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.

Enhancing Business Performance through Co-operative Management Practices: How to Strengthen Identity, Loyalty and Participation

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)

Co-operative Finance and Capital

This course will be offered in a 1 to 3 day format.


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)