Educational Providers

ESI International helps people around the world improve the way they manage projects, requirements, contracts and vendors through innovative blended learning solutions. With 30 years of experience teaching program management, project management, business analysis, business skills and contract  management to technical professionals, ESI delivers learning through many modalities as well as provides benchmarking and assessments.

To learn more about ESI International and view course descriptions and scheduled sessions in your area, visit or call today at +1 (866) 374-4501.


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Global Knowledge is the worldwide leader in IT and business skills training. We deliver via training centres, private facilities, and the Internet, enabling our customers to choose when, where, and how they want to receive training programs and learning services. 

Our core training is focused on Cisco, Microsoft, Nortel, VMware, Red Hat, business process improvement, and leadership development. Our IT courses include networking, programming, operating systems, security, and telephony. Our business skills courses feature project management, ITIL, people management, and business analysis. Our more than 1,200 courses span foundational and specialized training and certifications. 

Through the 2009 acquisition of the training operations of Nexient Learning, we are the largest corporate training provider in Canada

We offer the following two University accredited programs with McMaster University:  Associate Certificate in Business Analysis and an Advanced Certificate of Completion in Business Analysis

Global Knowledge is pleased to offer all Calgary IIBA® Chapter members with a 10% discount off list price on BA courses (some exceptions may apply such as promotions and special offers

For more information, please contact our team at (403) 474-8432 or visit our website at



Since 1948 Mount Royal Continuing Education has provided professional career training as well as personal development courses to meet the learning needs of Calgary and area.

Mount Royal offers the Business Analysis Certificate designed to introduce the business analyst’s specialized skills for application to any business environment. Mount Royal is proud to be an Endorsed Educational Provider (EEP™) of the IIBA®. Courses in Mount Royal’s certificate are aligned with IIBA®’s Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® (BABOK®). Successful completion of this program may assist students in meeting educational requirements for the CBAP® professional designation and help prepare for
the CBAP® exam.

Business analysts can also benefit from the effective workplace communication skills introduced in the Professional Business Communications courses.

Technical writing skills can also be useful to the business analyst and Mount Royal offers a Technical Writing Certificate which teaches highly-valued communication skills and critical thinking.

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Since our inception in 1993, Quadrus has been enabling organizations to gain more value from IT.  Our rich set of solutions and services can help your company quickly realize its full potential, be it business solutions or product development.  

Whether you are developing a software product, responsible for delivering line-of-business applications, or looking to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of your business process, Quadrus has the skills and experience to do it right and deliver quality solutions in application development, business intelligence, business consulting and training.

For further information please contact our team at 403-257-0850 or visit




Scott Ambler + Associates is the thought leader behind the Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD) framework and its application. We are a boutique IT management consulting firm who advises and trains organizations to be  more effective applying disciplined agile and lean processes within the  context of your business. For more information, please visit our website at


Skill Soft


SkillSoft provides the ease and convenience of online e-learning for all of your training needs. SkillSoft’s content is delivered online in several formats including courseware, books and videos- all easily accessible on the web.

We offer a complete training solution with over 9000 courses in 19 different languages, over 34,000 online books through our Books24X7 program and over 3000 videos through our Leadership Development Channel and our 50 Lessons program. Some of the topics we cover include Business acumen, Desktop skills, Information Technology, Legal Compliance and Environmental Safety and Health.

We also provide certification training in the following areas:

  • International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) approved IIBA™ Endorsed Education Provider, Provider Number E108
  • Project Management (PMI) Charter-Global Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.), Provider 1008
  • Six Sigma Green Belt, Black Belt and Champion Programs
  • Cisco Learning Solutions Partner. Certification training taught live over the web
  • Microsoft Certified Training taught LIVE over the web.

***Please note: SkillSoft offers special discount pricing packages for Calgary IIBA® Chapter Members as well as Corporate Discounts.

For more information on our programs, please contact Matthew DiMinico at 480-315-4855 or email him at


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Did you know? University of Calgary Continuing Education offers a part-time Certificate in Business Analysis. For more information and to access the 2018-19 class schedule, click here