Workshops

This Fall, we are emphasizing online learning options for employees.  We encourage all staff to activate their LinkedIn Learning accounts and explore the multitude of courses available.  Our team is in the process of preparing curated online learning resources. 

We will hold a small number of live remote learning sessions, included below.   

 

Preparing for Retirement: Understanding SFU Benefits (Lunch & Learn)
Are you thinking about retiring in the next 5 years? Bring your lunch and join us to get key information and helpful tips in planning your retirement from SFU.  The session will focus on the essential steps when retiring as well as benefit changes and information.
Tuesday, October 20th|12:00pm to 1:00pm|Zoom

“But where are you really from?”: Exploring Anti-racism, Allyship & Belonging in the Workplace-for Staff
This interactive workshop takes learners on a deep dive to explore racism and white supremacy in our daily lives, including our workplaces. Through a brief review of resources and historical context, reflection, discussion, and skills-building activities, this training will provide participants with a critical lens to recognize how racism manifests in our systems of power and in our everyday interactions.
2 Parts|Tuesday, November 3rd & Thursday, November 5th|10:00am to 12:00pm|Zoom

Introduction to SFU Timesheets (for Current Timekeepers)
SFU's Payroll and Human Resources departments are pleased to jointly offer an introduction to SFU Timesheets as an information session for new timekeepers and/or timekeepers who would like to refresh their skills and obtain information on frequently asked questions from Payroll and HR.
Thursday, November 19th|1:00pm to 3:00pm|Zoom

“But where are you really from?”: Exploring Anti-racism, Allyship & Belonging in the Workplace-for Staff
This interactive workshop takes learners on a deep dive to explore racism and white supremacy in our daily lives, including our workplaces. Through a brief review of resources and historical context, reflection, discussion, and skills-building activities, this training will provide participants with a critical lens to recognize how racism manifests in our systems of power and in our everyday interactions.
2 Parts|Monday, November 23rd & Wednesday, November 25th|10:00am to 12:00pm|Zoom

 

 

Need to Cancel your Registration?

Most of our workshops fill up and have waitlists, so we ask that you cancel your registration with as much notice as possible.  This will allow us to open up your space for someone else.  Refunds are possible for registrations cancelled at least 7 days prior to the workshop date.

Cancelling with more than 7 days’ notice

Please follow these steps to cancel your registration with more than 7 days’ notice:

  • Go to your Eventbrite account and find the workshop order: https://www.eventbrite.ca/
  • Select ‘request a refund’ (if you paid a fee) or ‘cancel your order’ (if there was no fee)
  • For fee refunds, you will be sent an email indicating whether a refund is eligible.  Once approved, it takes up to 5 business days to be processed.

Last minute cancellations (less than 7 days’ notice)

  • Email hrlearn@sfu.ca if you need to cancel your registration with less than 7 days’ notice, including the day-of the workshop if you’re unable to attend due to illness.  If we don’t hear from you and you don’t attend the workshop, we may need to charge your department to compensate for associated costs.
  •  Cancellations within 7 days are not eligible for refunds.