Host Ongoing Training and Resources

VIU Homestay has a variety of ongoing training opportunities  for host families to help them gain skills and resources for hosting international students. Please review the training brochure for the 2018-2019 hosting season for more details. There are six different sessions that will be rotating over the next two years. We encourage you to register in as many as you would like. We also encourage your to subscribe to our Host Family Newsletter to stay up to date.

Case Studies: Supporting Students and Having Difficult Conversations

SafeTALK: Suicide Alertness for Everyone, Livingworks Canada

Homestay Proofing your Home

Intercultural Conflict Style Inventory

Encouraging English Language Development with your Homestay Students

The High School 101 –Dessert and Coffee Bar



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