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Professional and Part-Time Learning Professional Designations

  • Association of Administrative Professionals (AAP)
    • Code: AOAA

    The Association of Administrative Professionals (AAP) is a chartered, non-profit, Canadian association. We strive to provide administrative professionals the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive by encouraging all members to add to their individual competencies, advance their leadership skills, rea...lize their value in the workplace and community and have confidence to excel in their careers. Learn more about Association of Administrative Professionals (AAP)...

  • Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Testing and Welding Instruction
    • Code: WELO

    Durham College, in partnership with the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB), is approved for the administration of the CWB Welding Qualifications to the CSA standards 47-1. Learn more about Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Testing and Welding Instruction...

  • Certified Bookkeeper (CIB)
    • Code: CIB

    This program has been suspended. The Canadian Institute of Bookkeeping (CIB) has sold its assets to the Certified Professional Bookkeepers of Canada (CPB Canada). CIB is now pursuing dissolution of its corporation. CPB Canada has worked closely with CIB to develop a respectful transition plan to w...elcome CIB members into CPB Canada. Learn more by visiting CPB Canada’s welcome Portal for CIB Members here https://cpbcan.ca/join/cib-members.html. If you are a student working towards your CIB we recommend reaching out to CPB Canada directly to discuss your options here https://cpbcan.ca/index.html. We have reached out to CPB Canada to discuss opportunities to offer the educational requirements for their certification. We will update our website as soon as more information is available. For further information, please contact: Kelly McPhate or (905) 721-2000 ext. 2084. Learn more about Certified Bookkeeper (CIB)...

  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
    • Code: CFP

    Certified Financial Planner® (CFP®) or Qualified Associate Financial Planner™ (QAFP™) certifications are the most widely recognized financial planning designations in Canada and considered the standard for the profession, representing the highest level of competence, ethics and practice. There ...are nearly 17,000 CFP® professionals across Canada, part of an international network of more than 170,000 CFP professionals in 26 territories around the world. Learn more about Certified Financial Planner (CFP)...

  • Certified Human Resources Professionals (CHRP)
    • Code: HRPA

    The Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) is the entry-level designation. It is also the best known HR designation in Canada and available exclusively from the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA). Learn more about Certified Human Resources Professionals (CHRP)...

  • Certified Payroll Manager (CPM)
    • Code: CPA

    The National Payroll Institute, formerly The Canadian Payroll Association, offers the only payroll certifications in Canada: the Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) and the Certified Payroll Manager (CPM). These programs prepare payroll practitioners to manage the compliance requirements of an ...organization's annual payroll cycle, deliver clear and reliable payroll information, and contribute a payroll perspective to organizational policy and payroll discussions. Learn more about Certified Payroll Manager (CPM)...

  • Facility Management Professional® Credential Program (IFMA)
    • Code: IFMA

    The International Facility Management Association™ FMP Credential Program was designed to meet the challenges of the facility management profession and provide a standardized, consistent and high-quality learning experience. The program includes comprehensive print materials, interactive online st...udy tools and online FMP final assessments. Each course in the instructor-led program is two days and may be taken in any order. Learn more about Facility Management Professional® Credential Program (IFMA)...

  • Home Inspectors, Ontario Association of (OAHI)
    • Code: HOME

    In partnership with Seneca College and Carson Dunlop and Associates, and in co-operation with the Ontario Association of Home Inspectors (OAHI), Durham College offers a 10-course Home Inspection program that incorporates the Standards of Practice of the American Society of Home Inspectors/Canadian A...ssociation of Home and Property Inspectors (ASHI/CAHPI). Standards of Practice define a minimum and uniform standard for private, fee-paid home inspectors. The Carson Dunlop and Associates program has been adopted by the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), and is also recognized and recommended by the Canadian Association of Home and Property Inspectors (CAHPI) in all provinces. The Carson Dunlop program complies with ASHI Curriculum and Standards of Practice. The program also meets the Professional Home/Property Inspector Occupational Standards developed by the Canadian Home Inspectors and Building Officials Steering Committee for National Standards (CHIBO). Learn more about Home Inspectors, Ontario Association of (OAHI)...

  • Joint Health & Safety Committee Certification (JHSC)
    • Code: JHSC

    Does your company have 20 or more employees? Under the Ontario Occupational Health & Safety Act (OHSA), most workplaces of this size are required to have an internal health and safety representative who has been certified by the Chief Prevention Officer (CPO) of the Ministry of Labour, Training & Sk...ills Development. Learn more about Joint Health & Safety Committee Certification (JHSC)...

  • Law Clerk (ILCO)
    • Code: ILCO

    Offered in partnership with the Institute of Law Clerks (ILCO), the Associate level Law Clerks courses will provide legal clerks already in the field with added expertise, expand the knowledge of legal secretaries, and provide the basic academic foundation needed for people with legal experience p...lanning a career as a law clerk. The courses are designed to prepare students to write The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario provincial examinations (additional fees required). Learn more about Law Clerk (ILCO)...

  • Lean Belt Training
    • Code: LNGB

    Continuous improvement is a critical component of success in today’s competitive landscape. Organizations around the world look to find new ways to increase efficiencies by identifying and remove any non-value added activities in their everyday operations. Learn more about Lean Belt Training...

  • Manufacturing Leadership Certificate Program (MLCP) (Recognition of Achievement)
    • Code: MFLD

    Global competition, the development of advanced technologies and other economic challenges are rapidly changing the way Canadian businesses and industries operate. The Manufacturing Leadership Certificate Program (MLCP) is designed to help participants who already have a high level of technical expe...rtise in the industry by developing the leadership skills needed to advance their careers. Learn more about Manufacturing Leadership Certificate Program (MLCP) (Recognition of Achievement)...

  • PMI® PMP® Exam Preparation
    • Code: PMGT

    If you are taking this course, you probably have some professional exposure to the duties of a project manager, or you may be considering embarking on a career in professional project management. Your ability as a project manager to demonstrate best practices in project management—both on the job... and through professional certification—is becoming the standard to compete in today's fast-paced and highly technical workplace. In this course, you will apply the generally recognized practices of project management acknowledged by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® to successfully manage projects. Learn more about PMI® PMP® Exam Preparation...

  • PRINCE2® Project Management
    • Code: PNCT

    Are you looking to gain a recognized project management certification(s) that is respected and sought after by employers? The PRINCE2® certifications may be the right option for you. There are two PRINCE2® project management certifications available, PRINCE2® and PRINCE2 Aglie®. Each certifi...cation offers two main level; Foundation and Practitioner. Learn more about PRINCE2® Project Management...

  • Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP)
    • Code: PCP

    The National Payroll Institute offers the only payroll certifications in Canada: the Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP) and the Certified Payroll Manager (CPM). These programs prepare payroll practitioners to manage the compliance requirements of an organization's annual payroll cycle, deliver cl...ear and reliable payroll information, and contribute a payroll perspective to organizational policy and payroll discussions. Learn more about Payroll Compliance Practitioner (PCP)...

  • Registered Insurance Brokers (RIBO)
    • Code: RIBO

    The Registered Insurance Brokers of Ontario (RIBO) is the self-regulatory body for insurance brokers in Ontario. Established in October 1981, RIBO regulates the licensing, professional competence, ethical conduct and insurance related obligations of all independent general insurance brokers in the... province. Learn more about Registered Insurance Brokers (RIBO)...