Public Relations

Make a lasting impression

To succeed in public relations requires far more than event-planning skills. Effective PR is about building an organization’s reputation by telling the stories that truly matter. In our intensive nine-week program, you’ll prepare for a dynamic career in PR by learning to manage communications using both traditional and digital tools.

  • Practise your skills on real-world projects during a three-week practicum
  • Learn from Vancouver’s established industry experts
  • Develop a professional network of peers
  • Benefit from a free student membership with the Canadian Public Relations Society

Full-Time Certificate Program


8 courses + practicum

Finish in 9 weeks


Our hands-on Public Relations Certificate can prepare you to work in the PR field in just over two months.

You'll learn to:

  • Produce a variety of communication pieces from media releases to web copy
  • Manage media relations and crisis communications
  • Perform public speaking with confidence
  • Use influencer marketing and social media effectively
  • Launch a freelance career in public relations

Plus, you’ll build your work experience during a three-week practicum at an organization of your choosing.

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