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Welcome Ambassador Training (Sept 15 – Oct 6)

September 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until October 6, 2022

Let’s Create Welcoming Communities!

Join us for a free, 12-hour, online training program to increase your knowledge of equity, diversity, and inclusion, and how to make Nova Scotia a more welcoming place 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 4 years.

To be an ambassador, you are invited to:

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

During this training, you will:

  • Develop knowledge and awareness about newcomers, specifically, refugees
  • 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


  • Session 1: Thursday, September 15, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
  • Session 2: Thursday, September 22, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
  • Session 3: Thursday, September 29, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
  • Session 4: Thursday, October 6, 2022 (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)

Please note:

  • We ask that you submit your application by Thursday, September 8
  • Click one of these two links to fill out your application form: Word or PDF
  • When we receive your application, we will send you a meeting link

For more information, please contact:

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


September 22
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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