The Knowledge Academy Halifax

Purdy's Wharf

Purdy's Wharf 1959 Upper Water Street Suite 1700 Tower 1 Halifax Nova Scotia B3J 3N2

+1 6474932992

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About Purdy's Wharf (Halifax)

The Knowledge Academy in Halifax

The Knowledge Academy has established itself as the largest training provider in the world and continues to elevate the global educational landscape with its commitment to providing premium learning solutions. Equipped to provide a selection of 3,000+ courses, we extend our services to more than 400+ locations across 221+ countries. With a successful record of training 1 million delegates, The Knowledge Academy in Halifax aspires to continue contributing to the growth of striving learners.

Our Presence in the City

The Knowledge Academy in Halifax offers viable learning options and a comprehensive set of courses designed to help your career advancement. Our wide range of MoR®, CISA and Software Testing Courses are the most coveted and pursued ones in this city. Expand your skillset and land prestigious jobs with these certifications through The Knowledge Academy’s quality embedded training sessions. Grow your career in’ The Jewel of Eastern Canada’ with the most trusted global training provider.

Key Clients:

  • Emera
  • IMP Group
  • Nova Scotia Power
  • Jazz Aviation
  • Irving Shipbuilding
  • Clearwater Seafoods
  • Bell Aliant
  • High Liner Foods
  • DHX Media
  • Sobeys (Atlantic Division)

Halifax: The Jewel of Eastern Canada

Nestled on the eastern shores of Canada, Halifax harmoniously marries its rich maritime heritage with modern urban vitality. As the capital of Nova Scotia, it serves as the cultural and economic heart of Canada's Atlantic region. With a storied history, a bustling harbor, and a spirit of warmth, Halifax beckons to those seeking a taste of the Maritimes. Dive into the multifaceted world of this coastal gem.

City Annual Weather:

  • Winter: Cold with temperatures typically ranging between -5°C to 5°C. Snowfall is common, but Halifax can also experience rain or mixed precipitation due to its maritime location.
  • Spring: Gradual warming with temperatures from 0°C to 15°C. A mix of rain and occasional snow.
  • Summer: Moderate with temperatures generally between 15°C to 25°C.
  • Autumn: Cooler temperatures ranging from 5°C to 18°C with the beautiful fall foliage on display.

Popular Universities:

  • Dalhousie University: Renowned as one of Canada's oldest and most esteemed institutions, Dalhousie is a hub of research, innovation, and academic excellence in the region.
  • Saint Mary's University: Known for its excellent business school and a strong focus on the liberal arts.


  • As of the latest available data, Halifax has a GDP of approximately $19 billion.

Latest Population Estimate:

  • A dynamic urban center with a hint of maritime charm, Halifax is home to approximately 430,000 residents, making it the largest city in the Atlantic region.

Key Monuments in Halifax:

  • Citadel Hill (Fort George): A historic star-shaped fort that offers panoramic views of the city and a glimpse into Halifax's military past.
  • Maritime Museum of the Atlantic: A tribute to the city's seafaring history, with exhibits spanning from the age of sail to the Titanic.
  • Public Gardens: A Victorian-era garden that serves as an urban oasis for both locals and tourists.
  • Pier 21: Once the gateway for immigrants to Canada, now a national museum.

Culture and Economy:

  • Culture: Halifax's vibrant culture shines through its festivals, such as the Halifax International Busker Festival and the Atlantic Film Festival.
  • Economy: The city is a significant business centre in Eastern Canada, with the Halifax Port playing a central role in trade and commerce.

Popular Language:

  • English: It is the principal language spoken in Halifax. Thanks to a growing multicultural population and the presence of several universities, the city also embraces diverse languages, including French, Arabic, and Mandarin.

Halifax, sometimes referred to as the "Gateway to Atlantic Canada," exudes an enchanting mix of oceanic history, vibrant city life, and an unmistakable sense of community. Whether you're strolling along the waterfront boardwalk, relishing the city's culinary delights, or delving into its storied past, Halifax promises an experience rich in authenticity and charm.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. Does The Knowledge Academy provide both online and offline training sessions in Halifax?

Ans: Yes, The Knowledge Academy in Halifax offers the option to pursue both online and classroom classes. We also offer on-site training and self-paced courses. Delegates can choose their desired mode of learning for the best results.

2. Which courses are currently in demand in Halifax?

Ans: There are multiple courses which are in high demand in Halifax. Due to the recent surge in popularity of  MoR®, and Software Testing Courses, they are extensively pursued in Halifax.

3. Which are the highest paid jobs available in Halifax today?

Ans: Some of the jobs with the highest pay in Halifax include Certified Information Systems Auditor (CA$105,000), Senior Software Tester (CA$95,000), Manager of Risk (CA$90,000), etc.

4. Do The Knowledge Academy's Halifax courses come with any special offers?

Ans: Yes, delegates can attend multiple courses at a discounted price with the help of our Offer Bundles like the Business Analysis Bundles or the ITIL Bundles. Learn about these offers from the Offers section of The Knowledge Academy home page.

5. Does The Knowledge Academy in Halifax offer Bespoke Services?

Ans: Yes, The Knowledge Academy does offer Bespoke learning services in Halifax to prioritise your requirements. These services include E-learning course creation and course content development among others. Visit the KnowledgePass section on our home page to learn more about the services.

6. Is The Knowledge Academy offering training vouchers in Halifax?

Ans: Yes, The Knowledge Academy in Halifax does offer training vouchers which help delegates book their desired number of courses within the 17 available categories such as Project Management, Business Analysis, Business Improvement, etc. We offer a ‘FlexiPass’ and ‘Knowledge Pass’, which entitles delegates to book courses over a period of 6 months and 12 months, respectively. Visit the KnowledgePass section of The Knowledge Academy’s home page for more details regarding the vouchers.

7. What types of resources does The Knowledge Academy provide?

Ans: Apart from our extensive range of courses, The Knowledge Academy provides multiple resources in the form of informative Blogs and News pieces to help improve the knowledge of delegates. Acquire valuable information regarding all kinds of categories and courses from the resources available under the Knowledge Centre section of The Knowledge Academy’s home page. You can also access previous learners’ testimonials to know about their experience in training with us via our Reviews page.

8. How many courses are provided by The Knowledge Academy?

Ans: We offer more than 3,000 courses related to various categories, ranging from Project Management to Data Science. You can visit The Knowledge Academy’s Course Catalogue to explore a wide range of courses.

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Free Wi-Fi

Air conditioned

Full IT support

Video Conferencing equipment

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