Refugee Sponsorship Training Program

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Past Webinars

  • Avant de présenter une demande de parrainage

    Date:Monday, January 10, 2022
    Time:14 h à 16 h (HNE)
    Where: En virtuel

    THIS WEBINAR WILL BE HELD IN FRENCH. For more information on our webinars in French, please check this page: https://www.rstp.ca/fr/formation/webinaires/

  • Ask-me-Anything about the Private Sponsorship of Refugees (PSR) Program

    Date:Thursday, December 9, 2021
    Time:6:30 pm to 8:00 pm EST
    Where: Virtual (Zoom)

    Do you have general questions about the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program that you would like our sponsorship trainers to answer? Need to know more about the eligibility requirements of sponsors and refugees? Still have lingering questions about financial and settlement support?

    Bring your questions to our interactive “Ask me Anything about the Private Sponsorship of Refugees Program” session on December 9th on Zoom!

    The RSTP website is a rich resource for private sponsors. Using your questions, we will demonstrate how to get the most out of our website, how to navigate it and where you’ll find answers.

    This webinar is designed for members of Sponsorship Agreement Holders, Constituent Groups, Co-Sponsors, Groups of Five and Community Sponsor.

    Registration link:

    https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEuduGhrz8pGtfuCTj_JEFoSAWMEXvE4PDu

     

  • G5/CS Post-Arrival Financial Calculations Workshop

    Date:Wednesday, December 8, 2021
    Time:7:30 pm to 9:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    The timeline between the submission of the PSR application and the arrival of the refugees, changes can happen and affect the financial calculations. There could be a new born baby, a new spouse etc. In these cases, how do you calculate the budget? How do you ensure that the newcomer refugees are receiving the recommended RAP Rates? This workshop will touch on those topics and will also touch on what sponsors need to keep track of when it comes to assurance activities.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcvce2gqzIjHdT0I1WNs445nmTDdIOhX1U2

  • Advanced: Preparing and Submitting a Group of Five Application  – Part 2

    Date:Tuesday, December 7, 2021
    Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
    Where: Virtual

    In this RSTP webinar, the topics covered would include: Overview on how to prepare an application; What supporting documents to include; Important details and tips on financila and settlement support; and Q & A.

    Registration Link: https://hmcconnections.com/group-of-5-registration/

  • G5/CS Sponsors’ Post-Arrival Responsibilities Workshop

    Date:Wednesday, December 1, 2021
    Time:7:30 pm to 9:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    Do you need any guidance on what to do after the arrival of newcomer refugees? Do you need assistance with learning how to manage expectations? This may be a great workshop for you. We will cover various topics under the PSR post-arrival responsibilities including learning how to practice ethical considerations and navigating COVID-19 requirements.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUqcu6gqTktEtQeiz0Ycm4o6snEheB2Jpht

  • G5/CS Post-Arrival Financial Calculations Workshop

    Date:Wednesday, November 24, 2021
    Time:7:30 pm to 9:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    The timeline between the submission of the PSR application and the arrival of the refugees, changes can happen and affect the financial calculations. There could be a new born baby, a new spouse etc. In these cases, how do you calculate the budget? How do you ensure that the newcomer refugees are receiving the recommended RAP Rates? This workshop will touch on those topics and will also touch on what sponsors need to keep track of when it comes to assurance activities.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZArc-mprjosHdEETHGHwawH9U0yCLBAXCW9

  • Introduction to the Group of Five Sponsorship – Part 1

    Date:Monday, November 22, 2021
    Time:5:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST
    Where: Virtual

    In this RSTP webinar, the topics covered would include: • Overview of the PSR program; • Who can sponsor
    • Who can be sponsored; • Financial obligation, proof of funds, supporting documents; • One Year Window; and
    • Q & A.

    Registration Link: https://hmcconnections.com/group-of-5-registration/

  • G5/CS Sponsors’ Post-Arrival Responsibilities Workshop

    Date:Wednesday, November 17, 2021
    Time:7:30 pm to 9:30 pm EST
    Where: Virtual

    Do you need any guidance on what to do after the arrival of newcomer refugees? Do you need assistance with learning how to manage expectations? This may be a great workshop for you. We will cover various topics under the PSR post-arrival responsibilities including learning how to practice ethical considerations and navigating COVID-19 requirements.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpdO-gpzIpGNZXfB-XhlTFkElusjbnd4ct

  • Responsibilities of CGs and Co-sponsors of SAHs

    Date:Saturday, October 30, 2021
    Time:2:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
    Where: Virtual

    This online session will provide an orientation on the responsibilities of CGs and co-sponsors when working with SAHs to sponsor refugees under the Private Sponsorship of Refugees (PSR) program.

    The following topics will be discussed and examined during the workshop:

    • The relationship between CGs, co-sponsors and SAHs;
    • The minimum amount of financial support that sponsors are expected to provide to refugees sponsored under the PSR program on arrival based on the Resettlement Assistance Program (RAP) rates and how to use the Minimum Financial Support Calculator;
    • Situations that may change the amount of financial support that sponsors are expected to provide once the refugees arrive in Canada;
    • An overview of sponsors’ settlement responsibilities under the program and how settlement agencies can assist sponsors with fulfilling their settlement responsibilities; and,
    • An overview of IRCC’s post-arrival assurance activities.

    Registration link: https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUkdO-gqT8pHNYolzCL4kyMl_iJNG1_M64w

     

  • Conclure une année de parrainage réussie

    Date:Tuesday, October 26, 2021
    Time:15 h à 17 h (HAE)
    Where: En virtuel

    THIS WEBINAR WILL BE HELD IN FRENCH. For more information on our webinars in French, please check this page: https://www.rstp.ca/fr/formation/webinaires/