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College of Extended Learning

Professional development for you

The UNB College of Extended Learning (CEL) provides a wide selection of specialized programs designed for individuals from any field looking to sharpen their management and leadership skills. Choose from any of our programs to learn relevant and practical skills that you will actually use in your workplace. Our programs are also designed to work around your busy schedule.

Unless otherwise noted, all of our current professional development offerings are available online.

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  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Human Resources
  • Management & Leadership
  • Marketing & Technology
  • Workplace Wellness
  • Project Management

Autism & Behavioural Intervention

Our Autism & Behavioural Intervention (ABI) programs are designed to produce skilled and educated professionals that meet the needs of their communities throughout the Atlantic Provinces, across Canada, and globally. We are committed to offering high-quality instruction and experiential learning opportunities taught by highly-qualified professionals.


Improve your nursing expertise and skills with our New Brunswick Critical Care Nursing Program or the LPN-BN Nursing Pathway Program.

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New IT skills development partnership to address region’s tech labour shortage

We are pleased to announce a new partnership with the McKenna Institute and TechImpact to address the tech industry labour shortage. This innovative partnership will meet the needs of Atlantic Canadian businesses by delivering high-quality, online digital skills training programs in a bootcamp-style format.

Learn more about digital bootcamps

Enhance your leadership skills with virtual training

We are proud to continue our partnership with HowattHR and provide you with a series of five (5) virtual micro-workshops to help strengthen your leadership skills. The Leadership Learning Series (LLS) will provide you with the strategies, tools, and training necessary to create psychologically safe workplaces. Micro-workshops can be purchased individually or as bundles.

Learn more about the Leadership Learning Series

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