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Community Leadership Program 2021

By on Apr 1, 2021 in Welcoming Communities

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Date(s) - April 1, 2021
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Starting February 11, 2021… Practice your English and gain a certificate that can be useful for work, volunteering, and for your resume through this FREE 10-week online program.

The program will run for 10 weeks, starting February 11 and finishing April 15, 2021 on Thursday evenings from 5 to 7pm on Zoom. Places limited to 16.  

The program will cover:

  • Exploring Community: Developing healthy communities, community connections.
  • Focus on community development: Understand and examine the principles of asset-based community development.
  • Leadership: Leadership roles and qualities, collective leadership, leadership styles.
  • Communication skills: Encouraging/ discouraging communication, asking questions, listening skills.
  • Facilitation skills: Brainstorming techniques, conflict resolution, building consensus.
  • Networking/outreach: Recognizing, accessing, building and using networks.
  • Planning: Creating outcome plans: develop your own ideas for community projects.

At the end of this program, you will work with a local team to develop and implement a project in your own community focusing on building a more equitable society, reducing racism, discrimination and bias.

To sign up or for more information, contact

This program is funded by Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada, SMART Fund, BC Ministry of Advanced Education.