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First Nations in Canada (K101)


Type: Online
Duration: 01:00 hours
Status: Active

Public servants are in a unique position to help build respectful relationships with First Nations in Canada. This online self-paced course looks at some of the governance structures, traditions and current realities of First Nations and their relationships with the Government of Canada. Participants will learn how government policies and programs of the past and the present impact contemporary First Nations communities, and discover how they can make a difference for a better future.

Topics include:

  • using respectful terminology
  • recognizing the diversity of First Nations across the country
  • understanding the contemporary realities of First Nations
  • contemplating the historical and contemporary relationships between First Nations and the Government of Canada


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More about this course
  • Topics: Government priorities; Respectful and inclusive workplace; Service excellence; Values and ethics
  • Community: Employees
  • Business line: Indigenous Learning
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

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