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Indigenous Perspectives Society: Centre of Excellence in Community Education (IPS) delivers this three part Supervisory Training, specifically designed for First Nations and Indigenous Child and Family Service Agencies, to participants sponsored by the Ministry of Child and Family Development (MCFD), twice every year. This training offers supervisors support by enhancing their knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of their roles and provides an opportunity to examine the role of supervisors in Indigenous child and family services agencies, enabling participants to learn and apply best practices. Supervisory I, II & III courses are each three days in length. This course provides interactive and content based training to assist supervisors in their day to day roles.

Training Outcomes Supervisory I

  • Conflict in Context
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Communication
  • Team values
  • Occupational Hazards
  • Vision and Values

Training Outcomes Supervisory II & III

  • Supportive Supervisory Training
  • Team Work
  • Iisaak Respect for self and others
  • Mentoring Indigenous Practice
  • Touchstones: Indigenous Values and the Law
  • Personnel Practices

In addition to the annual sponsored deliveries of this course, IPS also offers private deliveries of  Supervisory Training I, II & III for child and family service organizations and agencies (Delegated and non-Delegated).

Indigenous Perspectives Society delivers training throughout British Columbia and across Canada. This training is provided to the public and is also offered privately, to interested groups of 10 or more participants. Public trainings are as advertised on the website and can be registered for online at any time. Please visit our Registration Page for more information.

If you are interested in a privately contracted delivery of any of our trainings, please contact Nicole Geary: Nicoleg@ipsociety.ca to inquire about our availability to deliver your desired training, your timeline as to when you would like the training and with any specific customization requests. IPS requires at least one month after contract signing for course preparation.

*Payments to IPS can be made by cheque, EFT, money order or by credit card online via PayPal. Tuition receipts are available on request. Please review our Refund Policy.