Training Opportunities

 Marketing In The New Digital Era 

This FREE course is provided by CBDC Blue Water and funded by the Department of Labour and Advanced Education. 

Any person residing in Nova Scotia, who is employed or self-employed is eligible to apply to this course. You will have to commit to participate and attend minimum 80% of the time to be entitled to receive the certificate. This is a 40-hour course and will be delivered ONLINE. The estimated start date of this course will be on September 15 from 9:30am to 1:30pm for 10 weeks.

The following topics will be covered during the course: marketing strategy, market research, customer relationship management, product pricing and pricing strategies. Sales techniques, promotional strategies, digital marketing strategies, creative campaigns and marketing budgets will be discussed as well.

To register, please email Sheila at sheila.spicer@cbdc.ca or call CBDC Blue Water at (902) 827-5564.

 Microsoft 365 / Google Workspace 

This FREE course is provided by CBDC Blue Water and funded by the Department of Labour and Advanced Education. 

Any person residing in Nova Scotia, who is employed or self-employed is eligible to apply to this course. You will have to commit to participate and attend minimum 80% of the time to be entitled to receive the certificate. This is a 40-hour course and will be delivered in person at CBDC Blue Water, 61 Stella Drive Porters Lake The estimated start date of this course will be on September 12 from 9:00am to 1:00pm for 10 weeks.

A laptop and Microsoft 365 are required for this in person course. Please advise upon registration if you DO NOT possess as the facilitator will be able to provide one for you to use during the course.

Learn the core features of Office 365, how they can simplify your workday and make your team more productive. Office 365 includes Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Planner, Yammer to name a few. Google Workspace is a collection of cloud computing, productivity and collaboration tools, software, and products. Previously called G Suite, Google Workspace includes Gmail, Docs, Drive, Sheets, Slides, Forms, Calendar, Contacts, Keep, Hangouts, Meet and more.

To register, please email Sheila at sheila.spicer@cbdc.ca or call CBDC Blue Water at (902) 827-5564.