Virtual | EX Group Classification Training

Enable human resource practitioners to evaluate positions

Virtual / EX Group Classification Training 2024

The program is designed to enable human resource practitioners and others who are involved with the Plan to evaluate positions in a manner that is consistent with the Executive Group Position Evaluation Plan.

For human resource practitioners, the course provides the knowledge and skills to enable them to provide assistance to management in the evaluation of positions at the executive level in the federal public service. This course is intended to provide them with a sufficient level of knowledge to enable them to:

  • Apply the Plan under the guidance of a senior specialist
  • Advise management on the principles and concepts of the Plan
  • Act as technical specialist/secretary to a departmental evaluation committee

In addition to this primary target audience the course is suitable for senior HR managers who are responsible for managing the EX-Group in their department or agency. Finally, the course is also suitable for senior line managers who are called upon to manage the EX-Group or serve as members of evaluation committees.

Video participation is required – all sessions are virtual.

Who should attend:

The course provides participants with:

  • An understanding of the conceptual framework for the Plan
  • An appreciation of the role of the Public Service Human Resources Management Agency of Canada as the manager of the Plan
  • Practice in applying the Plan Practice in developing oral and written rationales

An opportunity to discuss issues around EX classification and organization design.

More information

If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Gregoire at

A virtual workshop for employees involved in Executive Group (EX) job evaluation. The course is targeted to a primary audience of experienced classification specialists who should have successfully completed the Canada School of Public Service courses in organization and classification (P911P912 and P916). This course will consist of 3– 4-hour sessions. 

Dates (All times from 1-4PM Eastern):

  • Feb English:  21, 22, 23
  • June English: 18, 19, 20
  • October English: 15, 16, 17
  • October French: 22, 23, 24

The registration fee is $2100.00 CAD per participant, plus applicable taxes.

The registration deadline is two weeks before each course date

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