Diversity, Inclusion and Intercultural Competency for the Workplace
130 2920 Virtual Way Vancouver, Near Renfrew Skytrain, BC Canada
To ensure continuity of service during the COVID-19 pandemic, all BCGEU offices are closed and staff are working remotely to assist members. We recommend that you email the appropriate office if you require assistance.
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.
Cancellation policy: If you must cancel your registration, we require at least 72 hours’ notice. Failure to provide adequate notice means another member is unable to attend in you replace.