Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) at Work

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion at Work (EDI at Work) is a micro-credentials based online program, that provides flexible learning to students to enhance their Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) competencies and skills.

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Program Description

This program covers EDI theory and practice including foundational knowledge of EDI, dynamics of EDI work in organizations, and social innovation. The program also incorporates a capstone project as a part of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunity to equip participants with experience of tools, strategies and action plans to advance EDI goals.

NorQuest is launching the first of 3 microcredentials in the EDI at Work program:

  • EDI Foundational Knowledge
  • Dynamic of EDI Work in Organizations – Coming Spring 2022!
  • EDI – Social Innovation – Coming Fall 2022!

Upon successful completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Apply key concepts and best practices of EDI work to inform decision making within organizations.
  2. Analyze the EDI practices and governance within organizations to make recommendations and advocate for change from "where you are."
  3. Develop communication strategies to help leverage EDI initiatives in organizations.
  4. Prioritize relationship building and networking to enhance EDI opportunities.
  5. Advocate for transformation of perspectives through innovative practices to achieve EDI goals within organizational structures.


EDI Foundational Knowledge

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Custom training

We focus on the partnership. We want to support our client's success and prosperity. Whether we use our existing continuing education courses and build on that, or if we start from scratch, we will work with you to deliver results. We customize curriculum based on your business or organizational needs. Talk to us today.

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Save on the cost of training

Whether you are an individual or an organization looking for training for your staff, the Canada-Alberta Job Grant can help save on the costs. Many of our continuing education and custom training programs qualify for the grant. What does that mean? With the grant, you can save two-thirds of the costs.

For details on which courses and programs qualify, talk to one of our program officers.

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NorQuest College:
10215 108 St NW

Edmonton, AB Canada T5J 1L6

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