Overview

Most unproductive meetings can be attributed to a lack of planning, execution or follow-up. In the Master of Meetings Program, students plan and prepare for meetings and learn what to do during and after the meeting to ensure it serves its intended purpose. The epidemic of bad, inefficient, overcrowded meetings that are plaguing the world's businesses – and making workers miserable. Save yourself and others from bad meetings by learning the skills to properly manage and facilitate.

Utilizing practical skill-building exercises, learn how to successfully run a meeting by improving decision-making, handling conflicts, building a collaborative environment, recording minutes and post-meeting follow-up with action plans.

Admissions

An application is not required for this program.

NEXT STEP

Continuing Studies courses are offered on various dates and during varying time slots. To see upcoming courses, please visit our Continuing Studies’ course catalogue. Then, register by visiting How to Register & Apply 

Careers & Connections

Take your career to the next level by showcasing your ability to successfully plan, facilitate and follow-up with meetings.

Courses & Costs

To graduate with a Master of Meetings document of achievement, students must successfully complete 40 academic hours.

Course Title Course Number Hours
Move the Meeting
BUSN-0181
15
Meeting Facilitation
BUSN-0182
15
Interpersonal Communication
COMM-0389
5
Presentation Skills
COMM-0390
5

Continuing Studies courses are offered on various dates and during varying time slots. To see upcoming courses, please visit our Continuing Studies’ course catalogue. You must search by the course title/name, not by program name (e.g. Move the Meeting, not Master of Meetings).

If you cannot find the course you are interested in, please contact Continuing Studies at Assiniboine directly at continuingstudies@assiniboine.net or 204.725.8725.

Is there government funding available for the program?

Eligible employers may apply for up to $10,000 for each individual worker to assist with training costs. Employers that receive funding under the Canada-Manitoba Job Grant must contribute a minimum of one-third of the eligible training costs. With the maximum government contribution of $10,000, this means that up to $15,000 is available, per person, for eligible training costs.

For more information, visit https://www.gov.mb.ca/wd/ites/is/cjg.html

 

FAQs

 Is there government funding available for the program?

Eligible employers may apply for up to $10,000 for each individual worker to assist with training costs. Employers that receive funding under the Canada-Manitoba Job Grant must contribute a minimum of one-third of the eligible training costs. With the maximum government contribution of $10,000, this means that up to $15,000 is available, per person, for eligible training costs.

For more information, visit https://www.gov.mb.ca/wd/ites/is/cjg.html

 

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