The International Centre for Co-operative Management (ICCM) at Saint Mary's University in the Sobey School of Business offers professional development courses 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 Certificate in Co-operative Management
Comprised of a set of online and part-time courses designed to be completed in 10 months. These courses will enhance your knowledge of the relevance and impact of the co-operative business model and expand your toolbox of co-operative and credit union specific management tools and best practices. Complete the Certificate in Co-operative Management and get advanced standing for the Master's and Graduate Diploma Programs. Click here for more information.
Operationalizing the Co-operative Identity- Strategy to Practice
Discuss and debate the many facets of the co-operative identity including how purpose, values, and principles translate into enterprise strategy and effective practice. Click here for more information.
Co-operative Finance and Capital
This course will be offered in a 1 to 3-day format. Click here for more information.
The Co-operative Business Model: Excellence in Leadership and Management
An engaging short course on excellence in leadership and management in co-operative business and harnessing the co-operative difference for greater impact. Click here for more information.
Excellence in Member-centric Governance and Management
A content-rich professional development opportunity that focuses on facets of the membership aspect of co-operatives and addresses unique challenges inherent in leading and managing co-operatives while including voice, representation, participation, and engagement of people at the core. 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 all aspects of the co-operative enterprise moel and how to bring a complex purpose to the forefront of credit union relevance and growth. Click here for more information.