Continuing Studies

Brooks Campus Courses

Important COVID-19 Update

Medicine Hat College remains focused on delivering quality educational experiences to students while protecting the health and wellness of our campus communities. There is now a sector-specific exemption program in place for post-secondary institutions in Alberta which applies to Continuing Studies activities. This exemption program supports MHC’s requirement for proof of vaccination, a negative rapid test, or a documented and approved exemption.

Information is subject to change based on direction from the province. Please visit www.mhc.ab.ca/covid-19 for updates.


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Discover a complete listing of MHC’s Continuing Studies Certificates in career programs, occupational health and safety, management, project management, computers, and home inspection.

Learn about management, project management, quality management, business communication and productivity, marketing, social media, health care, legal assistant, GED Prep courses and conferences.

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Find introductory computer courses, Microsoft Office courses, bookkeeping, AutoCAD, digital graphic, programming and more.

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Explore a complete listing of our trades (electrical, power engineering, welding, plumbing), pre-employment, asbestos abatement and home inspection courses.

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Explore our online safety training 24/7, for all your online safety, driver, electrical, and equipment training needs.

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We partner with leading experts in online training to deliver diverse and flexible training opportunities. Partners include ed2go and ugotclass.

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There's something for everyone! Learn more about music, language, lifestyle and youth programs.

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Featured Courses

Sage level 1 (Starts Dec 6)
A hands-on business simulation in which students will create and post a complete set of books using Sage 50. Includes set up and maintain a company’s books, enter transactions in all journals of Sage 50 and correct and adjust entries.

Pre/Co-requisite: Introduction to Bookkeeping, or understanding of double entry bookkeeping and recording debits and credits.

Sage level 2 (Starts Jan 3)
The tips and tricks of Sage 50 will get the software doing more of the work for you. Features include:
Program security, recurring entries, make CCRA payments for payroll and GST and prepare budget reports.

Prerequisite: Sage 50 Level 1.

Sage Reconciliations  (Starts Jan 10)
Use the bank reconciliation and deposit slip features to automate your banking transactions and any journal entries they produce. This feature is versatile and can be used to reconcile any account that includes statements, including credit cards. 
Prerequisite: Sage 50 Level 2.

Sage Managing Payroll (Starts Jan 12)
Take advantage of the full power of the Sage 50 Payroll module! Suitable for those using Simply Accounting. Set up different pay periods and pay types for employees, record employee benefits and deductions in addition to Revenue Canada and set up payroll authorities to remit any employee deductions.

Prerequisite: Sage 50 Level 1.


Online Courses:

Speed Spanish
Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish words together into sentences, and you'll be engaging in conversational Spanish in no time. 

Introduction to Interior Design 
Learn to transform plain living spaces into beautiful and functional rooms. This course will teach you how to design every aspect of a room while taking into account color theory, industry trends, special arrangements, floor plans, design ideas, and interior design basics. 

Discover Sign Language 
Gain confidence in your ability to sign with the Deaf community. This course immerses you in silence to help you gain an understanding of the perspective of the hearing impaired and uses videos to demonstrate not only how to make signs, but how to communicate with facial expression.


Micro-Credentials:

Permaculture Design Certificate (Starts Jan 10)
Using permaculture is environmentally friendly and low maintenance. Permaculture design principles can be applied to an individual’s backyard as well as municipal outdoor spaces. This course is foundational of sustainable practices using ecological design.

Tourism & Hospitality Management Certificate (Starts Jan 10)
Hotel Operations and Management is fundamental in learning how to manage a property. Restaurant Leadership will offer students an opportunity to learn about the operational and financial side of owning or running a food services operation. Restaurant Marketing offers practical learning about connecting the image and design of an establishment with consumer demands and creating the experience that customers expect.


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Register online or by phone: 403.529.3844

or for additional information contact: 

Medicine Hat Campus

Tel: 403.529.3874
Fax: 403.504.3599
cstudiesmedicinehat@mhc.ab.ca

Brooks Campus

Tel:  403.362.1675
Fax:  403.362.1474
cstudiesbrooks@mhc.ab.ca

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