Pre-conference CISM course offered at the CSP Leadership Conference 2017

By Kathy Little, CSP Leadership Conference Coordinator (

There are a few spots left for the critical incident stress management course (CISM) Assisting Individuals in Crisis course on March 29 and 30, 2017. The course will be facilitated by CSP member Brian Bennett and will be held at Big White Ski Resort, Kelowna, British Columbia from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.

Brian is an International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, Inc.- approved instructor, CSP CISM team member, and the CSP national CISM coordinator

As part of the CSP Leadership 2017 conference, we are able to offer this course at a greatly reduced price to active members of the Canadian Ski Patrol from across Canada. The cost to public is $300 (before March 1) $375 after March 1, 2017. Brian is offering this course to CSP members at a reduced rate of $150. The fee includes a certificate from the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation, and peer support text, course material, and tax. Registration for CSP members can be found on the 2017 Leadership Conference online registration found on the members’ portion of our national website. You can also find information and register for the course here. The course will be taught in English.

If you know of someone from the public that is interested in taking this course you can find more information on the CSP Ontario Division website. Please use this link for access.