Building Safe & Caring Communities Through Support & Education

Online and In-person offerings for Winter/Spring 2021 are now available for Community Support Training.

Pace is proud to offer leading-edge training in best practice, designed for community members, professionals, students, first responders, and front-line workers in our region. Workshops are facilitated by skilled, caring, and enthusiastic professionals with decades of training and experience, making this training invaluable.

Community Support Training is held Online and In-person if and when possible and is offered in the Fall (September-December) and Winter (January-April) every year. We are also able to provide these workshops to agencies and community groups outside of the scheduled dates and times, by request. All presentations and topics can be tailored to suit the needs of the requesting agency.

Crisis Response Management Certificate – CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE

Pace is currently working on making our Community Support Training and Crisis Response Management Certificate training accessible online. As programs become available we will continue to update our website and our social media platforms to engage with community.

To achieve a Crisis Response Management certificate, you must complete the required six core courses, plus a minimum of 12 hours of elective courses of your choosing. All courses must be taken through Pace for credit towards the certificate. Required:

  • Crisis Intervention & Communication Skills
  • Cross Cultural Awareness
  • First Responders to Sexual Assault & Sexual Abuse
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills (ASIST)
  • Children & Trauma and Grief and Loss (as one full day together)
  • Mental Health First Aid

Full day (Optional):

  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Leading Change: Gender-Based Violence & The Active Bystander Approach
  • Healthy Youth Relationships
  • Awareness of Self Harming Behavior
  • The Costs of Empathy

Half day (Optional):

  • Sexual Harassment and Assault

NOTE: Through a partnership with the Grande Prairie Regional College, these workshops count for Category A credits with the Alberta College of Social Workers.

For more information contact:

Call the Pace office at: 780-539-6692

To register Email GPRC Continuing Education

Phone: 780-539-2975

Toll-free: 1-888-539-4772

Fax: 780-539-2791

Website: Visit the GPRV Website here >>


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