Caledonian Professional Services

Caledonian Professional Services is an independent project management company based out of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. With experience in several industries we are equipped with the tools and know-how to help establish and keep your projects on track.

Working with CPS means you have the very best in current industry project management services, committed to delivering your project needs every time.

Who we are

Gary Gillan, the Director of CPS, has been involved in project management for over 20 years and currently works as an independent consulting Project Manager within the construction industry.

He holds a both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Construction Management from Glasgow Caledonian University in Scotland. During his master’s Gary worked with Health and Safety Executive in the UK (the equivalent of OH&S in Canada) to complete an important health and safety study into safe working at height. It was during this time he discovered his passion for education.

Gary has been involved in instruction and curriculum development for Mount Royal University in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. This included taking on the role of ‘master reviewer’ for all 23 project management course offerings for the update from the PMBOK® Guide – Fourth to Fifth Editions.

Gary also works with the Project Management Institute Southern Alberta Chapter (PMI®-SAC), having written their PMP®/CAPM® Exam Preparation Workshop Course, and was elected as Vice President for Professional Development; a role which he will serve from January 2014 – December 2015.

Gary has also represented CPS as a guest session speaker at the PMI®-SAC Professional Development Conference in 2012, 2013 & 2014. To view these presentations click on the corresponding year.

Why use CPS

At CPS we strive to provide you with the best in business project management.

Here are a few specifics that set us apart:

  • Versatile, dedicated project management professional with 20+ years project management experience in a variety of industries,

  • Property Management to IT / Telecommunications.

  • Instructor and Curriculum Developer in Project Management.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP®) certified.

  • Strong leadership skills; an effective team worker and/or on own initiative.

  • Ability to understand diverse systems and processes, cut to core issues, and deliver strategic solutions.


Caledonian Professional Services has provided invaluable project management training and services for some of biggest companies in Canada, they include:


· Shaw Communications

· URS Corporation

· Precision Drilling

· Stuart Olson

· Nova Chemicals Corporation

· Mount Royal University

· Project Management Institute Southern Alberta Chapter


Whether we’re keeping your latest project on schedule and on budget or educating your project management team through seminars and lunch and learns, CPS provides a complete range of project management services.


Diverse experience in multi-industry project management from refurbishment construction, academic research, business process, IT infrastructure, software development, and telecommunications.


With CPS you will employ experienced coaching / instruction services in the project management discipline to current PMI® PMBOK® 5th Edition standards.

CPS has provided project management coaching and instruction to a variety of clients, including:

· Mount Royal University


· Enbridge

· Enerflex

· Western Financial Group

· The Banff Centre

· NOVA Chemicals

· Human Resources Institute of Alberta


For more information about how our services offerings could benefit you and your business, or to find out about Gary’s current course offerings feel free to fill out the form below and send an inquiry directly to CPS.

We’d be delighted to hear from you on any topic, so don’t hesitate to get in touch! And if you’d prefer to send an email we can be reached at We only ask that you please allow up to 24 hours for a reply.