Online course

Supportive Housing Core Competencies: Enhancing Your Skills

January 6, 2020 to April 6, 2020

Our newest online course is offered in partnership with the Toronto Mental Health & Addictions Supportive Housing Network (TMHASHN) with the aim to help supportive housing workers develop a common understanding and knowledge-base of current and proven practices.

Who should take this course?

This course is recommended for supportive housing workers and housing staff at every level who support tenants living with mental health and addiction challenges.

About this course

You will learn how to improve tenant experience and outcomes through a common baseline knowledge in:

  • Communicating effectively with tenants
  • Mental health and addictions
  • Navigating the social support system
  • Continuous self-improvement and learning
  • Self-care for supportive housing
  • Promoting a culture of teamwork, collaboration and community

Learn through a variety of styles, including:

  • written exercises
  • journal reflections
  • quizzes
  • videos

Learners will have access to the web-based course and moderator for a period of three months.

What past course participants have said:

“I learned a lot of valuable knowledge.”

“There was a nice mixture of readings, videos and exercises.”

“Very informative, and I appreciated the workbook and exercises.”

Accessing the course

Please note: you must be logged in to access or register for the course.

Questions?

Supportive Housing Worker

When
1/6/2020 - 4/6/2020
Where
Canada

COURSE DETAILS


FORMAT

100% online


DURATION

12 weeks


FLEXIBLE DEADLINES

Self-paced


EFFORT

3-4 hours per week

FEES
  • Regular Price: $350+HST
  • Upgraded Members: $262.50+HST
  • Service manager partners: $300+HST

CLASS SIZE

Less than 60 learners

Earn a certificate and a digital badge upon completion

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Internet connection Operating systems: Windows 7 or higher, Mac OS X 10.6 or higher. Browser: runs JavaScript Additional requirements: Updated versions of Adobe Reader and Adobe Flash Player.