On-Demand Courses

Governance Courses


Improving Governance in Smaller NFP Entities

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course examines significant aspects of governance, including the impact of leadership and culture on an organization’s governance from the perspective of smaller not-for-profit entities. 

(1)
2h
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Arun Mathur
$79
$139

Improving Governance in the NFP Sector

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course examines ways to improve governance in not-for-profit organizations in Canada. It presents practical knowledge and tools to empower CPAs to implement strategies that are aligned with their organizational culture and leadership. 

(4)
2h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$79
$139

Improving Governance in the Public Sector

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

(1)
1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$119

Improving Governance in the Corporate Sector

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

0h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$119

Internal Control Courses

Internal Control in Smaller Entities

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides practical guidance on evaluating and improving internal control systems in smaller organizations. It provides guidance on how to implement internal control standards and frameworks in smaller entities. 

2h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$79
$159

Introduction to Internal Control

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides practical guidance on evaluating and improving internal control systems in any organization. It provides guidance how to implement internal control standards and frameworks in smaller entities, including the COSO framework. 


(3)
1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$119

Fraud Prevention

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides a refresher or an introduction for fraud prevention. 

1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$99

Enterprise Risk Management

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides practical guidance on implementing effective risk management strategies in an organization. 

(2)
1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$99

Ethics Courses

Ethical Decision Making in a Crisis

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course relates the current global COVID-19 crisis to business ethics. It will examine how organizations have dealt with their stakeholders and how they have lived up to their core values. 

1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$89

CPA Professional Code of Conduct

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course examines the contents of the CPA Professional Code of Conduct. A practical hands-on approach is taken to identify key components and guidance provided by the Profession. 

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1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$89

Preventing Unethical Behaviour in the Workplace

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course focuses on the responsibilities of managers and directors in creating an ethical business environment. Members will learn how to identify threats and danger signs that are putting their organizations at risk, and implement ethical safeguards successfully.


(10)
1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$89

Dealing with Unethical Situations in the Workplace

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides the tools needed to consider and apply ethics in challenging situations in the workplace. You will gain an appreciation for the return on investment for ethical decision-making, for businesses and for the individual professional. 

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1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$97

Canadian Business Ethics

4-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides a complete walkthrough of business ethics in the Canadian workplace. It contextualizes challenging ethical issues that CPA members and their organizations are facing across the country. 


(18)
4h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$199
$259

Key Performance Indicators (KPI) Courses

Using KPIs in Smaller Entities

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in smaller organizations. It provides practical guidance on the process of implementing KPIs, including challenges and benefits that may arise in smaller entities.


2h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$79
$139

Using KPIs in the Public Sector

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in public sector organizations. It provides practical guidance on the process of implementing KPIs, including challenges and benefits that may arise.


2h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$79
$139

Using KPIs in a Professional Practice

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in professional practices, such as an accounting practice. It provides practical guidance on the process of implementing KPIs, including challenges and benefits that may arise.


1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$99

Improving Your Bottom Line Using KPIs

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides a step-by-step approach in using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to improve any organization’s bottom line. It examines how to establish KPIs in various industries, including professional services, retail, service, manufacturing, government, etc.


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2h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$79
$149

Business Management Courses

Plain Language Communication

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

In this course you will learn basic plain language communication skills and techniques that can help you improve your communication.

1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$89

Conducting Effective Meetings

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

In this course you will learn how to execute effective meetings by examining what to do before, during and after a meeting.

2h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$79
$139

How to Prepare an Operating Budget

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

In this course you will learn how to prepare more accurate and useful operating budgets and how to forecast future performance.

1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$89

How to Prepare a Business Plan

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course is designed for entrepreneurs and business owners. Participants will learn how to tell their story through a business plan, including the various components that need to be presented.

1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$89

Get More from Financial Statements

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

Learn how to interpret financial statements using ratio analysis. This course designed for business owners and non-finance managers.

1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$99

Accounting for Business Owners

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

(1)
1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$89

Public Speaking to Boost your Career

2-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course provides a practice guide on public speaking engagements, from start to end. Topics include obtaining audience knowledge, organization of information, rehearsal and preparation, body language, mental attitude and delivery tips. 

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2h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$79
$198

Intro to Capital Budgeting

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course examines how companies apply capital budgeting analyses and the methods that are actively used in the corporate world. 

(3)
1h
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Lecturer
Arun Mathur
$59
$97

Tax & Wealth Management Series

Certainty in Uncertain Times - Strategic Estate Planning

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course will focus on will planning, use of trusts, and the financial tools available to provide peace of mind when individuals need it the most! 

1h
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Lecturer
Tony Salgado
$59
$99

Death, Taxes and Insurance for Business Owners

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

Learn the ABC's of life insurance, how to use life insurance in estate planning for business owners, tax efficiencies using life insurance within corporations for business owners, how to help a business owner structure their shareholders agreement and when to use annuities ...

1h
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Lecturer
Tony Salgado
$59
$99

Lack of Succession in Succession Planning

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

How does the family owned business plan for the transition of their business and their wealth. What are the tax and estate consequences and planning opportunities available to the family owned business when working on succession planning? We will look at some insurance ...

