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Course Description

Equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) knowledge is fast becoming an important skillset in Canadian workplaces and communities. Everyone can benefit from developing an inclusive mindset and building advocacy skills while empowering themselves and others to engage thoughtfully, empathetically and respectfully with people in their communities. Through this course, you’ll learn approaches and strategies to advance EDI in your workplace and personal circles. These microlessons introduce you to important definitions and concepts in EDI, provide self-awareness tools, and present strategies to advance inclusion and equity. 

The Province of Alberta is working in partnership with the Government of Canada to provide employment support programs and services.

 

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to: 

  • identify principles of and approaches to equity, diversity, and inclusion in the workplace

  • examine strategies and behaviours that mitigate biases, stereotypes, and microaggressions

  • describe principles and approaches of intersectionality and inclusion in the workplace

  • describe the impacts of ableism and strategies for inclusion

  • apply strategies and approaches for turning allyship into action

  • discover strategies to create an inclusive workplace for the 2SLGBTQ+ community

  • explain the purpose and benefits of decolonization and implement decolonization approaches and practices in the workplace
  • apply strategies and approaches for moving towards anti-racism. 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for taking this course. 
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Section Title
Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Starter Pack
Type
Internet Paced - Online Asynchronous
Dates
Apr 01, 2024 to Apr 30, 2024
Contact Hours
8.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $99.00
Drop Request Deadline
Aug 29, 2023 to Mar 28, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Aug 29, 2023 to Mar 28, 2024
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Mar 29, 2024 to Apr 01, 2024
Required Software
Internet Connection and Laptop
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course

Please note that this course 100% self-paced and is open for 1 month to complete. 

Section Title
Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Starter Pack
Type
Internet Paced - Online Asynchronous
Dates
May 06, 2024 to Jun 04, 2024
Contact Hours
8.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $99.00
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to May 13, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to May 13, 2024
Withdrawal Request Deadline
May 14, 2024 to May 26, 2024
Required Software
Internet Connection and Laptop
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course

Please note that this course 100% self-paced and is open for 1 month to complete. 

Section Title
Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Starter Pack
Type
Internet Paced - Online Asynchronous
Dates
Jun 03, 2024 to Jul 03, 2024
Contact Hours
8.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $99.00
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to Jun 10, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to Jun 10, 2024
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jun 11, 2024 to Jun 24, 2024
Required Software
Internet Connection and Laptop
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course

Please note that this course 100% self-paced and is open for 1 month to complete. 

Section Title
Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Starter Pack
Type
Internet Paced - Online Asynchronous
Dates
Jul 08, 2024 to Aug 07, 2024
Contact Hours
8.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $99.00
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to Jul 15, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to Jul 15, 2024
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jul 16, 2024 to Jul 28, 2024
Required Software
Internet Connection and Laptop
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course

Please note that this course 100% self-paced and is open for 1 month to complete. 

Section Title
Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Starter Pack
Type
Internet Paced - Online Asynchronous
Dates
Aug 05, 2024 to Sep 04, 2024
Contact Hours
8.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $99.00
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to Aug 12, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 12, 2023 to Aug 12, 2024
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Aug 13, 2024 to Aug 25, 2024
Required Software
Internet Connection and Laptop
Section Notes

Prerequisites:
There are no prerequisites for this course

Please note that this course 100% self-paced and is open for 1 month to complete. 

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