Business Trades Leadership


This fully online College Certificate program, designed specifically for tradespersons, provides individuals the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge in the area of business leadership. Students examine functional areas of business related to leadership, change management, innovation, human resources and project management as well as legal and ethical considerations. Through experiential learning, students develop essential practical skills needed to provide leadership within small businesses.

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

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

Most college level courses require textbooks; textbooks are not included in the course fees. It is the student’s responsibility to purchase any required textbooks.

Textbooks are available at the Campus Shop for in class, Contact North, and iLearn/D2L courses. The Campus Shop does not carry most OntarioLearn textbooks. OntarioLearn textbooks can be purchased at

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: