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Course closes July 31st

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This four-module self-directed introductory-level course is to help front-line practitioners working with immigrant and refugee communities to better understand the context in which settlement services are delivered. The focus is on the history of immigration to Canada, an overview of immigration law and related policy, and the current systems for admitting immigrants and refugees to Canada.

This is the first of two courses about the foundations of settlement work in this province. It is strongly recommended that you complete this course before enrolling in Level 2.

Successful participants will commit approximately 3-4 hours of learning for each module.

 If you are having difficulties registering for this course please contact LearnAtWork Support via our ticket system.

Registration for this course is NOW CLOSED

Course closes July 31st.

Please click here to enrol for this course

This five-module self-directed introductory-level course is to help front-line practitioners working with immigrant and refugee communities to better understand the context in which settlement services are delivered. The focus is on critical frameworks for working with immigrants and refugees, an overview of the immigrant and refugee-serving sector, the nature and scope of settlement work, and supporting newcomers through common barriers and challenges that they may face.

Successful participants will commit approximately 3-4 hours for each module.

If you are having difficulties registering for this course please contact LearnAtWork Support via our ticket system.

Registration for this course is NOW CLOSED

Welcome to Indigenous- Migrant Solidarity: A Focus on Gender-Based Violence Course!

This course is geared to settlement workers, shares the history, present day experiences, and information on gender-based violence relevant to the Original Peoples of this land, in order to build solidarity amongst Indigenous and migrant peoples.

Successful participants committed approximately 3-4 hours of learning each week.

If you are having difficulties registering for this course please contact LearnAtWork Support via our ticket system.

Please note: Enrollment for this course is OPENING MAY 10th. Course Start Date is May 17th

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Updated information for settlement workers to more effectively serve LGBTQIA+(lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual) immigrants, refugees, and newcomers.

Upon completion of this 4 week course you will be able to:

1. Apply the principles of an anti-racism/anti-oppression framework to support LGBTQIA+ immigrants, refugees, and newcomers

2. Demonstrate an understanding of the various barriers and issues surrounding LGBTQIA+ individuals in their access to services

3. Situate yourself in the context of systemic oppressions faced by LGBTQIA+ newcomers in order to better serve LGBTQIA+ immigrants and refugees living in Ontario by engaging in allyship

4. Demonstrate an understanding of your responsibilities as a service provider in the settlement sector by implementing best practices to create and maintain a positive space for LGBTQIA+ newcomers in your agency

Registration for this course is NOW CLOSED

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This self-directed course is targeted to community workers looking to create new youth services or improve existing ones.

Participants learn about:

  1. Settlement challenges faced by immigrant and refugee youth in Ontario
  2. Steps to address challenges identified and to make youth settlement services more effective
  3. The Inclusion Model for Sports and Recreational Programming
  4. Good Practice Criteria and Attributes of an Effective Newcomer Youth program

Successful participants will need to commit approximately 2-3 hours of learning each week.


If you are having difficulties registering for this course please contact LearnAtWork Support via our ticket system.