Executive Education

The International Centre for Co-operative Management (ICCM) at Saint Mary's University in the Sobey School of Business offers short-term professional development for busy working professionals in co-operatives and credit unions. In addition to the programs listed, we also offer customized workshops to meet the needs of your team. For more information, please contact us by email.

The Co-operative Business Model: Excellence in Leadership and Management

Join us in Washington, DC for a one day course on ledership and management in the co-operative business model. This course is hosted by the National Co-operative Business Assocation and preceeds their 2019 Co-op IMPACT Conference (Oct 2-4). Attend the course as a standalone or as a warm up for the Impact Conference.

Oct 1, 2019 (Washington, USA). Click here for more information. 

Enhancing Business Performance through Co-operative Management Practices

An interactive professional development opportunity focused on leading thinking in co-operative management coupled with tangible examples of how to translate knowledge into action. We encourage senior managers, CEOs and board members to join us for this 3 - day learning and networking event. 

October 24-25, 2019 (Greenfield, Massachusetts, USA). Click here for more infomation.

Co-operative Finance and Capital

This course will be offered in a 1 to 3 day format. Click here for more information. 


Join us in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada for the CanadaDE for this week long, full immersion program. Credit Union professionals from around the world will develop a renewed appreciation for the co-operative principles and values and how they bring the philosophy of "People Helping People" to the forefront of credit union relevance and growth.

June 9-14, 2019 in Halifax (Canada). Click here for more information.