Continuing Education

Records management

Take the full line-up of Record Management courses and earn a Records Management certificate to feature on your résumé.

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.

(RM06) Spreadsheets: Excel

Cost: $280-$285

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
Nov 25-Dec 15
 | 80249 ($280)
Jul 20-Aug 9 | 40209 ($285)

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

Cost: $285

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. 

Online
Jan 20–Feb 9 | 
20204

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
(RM01) Fundamentals of Records Management

Cost: $285

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. Note: It is advised that students are familiar with Databases, like Access, prior to this course.

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

Online
Feb 10–Mar 1 | 20205

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

Cost: $285

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. 

Online
Mar 2–22 | 20206 

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
(RM09) Records Management Practicum

Cost: $765

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. Practicum is required for program completion. The first week consists of an online Employment Skills workshop. The remaining two weeks are off-site with a host company.

Off-campus location

Mar 2–8 online, Mar 9–20 off-site | 20277
Aug 10–16 online, Aug 17–28 off-site |40108

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
(RM02) Records Classification

Cost: $570

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. Note: It is advised that students are familiar with Databases, like Access, prior to this course.

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

Online
Mar 23–Apr 26 | 20246

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

Cost: $285

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
May 4–24
| 40208

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

Cost: $285

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
May 25–Jun 14 | 40210

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
(RM03) Record Management Systems

Cost: $570

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. Note: It is advised that students are familiar with Databases, like Access, prior to this course.

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

Online
Jun 15–Jul 19 
| 40207

Phone 1-888-823-8734 to register for courses
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UFV Continuing Education's winter/spring 2020 catalogue is now live online for your to choose your next learning opportunity. Registration is now open.

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