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<strong>AIEST Canada, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada, est fi</strong><strong>er</strong><strong> d’offrir la formation</strong>

Premiers soins en santĂ© mentale Date : 17, 24 fĂ©vrier 2023 Heure : 10 h 30 – 14 h 30 HNE chaque jour Lieu : EN LIGNE la capacitĂ© est limitĂ©e. Les premiers soins en santĂ© mentale sont le soutien apportĂ© Ă  une personne…

Read more <strong>AIEST Canada, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada, est fi</strong><strong>er</strong><strong> d’offrir la formation</strong>

<strong>L’</strong><strong>AIEST</strong><strong>, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du </strong><strong>Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada</strong><strong>, est ravie d’offrir</strong><strong> une</strong>

Formation sur l’intervention d’un(e) tĂ©moin Comment intervenir contre l’intimidation et le harcèlement au travail Date: 21 fĂ©vrier Heure: 12:00 – 13:30 HE Lieu: Formation virtuelle en ligne Avez-vous dĂ©jĂ  Ă©tĂ© tĂ©moin de harcèlement ou d’intimidation au travail ? Avez-vous dĂ©jĂ  souhaitĂ© pouvoir aider, mais vous ne savez pas quoi…

Read more <strong>L’</strong><strong>AIEST</strong><strong>, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du </strong><strong>Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada</strong><strong>, est ravie d’offrir</strong><strong> une</strong>

L’ AIEST, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada, est ravie d’offrir une

Formation sur l’intervention d’un(e) tĂ©moin Comment intervenir contre l’intimidation et le harcèlement au travail Date: 21 fĂ©vrier Heure: 12:00 – 13:30 HE Lieu: Formation virtuelle en ligne Avez-vous dĂ©jĂ  Ă©tĂ© tĂ©moin de harcèlement ou d’intimidation au travail ? Avez-vous dĂ©jĂ  souhaitĂ© pouvoir aider, mais vous ne savez pas quoi…

Read more L’ AIEST, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada, est ravie d’offrir une

IATSE Canada, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer Mental Health First Aid

Date: March 23, 24, 2023 Time: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST each day Location: ON-LINE â€‹Space is limited.  Mental health first aid is the support provided to a person who may be experiencing a decline in their mental well-being or a mental health…

Read more IATSE Canada, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer Mental Health First Aid

AIEST Canada, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada, est fier d’offrir la formation Premiers soins en santĂ© mentale

Date : 17, 24 fĂ©vrier 2023 Heure : 10 h 30 – 14 h 30 HNE chaque jour Lieu : EN LIGNE la capacitĂ© est limitĂ©e. Les premiers soins en santĂ© mentale sont le soutien apportĂ© Ă  une personne qui souffre d’un dĂ©clin de…

Read more AIEST Canada, avec le gĂ©nĂ©reux soutien du Fonds pour la rĂ©silience des travailleurs du secteur des spectacles sur scène du Canada, est fier d’offrir la formation Premiers soins en santĂ© mentale

IATSE, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer an Bystander Intervention Training – <strong><em>How to stand-up against Bullying and Harassment in the workplace

Date: January 21st Time: â€‹12:00PM – 1:30 PM ET Location: On-Line Virtual Training Ever witness someone being harassed or bullied at work? Do you ever wish you could help but aren’t sure what to do? This ninety-minute course will introduce you to the five “D” s. These easily accessible tools…

Read more IATSE, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer an Bystander Intervention Training – <strong><em>How to stand-up against Bullying and Harassment in the workplace

IATSE Local 906, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer Theatrical Fly System Counterweight Rigging Training.

Date: January 18th, 2023 Time: 8:00am â€“ 5:00pm Location: Confederation Centre of the Arts, Sobey Family Theatre This day long training course with instructor Rick Boychuk focuses on the safe operation and maintenance of theatrical counterweight rigging systems. Rick has been in the industry since 1977 and has served as TD, PM and designer (sets, lighting, costume). He is a…

Read more IATSE Local 906, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer Theatrical Fly System Counterweight Rigging Training.

IATSE Local 906, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer ETC EOS Console Training

Date: January 24th & 25th, 2023 Time: 9:00am â€“ 6:00pm Location: Confederation Centre of the Arts, Sobey Family Theatre This is a 2 day course with instructor Benn Hough focusing on the programming and operation of the ETC Eos Family of lighting consoles as they relate to conventional, LED and moving…

Read more IATSE Local 906, with the generous support of the Canada Performing Arts Workers Resilience Fund, is excited to offer ETC EOS Console Training

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While the COVID-19 situation is changing rapidly, the legislation and regulations used to govern Ontario’s workplaces are not. Under Ontario law, employers have the duty to keep workers and work sit…

This is not a legal document and employers are advised to seek legal advice. Employers and constructors have obligations to protect workers from hazards in the workplace as set out in the Occupational…

Join industry thought leaders in a series of panel discussions around current challenges, crisis management strategies and solutions needed to navigate through the COVID-19 crisis. 

Canadian Government is proposing to offer commercial rent relief in the form of loans for landlords of small and medium-sized businesses that would cover up to three-quarters of tenants’ payments fo…

Friday, Apr 24, 2020, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Friday, May 08, 2020, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Friday, May 15, 2020, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Resources, community, and support to help performing arts profession…

$9B aid package aimed at students $1250/month for months of May – August $1750 if the student is taking care of someone or has a disability. Working students earning less than $1,000 per month c…

Policies vary by carrier, so it’s always best to visit your airline’s COVID-19 resource pages directly for the most up-to-date information and guidance. Trip Advisor has aggregated links to those …

Ontario
Posted 3 years ago

BeanBagChat offers free, safe, and engaging support with: online peer support and/or counselling from partner organizations online mental health support tools a path to face-to-face peer support and c…

A comprehensive hub of benefits the federal government, provinces and territories are offering to people financially affected by the coronavirus.

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Online
Posted 3 years ago

Dan Page with an introduction to DiGiCo theatre software, explaining how it differs to live software and some of its basic features. Dan Page presents part 2 of the Theatre Video Series: DiGiCo Theatr…

Please take five minutes to participate in our data collection on the Impacts of COVID-19 on Canadians.

Canada
Posted 3 years ago

Ottawa adds these people eligible for CERB now: – People who Earn up to $1,000 a month. – Seasonal Workers – Those who have run out of EI (Employment Insurance)

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Online
Posted 3 years ago

The Billington Files Practice your programming skills in real time as you listen to award-winning Lighting Designer Ken Billington direct his lighting team for the production of  New York Ci…

The federal government launched the new Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) to help businesses struggling due to the COVID-19 crisis keep and rehire their employees. Find out who qualifies for this r…

Rigging/Flys
Online
Posted 3 years ago

TAIT is now offering free online training courses for iQ Powered by NAVIGATOR to the live event community. By providing these courses, everyone interested in participating is given an opportunity to l…

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