Western Continuing Studies


Strengthen your overall communication strategy by using video that will grab attention and enable you to effectively convey your message to viewers.

Learn how a well produced video can benefit your organization in terms of enhancing your image and reinforcing your brand.

Video 101

This hands-on course will offer a starting point on how to create a ready-for-web video. Learn how to come up with a concept, plan and capture footage through basic shooting techniques including lighting, sound and editing. This is an introductory course for corporate communicators, marketers, not-for-profit organizations and anyone looking to benefit from a positive return on investment.

Two-Day Workshop
May 7 & 8
9:00am - 4:00pm


Turn Your Degree into a Career!

Post-Degree Diploma Programs are designed for university students and graduates wanting specific knowledge, skills and experience necessary to move into an exciting career and meet the demands of today’s employers. A diploma complements your undergraduate degree and can help you reach your career goals by providing you with the skills that today’s employers demand.


Avoir le français à coeur!

Western University's French Immersion School attracts participants from all over Canada, the United States, Latin America, and other parts of the world, who wish to upgrade their education or pursue a professional or personal goal. The French Immersion School offers its clients an experience of a lifetime: a complete immersion environment, so that they not only learn French, but live the language and the culture.

Non-credit programming for beginner level students, adult learners and French as a second language teachers.
All courses held in the heart of one of Québec's most beautiful regions.


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Empower your team

Professional Development That Empowers Your Workforce

The benefits to be gained by investing in corporate training and development include:

  • Increased morale and job satisfaction
  • Highly motivated employees
  • A flexible, creative, innovative workforce
  • Reduced employee turnover

As one of Canada's leading Universities, Western Continuing Studies offers industry-relevant corporate training programs to meet the needs your business. 

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Live the language and the culture!

Discover a whole new world of learning and make lasting memories while experiencing something totally unique.


Our French Immersion Week designed for adults allows you to learn the language while living the culture and life of Trois-Pistoles.

Morning classes focus on general language skills and vocabulary building for everyday communication, and the afternoon program features conversation groups, pronunciation workshops and cultural outings. The specially-planned excursions take you to amazing locations where you will enjoy the local way of life.

French Immersion Week for Adults

Two new programs are being offered this year:
A Family French Immersion Week for adults and children, aged 6 to 13 and
a new credit course for French teachers.

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Have you become the unofficial project manager in your role?

NEW: Project Management Essentials

Designed for individuals new to project management or for those who lack formal training. Project team members, managers, business professionals and administrative staff who need a better understanding of project management within their organizations, or are looking to utilize a project management approach to their work, will all benefit from this course.

This course will take you through a complete project life cycle and you will learn about the five project management process groups:

  1. Initiating
  2. Planning
  3. Executing
  4. Monitoring and Controlling
  5. Closing

A practical overview of project management that will provide you with the essential skills, tools and terminology to deliver projects on time and on budget.

Three Day Workshop
May 11 - 13
9:00am - 5:00pm

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