ONTARIO COUNCIL OF AGENCIES SERVING IMMIGRANTS
Is pleased to announce our Self-Directed E-learning Training on
Race, Gender and the Rights of Women with Precarious Immigration Status
Self-directed online course, one module per week from
Sept 16 to October 21, 2019.
The purpose of this FREE 4-module online course is to help front-line workers better support women with precarious immigration status, who are facing violence. You will have one weeks to complete each module at your own pace.
In this course, you will:
- Learn strategies for supporting racialized women with precarious status, who are facing violence
- Practice supporting survivors with precarious status, with the use of realistic scenarios
- Learn about important legislation and policies, such as Access Without Fear
After completing the course, you will receive a certificate of completion from OCASI.
There are 4 modules in the course. You will have one week to complete each module at your own pace.
Monday September 16, 2019: Module 1 starts
Monday, September 23, 2019: Module 2 starts
Monday, September 30, 2019: Module 3 starts
Monday, October 4, 2019: Module 4 starts
To Register for the Course: Click Here
Please note: Course registration closes on September 12, 2019, and spaces are limited. Enroll early!
Sidrah Ahmad-Chan is the Senior Coordinator of OCASI’s Initiative to End Gender-Based Violence. She holds an M.A. in Adult Education and Community Development from the University of Toronto. For the past 3 years, Sidrah coordinated the Immigrant and Refugee Communities – Neighbours, Friends and Families Campaign at OCASI, where she supported immigrant and refugee community members from across Ontario in carrying out in anti-gender-based violence prevention activities and educational events in their communities. She is passionate about using anti-racist approaches in supporting survivors if violence, and has done research, writing, community organizing and public speaking on these issues.
For more information on the course, contact the course facilitator:
Phone: 416-322-4950 ext. 240
OCASI’s Initiative to End Gender-Based Violence online courses are funded by
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).