Education

As one of the key services we offer to our members, the Saskatoon Construction Association strives to offer a comprehensive range of education opportunities.

We offer courses, workshops and seminars to meet the real-world requirements of the business owners and managers; office personnel; site personnel; and sales and service personnel we serve.

  

Annual Education Opportunities:

  • We offer a range of courses covering topical industry issues, trends in technology, core industry competencies and business development skills including:

- Management Training

- CCDC Contract Workshops

- Construction Law Seminars

- Finance and Accounting for the Construction Industry

- Computer Skills Training

- Project Management Skills

For information about courses not currently accepting registration please give us a call or send an email to be notified when registration opens. 

Online Courses

The Saskatoon Construction Association offers a number of online courses to aid in your professional development. Each course is accredited to 2-5 Gold Seal Credits by the Canadian Construction Association upon successful completion.
Course content ranges from team skills such as leadership and conflict resolution to construction specific skill such as project management and estimating.  
 
For more information on education opportunities we offer, please contact Education Coordinator, Dana Jacobs at 306-653-1771 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Instructors

Delivering high-value training to our members, we combine the expertise of local industry leaders with nationally renowned instructors. Each course is designed to deliver quality content with the added value of networking opportunities to give Saskatoon Construction Association members a competitive edge in a challenging market.

Partnerships

Through partnerships we capitalize on community resources and avoid redundant programming while developing content that is not already being offered in the local market. Saskatoon Construction Association members enjoy valuable discounts on tuition with our partner organizations and associations. 

Funding

Through Canada-Saskatchewan Job Grant funding, employers can access up to $10,000 per employee to assist with training for new or current jobs within their organization. The simple application process is available through the Labour Market Development Programs website.

 

Gold Seal Accreditation

Gold Seal is a comprehensive certification program administered through the Canadian Construction Association that demonstrates expertise, industry commitment and ensures that practitioners are ready to meet the demands of construction projects across the country.  Gold Seal Certified (GSC) credentials demonstrate your commitment to the profession and your expertise through certifying education, experience, and competency within the construction industry. 

Many of the courses offered through the Saskatoon Construction Association provide Gold Seal Points. For more information on the Gold Seal program, please visit the

Gold Seal Certification Website.