PowerED™ Professional Development Courses

Power your online learning with short, stackable courses focused on developing competencies with practical application that you can immediately take back to work.

Double down on your learning and bundle up your courses into a Certificate.

Elevate Your Personal Brand

This free, online, self-directed micro-course is for everyone. It focuses on developing self-awareness to build a stronger and better understanding of how personal branding can help you step out from your own shadow!

Embracing Allyship & Inclusion

Recognize discriminatory practices, develop inclusive behaviours, and lay the groundwork for meaningful allyship in your workplace and beyond!


Boost your leadership skills to inspire teams and achieve extraordinary results.

Digital Transformation

This program will cover the newest principles and practices outlined in PMI’s A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).

Digital Transformation

Implement disruptive technologies and lead your organization through a digital transformation.


Short, impactful, stackable learning!

 Accessible Spaces 101

This course examines the impact of the social and physical environment on people with disabilities and introduces the application of universal design for creating meaningful access.


Rate buildings for accessibility through the RHFAC™ training course.

Coach Approach for Leadership Development

Explore the best coaching practices which will help you strengthen your employee relationships, generate empowerment, and increase engagement with your team.


PowerED™ by Athabasca University has partnered with the Digital Wellness Institute (DWI) to develop a 1.5 hour micro-course, Digital Wellness 101: Optimizing Your Time & Energy.

Introductory Financial Accounting MOOC

Accounting is often said to be the language of business - this course will help you to understand financial information no matter what your role in your organization. This free, online, MOOC has been created by AU’s Faculty of Business.

Designing Your Research for Impact: Emerging Methods for Mobilization

This micro-course walks emerging scholars through novel and productive ways of approaching work through multi-modal knowledge mobilization.

Designing Your Research for Impact: Emerging Methods for Mobilization

Organizations are rushing to embrace the promise and possibilities of an AI-enabled future. Explore the ethical issues posed by the advancement of AI.