Continuing Education for Your Career Success!
Continuing education courses give adult learners the ability to upgrade their job and career skills. At Academy of Learning we offer a wide range of courses that will help you improve your current position or launch a new career!
Listed are some of our most popular individual and continuing education courses, but we have more than 100 available. If you can't find what you are looking for, please contact your local campus for more information!
- Bookkeeping (Levels 1 & 2)
- Quickbooks Training
- Sage 50 and Sage 300 Training
- Payroll Courses (Levels 1, 2 and 3)
- Keyboarding (Levels 1, 2, 3 and 4)
- General Computer Skills Training
- Windows 10 (Levels 1 & 2)
- Business Writing & Correspondence
- Human Resources & Management
- Marketing & Sales
Please note that most of our continuing education courses can count towards a certificate and diploma programs. For example, Bookkeeping Level 1 can be credited for you towards Accounting Bookkeeper, Accounting Clerk or Accounting and Payroll Administrator!
Our continuing education courses are available at the following campuses:
Bookkeeping and Accounting Continuing Education Courses
Bookkeeping for Business and Career Success! We offer two levels of bookkeeping courses that cover the cor theory of bookkeeping for business and non-profit. You'll learn the fundamentals of double-entry bookkeeping including general ledger, A/R and A/P, payroll, statements and year end procedures. Add this desirable skill to your resume.
Quickbooks Software Training
Quickbooks Course - Bookkeeping for the 21st Century! Learn what you need to master the most popular small business accounting software in Canada. You'll explore creating a new company, recording activities, reporting, graphs, statements and more. This course includes access to Quickbooks either remotely or on-site.
Sage 50 and Sage 300 Application Training
Sage 50 Course and Sage 300 - Scalable Accounting Software Training! Sage 50 (formerly Simply Accounting) is the preferred choice of most bookkeepers and accountants in Canada. Learn this complex and powerful software to boost your employment prospects or to help launch your own bookkeeping career. We additionally offer four courses on Sage 300, the enterprise level accounting software used by big business and government. These courses include access to the applications remotely or on-campus.
Payroll Courses with the Canadian Payroll Association
Payroll Courses for a well paid career across Canada! Academy of Learning works with the Canadian Payroll Association to offer fast-tracked training in one of the most valuable business and accounting skills. These three continuing education courses covers the complex and regulated ins and outs of payroll in Canada. In just 4 months, learn what you need to earn your CPA designation.
Start your Payroll Career and call today!
Computer Courses, Keyboarding & Windows 10 Training
Typing Training - Beginner through 60+wpm
Increase your typing speed for employment! Whether you are a two-fingered typist or already adept and needing to speed up, we have the typing training for you! With four levels of courses covering 0 to 60+ words per minute (wpm), we can help you learn to type quickly and accurately. Moreover, each course includes a final test with your adjust wpm that is accepted at a wide range of employers including government, non-profit and health organizations. AOLCC also offers typing test services.
Learn to keyboard faster and more accurately or book your typing test!
General Computer Courses
Get the basics in computer skills you need! Virtually every industry requires at least fundamental computer skills. Whether you need to retrain or are re-entering the workforce, we can start you off with entry level computer training covering basic personal and business computer skills and internet skills.
Windows 10 Courses
Windows 10 Training from beginner to advanced! Windows 10 is hands down the most popular operating system world-wide. Most people use it virtually every day. However, few can leverage the power it offers. With two courses in Windows 10, you can learn customization, handling applications, troubleshooting and much more.
Get the Windows 10 training you need for your new career!
General Business Skills for Continuing Education
Business Writing and Correspondence Courses
Regardless of your position, you are likely writing (emails, memos and reports etc) for your job. You are professional and competent. Therefore your writing should reflect that! Academy of Learning offers three courses on grammar and business correspondence that will ensure your writing reflects well on you.
Coming soon to this site! Contact your local campus for details on Business Writing and Correspondence continuing education.
Human Resources and Management
Academy of Learning offers HR and Management courses covering recruiting and hiring, the laws and regulations of business, management and supervisory skills. You can learn how to create and manage a great team.
More webpages coming soon! Contact your local campus for details on HR and management courses.
Marketing and Sales
Marketing and sales drive private (and some not so private!) organizations across the globe. Learn the soft and hard skills you need to succeed as a business owner, manager, or employee tasked with making the organization more successful!
Academy of Learning offers training in marketing, traditional and digital, ethical sales and popular software including Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
More webpages coming soon! Contact your local campus for details on continuing education for marketing and sales.