Leadership Training

From retreats to workshops to conferences, we want you to flex your leadership muscle! Were you a leader in high school and want to continue that role in College? Or are you a returning student who sees the value in learning about leadership before going out into the workplace instead of waiting to learn once you get there? Gaining leadership skills during your time at Douglas will give you additional, valuable skills that employers are looking for such as: effective communication, problem solving and showing commitment. We want to work with you to challenge yourself and seek out new opportunities you may have never realized you could have while at Douglas.

Upcoming Events:

Financial Literacy Workshop

Join us to learn more about financial literacy at this workshop brought to you by Douglas College Financial Aid and Student Engagement in partnership with Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, and Colleges and Institutes Canada.

The topics being covered are as follows:

  • How to distinguish wants from needs
  • Resources that can be tapped to replace lost income as a student
  • How to track expenses and reduce them if needed
  • How to prepare a realistic budget while studying and beyond

Free food and also some great prizes available to be won!

February 23 at the New Westminster campus, 4:30-6pm (in the Fishbowl)
February 28 at the Coquitlam campus, 4:30-6pm (Room A1130)

Sign up here

Energy Connections 2017

This upcoming day-long conference Energy Connections 2017, will feature four themed panel sessions, each filled with high-profile speakers like Matt Horne, Climate Policy Manager with the City of Vancouver.

The event will also provide ample time for extensive networking, of high value to anyone, student or otherwise, looking to enter BC's growing renewable energy industry.

Date: March 4th, 8:30am – 5:30pm

Location: SFU Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 W Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, V6B 1G8

Event Website: www.energyconnections2017.ca

Registration Page:https://www.bcsea.org/civicrm/event/register?reset=1&id=76

Ticket Prices: $100/$150 – BCSEA Member/Non-Member; $40 – Youth (under 30)