Human Resources

Meetings that Work - Skills for Meeting Leaders

This two-day program is intended to help both experienced and novice meeting leaders get the most out of precious meeting time.

Topics include:

Who should take this course:

Western employees who regularly lead meetings as part of current role (e.g. chairing committees, leading project or work team meetings)

Course Format

The learning design for this two-day program includes both presentation and action-learning methods. Participants will have multiple meeting practice opportunities focused on application of new concepts and tools. Case studies and practice scenarios are set in Western’s environment.

2016-17 Schedule

SessionCourse DatesFollow-UpRegistration Status


Nov 29 & Dec 8, 2016
8:30am - 4:30pm

Feb 28, 2017
10:00am - 12:00pm


May 9 & 18, 2017

Aug 16, 2017
Opens Winter 2017
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Program Facilitators:

Nancy Stewart, Senior Facilitator, Learning & Development Services

Jane Parkinson, Senior Facilitator, Learning & Development Services


Matt Mills, Facilitator, Learning & Development Services

Andrew Fuller, Director, Learning & Development Services


Course costs are covered by Western Human Resources and are offered at no charge to participants.

Withdrawal Fee

Once you register, we begin preparing materials and resources for your participation. If you need to withdraw from a course, your department may incur a fee of up to $150 to help cover the costs of these resources.

For more information

Cara Carson, Human Resources Specialist,
t: 519-661-2111 ext. 85581