Introduction to Official Languages (P311)


Type: Online
Duration: 03:00 hours
Status: Archived

French and English are the official languages of Canada and they have equal status, rights and privileges as to their use in Parliament and Government of Canada institutions. This course provides an overview of the Official Languages Act and its legislative framework. Participants will gain an understanding of their rights and responsibilities by reviewing the best practices used in the public service.

Topics include:

  • Official Languages Act and its legislative framework
  • rights and responsibilities of public servants
  • role and responsibilities of organizations and stakeholders
More about this course
  • Topics: Official languages
  • Community: Employees; Supervisors; Managers
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Canada School of Public Service

Upcoming offerings

There are no available offerings for this course at the moment.

All on-site classroom courses have been suspended until further notice. However, virtual classroom and online self-paced courses, including required training and language maintenance tools, remain available for registration through your GCcampus account.

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