Certificate in Economic Development


University of Waterloo

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Type

Professional training

Location

Waterloo

Canada

Start Date:

End Date:

Location

Canada

Waterloo

Type

Professional training


The Certificate in Economic Development is granted for completion of a two-part national certification program for practicing professionals offered through the University of Waterloo’s Economic Development Program. The two parts are referred to as Year 1 and Year 2 with each consisting of a one week* course and an associated paper. The completion of the Certificate earns participants 20 points (Year 1 = 10 points, Year 2 = 10 points) towards the 45 points required to sit the Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) exam to qualify for the EcD designation. For details on points and EcD eligibility see the EDAC website [1]. [1] http://www.edac.ca/professional-development/ecd-certification?p=1-1-20