Barrie/Simcoe County

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Welcome to the Association of Administrative Professionals Barrie/Simcoe County Branch. Inaugurated in 2006, our branch continues to grow with members representing a wide variety of businesses and organizations throughout the Barrie and Simcoe County area.   We have reviewed your feedback and will focus our workshops and presentations on topics that are current and relevant to office professionals as well as trying to incorporate topics on work-life balance. We warmly welcome guests to our meetings.

If you are interested in joining/ learning more about our branch, or would like additional information, please feel free to contact me at aap.barrie-simcoe.president@canadianadmin.ca

Maureen Armstrong
President, Barrie/Simcoe County Branch
Association of Administrative Professionals

UPCOMING EVENTS

November 28 2019 – Annual Spa Night at Georgian College Spa.  Click here to register for a manicure/pedicure or facial.


SAVE the DATE:

Annual General Meeting – Thursday April 23rd – Kenzington’s Barrie

Annual Professional Development Day – Friday April 24th – More details coming soon

PAST EVENTS

Cyber Security – September 2019

NATIONAL CONFERENCE  – IGNITE YOUR ADMINISTRATIVE PULSE – We had a very successful event this past June at Niagara on the Lake.  Thank you to the Toronto Charter Branch for co-hosting this event with us.  Thank you to all who attended, we hope we ignited your Administrative Pulse.

Business Writing Tune Up (January 2019) – Free Webinar with Rhonda Scharf

Spa Night Summary 2018

Professional Resilience – September 2018


MEETINGS AND SPEAKERS SERIES

2019-20 Speaker Series – Barrie Branch Schedule

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS and CONTACTS:

Barrie Executive 2019-2020

AAP Meet Your Executive 2019-20

EMPLOYER SUPPORT

New Path Youth and Family Services is a multi-service nonprofit organization, well integrated into the social services sector across Simcoe County. The Barrie/Simcoe County Branch of the Association of Administrative Professionals provides both formal and informal networking opportunities for our staff to enhance their professional growth and experience, contributing to shared knowledge, education, advice, and support. The relationship building associated with the Barrie/Simcoe County AAP provides our staff members access to education, knowledge and new ideas that are important to their career, that goes well beyond what any single organization could provide. New Path is very pleased to have an active association with the Barrie/Simcoe County AAP.
Glen Newby, CEO

OUR SPONSORS AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS

These businesses have supported the efforts of the Barrie/Simcoe County Branch of the Association of Administrative Professionals. Through their generosity, we were able to provide quality career-relevant opportunities and incentives for office professionals across Simcoe County. Our members encourage you to support the services of these professional and community-minded businesses.
2019 Sponsorship Page

CCAP COURSES OFFERED AT GEORGIAN COLLEGE

Georgian College is now offering courses for the CCAP (formerly QAA) Program. For course information, email aap.national.registrar@canadianadmin.ca

COMMUNITY SUPPORT

AAP Branches across Canada provide community support through volunteer opportunities or  providing monetary donations to assist a local group or charity.  Elizabeth Fry Society was selected as the ‘charity of choice’ this year by the Barrie Branch.

For more information on our charity of choice this year, please visit: www.elizabethfrysociety.com