Past Events

  • Mar 23

    Indigenous Learners Gathering - Learners (Students Only) - Pre-Registration ( Mar 23, 2018 ~ Mar 25, 2018 )

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Marriott at River Cree Resort, Enoch Alberta

    This three-day program is a unique gathering of indigenous post-secondary institution learners, post-secondary institution instructors and administrators to learn, share and understand collectively. Learners only.

    This program will combine lectures, focus groups and case studies to contextualize the learners' academic studies and to foster a supportive environment of peers and to provide tools to help ensur...Read More

  • Mar 23

    Indigenous Learners Gathering - Post Secondary Institutions (Instructors, Administrators, Representatives) ( Mar 23, 2018 ~ Mar 25, 2018 )

    12:00 AM - 7:00 PM Marriott at River Cree, Enoch First Nation, Alberta

    This unique program will give post secondary institutions the opportunity to attend focus groups, highlight their indigenous supports, learn from both students, peers and community traditional knowledge holders.

    This unique program brings post secondary institutions, indigenous students and traditional knowledge keepers together to share learning and best practices. Instructors, administrators and indigen...Read More

  • Feb 27

    Proposal Writing Workshop ( Feb 27, 2018 ~ Mar 02, 2018 )

    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    Four day course on effective proposal writing. Participants will create a complete proposal during the session.

    This four-day course focuses on effective proposal writing.  Effective proposal writing increases the opportunity to secure funding for your community. This will help you realize organization's ...Read More

  • Feb 23

    Introduction to Management, Credit Program ( Feb 23, 2018 )

    8:30 AM - 4:00 PM SAIT Campus, Calgary

    Full credit course in Introduction to Business. This program is a continuation of the Certificate program focusing on meeting the educational requirements for the diploma in business.

    Mngt 200 - Introduction to Business - This 3 credit course will provide you with the tools to understand business functions including; management, human resources, marketing and finance. You will ...Read More

  • Jan 22

    Excel Novice to Intermediate ( Jan 22, 2018 ~ Jan 24, 2018 )

    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM AFOA AB Learning Center; 205 2920 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton

    Novice to intermediate Excel; learn basic functionality and then be introduced to intermediate functions.

    Novice to Intermediate Excel - start with basic Excel skills with learn more advanced topics in Excel over the session. Basic functionality, including saving files, navigation, basic formula c...Read More

  • Dec 07

    15th AGM and Governance Conference ( Dec 07, 2017 ~ Dec 08, 2017 )

    11:59 AM - 4:00 PM Marriott at River Cree, Enoch, AB

    15th Annual AGM and Governance Conference - The governance conference will focus on using data in performance measurement, safeguarding and establishing ownership over data and protecting your electronic information.

    The 15th Annual AGM and Governance Conference will focus on using data in performance measurment and management, as well as safeguarding and establishing ownership over data as well as protecing y...Read More

  • Nov 29

    Proposal Writing Workshop - General Management ( Nov 29, 2017 ~ Nov 30, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM AFOA AB Learning Center, #205, 2920 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton, AB

    This two day general management workshop focuses on developing skills to write impactful and effective proposals..

    This two day course focuses on effective proposal writing.  Effective proposal writing increases the opportunity to secure funding for your community. This will help you realize organization's go...Read More

  • Oct 23

    Introduction to Accounting ( Oct 23, 2017 ~ Oct 26, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM #205, 2920 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton, Alberta

    Introduction to the fundamentals of accounting.

    Introduction to Accounting, AFOA AB Learning Center, Edmonton, AB. This 4 day accounting course is designed  for those working in the accounting area who need a refresher or greater understandin...Read More

  • Jul 24

    Treaty 8 Chief and Council Program ( Jul 24, 2017 ~ Jul 26, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Marriott at River Cree, Enoch, AB

    This session has been postponed. Treaty 8 Chief and Council Program. This program is restricted to members of Treaty 8, Chief and Council or their designates.

    Executive-training developed for Chief and Council in the fundamentals of investing, typical returns for common investments, community change management, effective negotiating and persuasion and...Read More

  • Jun 27

    Comprehensive Community Planning Workshop ( Jun 27, 2017 ~ Jun 29, 2017 )

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Marriott at River Cree, Enoch, AB

    Comprehensive Community Planning Workshop - this three day course will introduce you to principles and practices of comprehensive community planning for your First Nation.

    Comprehensive community planning workshop - this three day course will introduce you to principles and practices of comprehensive community planning for your First Nation. The workshop will provid...Read More

  • Jun 16

    Mutual Accountability ( Jun 16, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Tsuut 'ina, Grey Eagle Resort

    One day session on mutual accountability and transparency. Registration is limited to those receiving a letter from AFOA Alberta. Please make sure you register for the correct date and location.

    This one day session will address a number of key questions:

    How would you define the current federal governments accountability to First Nations? What are your thoughts on how FN’s ...Read More

  • Jun 15

    Mutual Accountability ( Jun 15, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Calgary, AB, (Venue TBA)

    One day session on mutual accountability and transparency. Registration is limited to those receiving a letter from AFOA Alberta. Please make sure you register for the correct date and location.

    This one day session will address a number of key questions:

    How would you define the current federal governments accountability to First Nations?

    What are your thou...Read More

  • Jun 14

    Mutual Accountability ( Jun 14, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Siksika, AB

    One day session on mutual accountability and transparency. Registration is limited to those receiving a letter from AFOA Alberta. Please make sure you register for the correct date and location.

    This one day session will address a number of key questions:

    How would you define the current federal governments accountability to First Nations?

