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 strive to focus our workshops, presentations and webinars 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 [email protected]
President, Barrie-Simcoe County Branch
Association of Administrative Professionals
We are busy planning some exciting events for the coming year. Our theme this year is all about the “RE”… REcycle RElax REset REbrand and REjuvenate.
Stay tuned for our upcoming events to be posted soon.
Please continue to check your email for the various webinars offered through our National Branch.
Annual General Meeting – Our AGM took place on Thursday April 22nd. We elected a new Executive Team, who are noted in the link below.
Annual Professional Development Day – We had a very successful virtual PD Day on Friday April 23, 2021.
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS and CONTACTS:
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
CCAP COURSES OFFERED AT GEORGIAN COLLEGE
Georgian College is now offering courses for the CCAP (formerly QAA) Program. For course information, email [email protected]
SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY
AAP Branches across Canada provide community support through volunteer opportunities or providing monetary donations to assist a local group or charity. Dress for Success was selected as the ‘charity of choice’ this year by the Barrie Branch.
For more information on our charity of choice, please visit: https://orilliaandbarrie.dressforsuccess.org/
OUR COMMUNITY SUPPORTING US
Our continued success as a branch is assisted by the generosity and support from local businesses and organizations. Our recent Professional Development event included a valuable swag bag to all attendees that contained donations from our valued supporters. Thanks to:
Olive Oil Company – Barrie – Newmarket – Midland oliveoilco.ca
Montana’s BBQ and Bar – Barrie View Drive, Barrie www.montanas.ca
Hamley’s Tea & Coffee – Barrie www.barrieteaandcoffee.ca