions in your organization.

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CITC827 - Workplace Success – Key Skills You’ll Need

 
Delivery Options: Day, Online Hours: 7 Fees: $245

Several key skills are invaluable for those seeking success in the workplace. These may be referred to as soft skills, transferrable skills, enabling skills, or critical employability skills.

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CITC842 - Creating a Positive Work Environment

 
Delivery Options: Day, Online Hours: 7 Fees: $245

A positive work environment is important to a company’s productivity; it is also important to us personally. Our emotional and physical health can be improved by working in a positive environment.

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CITC855 - Accounting Skills for Non Accounting Employees

 
Delivery Options: Online Hours: 14 Fees: $365

Many of us flinch when we hear terms like depreciation, cash flow, balance sheet, and (worst of all!) budgets.

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CITC863 - Communication Strategies

 
Delivery Options: Online, Day Hours: 14 Fees: $365

Have you ever had a challenge with effectively getting your point across? Can you recall a time when you easily connected and communicated with someone? This course will help you understand the...

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Clear and Concise Writing

CITC820 - Writing and Editing Skills for Business (Level 1: Basics)

 
Delivery Options: Online, Day Hours: 7.25 Fees: $245

How confident are you in your writing? Do you ever feel unsure about what is correct and why? Gain practical strategies to help you write clear, direct sentences while avoiding common errors in...

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CITC821 - Writing and Editing Skills for Business (Level 2: Advanced)

 
Delivery Options: Online, Day Hours: 7.25 Fees: $245

Master 15 strategies of plain English that professional writers use to clear clutter from their messages— strategies you can apply every day to enhance your letters, reports, and email messages.

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What to Expect

Our Commitment to Your Success

NAIT Corporate and International Training can construct a program from existing courses or custom-build a training program specifically for your team’s needs. From interpersonal to coaching to communication skills, our wide variety of courses will provide you with tools that can be applied immediately. Whether you are new to the workforce or you are a seasoned employee, let our training give you an advantage.

NAIT programming will provide clients and their employees with more than theoretical instruction. It will facilitate personal development to promote career growth and result in hands-on, practical knowledge and skills; which can be applied immediately. Our goal is to assist our clients in planning for the future, and not merely operating day-to-day. We will add value to the training process for you and your employees by creating a path to lifelong learning.

Business Training

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Sarah Stevenson Tweddle

Account Manager 

Sarah is the Account Manager for:

  • Business, Leadership, and Professional Development
  • IT and Computer Training
  • Teaching and Training Excellence
  • Disaster and Emergency Management
  • Health
  • Hospitality

She graduated from NAIT in 2004 and, as an advocate of lifelong learning, has continued with her education ever since; completing the Project Management and the Becoming a Master Instructor certificate programs.

As an Account Manager, Sarah will serve as the primary contact between NAIT and your business and will work together with you to determine your training needs. 

 

Corporate and International Training

Phone: 780.378.5044
Email: CITtraining@nait.ca 


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Custom & Group Training Solutions

If you need group or custom training based on the courses above, contact us.
We will develop a solution to meet the unique demands of your organization.

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Canada Job Grant

Canadian businesses can get up to 65% of employee training costs covered through the Canada Job Grant. The grant is available to businesses in all sectors.

Trades and Applied Technologies

NAIT Industry Solutions has partnerships with hundreds of organizations to deliver world-class trades training for businesses to enhance employees’ skills or to bridge gaps in employee skill sets.

Professional Development Courses Schedule

NAIT’s career-related seminars and workshops are designed with professionals in mind.

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