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Cultures of Belonging in the Workplace

September 20 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

A training opportunity for Simcoe County Manufacturers: Cultures of Belonging in the Workplace

Join us for 1-day of learning and networking with area manufacturers for the Cultures of Belonging in the Workplace course!

Delivered by Georgian College, this course will focus on practical strategies for creating workplaces that embrace and uplift diverse experiences. Learn how to engage all employees to contribute their best and work across diverse identities to create changes in your organization.

Who should attend?

This event is designed for business leaders, supervisors, team leads and human resource professionals working in the manufacturing sector

Why participate?

  • Foster workplaces that embrace and uplift diverse lived experiences, where all people feel they belong
  • Earn a digital badge for completing the course that you can add to your company LinkedIn page or Website
  • Create lasting, transformative and impactful change
  • Learn how to foster and cultivate inclusive thinking and behavior
  • In order to establish a joyful and good work atmosphere, it is critical to raise awareness regarding diversity and inclusion

This course is the first of three modules in the Georgian College micro-certificate for Diversity, Equity and Belonging. Companies who complete the Cultures of Belonging Course will receive a digital badge. Participants may wish to pursue the remaining 2 courses in the micro-certificate following this course.

This training is limited to those employers offering employment within the 16 member municipalities of the County of Simcoe and the Cities of Barrie and Orillia, Base Borden, Chippewas of Rama First Nations and Beausoleil First Nation. Up to 2 representatives from local manufacturers can participate in the subsidized training.

This event is presented by: the County of Simcoe, member municipalities, the City of Barrie, the City of Orillia, Georgian College and the Province of Ontario.


September 20
8:30 am - 3:00 pm


Snow Valley Ski Resort
2632 Vespra Valley Road
Minesing, ON L0L 1Y3 Canada