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Government of Canada

There are countless opportunities for learning and professional development in the public service. Explore the different offerings below.

Canada School of Public Service (CSPS)

The Canada School of Public Service (CSPS) is a department that provides a broad range of learning activities similar to a corporate training and development institution. The CSPS strives to ensure all public service employees have the knowledge and skills to succeed.  See the full list of offerings on the CSPS website.

Strategic Lens

Online Course

Introduction to Risk Management (C210)

Free
2 hours

Classroom

Risk Management for Finance Professionals (F150) 

Free
7.5 hours

Classroom

Business Analysis (F106)

Free
22.5 hours

Results Driven

Online Course

Management Essentials: Directing Others (X030)

Free
1 hour

Online Course

Leadership Advantage: Developing a Business Execution Culture 3.0 (X015)

Free
2 hours

Online Course

Introduction to Project Management (R200)

Free
 1 hour

Collaboration

Classroom

Employee Engagement through Transformational Leadership (G308)

Free
7.5 hours

Online Course

Negotiation Essentials: Communicating (X036)

Free
1 hour

Online Course

Negotiation Essentials: Planning for Negotiation (X037) 

Free
 1 hour

Adaptability

Classroom

Managing Change in Complex Times (E301)

Free
15 hours

Online Course

Harnessing Change (E500)

Free
1 hour

Communication

Classroom

Being Brief: Making a Request Efficiently (B196)

Free
7.5 hours

Online Course

Negotiation Essentials: Communicating (X036)

Free
1 hour

Association of Canadian Financial Officers (ACFO)

Association of Canadian Financial Officers (ACFO-ACAF) is the union representing finance professionals in the public sector.  See the full list of offerings on the ACFO's website

Comptrollership Training Centre

Online Course

Workplace Ethics

Cost
7 hours

Online Course

Leading With Emotional Intelligence

Cost
7 hours

Online Course

Political Skills- Increase the Impact of Your influence

Cost
7 hours

Online Course

Effective Communication for Financial Professionals (Introduction)

Cost
7 hours

Joint Career Development Program (JCDP)

See offerings on our event page.
Professional Development Events

Financial Management Institute of Canada (FMI)

The Financial Management Institute of Canada (fmi*igf) is a not-for-profit volunteer association that provides professional development to the public sector. Development initiatives include learning events, online courses, and e-journals about key issues in financial management. Visit FMI’s website for more information.

Courses

Online Course

Cybersecurity Management for the Public Sector

Cost
4 hours

Online Course

Ethics in the Public Sector

Cost
4 hours

Online Course

Leadership Self-Awareness

Cost
7.5 hours