Professional Development

CPHR BC & Yukon’s learning and development is purposefully tailored for today’s HR practitioner.

Our high-quality learning events address both foundational knowledge and hot topic areas enabling you to directly impact your business.

9 HR Competencies

Here are the Professional Development opportunities CPHR BC & Yukon and their partners are currently offering.

For a complete list of CPHR BC & Yukon events, please refer to the online calendar.

CPHR BC & Yukon core programming

Focuses on skills and knowledge building addressing current trends and practices, custom delivered by leading experts in the industry.

2022 Symposium Schedule – What’s Coming Up

May 13, 2022

Vancouver Island Symposium – In Person Event

Location: The Union Club, Victoria, BC

June 23, 2022

Legal Symposium & Showcase – Virtual Event


July 22, 2022

Fraser Valley Symposium – In Person Event


Sept. 22-23, 2022

Northern Symposium + Social – In Person Event


Oct. 21, 2022

Yukon Legal Symposium – In Person Event


Nov. 4, 2022

Interior Symposium – In Person Event


Nov. 18, 2022

Inclusion Symposium & Showcase – Virtual Event

Professional Development Calendar – Scheduled Courses

Sep. 29

Webinar: Coaching Leadership Issues with the EQ-I 2.0

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections
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Sep. 29

Webinar: Bringing Reconciliation into your Business

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections

Oct. 4

Webinar: Strategic Talent Data & Insights in Practice

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Employee and Labour Relations
  • Total Health and Wellness
  • Total Rewards
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Oct. 5-13

Virtual: Payroll Administration in B.C.

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Rewards

Oct. 6

Workshop: Recruiting and Hiring People with Disabilities

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections
  • Workforce Planning and Mobility

Oct. 6-7

Virtual: Taxable Benefits & Allowances

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Rewards

Oct. 12-14

Virtual: Workplace Investigations Certificate Program

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections
  • Learning, Development and Succession Planning

Oct. 13-14

Virtual: Pensions and Retirement Plans: Payroll’s Responsibility

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Rewards

Oct. 14

In-Person: Make It Safe Conference (Day 1)

Location: New Westminster, BC

HR Competency:

  • Total Health and Wellness
  • Organizational Change and Development

Oct. 27-28

Virtual: Make It Safe Conference (Day 2 + 3)

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Health and Wellness
  • Organizational Change and Development

Oct. 27

Virtual: How to Work Respectfully & Effectively with Indigenous Peoples

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections
  • Organizational Change and Development

Nov. 2

Virtual: Indigenize Your Workforce!

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections
  • Workforce Planning and Mobility
  • Organizational Change and Development

Nov. 3-Jan. 26

In-person: The Dale Carnegie Course®

Location: Burnaby, BC

HR Competency:

  • Organizational Change and Development
  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections


Nov. 8

Webinar: Advancing Equity & Supporting Mothers at Work

Location: Online

HR Competency:

  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connections
  • Organizational Change and Development
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Professional Development Calendar – Self-Paced/Online

Ongoing

On-demand: Academy to Innovate HR

Location: Self-Paced/Online

HR Competency:

  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connection
  • Total Health and Wellness
  • Employee and Labour Relations
  • Total Rewards
  • Innovation
  • HR Technology and Analytics
  • Learning, Development and Succession Planning
  • Workforce Planning and Mobility
  • Organizational Change and Development

Ongoing

On-demand: Anti-Racism for Workplaces

Location: Self-Paced/Online

HR Competency:

  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connection
  • Total Health and Wellness
  • Employee and Labour Relations

Ongoing

On-demand: Autism and Neurodiversity in the Workplace

Location: Self-Paced/Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Health and Wellness
  • Inclusion, Diversity and Human Connection
  • Workforce Planning & Mobility

Ongoing

On-demand: Eliminating Workplace Sexual Harassment

Location: Self-Paced/Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Health and Wellness
  • Employee and Labour Relations


Ongoing

On-demand: Fundamentals in Group Benefits

Location: Self-Paced/Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Rewards


Ongoing

On-demand: Fundamentals in Retirement Plans

Location: Self-Paced/Online

HR Competency:

  • Total Rewards

Partner programming

Pre-Approved for CPD, intensive, multi-day or certification course programs that supplement CPHR BC & Yukon core programming, delivered by approved providers.

Designation exam preparation

CPHR National Knowledge Exam preparation options to suit your learning style, including in-person, online and study groups. Please view the calendar to see if there is an available study group or email info@cphrbc.ca.