Business Trades Management


Important ! Program Information:

This program will no longer be offered after May 2021. To ensure you complete your certificate requirements before the deadline, please contact

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

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.