Contract Management

Contract Management Extension Certificate

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403.440.6861 or 1.888.392.3655  

Contract management is the process of managing contract creation, execution and analysis to maximize operational and financial performance at an organization, all while reducing financial risk.

As a contract administrator or manager, add value to your organization throughout the contracting process with the foundational knowledge gained in these courses. Understand the importance of all major contracting activities using a life cycle approach. Explore aspects relating to contracts, including supplier knowledge, organizational needs and creating contract requirements documents.

Explore management principles and techniques for successful contracts that you can apply immediately. Become proficient at initiating, negotiating, developing or managing contracts in a variety of industries. Align contracts with the goals and objectives of your organization or department.

Review outcomes from each stage in the contract management life cycle through hands-on case studies. Examine real business situations from a variety of industries and put your contract management skills to the test.



This program is eligible towards Gold Seal Certification, a program that establishes, administers and continuously improves national professional certification standards for construction management.

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  • Earn a recognized credential to enhance your career prospects
  • Learn from industry professionals
  • Demonstrate workplace competencies to potential employers
  • Complete through online delivery, open to anyone, anywhere


Program format

Format: Online | Learn more

Duration: Complete the 6 required courses (90 hours) within 2 semesters up to a maximum of 3 years.

Evaluation is based on a combination of presentations, group work, quizzes and in-class discussions.

All required course materials are distributed online. Learn more on how to access your course materials.




Contact us

For information about the program:
403.440.6861 or 1.888.392.3655
Mount Royal University, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary AB T3E 6K6

Customize this program for your organization through our Corporate Training unit.