Courses and Learning Opportunities

Whether you're looking to launch a new career or advance your current career, Lakehead University Orillia offers a number of workshops, courses and learning opportunities that will get you closer to your goals. 

Ontario Benthos Biomonitoring Network
OBBN training is recommended for anyone interested in using benthic macroinvertebrates to monitor streams or lakes using provincially standardized protocols. 

YMCA-Lakehead Not-for-Profit Leadership Training
Drawing on leading- edge research, experienced facilitators and community leaders, this program integrates conceptual knowledge, individual experiences and hands-on-supports to enable participants to have a greater impact on their organizations and the nonprofit sector as a whole.  

safeTALK
safeTALK is a half-day alertness training that prepares participants to become a suicide-alert helper. This training will help you recognize invitations for help, engage individuals appropriately, and take action by connecting them with life-saving intervention resources.