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The Canadian Diversity Initiative is proud to provide diversity and inclusion training online.

Our mission is to foster diversity and inclusion through education. We do this by making it easy and affordable for Canadian organizations to access DEI training for employees, volunteers, members, and stakeholders.

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Need DEI training for your organization?

We offer discounts of 20% or more to employers. Your employer account includes a free console where you can order and distribute training, check on the progress of learners, create reports, and more.

Want to take DEI training yourself?

You can buy DEI courses for yourself and others directly from our website. Start training right away. And download a Certificate of Completion as soon as you pass mandatory testing.

Looking for something specific?

Maybe you want to create a customized DEI training course. Or maybe you want to provide DEI training as a member benefit. Whatever you're looking for, we're here to help.

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Diversity and Inclusion Training Online

We offer online diversity and inclusion training for employees as well as options for volunteers. We've even got a course for young athletes! Our course catalogue includes:

  • Unconscious Bias Training  Also available in French
  • Respect and Inclusion in the Workplace  Also available in French
  • Diversity and Inclusion Training for Volunteers
  • LGBTQ2+ Diversity and Inclusion Training
  • Indigenous Culture Training Available only through Employer Accounts
  • The Respectful Athlete
  • How to Reduce Unconscious Bias in Your Hiring Process Coming Soon!

If you want training for yourself, or a few people, view our course catalogue. In less than a minute, you can complete your purchase and start learning.

If you're looking for DEI training for your organization, book a meeting with us. Employers get a discount of 20% or more, can access titles in French, and get a FREE employer console. The console makes it easy to order and distribute training, track progress, create reports, and more.

Note: Canadian Diversity Initiative courses are created, reviewed, and maintained by real people. These are not AI generated courses.

Valued By Organizations Such As

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Feel more empowered to make decisions

"Thank you, for helping us provide current and relevant training to our management staff. We all feel more empowered to make decisions and pass on these best practices to our employees."

Scott Barrett, District Manager
Body Energy Club

Makes training new staff easy

We had a wonderful experience using CDI training courses. They set us up with a customized platform that makes training new staff easy and their client support is great. We are committed to supporting respectful, inclusive workplaces.Having access to CDI courses 24/7 is very valuable.

Colleen Colman, Director, Human Resources
The Nationwide Group

Demonstrates our commitment

Having our own training campus makes it easy to provide new hires with diversity and inclusion training! Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-op values having a respectful, inclusive workplace culture. Providing CDI training to everyone is one of the ways we demonstrate that commitment!

Keely Carter, Assistant to Management
Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-op

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We're proud of the quality of our diversity and inclusion courses.


Before purchasing DEI training for your organization, you may want to try it out. It's important to make sure it matches your needs and expectations, and we're confident that you'll enjoy the training experience, so go ahead -  request a demo.

After you've completed a course, we can discuss options like employer accounts and discounts.