Professional Development at Lakeland College

Usually professional development adds a specific skill or credential to your resume. We've got a lot of options.
  • fire & emergency services
  • oil & gas
  • trades
  • pesticides applicator certification
MindEdge is one of Lakeland’s newest partners. Online and affordable, MindEdge offers a number of programs including human resource management, six Sigma and business communications. Also online are ed2go's new career training options.

Corporate Training

If you're looking to send a group of employees to a specific course, we can help you with corporate training. Start by contacting Raelean Hickson at 780 871 5526 or email
Our Emergency Training Centre offers customized training for industrial and corporate crews. You can come on-site to ETC. Or, we can come to you. Learn more about ETC's corporate training, or contract one of our the businessiIndustry development officers

Fire &
Emergency Services

In the case of the Lakeland College Emergency Training Centre your training is usually for a particular NFPA accreditation ranging from driving a fire truck to completing officer training.

Oil & Gas

Through industry partnerships, we offer a number of competency certification programs, from wellsite supervisor to our petroleum management certificate. There are also other earn while you learn courses such as evening and online power engineering.


Become a master electrician or get help preparing for a red seal interprovincial exam. See all the trades professional development we offer.

Pesticide Applicator

Lakeland manages the provincial certification program for pesticide applicators and commercial dispensers. There are 15 different applicator certificates ranging from aerial to rodent control. Check out the details about homestudy courses, tutorials, exams and recertification

Driver Training

Class 1 driver training for both Alberta and Saskatchewan drivers.

Marketing &

Discover online courses to build your marketing and communication skills.

Human Resources

Hone your people and human resource management skills through online MindEdge courses.

Leadership &

Use online MindEdge courses to develop leadership and management tools.

Finanace, Accounting
& Analysis

From budgeting to reading a financial statement, learn online with MindEdge courses.

Online Career Training

ed2go provides online career training. Check the options.

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