Business

Current Course Offerings

Board Members and their Roles
This course provides a focused overview of a board member’s role and practical guidelines to best fill the role for first timers or experienced board members alike.

Hope Centre
(40225 BISC BSU13 H5A) 1 session, Thu, 6–9 pm, $70
Starts Apr 9


Discipline and Termination
This five-hour course provides leaders who are supervising or managing work teams with basic knowledge and strategies to prevent difficult employee discipline situations from spiraling out of control and into costly legal battles.

CHILLIWACK — UFV Five Corners
(20285 BISC HRM16 F5A) 2 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30–9 pm, $98
Starts Mar 23


Fundraising Basics
This course provides proven techniques to manage a successful fundraising program for volunteers and staff working in community relations or business development. Explore current information on the competitive marketplace, research techniques to make your project stand out, and strategies and legal concerns that influence media activities.

CHILLIWACK— UFV Five Corners
(40217 BISC HRM15 F5A) 2 sessions, Mon, Wed, 6:30–9 pm, $98
Starts May 11


How to Start a Small Business
This course explores the various options, considerations, and legal requirements involved in starting up a small business in B.C., including business structures, business types, business planning, and other essential steps. The session covers the ins and outs of start-up costs, break-even analysis, financing, market share, and marketing strategy.

Hope Centre
(40226 BISC BS01 HA5) 1 session, Sat, 9 am–4 pm, $110
Starts Apr 18


Introduction to the Business of Non-Profit
This course provides a history of non-profits and examines the need for their services in today’s society. Find out how having committed board members and a vision for success can help your non-profit succeed. Learn how to identify your non-profit’s core competency and leverage it to compete for scarce resources in an ever-changing economic climate.

Hope Centre

(20299 BISC BSU12 H5A) 1 session, Sat, 9 am–4 pm, $110
Starts Mar 21


Payroll Fundamentals I
This course is the second core payroll course in the Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) certification program. Learn to calculate regular individual pay, non-regular individual pay, and
termination payments. Find out how to complete a Record of Employment (ROE), and communicate all aspects of individual pay requirements to your stakeholders.

ABBOTSFORD — Clearbrook Centre
(20294 BISC PF01 A5A) 8 sessions, Sat, 9 am–3:30 pm, $385
Starts Apr 25

Students must first register with UFV at 604-854-4501. Tuition is due at the time of registration. Students must also register with the CPA at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the course. The CPA fee for the course is $470.00 + GST for non-members, or $300.00 +GST for current CPA members.


updated Feb 19, 2015

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