Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning

Grow beyond degrees with innovative credentials, professional development and community-focused learning.

Laurier Continuing Education supports the growing adult learner community through timely and relevant learning experiences designed for today’s working professionals.

We are backed by Laurier’s reputation for academic quality and teaching excellence and inspired by our local and global community needs. Laurier Continuing Education allows more flexibility, relevancy and openness for professional and community-focused learning.

As the world demands new skills, we empower adult learners with:

  • Innovative higher-education pathways to future ready career development and personal growth.
  • Responsive, evidence-based and industry-specific learning solutions designed for adult and professional learners.
  • Opportunities to develop custom corporate programs and training partnerships with Laurier’s growing global community.

Explore Continuing Education at Laurier

Our learning harnesses expertise from Laurier’s on-campus and off-campus community.

The Latest in Laurier Continuing Education

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Fall 2023 Programs are here!

Explore upcoming continuing education opportunities this fall.

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Continuing Indigenous education at Laurier

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Laurier Association for Lifelong Learning offers wide-ranging lectures in Waterloo and Brantford

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Laurier certificate aids professionals and organizations in learning how to assess and communicate the impact of their programs

Designed and Delivered with Adult Learners in Mind

Gain Skills Faster

Instantly register for hundreds of courses and programs. Re-skill or upskill anytime and anywhere.

Learn with More Flexibility

Online, asynchronous, and self-paced offerings. Build new capacities without sacrificing your lifestyle.

Access Real-World Knowledge

Learn today’s most-essential skills from leading authorities and industry experts.

General Inquiries

Email: continuingeducation@wlu.ca

Our Team

Paul Jenkins
Continuing Education Director

Jennifer Schill
Records and Services Coordinator

Angela Abrowka-Ampadu
Professional Development Coordinator

Stuart Reed
Instructional Design Specialist

Braeden Etienne
Marketing and Communications Specialist