Certifications & Professional Designations

Certifications & Professional Designations
Blue Seal Certificate Program Athabasca University is an approved provider of online courses for the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Achievement in Business Competencies (Blue Seal) program. The online Blue Seal certificate requires completion of four, 3-credit courses chosen from approved subject areas. AU’s online business courses can fulfill Blue Seal requirements PLUS transfer into a full credit certificate or degree program.
Certified Financial Planner Athabasca University’s (AU) Faculty of Business provides specific online courses to help you meet the requirements of the QAFP/CFP
Certified Hockey Professional The Business of Hockey Institute (BHI) was launched in early 2015 with the goal of improving the economic viability of professional and amateur hockey through education, research, consulting, and advocacy. As part of its educational mandate, BHI created the Certified Hockey Professional (CHP) designation.
Chartered Professional Accountant Globally recognized and respected, the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation is your key to a successful career. If you’re looking to enter the world of business or finance, you’ll need the professional accounting credential that will open doors and enhance your prospects.
Chartered Professional in Human Resources The Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation—Canada’s only professional standard certification—recognizes the commitment to upholding the highest standards of professional practice in HR and is a nationally recognized level of achievement within the field of human resources.
Other Certifications & Professional Designations AU business courses are recognized by a number of professional associations toward their professional designations or to fulfill ongoing training/updating requirements. You can find a list of all other Certifications and Designations by following the link here
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