PROGRAM SCHEDULE FOR NECHI INSTITUTE:  CENTRE OF INDIGENOUS LEARNING 2019-2020

Cultural Resource – Every Sunday from 7:00p.m. – 9:00 p.m. as Scheduled   (****Nechi utilizes various Elders across the community****)


Training of Trainers (TOT) Fall  2019
Cultural Resource & Orientation Sept 29/19
TOT 1: Exploring Training Elements Sept 30-Oct 4/19
TOT 2: The Training Cycle Oct 28-Nov1/19
TOT 3: Facilitation Process Nov 25-29/19
TOT 4: Master Plan Competencies Dec 16-20,2019
Indigenous Addictions Services Diploma (IASD) – Fall 2019 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Intro to Program Sweatlodge Ceremony – Sunday Evening Sept 1/19
IASD 100 Spirituality & Grounding Sept 2-6/19
IASD 101 Personal Awareness Sept 23-27/19
Cultural Orientation Oct 6/19
IASD 102 English Oct 7-11/19
Cultural Orientation Nov 3/19
IASD 103 Family Dynamics Nov 4-8/19
Sweatlodge Ceremony Nov 24/19
IASD 104 Addictions & Substance Abuse Nov 25-29/19
SPECIALTY COURSES Workshops Commence with 10 paid
Course Name Dates
Pharmacology TBD
Crystal Meth Awareness Aug 29-23/19
Pharmacology TBD
Making Her Skirt Nov 4 – 8/19
Making His Shirt Nov 12 – 15/19
ACOA November
Grandparents Sacred Lodge Dec 8 -13/19
Gambling Awareness December
Beyond Trauma and Abuse TBD
Our Spirit Survived TBD
Harm Reduction & After Care TBD
Suicide Prevention TBD
PTSD TBD
Community Wellness TBD
FASD TBD
Communicating with Youth TBD
Survival Skills for Youth Workers TBD
Training of Trainers (TOT) Winter 2019-20
Cultural Resource & Orientation TBD
TOT 1: Exploring Training Elements TBD
TOT 2: The Training Cycle TBD
TOT 3: Facilitation Process TBD
TOT 4: Master Plan Competencies TBD
Indigenous Addictions Services Diploma (IASD) – Winter  2019-20 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
Cultural Orientation Jan 12/20
IASD 105 Communication Skills & Counselling Process Jan 13-17/20
Cultural Orientation Jan 26/20
IASD 106 Assessment & Intervention Jan 27-31/20
Cultural Orientation Feb 9/20
IASD 107 Treatment & Recovery Feb 10-14/20
Sweatlodge Ceremony Feb 23/20
IASD 108 Community Capacity & Wellness Feb 24-28/20
Cultural Orientation Mar 8/20
IASD 109 Group Dynamics Mar 9-13/20
Cultural Orientation Mar 22/20
IASD 110 Physiology & Neuroscience Mar 23-27/20
Cultural Orientation Apr 5/20
IASD 111 Prevention: Suicide & Grief Apr 6-10/20
Cultural Orientation Apr 19/20
IASD 112 Case Management & Professional Identity Apr 20-24/20
Indigenous Addictions Services Diploma (IASD) – Spring 2020 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
IASD 113 Practicum 240 hrs = 6.5 weeks
20 hrs in seminars – telephone or in-person
May 4-Jun 12/20
Sweatlodge Ceremony Jun 12/20