Shift Academy Course Catalog

The Shift Academy offers online courses for Management, Leadership and the Canadian Workplace.


Free Course Samplers


QuickStudy Sampler

Communicating with your boss

This sampler from the Quickstudy Manager Builder series shows you how to position yourself to either provide or request information from your boss.

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Work and Culture Sampler

Do you know the basics of culture in the workplace?

This sampler shows three animated examples of cultural misunderstandings and what we can learn from them. It then outlines the basics of understanding culture at work and why you need it to be effective in any workplace.



Leadership Courses


QuickStudy Professional Package

The professional package gives you access to the
Quickstudy Manager Builder continuous learner courses.

Course 1: Manage up
Course 2: Lead for results
Course 3: Diagnose team performance
Course 4: Build team
Course 5: Solve issues in a timely manner

AND Effective Meetings



QuickStudy Individual Courses


Choose any course you like!

Course 1: Manage up
Course 2: Lead for results
Course 3: Diagnose team performance
Course 4: Build team
Course 5: Solve issues in a timely manner
and Effective Meetings.



Supervisory Leadership

This course is both online and instructor guided with four overview videos and four online group coaching sessions. It provides a basic introduction to leadership for front line managers who want to understand the people dynamics of managing a team. Upon completion students receive a Certificate in Supervisor Leadership.


Canadian Workplace Courses


Canadian Workplace Facilitated Course

Our interactive and practical online courses help newcomers to Canada find opportunities in the hidden job market

3 webinar section overviews and 3 live Q&A sessions. Upon completion students receive a Certificate in Intercultural Competency, Canadian Version.from your boss.



Work and Culture Courses


Choose any course you like!

Course 1: Understanding Canadian Employers and managers
Course 2: Finding and Keeping work in Canada
Course 3: Sensitive Workplace Issues


Video Libraries


Multilingual Video Stack

A multilingual video collection for problem solving in the Canadian workplace.

 

Our multilingual video collection of problem solving Canadian workplace scenarios, job find tips and Canadian workplace cultural scenarios provides effective tools for agencies, employers and universities working with immigrants. Videos are categorized into themes including: interviews, workplace expectations, intercultural communication, networking tips, dealing with rejections and finding work.

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