    What are your thou...Read More

  • Jun 13

    Mutual Accountability ( Jun 13, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Marriott at River Cree, Enoch, AB

    One day session on mutual accountability and transparency. Registration is limited to those receiving a letter from AFOA Alberta. Please make sure you register for the correct date and location.

    This one day session will address a number of key questions:

    How would you define the current federal governments accountability to First Nations?

    What are your thou...Read More

  • Jun 12

    Mutual Accountability Session ( Jun 12, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Marriott at River Cree, Enoch AB

    Session full. One day session on mutual accountability and transparency. Registration is limited to those receiving a letter from AFOA Alberta. Please make sure you register for the correct date and location. Registrations closed.

    This one day session will address a number of key questions:

    How would you define the current federal governments accountability to First Nations?

    What are your thou...Read More

  • May 25

    Auditors' Roundtable ( May 25, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM Marrriott at River Cree Resort and Casino, Enoch, AB

    Auditors' Roundtable one day session on issues related to financial audit reporting process, pre-and post-audit. Registration is limited to those who have received a letter from AFOA Alberta.

    The participants will also have an opportunity to identify issues and concerns from their perspective, as well as processes they have found to be effective that may be utilized by others.  Breakf...Read More

  • May 01

    Leading People and Investing to Build Sustainable Communities - Harvard Business School Certificate Program ( May 01, 2017 ~ May 05, 2017 )

    8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Harvard Business School, Harvard University Campus, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

    This four-day program provides the participant with the opportunity to view community investments in a broader context.

    This four-day program, delivered by the Harvard School of Business - Executive Education,  provides the participant with the opportunity to view community investments in a broader context. While ...Read More

  • Mar 27

    Fiscal Institute - Issue Management and Crisis Communication Strategies ( Mar 27, 2017 ~ Mar 30, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Hyatt Place - 9576 Jasper Avenue NW, Edmonton

    Issue Management and Crisis Communication Strategies

    This course is designed for those who are engaged with the media either directly or indirectly. Content will include issue management, responding to media requests and on air interviews, as well a...Read More

  • Mar 27

    Fiscal Institute - Challenging Conversations - Communicating through Conflict ( Mar 27, 2017 ~ Mar 30, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Hyatt Place - 9576 Jasper Avenue NW - Edmonton

    Challenging Conversations - Communicating through Conflict

    This course teaches you how to communicate through conflict. Conflict occurs at home and at the workplace. The focus of this workshop is to help you maintain communication during periods of confl...Read More

  • Mar 06

    Conflict Management Level 1 and 2 ( Mar 06, 2017 ~ Mar 08, 2017 )

    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Marriott at River Cree, Enoch, AB.

    This is an essential course for anyone dealing with the public, or in supervisory, management and leadership roles.

    Conflcit Resolution Levels 1 and 2, March 6-8, Marriott at River Cree, Enoch, AB. This session will focus on engaging in conflict management and the focus for this course is practice and skill dev...Read More

  • Jan 31

    Performance Appraisals - General Mangement Workshop (Jan 31, 2017 ~ Feb 03, 2017) ( Jan 31, 2017 )

    9:00 AM Enoch, AB

    This workshop is designed to introduce you to the essentials of performance measurement and to introduce you to various tools used in performance appraisal systems, as well as the various uses of performance appraisal approaches in performance development

    Performance Appraisals are a cornerstone of effective supervision and management. Performance Appraisals link the individuals' performance to the organizations goals and provides a te...Read More

  • Nov 03

    14th AGM and Governance Conference - (Nov 03,2016) ( Nov 03, 2016 )

    8:30 AM Enoch, AB.

    Sessions will focus on management, governance and administration topics. This year's conference will include speakers on cyber-security, protecting the Nation's assets from cyber-threats as well as common scams, protecting yourself from identity theft and

    Sessions will focus on management, governance and administration topics. This year's conference will include speakers on cyber-security, protecting the Nation's assets from cyber-threats as well a...Read More

  • Oct 20

    Accounting 215 and 255 - Full Credit - Pre-application - (Oct 20,2016) ( Oct 20, 2016 )

    The program will be conducted over a 5 month period, with instruction one full week per month.

    Introductory Financial Accounting is a university level course that qualifies for both the CPA and CAFM professional designations. The course is offered jointly by the Southern Alberta Institute ...Read More

  • Oct 06

    Pre-Engagement Sessions - INAC Sponsored - Enoch, AB (Oct 06, 2016 ~ Oct 07, 2016) ( Oct 06, 2016 )

    Enoch, AB

    This series of facilitated discussion will form the basis for future engagement sessions and will focus on the reform of First Nation relationships and programs.

    This series of facilitated discussion will form the basis for future engagement sessions and will focus on the reform of First Nation relationships and programs.

    Participants must be sel...Read More

  • Oct 05

    Descheneaux Decision & Discussion - 1 day only, Enoch, AB ( Oct 05, 2016 )

    Enoch, AB

    If you are also attending the Pre-engagement session on housing, infrastructure, water and waste water please register under the pre-engagement session.

    Please register for this event if you are only attending on October 05, 2016. This is to discuss the Desheneaux Decision. The session will be presented by INAC and moderated by AFOA Alberta.

    ...Read More

  • Aug 23

    Introduction to Accounting, Enoch, AB (Aug 22, 2016 ~ Aug 25, 2016) ( Aug 23, 2016 )

    Enoch, AB

    The course is based on material developed by a leading Canadian business school.

    Introduction to Accounting, Marriott at River Cree, Enoch, AB. This 4 day accounting course is designed  for those working in the accounting area who need a refresher or greater understanding of...Read More