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Customized Training

Your market is moving rapidly. Be prepared.

The training at NBCC was excellent! The instructor was knowledgeable, personable and patient. We will look to NBCC for any future training needs.

Patricia Harding-Chase
, Regional Executive Director
Family and Early Childhood West

In today's shifting marketplace, hiring good employees is just the beginning. Having a competitive advantage depends on creating a team that is continuously developing the skills they need to meet demand and win market share. Customized learning solutions can ensure your team is ready for almost anything.

Bringing expertise from our classrooms to your company.

At NBCC, our vast network of instructors and educators brings leading expertise both in industry and in the classroom. It’s one of the reasons New Brunswickers rank NBCC as one of the province’s leading post-secondary education institutions. 1

Our Learning Design Consultants (LDCs) provide industry best practices and academic/trade content to ensure your courseware fits industry standards. Our specialties include:

  • Modernized systems
  • Internal certificate programs
  • Train the trainer platforms, and
  • e-learning options.

Our training solutions are built to support your unique needs and can be adapted quickly. Whether your employees need classroom instruction, online learning options or simulation labs, we can design the right solution for you.

Your learning needs are our business.

Our experience in partnering with NBCC has revealed that they are living true to their mission of changing lives and communities. Their educational team care about the success of our participants and we will continue to work with them to make career and educational dreams come true.

Norma Ricker,
Manager, Project Development
Wood Manufacturing Council

Each customized training solution begins with our clients’ specific needs in mind. Our team works with you to understand your goals, your organization and your needs to design a training program that’s right for you.

We will ask you:

  • Motive – what's motivating you to look for a training program?
  • Goals - what will happen if your team gets customized training?
  • Change – who will be affected by the training, change, or evolution?
  • Curriculum - what objectives need to be met?
  • Landscape – what form of delivery do you think would work for your team?

Together with NBCC’s internal experts, we design curriculum that exceeds industry standards and is delivered in a way that works best for you and your team.

Let's Connect!
Contact a team member below or email ct@nbcc.ca

Our Business Development Team

Heather Hathaway

Heather Hathaway, Director for Business Development

Heather has over 25 years of experience in post-secondary education and has worked for many of these years in the field of contract training. She values education and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Masters in Adult Education from the University of New Brunswick.

Heather holds firmly to the belief that education has the power to change lives and is passionate about extending the reach of this education and training out into the public and private sectors of the Province.

284 Smythe Street, Fredericton, NB E3B 3C9
Office: (506) 453-5459 | Cell: (506) 461-7278 | Email: Heather.Hathaway@nbcc.ca

Erin Sweet

Erin Sweet, Manager – Moncton, Miramichi

Erin joined NBCC in the newly formed Business Development unit in 2013. Her role is to find business opportunities for NBCC and to take them from idea to completion.

Prior to joining NBCC, Erin has worked in various business/relationship/community development roles with companies like Atlantic Lottery Corporation and ArtFX. Erin has her Bachelors of Arts degree and is currently working on her Business Management Professional Certification.

Contact Erin if you have a business development idea (or if you just want to chat)!

1234 Mountain Rd. Moncton, NB E1C 8H9
Office: (506) 869-6438 | Cell: (506) 476-2304 | Email: Erin.Sweet@nbcc.ca

David Kirkpatrick
David Kirkpatrick, Manager - Saint John, St. Andrews

Working over 14 years in the economic development field, David has transferred his strong technical and customer service background into developing solid relationships within the business community.  Results-oriented, and knowledgeable, he worked as a technical recruiter for one of the world’s largest staffing agencies and helped make it the most profitable in Canada.  Certified as a Microsoft Systems Engineer and as a Cisco Certified Network Associate, David also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Contact David if you have a business development idea. 
950 Grandview Avenue, Saint John, NB, E2J 4C5
Office: (506) 658-5508 | Cell: (506) 333-7036 | Email: David.Kirkpatrick@nbcc.ca
Angela Acott-Smith

Angela Acott-Smith, Manager – Fredericton, Woodstock

Angela has worked with NBCC in a variety of roles for almost 20 years. She is passionate about making a difference – for her clients and in her community – and believes that education is the key. She holds a Masters in Adult Education from St FX and also has Bachelors degrees in both Education (UMPI) and Science (UNB). Talk with Angela about how NBCC can develop new or customized training to meet the needs of your company and industry.

100 Broadway Street, Woodstock, NB E7M 5C5
Office: (506) 325 -4853 | Cell: (506) 471-2493 | E-mail: Angela.Acott-Smith@nbcc.ca

Stephanie Mason

Stephanie Mason, Administrative Assistant – Saint John

Stephanie holds a diploma in Business & Administration and has 20 years of customer service and office administration experience. Her work with post-secondary institutions has positioned Stephanie as an integral player in developing processes that help her team, instructors, students, and partners meet goals. Stephanie believes in working smarter-not-harder and it's this approach that gets the job done right the first time.

New Brunswick Community College
950 Grandview Avenue, Saint John, NB E2J 4C5
Office: (506) 658-5485 | Email: Stephanie.Mason@nbcc.ca

1Corporate Research Associates, June 2015
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