Workshops

The Office of the Ombudsperson is proactively sharing its expertise with public sector employees through our Fairness in Practice: Skills Development Workshop. All workshops will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and are offered to you at no cost. 

Richmond: September 5 & 6, 2019 (separate one-day sessions) 

Prince George: October 1, 2019

Victoria: October 8 & 9, 2019 (separate one-day sessions) 

If you are a public sector employee under our jurisdiction and would like to register, email consult@bcombudsperson.ca on or after Tuesday July 30, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Please provide your name, position, organization, email, phone number, and which session you would like to attend. You will be contacted to confirm your registration and be provided with additional details about the workshop. Registration is limited, so contact us early to reserve a spot. Please join our mailing list for upcoming notifications of future workshops. Email us to sign up for the mailing list.

In our fairness workshops, participants will explore the principles of administrative fairness and effective complaint resolution for public sector employees. Workshop topics will include:

  • The role of the B.C. Office of the Ombudsperson
  • What administrative fairness is, and why it matters in public service delivery
  • Making and communicating decisions fairly and effectively
  • Complaint resolution tips