Workforce Development // Allyship Educational and Networking Session

Workforce Development // Allyship Educational and Networking Session

Date(s): March 7, 2022

Duration: 60 minutes

Format: Live Webinar/ Workshop

Time: 11:50am – 1:00pm

Member Price: FREE

March 6-12, 2022 is Women in Construction Week! The focus of Women in Construction (WIC) Week is to highlight women as a viable component of the construction industry.

Construction Association of Nova Scotia is proud to partner with the YWCA Halifax, Shift Change; to invite people working in construction on March 7th to participate in an Allyship learning and conversation. Join CANS and Shift Change to learn more about Allyship and be part of the change to #BreakTheBias and support inclusive work cultures.

What will we do?

  • Share a few pointers about how to be an ally   
  • Listen to a few stories about the difference allyship makes
  • Engage in a conversation about allyship
  • Encourage you to act and continue in or join this movement

We invite you to be part of a brave space where men and women are changing the culture through their everyday actions and commitment to include a more diverse mix of people in this field.

To learn more about #internationalwomensday visit:


  • Imagine a gender equal world.
  • A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination.
  • A world that is diverse, equitable, and inclusive.
  • A world where difference is valued and celebrated.
  • Together we can forge women's equality.

Collectively we can all#BreakTheBias.

Guest Speaker(s):
Allison Coffin Allison Coffin, MBA, P.Eng. Director, Sales at Heritage Gas Limited
Jeremy Tucker C. Tech., P.GSC, CM-Lean, Operations Superintendent at Lindsay Construction

Cancellation Policy

-Cancellations must be received no later than 10 business days prior to the course date to be eligible for a 75% refund of registration fees.
-No refunds will be issued after this date.
-If you register for the course and do not attend, you are liable for the full registration fee unless you cancel according to the terms stated above.
-If you are unable to attend after registering you may send a substitute up to and including the day of the course. Please provide a name and email address for name tag and records.
-CANS reserves the right to cancel any course and will, in such an event, provide a full refund of registrations fees. Every effort will be made to give registrants a reasonable notice of cancellation.
-No liability is assumed by the organization for changes in course dates, content, speakers, or venue.