Vancouver - Training Week
Training Week - Vancouver - November 17-20, 2020

Training Week - Vancouver - November 17-20, 2020

Regular price $2,400.00 $2,100.00

We are currently only offering our training on our eTraining or Virtual Training platforms.  Check out Indigenous Relations Academy for eTraining or Virtual Training.

We hope that we will be able to host this session In-Person in November 2020, but will transfer it to a Virtual Training platform depending on Public Health recommendations at the time and will provide refunds to match the Virtual Training price at that time.


If you are practising law in BC, please note that our entire suite of courses is a BC Law Society accredited educational activity.


Pre-registration is required.

Certificate of Completion provided.


Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples®Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples®

"I... highly endorse others to experience for themselves the quality of the training. You will learn lots in a short time and enjoy the experience."

A. J.  •  Hatfield Consultants

This is full-day training that covers how history impacts Indigenous Peoples, how current Indigenous issues impact Indigenous communities, how to cultivate Indigenous relationships and how to consult with Indigenous Peoples.

Learn more: Working Effectively with Indigenous Peoples®


Indigenous Consultation & EngagementIndigenous Consultation & Engagement

"I have taken this training before and it never becomes dated. ...I've found it to be a valuable refresher every time I take it."

C. G.  •  Transport Canada

How do you consult with Indigenous communities? Do you understand the differences between consultation and engagement and how to assess risk during consultation? How do you anticipate questions and do you know how to respond? This training covers all of these.

Learn more: Indigenous Consultation & Engagement 


Indigenous Employment: Recruitment & Retention

"The material was applicable to any job and was delivered expertly. The detailed and extensive knowledge the trainer had was presented in a way that anyone could understand."

A. M. • BC Hydro

In this course, learn about the business case for hiring Indigenous Peoples, and factors to consider in the recruitment and retention of Indigenous employees. It also covers, barriers to employment, community outreach, and cultural considerations for interviews.

Learn more: Indigenous Employment: Recruitment & Retention


How to Negotiate with Indigenous PeoplesHow to Negotiate with Indigenous Peoples

"Excellent perspective on preparing for often difficult conversations that are absolutely necessary."

C. C.  •  British Columbia Ministry of Forests, Lands & Natural Resource Operations

This training covers how to begin negotiations with Indigenous Peoples, how to apply the RESPECT model in negotiation, how to draft an agenda and how to set the tone. We also cover understanding community mandate and how it applies.

Learn more: How to Negotiate with Indigenous Peoples 


Working with the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Working with the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

"...really helped demystify the Declaration and led to important discussions around how our day to day work can influence, and be influenced by, the implementation of UNDRIP. A very good session"

M. C.  •  Public Safety Canada

This half-day course will look at Working with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. It covers the Canadian government’s implementation and the legal effects of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

Learn more: Working with the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples


Further details provided upon registration.

Refund & cancellation policy:

Our fee is refundable, less a $100 fee if the registration is cancelled between 4 weeks and 2 weeks (10 business days) before the start of the training, or less a $200 fee if the registration is cancelled within 2 weeks (10 business days) of the training date. The registration can be transferred to another location or date - a fee of $100 will be applied. We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule training, refuse admission, or change speakers, location, or content.