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Communication Strategies (Online) - Fall 2020

Course number : PDEV-702    Class Section Number : C02
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THIS IS AN ONLINE-ONLY COURSE.

Communication context is extremely complex in the workplaces today, challenging managers to “think before they speak” like never before. Context frames the purpose of communication; it is intent, word choice, speed of speech, body language, and intonation that can make or break what you are saying. A comprehensive understanding of the organizational, team, and individual barriers that impede communication is imperative to running a successful organization with motivated and productive employees.

Outcomes
Upon successful completion of Communication Strategies, you will:
  • identify where complexities exist in your organization.
  • establish clear guidelines for effective and appropriate use of communication channels.
  • be able to increase awareness and train managers to successfully navigate these increased complexities.
  • understand the changing workplace and its impact on communication.
  • model communication culture and values.
  • obtain a Recognition of Participation certificate.

Prerequisites
No prerequisites required.

Notes

  This course eligible for a badge and can be used towards qualifying you for Communication Essentials Micro-credentials. 


This course can be used toward the 150 hour requirement to obtain Blue Seal Certification. For more information go to, https://tradesecrets.alberta.ca/experiencedworkers/business-competencies/



Course materials are included.
 

Class Details

22 Sessions
Weekly - Thu, Fri, Mon, Tue, Wed

Location
Online Course

Instructor
Kimberly Lyall 

 

Notice

Please read:  Due to Covid course dates may change. All students must wear a mask while on campus.

Tuition 

$389.00

Registration Closes On
Monday, December 7, 2020 @ 12:00 AM


Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 12/21/2020, 12/22/2020, 12/23/2020, 12/24/2020, 12/25/2020, 12/25/2020, 12/26/2020, 12/27/2020, 12/28/2020, 12/29/2020, 12/30/2020, 12/31/2020, 01/01/2021, 01/01/2021, 01/02/2021, 01/03/2021, 01/04/2021, 01/05/2021, 01/06/2021, 01/07/2021, 01/08/2021, 01/09/2021, 01/10/2021)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
12/10/2020 - 1/29/2021 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 12:00 PM - 11:59 PM Lethbridge, Online Course  Map Kimberly Lyall 

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