Upcoming Trainings

Positive Leadership Development Institute

Core Leadership Training Fall 2021. Apply until Novemberer 8, 2021: pldi.ca. Learn  more about the Positive Leadership Development Institute


Workforce Development and Skills Training Events 

Register now for January 2022 start: PAN is partnering with CATIE and BC Hepatitis Network to deliver a training course for you and your colleagues on HIV and Hepatitis C Testing. This course is being delivered to frontline workers across BC.  Learn more


Alcohol: Community Trends and Impact

This event was recorded and sessions are now available for viewing on demand, along with a selection of resources focused on harm reduction, peers, frontline service providers, and research.


Educators’ Forum: Promoting Effective STBBI, HIV, Hepatitis C and Harm Reduction Education with Indigenous People of BC

PAN presents the Educators’ Forum in partnership with the First Nations Health Authority (FNHA). This professional development opportunity gives participants skills and cultural competence in a variety of topics. CATIE, Vancouver Coastal Health, and YouthCO/ Yúusnewas are also partners on the Educators Forum.

In 2021, COVID gathering restrictions means the Educators’ event was virtual. It ran March 23-25. Learn more and view program.

For resources from past forums, visit the Educators’ Forum resources page.


Regional Training

We provide focused training in partnership with regional health authorities and local community-based member organizations to develop regional-specific skills training.

Our in-person Regional Training events have been cancelled due to COVID-19 directives  for physical distancing. We have been providing virtual trainings and webinars. Explore training events. Explore webinars.

For general information about regional training events, please contact Stacy Leblanc, PAN’s Director of Program development, at [email protected] or 604.968.3160.


Read summaries of Regional Training events.



KnowledgeConnect Webinars

The KnowledgeConnect webinar series provides ongoing training and information to strengthen organizations and mentor community leaders all over BC. We also provide the PAN Presents series, which connects PAN member organizations with provincial Health Authority representatives, provincial and federal funding organizations, and representatives from governmental ministries. KnowledgeConnect webinars deliver education in the following categories:

Advocacy, Policy, Public Health

Health Determinants

Professional Development

Research and Evaluation

Schedule and archives can be viewed on the Webinars page.



We greatly appreciate the vision of our government funders and their ongoing commitment to supporting the work of PAN. In particular we gratefully acknowledge the Public Health Agency of Canada – HIV and Hepatitis C Community Action Fund. The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent the views of the Public Health Agency of Canada.