Become a lifelong learner

Get ahead in your career through Continuing Education and Open Studies courses. Achieve personal and professional growth by gaining practical skills and relevant knowledge. From accounting to workplace communication skills, we have the courses you need. Our courses are responsive to labour market needs and focus on up-to-date and in-demand competencies. Let us help you thrive as you grow into your potential as a lifelong learner.

Get certified in information technology

with Cisco, VMware and CompTIA training.

Develop intercultural competencies

and increase your diversity advantage.

Grow your health care career

with professional development for nurses, health care aides, and pharmacy technicians.

Sharpen your accounting skills

by learning bookkeeping software and best practices.

Boost your computer skills

with Microsoft Office classes ranging from Excel to Word.

Unlock your English abilities

with language learning courses.

Advance your business career

with leading edge management training.

Be the first to aid

with safety and first aid training.

Get IT certified.

Bow Valley College has Academy Status for Cisco, VMware and CompTIA training. Our IT training programs combine online resources with classroom instruction, providing as much or as little support as you need. Our convenient downtown location and our Pearson Vue testing centre make us your one-stop-shop for IT testing and training. Each IT course is eligible for funding through the Canada-Alberta Job Grant.

Cisco   VMware   CompTIA

Improve your design skills

with AutoCAD, Revit, and interior decorating courses.

Polish your administrative talents

with executive and administrative assistant courses. 

Build construction competencies

with home inspection and maintenance management training. 

Find the clues

as you prepare for a career as a private investigator.

Canada-Alberta Job Grant

Get up to 2/3 of your training costs reimbursed through government funding. Find out if you qualify.

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Faculty & Staff
Interim Director, Regional Stewardship

David Harvey

David Harvey, M.Ed., has 25 years of experience working in various management roles at a number of post-secondary institutions.

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David Harvey
Interim Director, Regional Stewardship

David Harvey

David Harvey, M.Ed., has 25 years of experience working in various management roles nationally and internationally. David has a Master of Education from the University of Saskatchewan and is currently working on his Doctor of Education at the University of Calgary.  He is also a registered Canadian immigration consultant (RCIC – 514489).

Having worked in over 50 countries as well as at a number of post-secondary institutions in various Canadian jurisdictions (including Colleges and Institutes Canada), David has a robust national and international perspective in the education and skills development sectors.

David coordinated the successful completion of a number of projects related to program brokering, skills assessment, online learning, community-based governance, learner recruitment, and industry-based credential development. In continuing education, he has led the development of new programming in a wide variety of fields such as safety, law enforcement, rural development, entrepreneurship, project management, and strategic planning.

David's current interests include improving learning environments through deepening constituent group engagement and analytics-influenced decision-making.

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Services for Employers

From helping you source talent to providing assessments during the recruitment process, Bow Valley College can help!

Continuing Education

Enhance your career through lifelong learning. Explore our diverse range of courses and certificate programs.

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