Popular Training Topics

Popular Training Topics

Langara College is one of BC's leading university-transfer colleges and a leader in continuing education. Our Custom and Corporate Training Program can tailor specific training to suit your organization's unique needs. Whether it’s communications and marketing, management skills, language training, or work-life balance training, we can collaborate with you to build a program to achieve your learning goals. We offer a wide range of affordable and effective customized training solutions. Here are some example areas of our expertise.

Don’t see a training you’re looking for? No problem! Tell us what kind of training you’re looking for and we can discuss customizing a programs that’s right for you. Please email us at CustomTraining@langara.ca to begin the process.

Leadership and Management

Teaches leadership, communication, and conflict management techniques. Transform your organization’s leaders into cutting-edge mentors, motivators, and strategists.

  • Crisis managament
  • Change management
  • Project supervision
  • Effective leadership
  • Conflict resolution

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Business and Sales

Discover how to improve planning, administration, business process, and sales strategies in your organization.

  • Financial skills for non-financial managers
  • Project management
  • Marketing skills for managers
  • Effective sales strategies in changing times

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Communication and English Language Training

Improve employee writing, speaking, and listening skills. Gain a competitive edge by ensuring your employees can communicate effectively and clearly with customers, managers, outside agencies, and each other.

  • English skills for workplace
  • Business writing
  • Business communications

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Computer Technology

Bring your team up to speed in the modern work environment by providing training on computer skills and technology training.

  • Computer skills for the office
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Database management

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Industry-Specific English Language Learning

Elevate your English skills with industry-specific English Language Learning courses.

Elevate your English skills with industry-specific English Language Learning courses. Our fully-funded  curriculum focuses on the language skills you need to study and work in the field of Medical Office Administrator or venturing into the dynamic 2D and 3D Animation industries. These intensive courses are designed to empower you on your academic and career paths. Each of the three sets contains five tailored courses:

  • English for Industry Specific Study
  • English for Industry Specific Language & Skills 1
  • English for Industry Specific Collaboration & Communication
  • English for Industry Specific Language & Skills 2
  • English for Industry Specific Employment Readiness

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Team Building and Wellness

Your team is your most valuable asset. Let us help you create a program to support your team’s wellness and cohesion. These workshops can be incorporated as part of your team building or staff retreat plan.

  • Robot kit team building
  • Mindfulness-based stress reduction
  • Communication with compassion
  • The art of self-compassion
  • Respectful workplace

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Community, Health and Social Services

Embrace diversity, promote equality and foster an inclusive work enviroment. Let us support you in creating a workplace that reflects your values.

  • Diversity and inclusion in your workplace
  • Cultural competency and working with Indigenous communities
  • Proposal and grant writing
  • Ergonomics training
  • Physical assessment for nurses and pharmacists
  • Social housing management

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