1-Day Capacity Development Workshop
First Nations Governance I • Community
This workshop on First Nations Community Governance is directed toward elected Aboriginal leaders and Senior Administration staff working in First Nation communities. It has been designed to provide a general overview of Aboriginal governance concepts, as well as many practical examples and best practices to assist elected Aboriginal leaders and administration staff in better understanding the roles and responsibilities of the governing body, administration and community members. Topics covered include: role of Aboriginal governing bodies; local Aboriginal governance structures and issues; principles of good governance; a First Nations perspective; the power of Chief and Council; tools for council meeting management; and a refresher on policy.To register online:
1) If you are an AFOA Canada member or have attended an AFOA Canada event, sign in to your account from the menu at the right. Once you are signed in, follow the instructions to fill in your registration information and submit to complete your registration.
2) If you do not have an account, you can create one from the link located at the bottom of the menu at the right. Once you are signed in, follow the instructions to fill in your registration information and submit to complete your registration.
3) After you have submitted your online registration, you will receive an email confirming your registration. If you have not received your confirmation, please check your junk box.
For questions or help with registering:
If you need help logging in to register or if you have any questions, please contact the Capacity Development Workshop team by email at: [email protected] or toll-free at: 1-866-722-2362.
Cancellation of registration must be sent by email to [email protected]. Cancellations will be accepted until November 7, 2021 for a full refund. A $300 fee will apply for cancellations received between November 8, 2021 and November 21, 2021. No refund for cancellations received on or after November 22, 2021 and no refund for no-shows at the workshop. Substitutions are accepted at any time and will be required to pay the fee difference if necessary.