Staff Training Resources


HEIA Online Course
This free, two-hour, skill-building course teaches participants how to identify and address the health impacts that a plan, policy or program might have on vulnerable or marginalized groups. The HEIA tool itself, which is used extensively in Ontario, was designed by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. The course was developed in collaboration with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Canada’s largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital.

The Indigenous Cultural Safety Program

Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training is an interactive and facilitated online training program for all professionals working in the Ontario health and social service systems.

The Cultural Competency Training Program

Originally funded by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration and delivered by Human Resource Professionals Association (HRPA)  this training program helps organizations become more culturally inclusive and provides strategies to effectively hire, on-board, train and retain culturally diverse candidates/newcomers to Canada. Training is offered either at HRPA Learning Centre or in-house at your institution.

Confederation College Aboriginal Training

Confederation College offers a community based training  to organizations or communities around cultural sensitivity, awareness and competence. It has been designed specifically to increase understanding of Aboriginal cultural lenses.

Diversity – Cultural Sensitivity Training

Source Line offers this workplace based workshops and training on cultural sensitivity and exact training content can be custom designed to meet client needs.