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Continuing Education


The Olds College Continuing education in Agriculture has a wide variety of courses.

Continuing Education Department

Toll Free: 1-800-661-6537 

Continuing Education - Agriculture Courses

Agronomy Certificate Program

Prepare to support the agri-service industry by gaining practical training in crop production systems, nutrition and protection.

This entry-level program answers the industry's call for trained crop scouts possessing basic agronomic skills.

The Agronomy Certificate can be acquired through an online course.


Rural Finance and Entrepreneurship Certificate is developed to provide practical business education to agriculture based businesses.  It has 4 required courses + 1 elective, all entirely online, which can be taken independently or together as a certificate.  Courses are directly transferable into the Agricultural Management Diploma for gaining higher credentials and furthering your career in the agriculture industry.

Visit the Rural Finance and Entrepreneurship program page.