Business learning opportunities

Airdrie is home to an array of business learning opportunities. A number of organizations offer regular courses, workshops and professional development sessions.


Learn locally

A variety of local organizations provide business learning.

  • SMARTstart: Made-in-Airdrie entrepreneurial training program that helps entrepreneurs and new business owners set their business up for success, through online learning, in-person seminars and mentorship.
  • Airdrie Chamber of Commerce: Promotes, represents and enhances the interests of Airdrie's business community.
  • Bow Valley College Airdrie Campus: Post-secondary, continuing education and business training.
  • Academy of Learning: Career and business training including accounting, information technology and customer service.
  • RVS Community Learning: Part-time, non credit courses including a number of online business courses.
  • Community Futures Centre West: Provides financing, training, and advisory services for small businesses in rural Alberta.
  • Career Leap: Provides supports to individuals who are having difficulty entering the workforce and matches employers with skilled workers.
  • Rocky View and Wheatland Employment Services: Provides employment services to job seekers and to employers providing job posting, annual career fairs, hiring events and Employer Training Workshops at no cost.

Post-secondary in Calgary

Airdrie is just minutes away from Calgary's world-class education facilities.

Airdrie's proximity to Calgary allows students the opportunity to attend post-secondary institutions with minimal travel. If you wish to stay within Airdrie then Bow Valley College, Athabasca University and other universities offer many online opportunities.

Local and nearby post-secondary education opportunities include: