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St. James-Assiniboia School Division
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Continuing Education

​​Continuing Education classes: Register now

We are excited to be able to provide new and exciting online courses to help keep our bodies and minds active throughout these challenging times.  Our instructors will be using either Zoom, Teams or WebEx platforms, and you will be able to interact with the instructors and participants, even if its not in person.  Don’t wait to register, call today 204-832-9637.

Social Media for Boomers
Instructor Kyle Vezina
During these times keeping in contact with friends and family can be a challenging experience.  If you feel overwhelmed with social media, join in to learn the basics and how to navigate this new realm of communication.
Saturday, February 27 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Resistance Training
Instructor Susan Maslanka
Join this experienced instructor and learn how resistance training can improve muscle strength and endurance.  Push-ups, sit-ups, squats, lunges and step-ups are just some of the exercises that you can do to strengthen your body.  Recommended for all age groups.
Mondays (6x) March 1 – April 5 from 6:00 – 7:00 pm.

Introduction to MS Word 2016
Instructor Richard Magil 
Learn the basics of MS Word 2016 by creating, editing, inserting, saving and printing documents in the first class.  In the second week, we will visit various templates you can use for different types of cards, calendars, cover letters and resumes.
Thursdays (2x) March 4 – March 18 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

Mandalas & Meditation
Instructor Nandita Selvanathan
This unique workshop invites you to explore your soul through Mandala painting. The practice of painting is meditative, healing and joyful. Through guided meditation, we contact our inner artist. This workshop will give you the tools to use Mandala as a way of de-stressing your body, mind and spirit. In the class we will draw seven "Chakra symbol  Mandalas". No previous experience is necessary. A handout will be sent to the participants.
Tuesday, March 9 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm.

Fun with your Instantpot
Instructor Kyle Vezina
Have you just purchased a new Instantpot?  Discover some tips, a few recipes and have your questions answered in this tutorial class.  You are welcomed to follow along while the Instructor cooks.  Find out how fun your Instantpot can be and the tasty dishes it can make.
Tuesday, March 9 from 6:00 – 8:30 pm.

Introduction to your Android Tablet
Instructor Kyle Vezina
Discover how your Android tablet can help organize and expand your life.  Learn the basics to enjoy your online experience. The instructor will cover basic use, tips, tricks and uses for your device.
Wednesday, March 10 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm.

Introduction to Gluten- Free Baking
Instructor Kyle Vezina
Are you interested in learning about gluten-free baking?  Then this class is for you!  Learn tips and fundamentals along with live demonstrations by the instructor.  An ingredient list will be e-mailed to you ahead of the class so you can bake along with the Instructor.
Saturday, March 13 from 10:00 am. – 12:00 pm. 

​Note: These courses are being offered online so you will require access to Wi-Fi as well as Teams and/or Zoom platforms in order to communicate with the Instructor. Please call our office 204-832-9637 to register or if you have any questions.

​Note: Due to COVID-19 all continuing in person education leisure courses have been suspended until further notice.

​​Online Education

St. James-Assiniboia Continuing Education is excited to announce our partnership with online providers in order to enhance our course offerings and meet the varied needs of our students.  Online courses are convenient and flexible allowing students to learn in the comfort of their home or office.

Continuing Education Office

Note: Our office at 470 Hamilton Avenue is open to the public by appointment only. Please call 204-9637 to make an appointment for information or registration.

Second floor of John Taylor Collegiate at 470 Hamilton Avenue
Please use the East entrance (by the parking lot).
Ph: 204-832-9637  Fax: 204-888-0945.