Corporate Learning

In an ever-evolving work environment, competent and skilled employees are key to an organization’s long-term success. Teams who equip their members with research-based, practical knowledge hold a great competitive advantage. The University of Alberta offers the best information and learning experiences, with flexible corporate learning solutions for professionals in a number of thriving job markets.

Our courses, seminars, workshops, and customized learning offerings are developed by internal experts, leading researchers, and industry partners, and they are delivered by instructors currently working and leading in their fields. We are committed to providing relevant, flexible, and high-quality training to individual learners and organizations looking to maximize employee potential.

With over 400 courses in over 40 program areas, the Faculty of Extension draws on a diverse knowledge base to offer high-quality corporate learning opportunities. Working with human resource departments, management teams, and corporate leaders, our Corporate Learning staff will help you design and deliver training opportunities that ensure your organization meets its staff development goals.


The Faculty of Extension offers courses and programs eligible for employee training cost assistance through the Canada-Alberta Job Grant. We have a wide range of offerings accepted for this employer-driven training program, which is available for businesses in all sectors across Alberta.

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  • Relevant courses, seminars, and programs that empower learners with essential foundational knowledge and practical skills that can be immediately applied in the workplace.

  • A diverse range of services, from off-the-shelf courses, seminars, and programs to fully customized offerings based on a joint analysis of your organization’s needs.

  • Convenient delivery: times, dates, and locations are flexible and can take place either at our downtown campus, at the University of Alberta main campus, or at an offsite location.

  • Highly knowledgeable and passionate instructors who are experts in their fields. Our corporate learning instructors are selected based upon the alignment of desired outcomes and an instructor’s experience and expertise in meeting these desired objectives.

  • Courses, seminars, and programs from an academic institution that is recognized and respected locally, nationally, and internationally.

  • Special corporate pricing (dependent on numbers of learners).