Certification - Professionals

Why Certify?

Find out the difference between Certificate and Certification programs HERE.

Professional Community and Economic Developer of Saskatchewan

Differentiate yourself! Join the network of Saskatchewn credential holders who are confident in themselves and in their ability to do their jobs well.  Link to our Provincial Program HERE.

National Certification is offered by the Economic Developers Association of Canada.

For more information on the Certified Economic Developer (Ec.D.) visit or contact Penny Gardiner EDAC Executive Director at

International Certification is offered by the International Economic Development Council 

For more information on obtaining the Certified Economic Development ( CEcd), please contact IEDC directly via email at, telephone 202-223-7800 or visit their website.