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Each Module is $200+gst for Non-Subscribers/Non-Members.

For Subscribers/Members, the participation fee is $100+gst.

Module 1: Establishing a Foundation 

  • Lesson 1 - Evolution of Economic Development
  • Lesson 2 - Roles of Leadership and Government
  • Lesson 3 - Economic Development Organizations
  • Lesson 4 - Development Staff

Module 2: The Professional 

  • Lesson 1 - Professionalism
  • Lesson 2 - Cultural Competencies
  • Lesson 3 - Leadership Competencies
  • Lesson 4 - Technical Competencies
  • Lesson 5 - Communication Competencies

Module 3: The Planning Continuum 

  • Lesson 1 - Planning to Plan
  • Lesson 2 - Getting the Background Information
  • Lesson 3 - The Economic Development Plan
  • Lesson 4 - Citizen Engagement and Consultation
  • Lesson 5 - The Marketing Plan
  • Lesson 6 - Project Planning

Module 4: Economic Development Strategies 

  • Lesson 1 - Investment Attraction
  • Lesson 2 - Business Retention and Expansion
  • Lesson 3 - Enterpreneurship and Industry
  • Lesson 4 - Rural Development and Regionalism
  • Lesson 5 - Workforce Development and Best Practices in Indigenous Economic Development