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Personal Interest and Professional Development Programs For Adults

Upgrade your skills or explore someting creative and different. We offer a wide-range of personal interest and professional development programs.

Art & Design: Explore your creativity and develop skills in drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, glass, jewelry, fiber art, graphic design and more. Gain confidence as you develop your portfolio. Classes are taught by highly acclaimed artists. Take classes for general interest or work toward your certificate.

Gardening & Horticulture: for gardening enthusiasts with all levels of experience. Take classes for personal interest or work toward your Master Gardener Certificate.

Educational Travel: outdoor immersion programs close to home and around the world. See Polar Bears and Beluga Whales in Churchill, Humpbacks and Puffins in Newfoundland, and witness the beauty of nature and wildlife everywhere.

Learn a new language: Make your next trip more rewarding. We offer classes in French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, German, Cree and more.

Be a Homestay Family: The University of Saskatchewan Language Centre needs families to host our International ESL students.

Business & Leadership Programs: Bring your skills to life as you explore your leadership capacity with like-minded people. Take our Leadership Development Program. Courses are also offered in Training & Coaching, Communication, Business Essentials, Additional Leadership and Supply Management.

Agriculture: Certificate Programs and Professional Development for farmers, agri-business, professional agrologists, international agriculturalists and home gardeners. 

Teaching & Training: Professional Development opportunities and Certificate programs in specialized teaching areas such as Adult Education, Special Education or Teaching English as a Second Language (CERTESL) 

Industry Accredited Programs: are delivered in partnership with national organizations. These include: Maintenance Management Professional Certification, Supply Chain Management, and the Certified Crop Science Consultant Program.