Certificate in Business Management*

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

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.

*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, in this 8-week program.
  • 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 8 weeks

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


Advanced 1

(Equivalent to TOEFL iBT 80, or IELTS 6.5)

*Students starting in 2022 require an ILSC Intermediate 4 English level (equivalent to TOEFL IBT: 60, or IELTS: 6.0)


2021 - Daytime*: Mar 29, Sep 13

*In Toronto only, the daytime program schedule is paused for 2021. Daytime programs will resume in Toronto for 2022 start dates.

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

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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