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Welcome Ambassador Training (March 3-24)

March 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until March 24, 2022

Join us for a free, 12-hour training program to increase your cultural humility and to support more inclusive, diverse, and welcoming communities for all!

You are welcome to apply if you are a volunteer, service provider, private refugee sponsorship group, government employee, business group, or an interested individual who has lived in Canada for a least two years.

Please note: In accordance with latest public health recommendations, and to ensure the highest possible level of safety, this training series will be delivered virtually.

To be an ambassador, you must commit to:

  • Attend all four training sessions
  • Undertake one Welcome Ambassador activity following the training
  • Adhere to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI)

During this training, you will:

  • Develop knowledge and awareness about refugee newcomers
  • Learn skills to create inclusive, diverse, and welcoming communities
  • Connect and network with other Welcome Ambassadors
  • Participate actively in making Nova Scotia a more inclusive, diverse, and welcoming province

Schedule:

  • Session 1: Thursday March 3, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
  • Session 2: Thursday March 10, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
  • Session 3: Thursday March 17, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
  • Session 4: Thursday, March 24, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)

Applications are due by Monday, February 28, 2022

Click here for the application in Word. Click here for the application in PDF.

 

For more information, or to apply, please contact:

Sherry Hassanali  |  902-406-0129  |  shassanali@isans.ca

Details

Date:
March 10
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category: