Administering and teaching programs for adult learners  

Meet the challenges of today’s learning environment with our adult learning and teaching program. Whether you're currently working as an educator or are looking to expand your knowledge of the field, our courses will help expand and strengthen your skills.

Adult Learning and Teaching


Adult Education
This certificate consists of eight online courses and is designed to help learners gain a comprehensive introduction to the field of adult education and a widely recognized professional credential. It meets the requirements set out by the Government of Nova Scotia, which enables learners to teach in community college and business settings. All courses can be taken individually and in any order. 

Theories of Adult Learning
Understanding Diversity and Inclusion
Program Design
Instructional Methods
Effective Facilitation
Evaluating Learning
Designing and Teaching Online
Indigenous Teaching and Learning Perspectives

Standalone Courses & Workshops

Train the Trainer (Self-Paced)
In this course, you will build skills and confidence in designing and delivering dynamic, interactive, and effective training sessions. 
Cost of Self-Paced Option: $995

Online Design and Delivery (Self-paced)
In this self-paced, 8-hour course, you will learn how to move teaching content online or develop new online courses. Cost: $575

Interrupting Unconscious Bias (Self-paced)
In this self-paced, 12-hour course, you will look inwards and dig deep into your beliefs. By bringing them to the forefront, you can explore the ways in which your biases impact your interactions with others. Cost: $575

Take your learning to the next level with a professional designation

Interested in earning a professional designation in project management, business analysis or human resource management? Learn more by checking out our Diploma in Professional and Leadership Studies.