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Online Distance Learning Program

Man with colleagues via online plateformThe Institute is pleased to be launching our new online distance learning program!

Interactive digital sessions featuring a live instructor ensure you maintain your professional edge and upgrade your knowledge with the latest best practices.

The entire PDI team is working diligently to ensure that our professional development programs are available, by distance, as soon as possible.  A  limited number of opportunities have already launched and, starting in April, PDI looks forward to adding some of the Institutes most in-demand workshops.

PDI's distance learning digital sessions will be delivered live via MS Teams and Adobe Connect.

Available Today - Workshops by Month!

May 2020  

Achieving Focus  
May 14,15, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Communicating Under Pressure         
May 19-20, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Minutes Made                                  
May 19, 20, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Communicating Technical Information 
May 19-21, 2020, 8:00 to 10:00

Clear, Concise Writing        
May 19-22, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Business Process Improvement: An Introduction
May 20, 21, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Analytical Thinking 
May 20, 21, 22, 2020 8:30 to 12:00

Storytelling: The Secret Weapon of Communication  
May 21-22, 2020 9:00 to 12:00

 

Writing in Plain Language 
May 25, 26, 2020, 9:00 - 12:00

Cyber Futures 
May 25-28, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Briefing Notes That Work                      
May 25-28, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Agile Project Management                      
May 25-29, 2020, 8:30 to 12:00

Effective Management of Project Stakeholders 
May 26-27, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Threat in the time of Pandemic   
May 26, 2020,  9:00 to 10:00

Leading Teams 
May 26-29, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Cybersecurity Management and Implementation 
May 26, 27, 28, 29, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

June 2020  

Introduction to Data Science 
June 1-4, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Risk Management 
June 2-5, 2020, 12:30 to 15:30

Fundamentals of Public Policy Development 
June 2-5, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Coaching - Developing Skills for
Powerful Conversations
 
                  
June 2-4, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Comprehensive Project Management 
June 8-12, 2020, 8:30 to 12:0

Critical Thinking: Effective Exploration of Alternative Solutions​ 
June 9-10, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Strategic Foresight and National Security: The Case of COVID-19 
June 9-12, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Intrinsic Practice 
June 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, 2020, 9:00 - 10:30

Requirements Gathering
June 15-18, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Influencing and Leading Others 
June 15-18, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Policies and Procedures for Compliance and Consistency 
June 15-18, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Writing Well I @ Your Desk
June 15-26, 2020, asynchronous/self-paced

Business Process Improvement - For Problem Solving 
June 16, 17, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Knowledge Management: An Introduction 
June 16-19, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Developing Your Negotiation Skills 
June 18, 19, 22, 23, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Selling Ideas Successfully         
June 19-22, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

A+ Writing: Beyond the Basics
June 22, 23, 24, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Emotional and Social Intelligence 
June 22, 23, 24, 2020, 8:30 to 11:30

Strategic Thinking 
June 23-24, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Supervising on a Day-to-day Basis 
June 23-26, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Realizing Value from Investments and Projects Cohort Program
June 23, 2020 start date

Briefing Notes That Work 
June 25-30, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

July 2020  

Moles, Mass Leakers and Messiahs:
Insider Threat and the Psychological Pathways to Betrayal
 
July 6-7, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Clear, Concise Writing 
July 6-9, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

How to Write Effective Reports 
July 6-9, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Business Process Improvement for Project Champions 
July 7, 8, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Communicating Technical Information 
July 7, 8, 9, 2020, 8:00 to 10:00

Oral Briefings                                           
July 13-14, 2020, 13:00 to 16:00

Advanced Project Management: Focus on Scheduling 
July 13-16, 2020, 8:30 to 12:00

Introduction to Cybersecurity 
July 13-16, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Improving your Presentation Skills  
July 13-16, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Writing in Plain Language 
July 14, 15, 2020, 9:00  to 12:00

Writing for Promotional Communications 
July 14, 15, 16, 2020, 9:00 to 10:30/11:00

Introduction to Data Science 
July 20-23, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Business Process Improvement: An Introduction 
July 21, 22, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Contentious Issue Management and Crisis Communications
July 21, 22, 23, 24, 2020, 9 to 12:00

Achieving Focus  
July 23-24, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Communicating Under Pressure 
July 27-28, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Briefing Notes That Work 
July 27-30, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Critical Thinking: Effective Exploration of Alternative Solutions​  
July 28-29, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Winning Government Job Competitions
July 28-29, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Storytelling: The Secret Weapon of Communication  
July 29-30, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

August 2020  

Results-based Management
August 4, 5, 6, 2020, 9:00 to 13:00

Knowledge Management: An Introduction 
August 4-7, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Business Process Improvement for Personal Efficiency 
August 5, 6, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Analytical Thinking
August 10-12, 2020, 8:30 to 12:00

Comprehensive Project Management Basics
August 10-14, 2020, 8:30 to 12:00

The Basics of Business Writing
August 10-13, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Strategic Thinking 
August 11-12, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Clear, Concise Writing        
August 17-20, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Business Process Improvement - For Problem Solving 
August 19, 20, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Minutes Made                                      
August 19, 20, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Business Process Improvement for Project Champions 
August 25, 26, 2020, 9:00 - 12:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 2020  

The Spy Next Door: Illegal Agent Networks and the Canadian Experience  
September 8-9, 2020, 9:00 to 12:00

Cyber Futures 
September 22-23, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Online Coaching Services

A timely offering for uncertain environment. PDI invites you to connect with our qualified coaches via digital technology or phone.

Conferences and Events 

PDI invites you to visit the Conference and Events page to view in-person & virtual events of the Insitute and PDI partners. 

 

 

 

 

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