SEO Training FAQs and Answers…

Yes, if you sign up for a 4 day workshop you can take the 1st 2 days at the original date and then take the last 2 days at the next or a subsequent workshop. We offer this as for some people it can be tough to get away for 4 days in a row. Once you register online as you normally do (or prior to your registration) simply let us know via email the dates that you want to apply the payment to and we will then reply by email to confirm it for you. This way you are also able to take advantage of the savings you get for booking all 5 days at once.
These are limited seating events. Unless otherwise indicated, there will never be more than 6 attendees per session to ensure the opportunity for individual attention. For Private group sessions a greater number of attendees can be accommodated.
Yes the 3 workshops are Certified SEO Courses (2 Day Basic SEO Essentials, 2 Day Advanced SEO, 4 Day Complete SEO Mastery). A computerized multiple choice choice exam is given a the end of each Workshop, a grade over 75% is required to be certified. However you are not required to take an exam if you would rather not. Attendees of the Executive Masters’ in SEO will receive a certificate of completion.
This is a stress free environment, therefore the dress code is business casual, however jeans are permitted, shorts in the summertime too.
If you are brand new to search engine marketing, as long as you are familiar with basic marketing concept as well as proficient with the internet & working with a browser, you will be able to follow the instruction.
If you are brand new to search engine marketing, as long as you are proficient with the internet & working with a browser, and are able to use a word processing software and or text editing software, you will be able to follow the instruction. Please take this Basic SEO Essentials Prerequisite Quiz, if you score less than 65% please contact Greg to discuss how you might want to prepare prior to the workshop. Scoring over 65% means you already have the foundation to successfully complete the Basic Essentials SEO Course.
in order to benefit the most from the Advanced workshop, advanced students need to know the basic “how to’s” of search engine marketing. If you’ve are SEO Certified through our Beginners Workshop you have the requirements needed to enroll in the Advanced Workshop. If you have significant experience and success in SEO you should still consider attending the Basic Essentials SEO Training to fully develop your core SEO knowledge. If you haven’t followed the Basic Workshop please take this Advanced SEO Prerequisite Quiz scoring over 65% means you have a foundation to successfully complete the Advanced SEO Course. If you score less than 65% contact Greg to discuss.
The fist 2 days of Basic SEO Essentials will provide you with a solid foundation to complete the 2 Day Advance SEO Training. If you are brand new to search engine marketing, as long as you are proficient with the internet & working with a browser, and are able to use a word processing software and or text editing software, you will be able to follow the instruction. Please take this Basic SEO Essentials Prerequisite Quiz, if you score less than 65% please contact Greg to discuss how you might want to prepare prior to the workshop. Scoring over 65% means you already have the foundation to successfully complete the Basic Essentials SEO Course.
No doubt you will benefit from the Basic Workshop: you will have time to revisit & review, techniques strategies that you forgot, or dig into topics were not clear on; in it we also cover our 6 Step Process to SEO which greatly increases the efficiency and effectiveness of any SEO campaign implementation.
It is a classroom style setting. In Workshops, the instructor will go through a slide presentation of each topic and the a group discussion of the topic will take place. Certain sessions include working with tools as well as group or individual assignments and/or working on your web pages. In Seminars the are generally not any opportunities work the tools and there are not any assignments. Handouts of the presentation with room for not taking are provided.
You may cancel your attendance no later than 30 days prior to the 1st day of the workshop/seminar/course only by notifying us by email using this form https://www.searchengineacademy.ca/registration-email.html however your registration will be refunded less a $100 processing fee. Cancellations less than 30 days prior to the workshop are non-refundable. Should the workshop be cancelled or the date(s) changed your tuition will be honored at a subsequent course of equal value. Cancellation policy for private sessions are agreed to at the time of contract.

In the event of an emergency or for some reason you cannot attend, you may transfer your registration to another date for a course of equal value, or you may transfer your registration to another person in your company or organization by notifying us by email using the form https://www.searchengineacademy.ca/registration-email.html

Reselling Search Engine Academy registrations is not permitted.

Registration is open to persons 18 years and over only. Management may request a business card and photo ID prior to admission.

In a word, No. Sorry. This Mentoring included with SEO Training is just that, it is mentoring that is only available solely for the individual that has fully completed the training purchased, and is intended to complement your training to help you apply your learning to specific questions/situations that arise or to help with strategy.

For complete details regarding the Mentoring Program Included with SEO Training Workshops & Seminars follow this link https://www.searchengineacademy.ca/seo-mentoring.html

If you require help prior to the training please contact us
and we will make other arrangements to help you.

In a word, No. Sorry. This Mentoring included with SEO Training is mentoring that is only available solely for the individual that has fully completed the training purchased, and is intended to complement your training to help you apply your learning to specific questions/situations that arise or to help with strategy.

For complete details regarding the Mentoring Program Included with SEO Training Workshops & Seminars follow this link https://www.searchengineacademy.ca/seo-mentoring.html


If someone else in your organization requires help please have them contact us
and we will make other arrangements with them.

Unless otherwise indicated lunch (max $30CDN per meal including tax and tip) is included in the workshops and seminars.

Lunch will take place at local restaurant or within the classroom area, at the discretion of the Instructor. Generally we dine as a group, if you have other plans at lunch time you are free to go on your own at your own expense but must return in time to continue the training.

Coffee, snacks and filtered water will be available before the morning session and at the morning and afternoon breaks.

Meals other than lunch are not included in the cost.

Our main training facility is in our office which you can find on our Contact Us page.

DRIVE

We are less than 15 minutes drive (17.4km or 10.8 miles) from the Montreal – Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport (formerly Dorval Airport).

We are 30-45 minutes drive (28km or 17.4 miles) from Downtown Montreal.

TRAIN

We are a 5 minute walk from the Beaconsfield Train Station – if its really bad weather we can arrange to pick you up.

It is a easy 30 minute train ride to and from Downtown Montreal & our Beaconsfield location.

the departure point form Downtown Montreal is the Lucien L’Allier Station (on the Orange Metro Line) to the Beaconsfield Train Station.

To Beaconsfield – The train departs Lucien L’Allier at 7:50 AM and arrives 8:20 AM at the Beaconsfield Train Station.

To Downtown Montreal – The train departs Beaconsfield Train Station 5:12 PM to return to Montreal for 5:45 PM at the Lucien L’Allier Station.

METRO & TRAIN

Take the Orange line to the Lucien L’Allier Station and take the train as noted above.

BUS (& METRO)

The 211 Bus stops 5 minute walk away from our Beaconsfield office here are links to the Eastbound (to Montreal from Beaconsfield) & Westbound (to Beaconsfield from Montreal) pages:

211 WEST – Bus stop Beaconsfield / Saint-Charles (58475)

211 EAST – Bus stop Beaconsfield / Saint-Charles (58473)

We also on occasion hold training sessions in Downtown Montreal for information about this location (subject to change) as well as hotel and driving directions info to the our office & training facility please click here