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Trauma-Informed Workforce (EHWC-001) Information

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The Trauma-Informed Programming at RDP provides learning opportunities for front-line facing employees to recognize trauma and interact with Albertans in their workplace who have experienced trauma in a variety of settings. Front-line workers from across a variety of sectors including education, retail, social service, municipal government and health will develop their skills and awareness for trauma that support working creatively and collaboratively across settings, services and populations as part of their daily jobs. We recommend that the courses are taken in order.

*If you are taking this course as part of the Certificate we highly recommend taking it in the Certificate order presented, as the content builds on information from earlier courses.

Certificates & Micro-Credentials Details

Classes offered: 6

Classes required for completion: 6

Mandatory Classes: 6

This Certificates & Micro-Credentials is online.

A passing grade is required to receive credit for the classes in this Certificates & Micro-Credentials.

Classes in this Certificates & Micro-Credentials may be taken in any order.

Price:  $945.00


Courses Available for this Certificates & Micro-Credentials

An understanding of trauma is essential to interacting with people in compassionate and effective ways. Through this course, learners will gain an understanding ......(more)
An understanding of conflict and how to resolve it is key to safe and effective work environments. People who have experienced trauma are often vulnerable and c ......(more)
The impact and prevalence of relational violence are vast and often unseen. In order to practice in a trauma-informed way, it is imperative to have an understan ......(more)
Resilience (EHWC-116) : Mandatory
An understanding of resilience and an awareness of how to foster it can contribute to trauma-informed practice as well as safer and healthier workplaces. This c ......(more)
The links between substance abuse and trauma are well documented. Through an exploration of substance abuse, learners will gain an understanding of its impact o ......(more)
Trauma-informed practice can help people feel safe and supported. It can decrease the impact of trauma on their behaviour and help avoid re-traumatization. Whil ......(more)

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