APSA Events and Workshops

Learning never stops. We're here to help with that. From leadership training to learning how to speak up for yourself, we offer workshops for your professional development. All workshops are FREE to attend for both continuing and temporary APSA members.

Looking for past events?

 

      May 2
      AQ 5135 - SFU Burnaby Campus
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      This is an orientation session for Temporary APSA employees who are new to the University or do not have a continuing CUPE position.

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      Coffee, tea, and light refreshments will be served.

      If you are a Temporary APSA member with a continuing CUPE position, this session will not apply to you. Please sign up for the CUPE to APSA orientation session.

      May 8
      Halpern Centre - Room 114, Burnaby
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      While mental health first aid programs teach how to help someone experiencing a mental health emergency, Red Cross Psychological First Aid is a resiliency-based program for everyone that offers prevention and coping strategies for dealing with different types of stress resulting from various types of trauma.

      This event is free for all APSA members.

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      This course includes a 45-90 online learning component that must be completed before the in-class session.

      Please ensure that you can attend the entire day and complete the online component before you register, as space is limited to 19 people. This course will provide participants with a 3-year certification in Psychological First Aid from the Canadian Red Cross.

       

      About your facilitator:

      Lauralee MarchLauralee March is passionate about building resilience and capacity in families, work environments and communities.  Currently a Master Instructor Trainer with the Canadian Red Cross, Lauralee has been involved with their Psychological First Aid program from the start through her work on program development and instructor training.  That experience, combined with an MBA in Management Consulting, allows Lauralee to adapt the program to deliver a great experience for participants from larger organizations such as Simon Fraser University.  She is also a proud mom to two dogs, Boomer and Daisy! 

      May 14
      AQ 5135 - SFU Burnaby Campus
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      This is an orientation session for Temporary or Continuing APSA members who have come from a continuing CUPE position.

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      Coffee, tea, and light refreshments will be served.

      If you are a Temporary APSA employee who is new to the University or do not have a continuing CUPE position, please sign up for the Temporary Employee orientation session.

      May 30
      VAN Steamworks Pub
      120 minutes
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      Vancouver, we're coming to you!

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      This social event is open to all APSA members, both continuing and temporary from all campuses.

      Join fellow colleagues and the APSA Board of Directors at Steamworks Brewing Company for lunch and drinks.

      Jun 6
      AQ 5135 - SFU Burnaby Campus
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      This is an orientation session for Temporary APSA employees who are new to the University or do not have a continuing CUPE position.

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      Coffee, tea, and light refreshments will be served.

      If you are a Temporary APSA member with a continuing CUPE position, this session will not apply to you. Please sign up for the CUPE to APSA orientation session.