Advanced Management Course (AMC) - Ottawa

Mini-MBA for experienced managers


This practical and highly interactive program advances through the major disciplines of management in greater depth and with a strategic perspective. The “learning by doing” format includes a realistic business simulation enabling you to respond concretely to complex management decisions and take away ideas that will have immediate impact on the job. This is also an opportunity to gain or renew contacts with leading management decision-makers, learning from peer story-telling and gaining new perspectives from the faculty team. A proven and popular seminar for more than 50 years.

Delivered in Montreal, Toronto (Mississauga) and Ottawa, the format fits well with the workday of busy professionals from both private and public sectors.

See a complete schedule at the bottom of this page

Key Benefits & Takeaways

  • Provides a condensed and up-to-date set of advanced management practices
  • Enhances abilities to formulate and communicate key strategies
  • Offers ideas to streamline management processes and set meaningful KPI’s and goals
  • Integrates late-breaking market, competitive and organizational issues to manage change
  • Includes personalized faculty discussions to assist in implementing solutions
  • Makes newly learned skills actionable through a realistic and engaging business simulation
  • Benchmark yourself & connect with peers from diverse industries/organizations

Who Should Attend

This program is designed for business leaders and experienced corporate decision makers who manage at regional, national and international levels. Participants require strong management experience and/or an MBA academic background. This program is an outstanding next step for participants of our Executive Development Course (EDC).

Please contact us to make sure that this seminar is right for you.

What is the Registration Fee?

The registration fee includes facilitation by our highly-rated faculty members, comprehensive workbooks, results-oriented exercises, seminar supplies, meal service (breakfast, lunch and breaks) and a certificate of completion from the McGill Executive Institute. Ask us how you could qualify for a special Mini-MBA Series certificate.

Note that our programs are certified for Quebec’s 1% training obligation and the McGill Executive Institute is a qualified training provider under most provincial job grant programs which can contribute to your training costs.

Individuals wishing to maintain their Continuing Certification Requirements (CCR) offered by PMI® can submit an application to receive 7 PDUs for each day of learning (subject to PMI® approval).

Program in Detail

Consistent with McGill’s reputation for innovative and interactive teaching methods, the seminar leaders use business simulation, presentations, and case studies, as well as individual and small-group work for an immediate impact on learning.

The Advanced Management Course (AMC) is designed to meet busy schedules by taking place over eight days spread across two modules, and includes a Closing Cocktail.

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2018 Schedule

Wednesday March 21, 09:00 - 17:00 - Opening session
Thursday March 22, 09:00 - 17:00
Friday March 23, 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday March 24, 09:00 - 17:00

Wednesday April 11, 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday April 12, 09:00 - 17:00
Friday April 13, 09:00 - 19:30
Presence Required: Saturday April 14, 09:00 - 19:30 - Closing Cocktail and Ceremony

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