Solutions For Students: How SkillSpark Can Help You Make the Grade


SkillSpark offers a number of services geared towards helping students get the skills they need to successful launch into the workplace. From training on commonly used software platforms like Microsoft Office and the Adobe Creative Suite, to training and preparation for official certifications such as Microsoft MCTS, SkillSpark can help you polish the skills and certifications you need to make your résumé shine!


Professional Designation and Certification Preparation


Are you interested in gaining official certification in IT, Human Resources, Project Management, Business Analysis, or Six Sigma? Having an official designation shows potential employers that you are a recognized specialist in your area of expertise. We have partnered with a number of accrediting organizations, from Microsoft to the Project Management Institute, to provide recognized training and preparation for their certification programs. Each preparation program covers all required knowledge and involves in-depth practical exercises. They also include practice certification exams based on past questions.


We currently offer certification/designation preparation for:


Human Resources Certification Institute :  PHR/SPHR Designations


International Institute of Business Analysis :  CBAP Certification


Project Management Institute :  CAPM/PMP Designations


Six Sigma : Green Belt/Black Belt/CMQOE Certification


Microsoft : Desktop IT Specialist Certifications,  MCTS/MCITP Designations


Cisco : CCDA/CCDP/CCVP/CCNP Certifications


And many more, including: Macromedia, Linux Professional Institute, Oracle, Sun Microsystems, IBM and others.


For a full listing of available designation and certification preparation programs, please visit out Certification Preparation Page


Skill Certificates


Stand out from the pack and make your résumé shine! From Microsoft Office to Adobe Photoshop, Advanced Sales Techniques to Leadership Training, SkillSpark’s Skill Certificates demonstrate to employers that you have the skills and knowledge it takes to be a star performer!


Each Skill Certificate program includes all the interactive training and exercises you need to gain the necessary skills. Once your training is finished you complete a knowledge test to obtain your Certificate. For a listing of currently available Skill Certificates, visit our Skill Certificates page


Student Pricing


Students enrolled in post-secondary institutions qualify for reduced Student Pricing and receive a 15% discount on all courses, Skills Certificate programs, and certification preparation programs. To receive Student Pricing you must hold a valid post-secondary Student ID. To register for Student Pricing, contact our Accounts Team at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Ready to Get Started?


  • Visit Course Central and create an account to begin taking courses!

  • Want to learn more about our courses? Visit our Course page to get more information and view sample courses.

  • For a complete listing of all courses, Skill Certificates, and Certification Preparation programs available please visit our Course Catalogue