Pre-Conference Training

Cando Accredited Course

ACED 100 – Introduction to Community Economic Development
Competency 8 – Community Planning & Development
3 credits
Delivered by: Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
 
Sunday, October 22, 2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Marysville A - Fredericton Convention Centre
 
ACED 100 clarifies the importance of Community Economic Development as a strategy for the development of economically marginalized and depressed communities. The course introduces students to the theory and practice of Community Economic Development, and provides them with an insight as to combining both theory and practice to help build capacity and sustainability within a community. It promotes a future role and job for the Community Economic Development Officer, and highlights how the successful completion of the course could help increase the development of healthy Aboriginal communities. 
 
This workshop is free of charge for registered conference delegates, and $150 per person for those individuals that would like to just attend the workshop. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
 
Note, in order to receive 3 credits, you must complete the online portion of this course.
 
 
Cando Accredited Course Registration Form
 

Professional Development Workshop

Indigenous Engagement in Natural Resources

Sponsored by Natural Resources Canada
 
Sunday, October 22, 2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Marysville B - Fredericton Convention Centre
 
Workshop Outline
  • Introductions
  • Geological Survey of Canada - Geomapping for Energy and Minerals
  • Mineral Exploration and Mining for Economic Development
  • Indigenous Forestry Initiative
  • Off Diesel Program and Renewable Energy
  • Case Study Presentation and Q&A
This workshop is free of charge for registered conference delegates, and $50 per person for those individuals that would like to just attend the workshop. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

PD Workshop Registration Form

 

Questions?  Contact Vanessa Tait, Cando Certification Coordinator at 1-800-463-9300 x 237 or vanessa.tait@edo.ca.