HR Resources

Investing in the development of staff and volunteers is critical to the success of any organization. Below you will find programs and resources to increase the capacity of your staff and volunteers.

Business Administration with a Minor in Nonprofit Management
Undergraduate business degree from Mount Royal University focusing on management in the nonprofit sector.

Executive Directions
Two-year development program for Executive Directors of nonprofit organizations, focused on personal growth and effectiveness.

Free Management Library
A comprehensive online library of management resources for nonprofits.

Elements of Volunteer Engagement 
Introductory level certificate course focused on building a sustainable foundation for your volunteer program. This course is designed for individuals who have less than two years experience in the field of volunteer management and for those planning a career in volunteer management.

Leadership Calgary
Community-based leadership development program that encourages existing and aspiring leaders to work collaboratively to build a healthy and caring community.

Leader to Leader Institute
Web based resource to strengthen the leadership of the nonprofit sector by providing leaders with essential wisdom, inspiration and resources to lead for innovation and to build vibrant organizations.

The Banff Centre, Leadership Development
Custom and public programs for mid to senior level leaders and decision-makers in corporate, government, Aboriginal, arts and non-profit sectors. Scholarships are available for non-profits.


Contact The Calgary HR Initiative
1070 - 105 12 Ave SE
Calgary AB T2G 1A1
Phone: (403) 261-6655 | Fax: (403) 261-6602

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