Certificate in Business Management*

Get an intro to business management in a fast 8-16 week certificate program.

In British Columbia, this program has been approved by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.

Explore some of the key management & business law topics to prepare you for a promotion or new position.

Take two courses from our Business program suite that focus on business management. Learn about various elements of the management process and explore business law to better understand business operations. This program is a great way to build foundational knowledge for future management studies.

A certificate in Business Management can open opportunities in many fields, such as Office Administration and Management, B2B sales and Logistics Coordinators and Managers.

*In Vancouver, this program is called Certificate in Business Management. In Toronto, this program is called Certificate in Business Management Clerk.

Why Choose the Certificate in Business Management.

  • Increase your employability fast.
  • Explore key business management concepts like planning, organizing, directing and controlling organizational activities.
  • Learn the fundamentals of business law to help you make better business management decisions.
  • Learn from business industry experts with recent business management experience.

Vancouver, Toronto


Daytime 8 weeks
Evening 16 weeks

*Schedules will be adjusted in December to accommodate public holidays. Contact us for more information.


Intermediate 4

(Equivalent to TOEFL iBT: 60, IELTS: 6.0, Duolingo 95)

OR Completion of a minimum of three full years of study in a secondary or post-secondary institution where the sole language of instruction is English.


View general Greystone College Admission Requirements for your chosen campus.


2022 - Daytime: Feb 28, Aug 15*
2022 - Evening: Nov 7

2023 - Daytime: Jan 30, Jul 17*
2023 - Evening: Aug 14

*only available in Toronto

Program Courses

The course provides students with an overview of business law and an understanding of basic legal terminology. Since contracts form the heart of business operations, a significant portion of the course is dedicated to contract law and various legal issues arising from contract disputes. Class topics and discussions will draw on examples from current news media reports on legal cases. Knowledge of the court system includes field trips to the law courts.

This course introduces students to the concept of management by exploring the roles and functions of managers in a business environment. The purpose of the course is to enhance the students' understanding of the elements of the management processes of planning, organizing, directing and controlling organizational activities. The course is designed to build a foundation of knowledge needed in future management courses.

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