Business and Entrepreneurship

Business Trades

Overview

This innovative and provincially-collaborative program is a fully online two-year Ontario College Diploma, providing tradespersons who possess their Certificate of Qualification within their trade with the opportunity to develop business related skills necessary to plan and manage a business. Laddering opportunities exist for those possessing College Certificates in Trades Management, Trades Leadership or Trades Entrepreneurship.

Note: Students have up to 7 years to complete all requirements.

*Semesters 1 and 2 not currently offered. Eligible Apprenticeship Certificate of Qualification holders are able to register for Semester 3. Please contact the Continuing Education department for further details.

Apprenticeship Certificate of Qualification (as per Ontario College of Trades).

Semester 3

BTR205  Marketing a Trades Business 

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BTR210  Finance for the Trades 

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BTR215  Human Resources Management

BTR220  Operating a Trades Business 

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BTR225  Ethical and Legal Issues in the Trades 

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GENED  General Education Elective 

Semester 4

BTR250  Introduction to Project Management 

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BTR255  Leadership

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BTR260  Change Management 

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BTR265  Business Planning for Tradespersons 

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BTR270  Emerging Trends and Innovation in the Trades

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GENED  General Education Elective 

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*Semesters 1 and 2 not currently offered. Eligible Apprenticeship Certificate of Qualification holders are able to register for Semester 3. Please contact the Continuing Education department for further details.

Please note that the learning outcomes for courses and programs in the Continuing Education department vary based on the course provider. Please contact the Continuing Education department with any questions: ce@canadorecollege.ca