Aboriginal Cultural Awareness

Level 1 (Introduction) - Conisists of the basic teachings and prototocol of Circle Teachings, Smudging Ceremony, Presentation of Ceremonial Cloth & Tobacco, and Eagle Feather/Talking Feather Teachings. Also includes History of Aboriginal Peoples in Red Deer, Pre-Eurpean Contact, Different Roles of family members, Residential Schools, etc. Employees are required to obtain certification within the first 6 months of employment and to recertify annually.