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Professional Development


COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MBA
Posted November 23, 2019

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Earn your MBA on Weekends in Calgary or Edmonton: With classes scheduled about 16 weekends a year, this MBA program https://www.cbu.ca/academic-programs/program/mba-ced/ caters to working people needing flexibility to balance work, family/studies, in either Calgary or Edmonton. The MBA in Community Economic Development resonates with people working in the public sector, community organizations, social enterprises/entrepreneurs, attracting learners who want to make a difference in their organizations/communities.

This CBU MBA is also accessible to non-degree applicants who have significant managerial experience, as well as to degree applicants with non-business degree backgrounds. All courses are delivered face-to-face on weekends by acclaimed faculty from all across Canada, allowing you to advance your career while continuing to work by earning your MBA degree in 24 to 26 months. Fully approved by Alberta's Minister of Advanced Education and Technology. Check it Out! –

In Calgary:

· Thursday Nov. 28th at SAIT

10:00 am. | 12noon | 4:00 pm. and 6:00 pm.

· Friday Nov. 29th at SAIT

10:00 am. | 4:00 pm. and 6:00 pm.

· Friday Nov. 29th at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce

12noon and 2:00 pm.

In Edmonton:

· Sunday Dec. 1st at NAIT

11:00 am. and 4:00 pm.

· Monday Dec. 2nd at NAIT

4:00 pm. and 6:00 pm.

· Tuesday Dec. 3rd at NAIT

10:00 am. | 12noon and 4:00 pm.

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ESL Workshops
Posted February 16, 2017

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Offered by: CCI-LEX
Dates: Workshops are held on alternating Saturdays
Time: 9:00am to 2:30pm
Participants: Community-based English tutor/teacher supporting refugees or other recent newcomers
Note: If you have a larger group of people who is interested in taking our workshop, we can come to you!
Cost: Free! Includes light breakfast/lunch, support & materials
Program: Receive free training, lesson plans & materials for English teachers and tutors, and a stack of ready-to-go teaching materials (aimed at Beginner learners)
About Us: Cultural Connections Institute – The Learning Exchange Edmonton www.cci-lex.ca | is a non-profit, charitable organization offering English as a Second Language classes to refugees, permanent and temporary residents, and citizens in Canada. Our mission is to promote personal growth for adults through English language instruction and the exchange of cultural knowledge.
Information: Contact CCI-LEX for details by Email: bel@cci-lex.ca | Ph: 780.944.0792

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WORKSHOPS
New Alberta Workers (NAW)
Posted August 23, 2016

Context: Improving Workplace Health and Safety for Temporary Foreign Workers and other New-to-Alberta Workers
Length: 1.5 -2 hours any day of the week (including weekends) or time of day (including evenings)
Cost: FREE
Participants: Maximum number in a session: 20
PLEASE NOTE: The NAW program fits very well within ESL/EAL, job preparation, citizenship and other existing programs supporting newcomers. We would NOT suggest marketing it as a stand alone program.
About: New Alberta Workers is a province wide program provided by the Alberta Workers’ Health Centre in partnership with the Multicultural Health Brokers Cooperative and the Ethno-Cultural Council of Calgary. Workshops’ content is tailored to meet each group's need. We provide FREE workshops to support New to Alberta workers (Temporary Foreign Workers, immigrants and refugees) and those who support them to know more about how to improve workplace health and safety and to better understand our rights as workers under the Occupational Health and Safety Act. We have had great success providing the workshop with learners engaged in a number of programs with immigrant serving agencies, ethno-cultural community organizations and Community Adult Learning Councils across the province. We would be VERY pleased to provide the workshop for your community members or to participants in your programs!
What will you learn? Some workers may find it difficult to speak up about workplace health and safety issues. New Alberta Workers workshop provides information and resources that help workers to better understand and exercise their rights. Topics include: Information about occupational health and safety; How to identify workplace dangers and hazards; Rights and Responsibilities – The Three Worker Rights; The Right to Refuse process; The best ways workers can protect themselves; Resources (where to get help) including Workers’ Compensation Board.
Resources: We have done our best to develop resources and to deliver the program in an accessible and interactive manner for EAL/ESL participants at the intermediate and advanced levels. For basic EAL learners, our workshop facilitators can deliver the program in a variety of languages, including Tagalog, Russian and Spanish. We will also work with you to provide translation into first language, when necessary. The workshop is interactive and includes skits, and small and large group activities.
INFO: If you would like to learn more about the New Alberta Workers program or to schedule a workshop, please contact Lori Shortreed, Program Coordinator at 780.486.9009 | Toll free at: 1.888.729.4879 or by email to: info@newalbertaworkers.org

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Workshops
New Alberta Workers (NAW)
Posted January 13, 2016

About: NAW is a province wide program provided by the Alberta Workers’ Health Centre in partnership with the Multicultural Health Brokers Cooperative and the Ethno-Cultural Council of Calgary. We provide FREE workshops to support new to Alberta workers (Temporary Foreign Workers, immigrants/refugees) and those who support them to know more about how to improve workplace health/safety and to better understand our rights as workers under the Occupational Health and Safety Act. We have had great success providing the workshop with learners engaged in a number of programs with immigrant serving agencies, ethno-cultural community organizations and Community Adult Learning Councils across the province. We would be VERY pleased to provide the workshop for the participants in your programs!
Overview: Some workers may find it difficult to speak up about workplace health and safety issues. New Alberta Workers workshop provides information and resources that help workers to better understand and exercise their rights. Topics include: Information about occupational health/safety; How to identify workplace dangers & hazards; Rights and Responsibilities – The Three Worker Rights; The "right to refuse" process; The best ways workers can protect themselves; Resources (where to get help) including Workers’ Compensation Board.
Workshops: Content is tailored to each group's need. We have done our best to develop resources, and to deliver the program in an accessible and interactive manner for EAL/ESL participants at the intermediate and advanced levels. Workshop facilitators can deliver the program in a variety of languages. The workshop is interactive and includes skits, small and large group activities. Length: 2 hours any day of the week (including weekends) or time of day (including evenings). Cost: Free. Maximum number of participants in a session: 20.
PLEASE NOTE: The NAW program fits very well within ESL, job preparation, citizenship and other existing programs supporting newcomers. We would not suggest marketing it as a stand-alone program.
Inquiries: If you would like further information or to schedule a workshop, contact Lori Shortreed, Program Coordinator at 1.888.729.4879 (toll free) or send an email to: info@newalbertaworkers.org

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