Upcoming Courses

People, Power and Change - a Ryerson University Course, Open to All

People, Power and Change - a Ryerson University Course, Open to All

Sep 16, 2020 at 6:00pm Dec 15, 2020 at 7:00pm
Online

We offer a number of different training options, in-person or online, from multi-day courses on the fundamentals of community organizing to single evening sessions on specialized skills like social media and public speaking.

Take a look at our course offerings below. Don't see what you're looking for? Drop us a line at changeleaders@ryerson.ca and we'll work with you to develop a custom program that meets your needs.

Customized Group Training

Customized Group Training

Don't see what you're looking for? Drop us a line and we'll work with you to develop a custom program.

Building Skills for Change

Building Skills for Change

Our flagship two-day training on the fundamentals of community organizing teaches how to build power and win change.

Advanced Skills for Change

Advanced Skills for Change

Take your community organizing skills to the next level with this advanced 2-day workshop.

Art & Social Change

Art & Social Change

Learn to use artistic expressions—including music, film, art, and performance—to tell your story and motivate others to action.

How to Lobby your Elected Representative

How to Lobby your Elected Representative

Olivia Chow teaches you how to effectively lobby your MP, MPP, or city councillor.

Social Media for Organizing and Activism

Social Media for Organizing and Activism

Learn how to put social media to work for your campaign.

Communication Skills for Social Change

Communication Skills for Social Change

Learn to communicate effectively, refine your messages, improve your presentation skills, and grow your profile.

Principles of Persuasion

Principles of Persuasion

Using proven principles of persuasion, learn how to make a presentation, pitch, or chat more effective.

Leadership, Communication and Decision-Making

Leadership, Communication and Decision-Making

Learn what you need to excel at leadership when there is no handbook.

The Institute for Change Leaders is brought to you by the Faculty of Community Services at Ryerson University
and the generous support of USW, UNIFOR, CUPE and Birchhill Equity.

  • Ryerson University
  • USW
  • Unifor
  • CUPE