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Information and Records Management Certificate


Credential: Certificate
Available: Continuing Education Classroom or Online

Program Description

Managing records and information is a pivotal piece in running any organization efficiently. Learn the industry standards and best practices of information and records management from industry professionals. From managing electronic content to vital records and terminology, the SAIT Information and Records Management Certificate will help you succeed.

Note: All courses below are offered on an ongoing basis as online distance education courses.

Important Note: Students who wish to receive the certificate must apply for the program officially. You may apply before or during the course of your studies but it is strongly recommended that you take no more than two courses before completing the application. Students who do not meet the Admission requirements but would like to continue to take the courses may do so; however no parchment/certificate will be granted upon completion. Also, these courses are not recommended for students who do not meet the English Language Proficiency requirements.

Admission Requirements

At least 60% in each of the following courses or their equivalents:

  • English Language Arts 30-1 or English Language Arts 30-2
  • Two of the following Grade 12 subjects: Math (Pure Math 30, Applied Math 30, Math 30-1, Math 30-2 or Math 30-3), Science, Social Science, Accounting, Law or a second language.
  • MGMT 244 (Fundamentals of Information and Records Management) may be substituted for one of the Grade 12 subjects. This course is available through continuing education.
  • All applicants, including students educated in Canada, must demonstrate English Language Proficiency prior to admission.

To get started, submit an application for this part-time program through ApplyAlberta.

Careers: Records Management Team Leader | Document Management Specialist Manager | Document Control




Professional Communication & Presentation Skills COMM-256 Classroom or Online
Information Management Administration MMGT-350 Classroom or Online
Fundamentals of Information and Records Management MGMT-244 Classroom or Online
Advanced Information and Records Management MGMT-246 Classroom or Online
Business Imaging Technology MMGT-218 Classroom or Online
Managing Records Classification & Vocabulary Design MMGT-228 Classroom or Online
Strategic Management Issues MGMT-251 Classroom or Online
IRM Tools and Techniques MGMT-267 Classroom or Online
Management of Vital Records MMGT-225 Classroom
Enterprise Content Management MMGT-220 Classroom or Online

You will have five (5) years to complete this certificate. Please contact us at 403.284.8401 or email ict.ConEd.info@sait.ca for more information.