This 5 to 8-hour, self-paced online course gives you the foundation you need. Learn more about your new role and key responsibilities, how to work with a team, and how to become an effective leader. In this course, you will learn how to: * recognize the importance of emotional intelligence in the establishment of good working relationships * describe the six key leadership competencies that are necessary for leaders in the public service of Canada * manage team performance to meet expected re...
Becoming a Supervisor
It is important that all new and experienced public servants have a foundational understanding of how Canada's non-partisan federal public service serves the democratically elected government of the day. This online course examines the functions and the organizational relationships between Parliament, the Government of Canada and the federal public service. Participants will explore the role of government, how Canada governs itself, the organization of the federal government, the functions of...
Who We Work For
This module provides a clear understanding of the application and requirements of the legislative framework that governs staffing in the federal public service as well as the links between staffing and the other human resources disciplines. It also presents the vision of staffing in the federal public service and addresses the delegation of staffing authorities. This module is intended for human resources advisors, managers and all public service employees who are responsible for or are inter...
Basics of Staffing in the Public Service
This course is designed as a basic introduction to GBA+. You will learn to define the key concepts of GBA+ and recognize how various identity factors can influence the experience of federal government initiatives. TAGS: Course; Respectful and Inclusive Workplace; GBA+; Gender-Based Analysis; Government; All.
Introduction to GBA+
All public servants are required to contribute actively to the protection of government personnel, information, assets and services. This online course provides the foundational knowledge and tools required to meet your responsibilities under the Directive on Departmental Security Management. Participants will gain valuable knowledge and best practices to help them apply the principles of security awareness in their organization. TAGS: Course; GC and Public Sector Skills; Security; Government...
Are you curious about managing federal funds? Have you ever wondered about the significance of section 36? Just testing you – we mean sections 32 and 34 which are the financial authorities typically granted to managers in the federal public service. In this course, you will learn about these important financial authorities and get concrete examples and tips on how to effectively plan, spend and report on a budget, in line with government policies, practices and procedures. Note: This new cour...
Responsible Use of Public Funds
In this course, we demystify the idea of bias and unconscious bias and help you develop the competencies needed to build respectful relationships with First Nations, Métis and Inuit. TAGS: Course; Indigenous Learning; First Nations; Métis; Inuit; Culture; Cultural; All.
Cultural Self Reflection: What I know and What I don't know
This course presents the difficult facts about the historical relationship between the Government of Canada and Indigenous peoples. It provides a brief overview from first contact to the present focus on reconciliation. In addition, you will gain a broader understanding of the impacts of government decisions on Indigenous peoples. TAGS: Indigenous Learning; indigenous; reconciliation; The Uncomfortable Truth; job aid; self paced; online learning; All.
Canada through a new lens - The Uncomfortable Truth
This online self-paced course introduces the complex issue of mental health in the workplace, and explains why it is so important. TAGS: Course; Respectful and Inclusive Workplace; Mental Health; All.
Mental Health Awareness
A journey toward Reconciliation: Canada through a new lens - Cultural self-reflection: what I kno...
In this course, we demystify the idea of bias and unconscious bias and help you develop the competencies needed to build respectful relationships with First Nations, Métis and Inuit. TAGS: Course; Indigenous learning; cultural self-reflection; Metis; inuits; First Nations; self paced learning; online learning; All.
Cultural self-reflection: what I know