Health, Safety, and Wellness
Continuing & Professional Education

Course Series
in Workplace Wellness Leadership

Part-time, in-class or online study tailored for:

  • occupational health practitoners
  • managers
  • human resources professionals

The Work­place Well­ness Lead­er­ship series is designed to empow­er man­agers, HR per­son­nel, and OHS pro­fes­sion­als to design, cre­ate, and lead work­place health and well­ness ini­tia­tives, while address­ing the psy­cho­log­i­cal haz­ards and ele­ments need­ed to over­come them.

In this series of three sem­i­nars, learn­ers will exam­ine the key lead­er­ship con­cepts and skills nec­es­sary to effec­tive­ly lead work­place well­ness ini­tia­tives for their orga­ni­za­tions. The three work­shops pro­vide you with the skills to imple­ment the Healthy Work­places Framework.”

Stu­dents who com­plete the series and wish to con­tin­ue with their edu­ca­tion may be grant­ed 35 hours of sem­i­nar exemp­tion toward a cer­tifi­cate in Occu­pa­tion­al Health and Safe­ty.

It is designed for mid-lev­el man­agers and super­vi­sors who are devel­op­ing work­place well­ness pro­grams in their orga­ni­za­tions. Stu­dents may come from a wide range of employ­ment sec­tors, includ­ing pri­vate, gov­ern­ment, edu­ca­tion, and non-profit.


No application required – just register in a course.

3-day seminars held in Edmonton, with one seminar also available in Calgary.

No prerequisites.

All of us at Extension are looking forward to welcoming you to our virtual classrooms this season with courses that are tailor-made for online delivery. Join us!
A note about COVID-19 measures

If you see a program on our website announced as an in-person or downtown Edmonton offering, please disregard the format—but not the program. Fall & Winter courses have been converted to remote delivery platforms. Register for a course online or apply to a program via email, and keep learning!

  • Can be completed in 1 year
  • Pay as you go
Earn a Series Record of Achievement
in Workplace Wellness Leadership

Start today – no need to apply for admission

  • Tuition is paid on a course-by-course basis as you reg­is­ter for your classes.
  • Eli­gi­ble for the Cana­da-Alber­ta Job Grant.
  • Cor­po­rate mul­ti-reg­is­tra­tion pack­ages are avail­able for most Exten­sion cours­es. Con­tact us at excorp@​ualberta.​ca for pre­ferred pricing.
Bursaries and funding opportunities