ENGAGE Professional Development

Featured ENGAGE Professional Development session for December 2016: Writing Effective Minutes

Thursday, December 8 from 1 pm to 4 pm – Notre Dame Campus, ETV Studio B

Click below for the session description and learning outcomes!


Registration: Please contact Jacqueline Wood at jawood@rrc.ca to register.  Registration is first come first serve.

Outlook invitations will then be sent to you for your date which will be a confirmation of your registration.

Should all spots be filled, you will receive an e-mail indicating that you are on a waiting list.


Red River College offers a range of in-house professional development and training programs for employees each year, driven by organizational strategy, interest and need.

Some workshops are delivered through Staff Learning and Development, while sessions others are coordinated or sponsored through specific departments and divisions, including the School of Indigenous Education, Teacher Education, Sustainability, Environmental Health and Safety, Diversity and Intercultural Services, Information Technology Solutions, Teaching Learning Technology Centre, and others.

No matter what stage of your career, there are professional development offerings for everyone.

Examples of workshops delivered in 2015-16 for all employees included:

  • Mental Health First Aid Training (two-day course)St. John Ambulance – Standard First Aid Training (16 hour course)
  • Working Effectively with Aboriginal People (two-day session)
  • Teacher Essentials Program (five-day course)
  • Athletics and Recreation Lunch and Learn Series (5 workshops)
  • Financial Wellness (1 hour session delivered by HUB Strata)
  • Pre-Retirement Information Session (3 hour session)

College-wide workshops are promoted in the All Staff News email. Registration for most workshops is located on the Employee Development registration page.

You are encouraged to take advantage of the workshops available at the College and to have ongoing conversations with your supervisor about opportunities for learning and development!