Essentials of Cultural Competence
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This course is open to professionals interested in learning more about Cultural competence for the purposes of developing the competency of those who report to them or their own competency.
Cultural competence is even more essential now than ever. Further, it is widely understood that cultural competence is integral to effective leadership, resolving conflict, coaching employees, enhancing engagement, creating breakthrough experiences with new customer groups, and nurturing innovation. Cultural competence is more than an attitude; it is a skill set that requires investment and practice. This course provides essential learning at every step of the developmental process–awareness, knowledge, skills, and action–to help you continue to enhance your cultural competence. You will be equipped with the awareness and knowledge necessary for long-term growth. Immediately applicable skills and actions are provided, along with practice using them in a structured learning environment.
Research-based concepts are complemented by practical experiences and tools. By the end of this course, you should feel significantly more aware of your own cultural filters, the impact those filters have on your behaviors, and ways for increasing your effectiveness working across cultural difference. Furthermore, you will have a toolkit for your ongoing reference and to share with others in your workplace and personal relationships.