Course Schedule

Place: West Island Citizen Advocacy at 68 Prince Edward (or otherwise specified)

Cost: Free

WICA Orientation

Date: March 24, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to noon

Learn more about WICA, what we do, what our volunteers do. Have your questions answered about volunteering with WICA.

Bilingual with community workers from WICA

Expanding your horizons

Date: March 31, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to noon

When we expand our horizons, we make better judgements and decisions, and broaden our understanding of ourselves, others, and the world around us. In the workshop, we will discuss psychological, scientific, and commonsense tools we can use to expand our horizons.

In English with Milton Dawes

Conflict Resolution and Active Listening

Date: April 7, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to noon

Learn how to deal with conflicts and how to master active listening.

In English with Gaétan Lafrenière, Psychologist

Emergency First Aid (EFA)

Date: April 21 & 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. to noon

CPR (level C), Choking and Automatic Defibrillation (adult, child and infants)
Primary and secondary survey
How to activate the emergency medical system
The law
Heart attacks, strokes
Bleeding, Burns
Heat and Cold emergencies
Bone and joint injuries
Asthma and other respiratory emergencies

All participants will receive a completion card from the Heart and Stroke Foundation valid for 3 years.

This course is offered by the City of Pointe-Claire and it takes place at 81 Summerhill in Pointe-Claire, and not at our office at 68 Prince Edward.