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Workshops

Workshop

We partner with our community agencies to offer online and on-demand webinars on various topics that help newcomers make information decisions to achieve their settlement goals.

 It’s a wrap! The New Beginnings series is now done for this year. 

Upcoming Events

  • Canadian Citizenship Application 101
    Webinar
    Jul. 29, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Are you applying or thinking of applying for Canadian Citizenship and have questions regarding the process and eligibility? Join Ella Zabarsky, Immigration Consultant from Jewish Family Services (JFS) who will answer all your questions.
  • G1 Preparation Workship (English)
    Webinar
    Jul. 30, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    G1 Preparation Workshop offered by Somali Center for Family Services (SCFS). Do you need help preparing for your G1 Driver test? Join us online and get help to pass the test in order to obtain your G1 driving license.
  • Préparation à l'examen de citoyenneté Canadienne
    Webinar
    Aug. 03, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Avez-vous besoin d'aide pour vous préparer à l'examen de citoyenneté ? Joignez-vous à nous en ligne et obtenez de l'aide pour étudier le guide "Découvrir le Canada", avec un agent d'établissement de l'Organisation communautaire des services aux immigrants d'Ottawa (OCISO), qui pourra répondre à....
  • G1 Preparation Workship (Arabic)
    Webinar
    Aug. 05, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    G1 Preparation Workshop offered by Somali Center for Family Services (SCFS). Do you speak Arabic and need help preparing for your G1 Driver test? Join us online and get help to pass the test in order to obtain your G1 driving license.
  • New Beginnings: History of Indigenous Peoples, an introduction.
    Webinar
    Aug. 06, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Join us to learn about the history of Indigenous Peoples on this land. An introduction with guest Indigenous teachers from Bear Waters Gathering.
  • Canadian Citizenship Prep (English)
    Webinar
    Aug. 09, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Offered by Catholic Centre for Immigrants (CCI) Do you need help preparing for your citizenship test? Join us online and get help studying the Discover Canada Guide.
  • Service Canada: Overview of Programs & Services For Newcomers
    Webinar
    Aug. 10, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
    Webinar
    Are you a newcomer to Canada and want to know more about Service Canada programs and services for newcomers and how to enrol? Join us online for this informative session presented by Service Canada.
  • G1 Preparation Workship (English)
    Webinar
    Aug. 12, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Offered by Somali Center for Family Services (SCFS) Do you speak English and need help preparing for your G1 Driver test? Join us online and get help to pass the test.
  • New Beginnings: Your Schooling in Ottawa
    Webinar
    Aug. 13, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Learn about the Canadian school system grade k-12. This webinar is offered by Ottawa-Carleton District School Board (OCDSB).
  • Canadian Citizenship Prep for Farsi Speakers
    Webinar
    Aug. 16, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Offered by PAND Settlement Are you Farsi speaker? Do you need help preparing for your citizenship test? Join us in this workshop to help you study the Discover Canada Guide
  • Canadian Citizenship Application 101
    Webinar
    Aug. 17, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Are you applying or thinking of applying for Canadian Citizenship and have questions regarding the process and eligibility? Join Ella Zabarsky, Immigration Consultant from Jewish Family Services (JFS) who will answer all your questions.
  • Family and Group of Five Sponsorship
    Webinar
    Aug. 18, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Offered by Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO)
  • On Belonging: The Queer Immigrant Experience
    Webinar
    Aug. 19, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Offered by MAX Ottawa Join us for a very interesting presentation and an interactive discussion about our collective experiences of identifying as queer and as immigrants.
  • New Beginnings: Your Community in Ottawa
    Webinar
    Aug. 20, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    In this webinar, we will discuss weather, culture, social etiquette and more! This session is offered by Newcomer Information Centre-NIC and Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization-OCISO.
  • COVID-19: Effects on Immigration in Canada
    Webinar
    Aug. 23, 2:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Learn about the updated effects of Covid-19 on Immigration in Canada.
  • COVID-19: Son impact sur les services d'immigration
    Webinar
    Aug. 24, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Découvrez comment les programmes et services d'immigration ont été affectés par COVID-19.
  • Préparation à l'examen de citoyenneté Canadienne
    Webinar
    Aug. 26, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
    Webinar
    Avez-vous besoin d'aide pour vous préparer à l'examen de citoyenneté ? Joignez-vous à nous en ligne et obtenez de l'aide pour étudier le guide "Découvrir le Canada", avec un agent d'établissement du Conseil économique et social d'Ottawa-Carleton (CESOC), qui pourra répondre à vos questions.
  • New Beginnings: Your Housing in Ottawa
    Webinar
    Aug. 27, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Webinar
    Are you new to Canada? Come and join this free webinar on Housing in Ottawa to learn about: • your rights and responsibilities • searching for property rentals • credit check and references • basics of purchasing property & more..! This webinar is offered by Action Housing.