Micro-certification


Definition
  • A Micro-certification is a certification of skills or a component of a formal qualification.
  • It can be broken down into smaller thematic units called microcredentials. A set of stackable microcredits can be used to obtain a micro-certification.
  • The length of a micro-certification course ranges from 135 h to 405 h (3 to 9 units)

 

Why sign up for a micro-certification?
  • to have my skills recognized;
  • move towards a career change;
  • develop new skills required by employers in areas of high demand in New Brunswick;
  • offer more flexibility in learning.

 

Targeted training allows you to:

  • obtain a micro-certificate;
  • re-enter the labour market;
  • pursue learning;
  • obtain a post-secondary diploma or certificate.
How does it work?

A digital badge

  • is a virtual image;
  • is associated with a micro-certification;
  • can be used to recognize learning and skills;
  • can be shared with employers for recruitment or talent management purposes.

 

I am an employer looking to …
  • fill positions;
  • target qualified candidates;
  • respond to workforce recruitment challenges.

 

CCNB can :

  • Design a micro-certification in collaboration with your sector of activity and according to the skills sought in your workplace.
  • Assist in recruiting qualified candidates.
Our micro-certifications

 

PHLEBOTOMY

 

 

 

Learn more

Publications :

Atlantic Business Magazine

 

 

South-Est - Jean-Marie Pelletier : 506-337-7651

North-East - Jonathan Tower : 506-547-7401

Restigouche - Yvan LeBlond : 506-789-2261

North-West - Louise Martin : 506-740-2363