Indigenous Perspectives Society

Designated Band Representative Training

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Designated Band Representative Training offers participants an opportunity to review the role of the Designated Band Representative as described in the Child and Family Community Services Act and the Child and Family Community Services Regulations. The relevant sections of the legislation, rules and regulations will be examined. The Designated Band Representative will consider how their function may be utilized to promote the safety and well-being of children and to ensure that the rights of children to culture and community are respected and upheld by the Court.

This two day training course delivers curriculum that is structured to reflect the roles of the Designated Band Representative and apply knowledge gained to support the rights of the children.

Training Outcomes:

  • Introduction to the CFCSA
  • Roles & Responsibilities of the Designated Band Representative
  • Court Notices
  • Applying the CFCSA to court proceedings
  • Definitions of Abuse and Neglect
  • Support Services and Out of Care Options

Upcoming Designated Band Representative Training:

Date: November 15-16, 2017
Location: IPS
664 Granderson Rd
Victoria BC

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For more information regarding this training please contact our Programs Coordinator:
Michele Oatman | Ext. 221
T: 250.391.0007
E: info@ipsociety.ca