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Intercultural Awareness at Work (XCUL 1205)

November 21, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm PST

Understand cultural differences to build a supportive and inclusive workplace! This accredited BCIT course will be hosted by the Whistler Institute and delivered over 1.5 days in-person in Whistler during November 2023. ***This skill development course qualifies for the Whistler Experience® Program***

Course Description

Understanding diverse cultures improves interaction between employees and positively impacts businesses and the world around us. This accredited course is delivered over 1.5 days in-person. Students will leave with an understanding of cultural differences and how to employ cultural empathy in a diverse work environment. Topics of discussion include unconscious bias, intercultural sensitivity, and how to communicate and celebrate cultures and differences rather than perpetuate bias and stereotypes. Students will also acquire tools and strategies to support the retention and development of employees from varied cultural backgrounds and promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace.

Course Learning Outcomes/Competencies

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

Course Details

New students to BCIT will need to register for an A# in order to register (the same link can be used if you have forgotten your A#).

REGISTRATION CLOSED – if you would like to be notified of future course dates please email contact@whistlerinstitute.com


November 21, 2023
9:00 am - 4:00 pm PST


Whistler Chamber Of Commerce Boardroom
4230 Gate Way Dr #201
Whistler, British Columbia V8E 0Z8 Canada
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