Southern Alberta Branch
PO Box 30112, Village Mall
Red Deer, AB T4N 1H7
Phone: [1] 705-725-8926
Fax: [1] 705-725-8196
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The Canadian Institute of Management is a national organization, which has advanced careers and contributed to the field of management knowledge amidst changing times. As a non-profit association the Canadian Institute of Management is Canada's senior management organization dedicated to professional development. As a member or a program participant CIM informs and trains management professionals to be better prepared for the challenge of change.

Certified in Management (CIM) Designation

The CIM Designation requires completion of educational requirements and a minimum of 2 years proven and recognized Canadian management or administrative experience. Many of our courses qualify as educational equivalencies to obtain CIM educational requirements.

CIM Program Mandatory Courses UCalgary Course Equivalents
Introduction to Management BMC 205 Business Management
Managerial Communications WRI 150 Writing in the Workplace
Principles of Canadian Business Law BMC 117 Business Law
Managerial Accounting BMC 162 Accounting Fundamentals
Financial Management BMC 103 Business Finance
Strategic Analysis BMC 161 Strategic Planning or BMC 160 Business Strategy
CIM Program Optional Courses (must complete two) UCalgary Course Equivalents
Organizational Behaviour BMC 172 Human Behaviour in Organizations
Managerial Marketing BMC 167 Marketing Principles
Economics BMC 171 Economics for Business
Human Resource Management BMC 165 Human Resource Management
Project Management BMC 299 Project Management: Level I