The Corporate Learning Academy (CLA) provides online, on-demand, self-paced courses to develop personal and professional skills. Gain experience and confidence that will benefit you at every level in your volunteer, staff, and leadership roles. 


The CLA courses are open to everyone. Guided by the unique needs of The Salvation Army, these courses are valuable to anyone working in not-for-profit or leadership roles.

Explore courses on technical skills, interpersonal skills, the workplace environment, leadership, and much more. 

CLA courses are all online, on-demand, and self-paced. They range from 3-6 hours and include videos, quizzes, and interactive elements.

Participants receive a Certificate of Completion. 

Why the Corporate Learning Academy?

The CLA launched in 2022 with a goal to provide flexible training and development opportunities for The Salvation Army’s Mission Partners (employees, officers, cadets, auxiliary captains, auxiliary lieutenants). It’s also open to anyone looking to hone their not-for-profit or leadership skills.

Guiding Principles

  1. Ensuring people first
  2. Learning excellence through best practices for transformational change
  3. Offering effective, efficient, easily accessible learning resources
  4. Commitment to lifelong learning for Mission advancement


The CLA exists to provide quality training to Mission Partners of The Salvation Army to increase individual and organizational effectiveness for the advancement of the Mission.

Salvation Army Alignment

  • Housed at Booth University College, the CLA provides credibility and quality control, reliable tracking systems, and easy reporting capability.
  • As an internal partner, the CLA has a deep understanding of the organizational culture, mission, and structure of The Salvation Army.
  • The CLA is in complete Mission alignment.
  • The CLA will create an ‘even’ platform for training and development, especially for smaller and remote ministry units.


All courses are online, on-demand, and self-paced. They range from 3-6 hours. 

  • Accountability in the Workplace
  • Anger Management
  • Appreciative Inquiry
  • Attention Management
  • Being a Likeable Boss
  • Builing Confidence and Assertiveness
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Etiquette
  • Business Writing
  • Change Management
  • Civility in The Workplace
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Collaborative Business Writing
  • Communication Strategies
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Delivering Constructive Criticism
  • Developing Corporate Behaviour
  • Developing Creativity
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Emotional Intelligence at Work
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Goal Setting and Getting Things Done
  • High Performance Teams (Inside the Company)
  • High Performance Teams (Remote Workforce)
  • Improving Mindfulness
  • Improving Self-Awareness
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Knowledge Management
  • Leadership and Influence
  • Leadership Development in Women
  • Lean Process and Six Sigma
  • Life Coaching Essentials
  • Manager Management
  • Managing Workplace Anxiety
  • Meeting Management
  • Middle Manager
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Networking Outside the Company
  • Networking Within the Company
  • Office Politics for Managers
  • Organizational Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Project Management
  • Proposal Writing
  • Public Speaking
  • Responsibility in the Workplace
  • Risk Assessment and Management
  • Self-Leadership
  • Servant Leadership
  • Stress Management
  • Supervising Others
  • Taking Initiative
  • Team Building for Managers
  • Teamwork and Team Building
  • Ten Soft Skills You Need
  • Time Management
  • Trust Building and Resilience Development
  • Unconscious Bias
  • Virtual Teambuilding and Management
  • Work-life Balance

"The Corporate Learning Academy is all about a commitment to lifelong learning.”

- Lieut. Colonel (Dr.) Susan van Duinen, former President of Booth University College

Admission Requirements

Review the admission requirements for this program, plus specific details for mature students, international students, and high school equivalencies for applicants outside Manitoba.

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