Home    Search        Go  
Programs & Courses  Continuing Education  Thebacha Campus
    Register Login

Thebacha Campus - Continuing Education Courses

Aurora College's Continuing Education courses provide Northerners with the opportunity to develop new skills or improve existing ones. Subjects are professional in orientation, such as Management Studies and Safety Training and Certification, while others are general interest programs.

If you are looking for information that is not listed here, please email Jessica Cox, Coordinator, Continuing Education, Thebacha Campus at jcox@auroracollege.nt.ca or call (867) 872-7507.

Click here for the Thebacha Campus Continuing Education Application Form.

Thebacha Campus
Start Date Time Course # Title Instructor

Apr 09, 2018 9:00 AM 002-707 Project Monitoring and Control (HAY RIVER) Janet Dean, TangleTree Enterprises

In this one-day course, you will learn to:

  • Establish a baseline from which to measure results
  • Develop contingencies for “unknowns”
  • Control the project scope
  • Implement a change management process
  • Apply techniques to shorten project duration
  • Track cost, schedule and quality data
  • Report project progress and status
  • Apply strategies for getting back on track
Apr 10, 2018 9:00 AM 002-702 Managing and Administering Contracts, Joint Ventures, and Partnerships (HAY RIVER) Janet Dean, TangleTree Enterprises

Running a successful project is more than just aligning your project team to project goals. It also requires a clear and conscious focus on aligning corollary team participants, contractors and subcontractors through contract management and administration. In this one-day course you will learn:

  • Drafting RFP’s and bid documents
  • Analyzing and evaluating responses
  • Fundamentals of contracting
  • Identifying key deliverables and objectives
  • Establishing quality and delivery criteria
  • Monitoring budgets and delivery
  • Managing without micromanaging or “giving away the store”
  • Closing out agreements
Apr 10, 2018 9:00 AM 002-191 Standard First Aid with CPR C & AED Al Dumont
  This St. John Ambulance course includes Standard First Aid with CPR Level C (adult/infant/child) and Automated External Defibrillation (AED). It is for those who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies in the home or workplace. A variety of topics are covered, from basic cardiovascular and breathing emergencies, CPR Level C and prevention of disease transmission, to more severe sudden medical conditions and injuries to the head and spine.
Apr 11, 2018 9:00 AM 002-708 Quality Metrics for Projects (HAY RIVER) Janet Dean, TangleTree Enterprises

Meeting cost and time constraints within a project often compromises quality. This course explores how to maintain your quality standards through a balanced approach to quality time and cost. The focus is on developing and applying a quality framework that works for your own projects. In this one-day course, you will learn:

  • Defining quality
  • The quality approach
  • Prioritizing key quality metrics
  • The quality management plan - establishing metrics
  • Applying practical tools and techniques
  • Applying industry-standard techniques
  • Applying quality control tools and techniques
  • Compiling and documenting lessons learned
  • Sharing best practices
Apr 12, 2018 9:00 AM 002-701 Effective Preparation and Start-up of Projects (HAY RIVER) Janet Dean. TangleTree Enterprises

Effective initiation processes are key to launching effective projects. This course explores specific tips and strategies you can implement during the preparation and start up phases. In this one-day course, you will learn:

  • An overview of approaches, methods, and instruments for the initiation
  • Selecting methods and instruments that fit your project
  • Actively involving others in the analysis and planning of the project
  • The role of a project facilitator
  • The effect of different leadership styles and training tools and tricks
  • Creating, editing and updating a project handbook
  • How projects should be launched, by applying adjusted versions of workshops, facilitation, handbooks, and other guidelines used by others (best practices)
  • Implementing the course ideas into your own organization/project
Apr 13, 2018 9:00 AM 002-710 PMP Certification Preparation (HAY RIVER) Janet Dean. TangleTree Enterprises

Individuals may be certified by the Project Management Institute (an internationally-recognized body of project management professionals), a comprehensive program that certifies individuals knowledge in the field of project management. If you would like to find out more information please visit www.pmi.org.

This course provides an intensive review of the subject matter tested on the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification Exam. You will improve your test-taking skills by completing sample exam questions and by discussing the rationale behind both correct and incorrect answers. This course will help you identify personal strengths and weaknesses in each of the knowledge areas and develop a personal strategy for passing the exam.

Unfortunately, at this time, Aurora College, Thebacha Campus does not offer the PMP exam.

Your Comments are Welcome - Please click here! Copyright® 2018 Aurora College