BC | Core Foundations

What are some of the topics that are covered in this course?
  • Colonization in Canada
  • Racism, discrimination, and stereotyping, and their impacts on Indigenous peoples in different contexts
  • Taking action to strengthen Indigenous Cultural Safety in relationships, practices, and services
Who should take this course?

Indigenous people experience racism across all sectors of mainstream Canadian society.

This course is designed for anyone who intends to enhance Indigenous Cultural Safety in their work and workplace. It is meant for people who work outside health care, justice, and child welfare. This includes people who work in education, business, government, finance, not-for-profits, research, or any other field. Anyone can take Core ICS Foundations. There are no prerequisites.


Is this course accredited?

Law Society Of BC.LawSocietyBC

This program contains 8 hours of EDI Professionalism content. Accredited by the Law Society of BC.



Canadian College of Health LeadersCanadianCollegeOfHealthLeaders

Maintenance of Certification
Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 5 Category II credits towards their maintenance of certification requirement

Maintien De La Certification
Une participation à cette réunion par un membre certifié du Collège canadien des leaders en santé (CHE / Fellow) vaut 5 crédits de la catégorie II du MDC à l'égard de l'exigence du maintien de la certification à laquelle ceux-ci sont soumis.

For any questions, please contact:

Canadian College of Health Leaders / Collège canadien des leaders en santé
292 Somerset West/ouest Ottawa ON K2P 0J6 
Tel: 613.235.7218/1.800.363.9056

How much does this course cost?

Core Foundations costs $300 per training seat in most regions. Your organization or workplace may have already purchased a seat in this training for you. If not, you can pay for the training seat yourself. For more information, email ics@phsa.ca.

How do I register?

Please visit our Registration page for more information.