Continuing Education

Records management

Take the full line-up of Record Management courses and earn a Records Management certificate to feature on your résumé.

Databases: Access

Cost: $275

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. 

Winter 2018 | Details to be announced: November 1, 2017

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Fundamentals of Records Management

Cost: $275

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. 

Oct 222 80076, Online

*Login to Blackboard Sept 25 for MindTap Orientation. Records Management textbook with MindTap access must be purchased first.*

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Business Communications

Cost: $275

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. 

Oct 23Nov 12 | 80078, Online

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Records Classification

Cost: $550

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. 

Nov 13Dec 17 80077, Online

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Digital Age Literacy

Cost: TBD

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.

Winter 2018 | Online

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Word-Processing: Word

Cost: TBD

Skill development and application of industry-related document design using Microsoft® Word software. Attention to detail and practical application is emphasized in preparing business documents and forms.

Winter 2018 | Online

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Record Management Systems

Cost: TBD

An introduction to records management systems. Topics will stem from the life cycle of a record and result in the creation of a records management system for inventory to destruction. 

Winter 2018 | Online

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Spreadsheets: Excel

Cost: TBD

Skill development and application of spreadsheet concepts using Microsoft® Excel software. Emphasis is on creating and using spreadsheets for business applications.

Winter 2018 | Online

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
Records Management Practicum

Cost: TBD
Prerequisite: Completion of all records management program courses

An 80-hour supervised field-based placement through which participants can refine, integrate, and apply the knowledge acquired in the information and Records Management certificate program.

Spring 2018

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
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Registration for fall courses starts June 30

Earn a certificate to advance your career — or gain a new skill by taking a course. Choose now from UFV Continuing Education’s Fall 2017 options.

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