1h
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Lecturer
Tony Salgado
$59
$99

Tax Preparation Series

Corporate Investment Income Part 1 – Conceptual Framework & T2 Return Preparation

3.5-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

The ultimate objective of this course is not only to review and explain the investment concepts an easy to digest manner, but also help you form a deep understanding of these complex topics. This is done by not only explaining the conceptual framework of investment income ...

3.5h
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Lecturer
Ian DiNovo
$129
$159

Corporate Investment Income Part 2 – Other Concepts

3.5-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

The ultimate objective of this course is not only to review and explain the investment concepts an easy to digest manner, but also help you form a deep understanding of these complex topics. This is done by not only explaining the conceptual framework of investment income ...

3.5h
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Lecturer
Ian DiNovo
$129
$159

Navigating the Maze of Federal COVID-19 Measures

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This webinar breaks down the recent measures announced by the Canadian Federal government to help individuals and businesses through the Covid-19 crisis. The seminar will outline each of the new measures introduced as well as the eligibility requirements and conditions. It is...

1h
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Lecturer
Ian DiNovo
$59
$99

In-Depth Personal Tax Overview for Non-Practitioners

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This evergreen course provides a comprehensive overview of personal tax topics within the context of T1 personal tax return preparation. However, it is presented with the non-practitioner in mind. That is, the course does not drill down into the minute details and complex ...

3h
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Lecturer
Ian DiNovo
$129
$199

Personal Tax Preparation Issues - Tips & Traps

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This course will provide you with an update of personal tax topics along with an overview of issues and challenges faced by tax practitioners on a daily basis when dealing with clients. You will be provided with tips on preparing personal tax returns and how to deal with ...

3h
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Lecturer
Ian DiNovo
$129
$199

Intensive Personal Tax Preparation

7-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This is a fast paced course on the preparation of T1 personal tax returns for those who have a good knowledge of personal tax concepts. We take the knowledge you have gained from introductory tax courses and put it to work in a “bootcamp” style delivery.

7h
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Lecturer
Ian DiNovo
$299
$500

Intensive T2 Corporate Tax Preparation

7-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

This is a fast paced course on the preparation of T2 personal tax returns for those who have a good knowledge or understanding of introductory corporate tax concepts. We take the knowledge you have gained from introductory corporate tax courses or industry knowledge and put ...

5.5h
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Lecturer
Ian DiNovo
$249
$450

Leadership

Collaboration: How to ROCK IT like The Beatles

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

Collaboration is timely, essential and an enigma. It’s both easy and difficult. Natural and unnatural. In this course, you’ll get a host of valuable ideas and tools to be more collaborative and lead more collaborative organizations, and learn the foundational principles that ...
3h
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Lecturer
Dr. Marc & Samantha Hurwitz
$79
$159

Followership: The skills you need now more than ever

1-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

Our current work environment is tough: lockdowns, layoffs, constant disruption, and highly competitive. How do you make your voice heard? Have more positive influence? Get noticed? Appreciated? How do you fire up your team and generate more value? Especially if your team is ...

1h
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Dr. Marc & Samantha Hurwitz
$59
$99

Neuroscience at Work: Work smarter, not harder

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

People are endlessly fascinated with what brain science can do for them. And rightly so. Our brains are a 3-pound powerhouse with outsized impact and upsized potential. Our remarkable brains are responsible for controlling our actions, reactions, behaviours, thoughts, and ...

3h
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Lecturer
Dr. Marc & Samantha Hurwitz
$79
$159

The FliPsides of Collaborative Decision Making

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

Are you on a mission to seek out better more collaborative decision making, to boldly go where no one has gone before? We face dozens of decisions every day from the ordinary to those more akin to intergalactic warfare. Decision making is a skill with many facets: How do you ...

3h
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Lecturer
Dr. Marc & Samantha Hurwitz
$129
$279

Followership: The F-word that complements leadership

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

Imagine you had a secret formula that supercharged your career, enabling you to make your voice heard, create more value, and take charge of your organizational destiny. Imagine also that secret formula supercharged your team improving accountability, productivity, creativity...

3h
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Dr. Marc & Samantha Hurwitz
$129
$279

Be a leader people WANT to follow

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

The modern leadership job is not so much to delegate, evaluate, rate, rank, review, and differentiate. Rather, today’s leaders’ coach, chart the path, clear the path, and help people have awesome experiences in the process. It involves a lot of communicating, a huge emphasis ...

3h
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Lecturer
Dr. Marc & Samantha Hurwitz
$129
$199

Personal Growth Series

Emotional Intelligence: Make deeper connections

3-HR ON-DEMAND COURSE

Discover how emotions are neither good nor bad, they’re news: vital news influencing how we interpret the world. Learn how to see yourself and others with greater clarity, build faster rapport, stretch your comfort zone, and become an even more effective you.

3h
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Lecturer
Dr. Marc & Samantha Hurwitz
$129
$279


Custom Courses

We are able to customize a live course, on-demand course, live webinar, seminar or workshop to suit your organization's unique needs. Our tailored approach can reflect case studies, trends, issues, and specific topics that are relevant and pertinent to your members or employees.

Our areas of expertise include: improving governance, ethics, leadership, workplace culture, internal control, corporate finance, financial management and financial literacy.

Training can be provided for businesses and organizations of all types, sizes, industries, and locations.

Contact us at admin@ultimquest.com to discuss the opportunity to create a custom course.