Benefits of e-Learning

The web is filled with sites that say “click to learn more” AMO’s new MunicipalEducation.ca portal actually does just that! The portal provides e-learning for the busy member of Council looking to expand their knowledge and keep their skill set current and relevant. The benefits of online learning are:

  1. Convenient E-learning allows you to balance the demands of Council, careers and home life by accessing courses 24/7/365 from home, work and even on the road.
  2. ‚ÄčImmediate You can start a course in a matter of clicks! Be done in one sitting (about two to three hours) and download your certificate from your account.
  3. Ease of Use Click away and get the knowledge you need as a member of Council on topics such as financial literacy, property assessment, asset management, land use planning and more...
  4. Flexible You decide when you want to take the course. If you only have time at night,  no worries make your own schedule and do the course at your own pace over the course of 30 days.
  5. Cost-Effective Studies show that online learning can save an organization 50-70% of training expense by eliminating the cost of travel. Also our online course are available at only $177 plus HST.
  6. Quality All of our courses are built by subject matter experts and adult education course designers. All courses are vigorously edited, and tested prior to launch and reviewed often to ensure content is up to date and relevant.
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Our Online Courses

  • Cover Your Assets
  • Energy Procurement
  • Land Use Planning
  • Municipal Councillor Financial Literacy
  • So You Want to Run for Council

We are currently transitioning our courses to the new portal, and will have them all live at MunicipalEducation.ca by early January, 2018.