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EDA Professional Development - EDA's Business and Investment Attraction Course

September 15, 2016 11:52 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

If you are interested in learning business investment strategies to help your community thrive in these tough economic times, plan to take EDA's Business and Investment Attraction Course. 

There are two ways take this course: online and in person. With both formats, EDA members receive a 50% rebate.

If you choose the online option, the course begins next month: 

Business and Investment Attraction
October 11 - November 8, 2016
Online through the U of C

Register here To receive your rebate email admin@edaalberta.ca with your course receipt.

If you choose the in-person option, plan to host a one-day course in your community. EDA members will receive a 50% rebate on the course fee. This offer is good until the end of this year. Contact admin@edaalberta.ca with the dates you prefer and we will arrange for an instructor. Book now to get your preferred dates!

Our BIA course covers community investment readiness; competitive advantage, how to select key target markets for investment attraction; working with site selectors; and attracting foreign direct investment to help your community expand its economic base. 

As you know, our CEDTP training program is an excellent professional development opportunity for those in the field of economic development. Our program helps your competitive advantage by offering a variety of courses designed to deliver information on the best practices and established tools you can use to help your region thrive.

These courses are eligible for credits towards the Management Certificate-Economic Developers offered through the University of Calgary in conjunction with EDA. They can also be applied to your Ec.D designation.


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