Records Management Specialist

Credential Certificate*
Tuition $3500
Duration 4 months
Intakes Continuous
Campus UFV Five Corners, Chilliwack
Days & Times Mon, Wed, Fri
9:00 am- 4:00 pm
Program Start October 6, 2014

Quick and easy retrieval of information is an essential part of an organization’s success. Information and Records Managers help organizations to systematically control and govern their most vital and important information. Learn the industry standards and best practices to sort, classify, maintain, and archive all forms of electronic and original information.

*Pending Approval.


*Note: Textbooks are not included in tuition and fees may change without notification.

Admission Requirements

1. Proof of Grade 12 or equivalent
2. 30 wpm typing speed verified
3. C+ or better in English 12

To express interest in this program, please email continuingeducation@ufv.ca.

Program Information

Courses

  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • MS Access
  • Business Communications
  • Digital Age Literacy
  • Fundamentals of Information and Records Management
  • Records Classification and Vocabulary
  • Records Management Systems
  • Practicum

Evaluation
You will receive a grade mark for each course in the program on classroom participation, assignments, study projects, practicum and examination results. You must achieve an 85 percent overall grade average and attendance of 90 percent in each course to earn the certificate. The grading procedure for this program is based on UFV’s Applied Business Technology grading system policy. Letter grades are awarded; students, if they choose, can order and pay for official transcripts upon completion of the entire program.

Practicum
There is a practicum component that must be taken immediately following the theory modules. You must successfully complete the theory components before you can be assigned a practicum placement. You will be responsible for your own transportation to your practicum site.

Instructors
Who knows more about Records Management duties than those who are currently working in the industry? Not only do our instructors have high academic qualifications, but they are also current, successful practitioners of the ideas they will be sharing with you. They are committed instructors who are passionate about communicating their knowledge and cultivating enthusiasm in their students.

Contact

604-851-6324
continuingeducation@ufv.ca

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updated July 14, 2014

 
UFV Continuing Education Brochure Fall 2014

General Information:
604-851-6324
continuingeducation@ufv.ca

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