You are here

Diversity in the workplace Building Bridges of understanding

Overview

In this Diversity in the Workplace course, you will learn how to work productively in a diverse workplace to:

  • Increase your self-awareness and your awareness of others
  • Recognize and value human differences
  • Develop strategies for fostering organizational diversity

You should take this course if you want to:

  • Develop awareness and knowledge of the many dimensions if diversity
  • Identify the major components of culture and influence on the individual and on relationships
  • Examine the effect of group affiliations on individual identity
  • Explore the costs and effects of stereotyping
  • Recognize the stages toward an inclusive workplace
  • Improve communication among diverse employees AND
  • Test your knowledge in the included end of course exam

Date and Times

 

EST Qikiqtaaluk

Kivalliq Kitikmeot

Start Time 

9:30AM 8:30AM 7:30AM

End Time

5:00PM 4:00PM 3:00PM

Important Note:

All GN employees are welcome to register for this course, but it will be offered based on Eastern Standard Time (EST) from 9:00am-5:000pm. Participants enrolled are expected to complete this course based on this time zone.

Start Date: 
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
End Date: 
Thursday, March 9, 2023
Location: 
Online – Microsoft Teams
Community: 
Across Nunavut
Region: 
Qikiqtaaluk
Contact Name: 
Bill Tagalik
Registration Deadline: 
Tuesday, March 7, 2023
Contact Email: 

Application Form

Completed application forms must be downloaded, printed and signed by the employee and the employee’s supervisor, then emailed or faxed. All registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.