Co-operative Management Education Programs at Saint Mary’s University

| Business, Education

Calling all co-op and credit union leaders: Saint Mary’s University is offering an interactive, 3-day intensive executive education course on professional co-operative development this November. “Enhancing Business Performance through Co-operative Management Practices: How to Strengthen Identity, Loyalty and Participation” runs from November 1-3 and will focus on leading thinking in co-operative management coupled with tangible examples of how to translate knowledge into action. The course will include:

  • How to approach the management of a co-operative/credit union/mutual
  • Establishing a competitive advantage using the co-operative model
  • Co-operative economic trends and the local-to-global context

Lead Instructor: Daniel Côté. Executives in Residence and other guests will be confirmed closer to event.

Cost: $1,500 CAD (Includes course fee, lunches, snacks, 1 supper). Some course subsidies are available.

Dates: November 1-3, 2017 Vancouver – hosted by Vancity Credit Union. Dates and locations for 2018 TBC (check website for details).

Please contact Saint Mary’s if you are interested in hosting.

More details and registration form available here: and in this attachment: Enhancing Business Performance 2017-18

Please contact Erin Hancock at with any questions.