Continuing Education

Records management

Take the full line-up of Record Management courses and earn a Records Management certificate to feature on your résumé.
The yearly course schedule can be found here: Records Management Schedule.

Want to sample one course?

Email continuingeducation@ufv.ca and we'll help you enrol in the course of your choice without needing to apply to the Records Management program.

(RM01) Fundamentals of Records Management

Cost: $275

This course is an overview of the roles, responsibilities, terminology, and governing principles of current records management practices. Strategies for implementing a records program in a variety of different organizations will be discussed.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Available Fall 2019

(RM02) Records Classification

Cost: $550

Today’s records exist in countless formats—digital or physical, personal or shared. Classifying records allows for systematic identification and coding that results in easy retrieval. You will learn how to code within various classification systems.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Online

Nov 12–Dec 16 | 80048

(RM03) Record Management Systems

Cost: $550

This course provides an introduction to records management systems. Topics will follow the life cycle of a record and provide you the guidelines needed to create a records management system from inventory to destruction.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Online

Feb 25–Mar 31 | 20044

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
(RM04) Digital Age Literacy

Cost: $275

Focus on technical skills needed to work in this digital age. Topics include electronic communications using Microsoft ® Outlook, organization and transfer of data, and record security.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Online

Jan 14–Feb 3 | 20112

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
(RM05) Databases: Access

Cost: TBD

Skill development and application of introductory database concepts using Microsoft Access. Topics include building reports and forms; designing, creating, maintaining, editing, and querying a database; and creating reports and forms.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Available Fall 2019

(RM06) Spreadsheets: Excel

Cost: $275

In this hands-on course, learn about spreadsheet concepts using Microsoft Excel software. The emphasis is on creating and using spreadsheets for business applications.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Online

Apr 8–29 | 20113

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
(RM07) Word-Processing: Word

Cost: $275

In this hands-on course, learn how to design and organize documents using Microsoft Word software. The course puts a special emphasis on attention to detail and practical application in preparing business documents and forms.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Online

Feb 4–24 | 20045

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
(RM08) Business Communications

Cost: $275

This course introduces the principles of business communications. Topics covered include the writing process; direct, indirect, and persuasive messages; and adapting messages for specific purposes and audiences.

This course is part of the Records Management certificate. To take the course individually, please contact continuingeducation@ufv.ca. 

Available in Fall 2019

(RM09) Records Management Practicum

Cost: $750

Complete an 80-hour supervised field-based placement to refine, integrate, and apply the knowledge you have acquired in the Records Management certificate program. In order to qualify for this practicum you must have successfully completed all previous coursework or be enrolled in the remainder of required courses.

Off-campus location

May 6–17 | 40030

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register
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