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Communication and Relational Skills (May 17-18 2021)

Date:   May 17, 2021 - May 18, 2021
Time:   8:00 AM (MDT)
Location:   Virtual Classroom via Zoom Platform (AB)

In order to abide by social distancing measures due to COVID-19, we have moved all our in-class modules and workshops to virtually accessible platforms.

Instructor: Al Garlinski  I Kim Archibald

Member: $695 + tax      l     Non-member: $850 + tax

Workshop Goals and Objectives

Upon completion of this workshop candidates should be able to:

1. Understand the importance of effective and strategic communication as a supply chain manager.
2. Assess the communication strengths and weaknesses within their current working environment.
3. Understand the strengths and weaknesses of different media of communication both written (e.g.,
    e-mail) and verbal (including formal presentations, meetings, one-on-ones, etc.).
4. Develop skills to effectively create and use communication opportunities within and outside the
5. Receive and process constructive feedback on current communication skills and provide such
    feedback to others.
6. Develop supply chain relationship?building skills.

Learning Activities

Candidates will achieve learning in this workshop through the following activities:

Readings and other pre-work activities

  • Discussion question preparation
  • Interactive lectures
  • Facilitated discussions
  • In-class presentations
  • In-class exercises and activities
  • Final written submissions

Cancellation Policy: There will be an administrative fee of $100.00 plus GST if notice of cancellation is received 15 days prior to the workshop date. No refund is given if cancellation received within 15 days of the workshop. Substitutions of participants are permitted subject to reconciliation of member/non-member fee difference.

Please contact Alberta Institute for details regarding eligibility to transfer.

If you would like to withdraw from a workshop, please send an email to Lina Bulatao at  You are required to inform Alberta Institute of your intent as soon as possible.  Clearly state your intention to withdraw and provide authorization for us to proceed.


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