Date(s) - 10/09/2019
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce
Indigenous Awareness Training
The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is holding a two-day Indigenous Awareness Training in Regina. This training is geared towards addressing business-related Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action. Click the links below for more information and how to register.
- Indigenous Awareness Training Level 1 – Myths & Misconceptions – September 10, 2019 in Regina.
- The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is committed to the Calls to Action from the TRC Report, particularly those related to business. As stated in Call to Action 92, we encourage the business community to “provide education for management and staff on the history of Aboriginal peoples, including the history and legacy of residential schools, the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Treaties and Aboriginal rights, Indigenous law, and Aboriginal Crown relations.”
Please join John Lagomodiere with ACS Aboriginal Consulting Services for a day of information and learning through the SCC’s programming, Indigenous Awareness Training Level 1: Myths & Misconceptions.
This introductory session will cover the history of Saskatchewan’s Indigenous & Metis peoples from pre-contact to today, including Treaties and the TRC Calls to Action. This session is a prerequisite to Indigenous Awareness Training Level 2: Implementing an Indigenous Strategy and Hiring/Retention for Business, taking place on October 8th, 2019.
ACS Aboriginal Consulting Services is a past ABEX winner and is currently contracted to provide Aboriginal Awareness training to all provincial government employees. PostashCorp is also a previous client of ACS. John Lagimodiere, ACS President, has a close relationship with the SCC and was co-MC for the 2017 ABEX Awards.
2-hour street parking is available around the SCC offices. There are also several Impark lots nearby.
Lunch is included in the registration fee.
Please advise of any dietary restrictions on your registration form