Professional Development

As a higher education institution and a learning organization, Algonquin offers many great and unique professional development opportunities to its faculty and staff.

Reduced Tuition

All full-time staff have the option of enrolling into reduced tuition courses as part of a full-time program at the College for a minimal fee of $20 per course.

Algonquin Leadership in Education Institute

The College has created the Algonquin Leadership in Education Institute (ALEI), which offers three levels of leadership development training. The progressive programs focus on the knowledge and skills related to leadership in higher education, and provide opportunities for their application. Employees participating in ALEI are part of a cross-functional team, sharing experiences and best practices with colleagues.

Service Excellence Program

Open to all employees at the College, the Service Excellence Program allows participants to practice and apply the skills needed to communicate with others, develop an awareness of clients, understand the accessible services for Colleges requirements and begin to appreciate the complexities of cultural competence of client relationship building.


To view all professional development programs and opportunities, please visit the Center of Organizational Learning