B.C.'S UNION SINCE 1919

Diversity, Inclusion and Intercultural Competency for the Workplace

September 15, 2018 at 9:30am - September 15, 2018 at 4pm
BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office
130 2920 Virtual Way Vancouver, Near Renfrew Skytrain, BC Canada
BCGEU Learning ·

This workshop will explore Intercultural Competency (IC) to build inclusive and respectful work environments. Learn how to navigate, communicate and thrive in today's diverse workplace. Lunch is provided. A completion certificate is available.

By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the value of Intercultural Competency (IC) in interaction and communication with colleagues, clients and the public;
  • Understand the role of IC in inclusion within a diverse clientele and the public; Increase your appreciation of tolerance for difference by exploring identity and understanding multiple perspectives;
  • Use simple intercultural concepts to understand challenging scenarios;
  • Work with a modified skill cycle to process intercultural challenges at the workplace; Increase self-awareness and build confidence to manage intercultural difference;
  • Provide a stronger example of leadership by demonstrating IC with each other.

 Presented by MOSAIC. This workshop is free.

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