Training – Squamish Excellence Series

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Squamish Excellence

The Squamish Excellence Series offers affordable training to help your business grow.

Investing in training won’t just improve your operations; it will demonstrate that you are a excellent employer and a leading organization, giving you the competitive edge when attracting and retaining staff. Sessions are customized for Squamish, our businesses and our values.

The Squamish Excellence Series is a partnership between the Squamish Chamber, Tourism Squamish and the District of Squamish. All partners, along with the Province of BC, have invested in the program in order to provide access to affordable, customized training as part of an initiative to address challenges with staff recruitment and retention.

Squamish Excellence 101

Squamish Excellence 101

Invest in your staff and create confident and productive teams. These courses are appropriate for all business sectors, B2C, B2B and internal relations. Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion and a Brennan Park Rec pass.

Interactive training with actionable, easy to recall techniques for you to become a more effective communicator.

Be a good H.O.S.T, understand your brand, improve your listening skills, read non-verbal cues and use powerful questions.

August 29 – 10am-12noon – $35

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Squamish Excellence 201

Squamish Excellence 201

This program is in development for launch in 2019. Empower your stars as they progress to manager, including coaching skills, performance management and leadership development.

Squamish Excellence 301

Squamish Excellence 301

You are a strong leader, a business owner or a futurepeneur. You know your business and your passion but need a little refresher/touch up in some specific areas. These workshops are for you.
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Governance Training

Squamish Excellence Benefits


Participants in the Squamish Excellence Series receive:

  • Affordable world class training
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Rec Pass for Brennan Park

The program is developed with Christine McLeod, Everyday Leaders.


More Training Programs

Speaker Series

Speaker Series

Expand your network while learning from your fellow Chamber members. From just $10, you don't get better value. Interested in presenting? Email 

Demystifying Online Video Marketing with Tech Web 

October 17, 10am-11.30am, $10

Event Calendar

Event Calendar

Access the full calendar of events, from Lunch & Learns and networking to Business Awards Gala and golf. Get involved in the Squamish business community.
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Eat, learn and network. Past presenters include Patricia Heintzman (Mayor of Squamish), Jordan Sturdy (MLA), Pamela Goldsmith-Jones (MP), along with panels on housing affordability, entrepreneurs and development.

Upcoming Lunches

Our popular networking events where you can meet new customers, partners and expand your reach.

Upcoming Apres

Michele Ellis Mortgage Studio and Paperclip Law, October 24

Spirit of Squamish

Spirt of Squamish

We are youthful. We are bold. We are deeply connected to this extraordinary landscape and the adventures it provides. We are innovative and entrepreneurial, and we stand tall as we lay down a strong foundation for an abundant future in Squamish.