Your cart is currently empty

Immigrant Peer Educator Program 2020 (online)

//Immigrant Peer Educator Program 2020 (online)
Loading Courses

« All Courses

  • This course has passed.

Immigrant Peer Educator Program 2020 (online)

November 24, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am PST

|Recurring Courses (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Tuesday, repeating until December 15, 2020

Train to be an Immigrant Peer Educator with this program brought to you by the Whistler Welcome Centre; practice your English, build your Canadian experience, develop skills for work and life, meet new people, and contribute to your community. Join the program:
  • 8 sessions, 1.5 hours a week (27 Oct – 15 Dec 2020, 9:30-11:00)
  • Improve your listening, speaking and English communication skills
  • Build your knowledge of life in Canada
  • Learn about services, resources and programs in Whistler from local guest
  • Build a network with other immigrants
You’ll learn about:
  • Culture shock, depression, discrimination
  • How to solve conflicts with landlords or employers
  • Children and women’s health issues
  • Education or career planning in Canada
  • Local resources and services
After the program, we invite trained Immigrant Peer Educators to rejoin twice, in February and May, whether online or in-class. We come together with former program graduates to connect with one another and discover how others are working as Peer Educators in our community:
  • Supporting others in the community as a Peer Educator
  • Giving us feedback on what issues immigrants are facing, and what services and programs they need.
Registration and more Information:
Call Settlement Worker, Izumi, at 604.698.5960 Email


November 24, 2020
9:30 am - 11:00 am
Courses Categories:
View Courses Website




Whistler Welcome Centre
View Organizer Website

Our thanks to The Events Calendar for their support of the non-profit sector by providing a non-profit license.

No comments yet.

Leave a comment

Looking for the Whistler Learning Centre? We have changed our name to the Whistler Institute.
This is default text for notification bar