Parkland College

Introduction

Welcome to Parkland College! By now, you know that education is an indispensable tool for building the life you want. At Parkland College, you’ll find a post-secondary institution that gives you the best of both worlds – diverse educational opportunities with a learner-centered, community feel.

We are committed to accessibility, inclusion, and diversity. We keep class sizes small so you can dream big and get the most out of your time with us. Here, you’ll know your instructors and classmates by name. That way you can learn more easily, get better grades, and start your career with confidence.

How can we help you? With us, you can get a university degree for the profession of your dreams. Or you can obtain the certificate or diploma needed for in-demand careers. Or get started on a hands-on career at the Trades and Technology Centre in Yorkton. Or upgrade your skills so you can take that next step to your career. The options are right here at your fingertips.

And for the second year in a row, Parkland College is proud to be one of Saskatchewan’s Top Employers for 2017. Our employees work hard for our students, and it leads to individual, community, and economic growth. We are the partner of choice for business and industry in our region, and we work together to build the skills and knowledge of tomorrow’s workforce.

That’s what makes us Parkland College. Your College. Your Future.

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Programs

This school also offers:

Certificate

Agricultural Equipment Technician Certificate

Campus Full time 36 weeks September 2018 Canada Yorkton

This one-year certificate from Saskatchewan Polytechnic will give you the skills necessary to assemble, repair, service, and maintain various agricultural equipment. You will spend most of your classroom time in our new large shop with our experienced industry-trained instructors where you will receive an education placing you at the forefront of the technical curve. [+]

Agricultural Equipment Technicians diagnose, repair, modify, overhaul, service and maintain some of today’s most technologically advanced machines—tractors, combines, cultivators, seeders, sprayers.

This one-year certificate from Saskatchewan Polytechnic will give you the skills necessary to assemble, repair, service, and maintain various agricultural equipment. You will spend most of your classroom time in our new large shop with our experienced industry-trained instructors where you will receive an education placing you at the forefront of the technical curve. With our small class sizes, you will gain a thorough understanding of:

air conditioning, heating and electrical engines, fuel systems, hydraulics, power trains gas welding harvest, hay and forage equipment onboard computer and global positioning systems (GPS) seeding, tillage, sprayers and applicators shop procedures and safety ... [-]

Business Certificate

Campus Full time 32 weeks September 2018 Canada Fort Qu'Appelle Yorkton + 1 more

This Sask Polytech program will give you a strong foundation in core business concepts, including accounting, economics, organizational behavior, computers, marketing, human resources, and more. [+]

Welcome to the exciting world of business! Whether you want to operate your own business or climb the corporate ladder, your future success in business starts here. This Sask Polytech program will give you a strong foundation in core business concepts, including accounting, economics, organizational behavior, computers, marketing, human resources, and more.

After completing the certificate, further educational options include pursuing a diploma in a specialty area at Saskatchewan Polytechnic or transferring to a university program. Courses are transferable to the University of Regina and several other institutions.

Career Opportunities

When you graduate you will have the knowledge and practical skills for a wide variety of administrative and supervisory jobs in many types of organizations. Or you can apply what you have learned to grow your own business. Sample job titles may include:... [-]


Heavy Equipment Truck & Transport Technician Certificate

Campus Full time 36 weeks September 2018 Canada Yorkton

The Saskatchewan Polytechnic Heavy Equipment and Truck and Transport Technician program is designed to give you basic training in two high-demand mechanical trades at once. Heavy duty equipment technicians work on large mobile equipment—bulldozers, cranes, graders, loaders and earthmovers used in construction, mining, forestry and more. Truck and transport mechanics work on trucks, buses and highway transport vehicles for dealers, garages and transportation companies. [+]

The Saskatchewan Polytechnic Heavy Equipment and Truck and Transport Technician program is designed to give you basic training in two high-demand mechanical trades at once. Heavy duty equipment technicians work on large mobile equipment—bulldozers, cranes, graders, loaders and earthmovers used in construction, mining, forestry and more. Truck and transport mechanics work on trucks, buses and highway transport vehicles for dealers, garages and transportation companies.

At our new Trades and Technology Centre, you will learn the skills necessary to assemble, repair, service and maintain all types of Heavy Equipment and Truck/Transport vehicles. You will spend most of your classroom time in our new large shop with our experienced industry-trained instructors where you will receive an education placing you at the forefront of the technical curve. A two-week on the job work experience component in an industrial setting will build on your practical skills and knowledge.... [-]


Office Administration Certificate

Campus Full time 32 weeks September 2018 Canada Yorkton

Over the course of this Sask Polytech Certificate, you will learn to use leading office software, from word processing to accounting to email. You will gain practical experience through simulated office situations.

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Office assistants are valued for their ability to bring organization and professionalism to the workplace. Administrative professionals handle the day to day office administration for an individual, network or team.

Over the course of this Sask Polytech Certificate, you will learn to use leading office software, from word processing to accounting to email. You will gain practical experience through simulated office situations. You will practice standard office procedures, from directing telephone communications to preparing for meetings to maintaining office equipment and managing office supplies.

Career Opportunities

Graduates are prepared for employment in fields such as government, education, law, medicine, engineering, manufacturing, travel, insurance, banking, and business. Example job titles include:... [-]


Courses

Power Engineering Technician (Fourth Class)

Campus Full time 32 weeks September 2018 Canada Yorkton

Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Power Engineering Technician program will give you the tools and knowledge you need to start out in this complex and exciting field. Power Engineers keep the heat on in winter and the lights on at night. They operate hospital fridges, industrial coolers, all types of boilers, compressors, generators, motors and more. [+]

Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s Power Engineering Technician program will give you the tools and knowledge you need to start out in this complex and exciting field. Power Engineers keep the heat on in winter and the lights on at night. They operate hospital fridges, industrial coolers, all types of boilers, compressors, generators, motors and more.

At Parkland College’s Trades and Technology Centre you’ll learn the basics of power generation with practical training in boiler operations, electrical controls and instrumentation, maintenance and tool use. You’ll develop troubleshooting skills in practical labs, get boiler firing time in the power lab, and industry work experience in your second term.... [-]


Postgraduate Certificate

Global Business Management Post Graduate Certificate

Campus Full time 9 months September 2018 Canada Yorkton

This graduate program provides an internationally-focused body of knowledge and skills for individuals interested in extending their business understanding beyond the domestic environment. The curriculum emphasizes the skills and knowledge necessary to operate in different roles within international cultural, legal and political contexts. [+]

Start here to explore business on a global scale.

This graduate program provides an internationally-focused body of knowledge and skills for individuals interested in extending their business understanding beyond the domestic environment. The curriculum emphasizes the skills and knowledge necessary to operate in different roles within international cultural, legal and political contexts. This broad-based program will explore the field of management both in theory and through practical applications considering different organizational lenses.

This certificate is accredited by Conestoga College in Ontario. It is designed for individuals who have already completed a diploma or degree (in any field).... [-]