Red Deer Polytechnic is committed to providing opportunities that enrich our employees’ professional and personal growth through continuing education and lifelong learning.
Red Deer Polytechnic provides numerous general professional development (PD) opportunities for faculty and staff. This includes hosting dynamic speakers and other professional development activities throughout each year.
Red Deer Polytechnic also funds professional development opportunities, including the pursuit of advanced degrees, attendance at conferences and workshops, participation in webinars or seminars, and more. This supports our employees as they learn about trends and best practices, as well as increase their knowledge in various subjects to best support our students and communities.
Eligibility and funding for professional development varies depending on bargaining unit affiliation and the terms and conditions of employment.