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Records Management

Take the full line-up of Record Management courses and earn a Records Management Certificate to feature on your résumé. You'll find basic Records Management Program Information here.

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Email continuingeducation@ufv.ca and we'll help you enrol in the course of your choice without needing to apply to the Records Management program.

(RM01) Fundamentals of Records Management

Cost: $295.80
Prerequisite: It is advised that students are familiar with Databases, like Access, prior to this course.

This course is an overview of the roles, responsibilities, terminology, and governing principles of current records management practices. Strategies for implementing a records program in a variety of different organizations will be discussed.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

Oct 3-23 | 80011

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register
(RM02) Records Classification

Cost: $591.60
Prerequisite: It is advised that students are familiar with Databases, like Access, prior to this course.

Today’s records exist in countless formats—digital or physical, personal or shared. Classifying records allows for systematic identification and coding that results in easy retrieval. You will learn how to code within various classification systems.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

Nov 14-Dec 18 | 80012

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register
(RM03) Record Management Systems

Cost: $575.00
Prerequisite: It is advised that students are familiar with Databases, like Access, prior to this course.

This course provides an introduction to records management systems. Topics will follow the life cycle of a record and provide you the guidelines needed to create a records management system from inventory to destruction.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

Jun 6-Jul 10 | 40056

(RM04) Digital Age Literacy

Cost: $295.80

Focus on technical skills needed to work in this digital age. Topics include electronic communications using Microsoft ® Outlook, organization and transfer of data, and record security.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

 


Offered in Winter/Spring 2023 | dates to be announced

(RM05) Databases: Access

Cost: $295.80

Skill development and application of introductory database concepts using Microsoft Access. Topics include building reports and forms; designing, creating, maintaining, editing, and querying a database; and creating reports and forms.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

Sep 12-Oct 2 | 80022

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register
(RM06) Spreadsheets: Excel

Cost: $290.00

In this hands-on course, learn about spreadsheet concepts using Microsoft Excel software. The emphasis is on creating and using spreadsheets for business applications.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

Jul 18-Aug 7 | 40057

(RM07) Word-Processing: Word

Cost: $295.80

In this hands-on course, learn how to design and organize documents using Microsoft Word software. The course puts a special emphasis on attention to detail and practical application in preparing business documents and forms.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

 


Offered in Winter/Spring 2023 | dates to be announced

(RM08) Business Communications

Cost: $295.80

This course introduces the principles of business communications. Topics covered include the writing process; direct, indirect, and persuasive messages; and adapting messages for specific purposes and audiences.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca.


Delivery method: Online with no scheduled meeting times

Oct 24-Nov 13 | 80149

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register
(RM09) Records Management Practicum

Cost: $790.50
Prerequisite: In order to qualify for this practicum you must have successfully completed all previous coursework or be enrolled in the remainder of required courses.

Complete an 80-hour supervised field-based placement to refine, integrate, and apply the knowledge you have acquired in the Records Management certificate program. Continuing Education will find host sites that will provide training and support so that students are able to utilize their new skills in a safe environment. Practicum is required for program completion. The first week consists of an online Employment Skills workshop. The remaining two weeks are off-site with a host company.

Program Coordinator permission required to register. Please email continuingeducation@ufv.ca to request permission.


Offsite location

Sep 12-Oct 2 | 80199

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register

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