IWIP Sample Curriculum Outline 2022-2023

Topics & Overview


Type of Credential

Anti-Oppression & Transformative Justice Mahlikah Outten (CL&D) Certificate
Case Management Toronto Hostels Certificate
Civic Engagement Karen (CL&D)

* Subject to instructor’s availability

Communicating Effectively in Groups TBD TBD
Community Mentorship & Conflict Resolution Training Michelle Coutu (George Brown College) Micro-credential
CPR & First Aid Toronto CPR/Red Cross Certificate
De-escalating Potentially Violent Situations (3 sessions) Mahlikah Outten (CL&D)

Crisis & Trauma Resource Institute

Digital Skills/Technology

  • Office 365 Cloud (Word, Excel, PPT, OneDrive)
  • Social Media & Graphic Design (Canva)
  • Cybersecurity Essentials
Mark Affue (CL&D; Lead Instructor)

Doug Cooke (Retired Cybersecurity Industry Expert)

James Rollo (CL&D)

Empowered for Employment Workshop Ashley Whittaker (CL&D)

Mark Affue (CL&D)

Financial Management Training Florence Mudimu (WSB Dolomite Toronto) Micro-credential
Human Rights & Creating Inclusive Spaces The 519 TBD
Indigenous Studies Denise Booth (George Brown College) Transfer Credit
Information & Referral Faed Henry (Find Help 211) Certificate
Introduction to Social Research

  • Community-Based Participatory Action Research
  • Information Sharing
  • Project Design
Yannan Gu (CL&D) Certificate
Mental Health First Aid (Workplace/Self module)

Mental Health First Aid (Community Practice)

St Johns Ambulance

CMHA, Edmonton

Mindfulness Coaching Mahlikah Outten (CL&D) Certificate
Non-Profit Essentials nonprofitready.org Certificate & Micro-credential
Proposal Development & Funding in the Non-Profits Anna Jasinka (CL&D) Micro-credential

Employment Readiness & Professional Development Sharing Circles Yuliya Sokolova (WoodGreen Employment Services) N/A
Employment Services

(To secure employment for eligible IWIP graduates)

Yuliya Sokolova (WoodGreen Employment Services) N/A
Match-up with Mentors and Mentorship Mary Campbell (CL&D)

Chinelo Odiakosa-Mmakwe (CL&D)

Student Placement (Field Seminar) Various partners N/A