Internal Workshops and PD Opportunities


The Centre for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL) delivers a wide variety of in-house professional development opportunities related to teaching and learning, learning technologies and curriculum.  These opportunities are available in workshop format as well as more informal drop-in sessions. Listings for these sessions and other related activities are displayed here on our “Events” page and registration for these events is handled through the Loyalist College “Corsizio” online event registration tool.

June 2020 Virtual Workshops and Q&A Sessions

During the month of June CATL is hosting virtual workshops every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Please note that there are workshops related to remote delivery preparation for fall, workshops to support faculty stepping into the July remote delivery as well as some Q&A sessions.

If you are interested in the Microsoft Teams related workshops, please remember to register prior to the session and also join the session through Teams HERE.

To view all available sessions please visit our Events calendar or register directly through Corsizio.

If you find you or your faculty team needs something not offered, we would really like to know. We appreciate your suggestions so that CATL can continue to help faculty and program teams. Your feedback is welcomed HERE or please feel free to contact us at

Universal Break for Faculty – Coffee, Cookies and Chat – POSTPONED

CATL is offering faculty facilitated discussions during universal breaks. This opportunity to chat is run by faculty for faculty. The trending topic sessions are identified topics of interest at the college and the open sessions are an opportunity for faculty to freely discuss areas of particular interest/concern. A calendar of the sessions with topic and dates will continue to be advertised on the Events page, giving faculty the opportunity to choose topics/sessions of interest. 

Faculty can drop in to any (or all) sessions, no registration required. This is a BYOC/L (bring your own coffee and/or lunch). Cookies will be provided. We will gather in room 2H10A from noon to 12:50pm. Please feel free to attend part of all of the discussion.

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us or email

We look forward to seeing you on Wednesdays.

Educational Technology Committee (ETC) Lunch and Learn Webinars

The ETC hosts a series of free virtual Lunch and Learn webinars. Visit the Events page for available dates and details on how to register. 

L.I.F.E. Conference

Starting in 2018, Loyalist College has held an annual L.I.F.E. Conference for all its staff. L.I.F.E. is an acronym for Learn, Inspire, Flourish and Engage which represents the aspirations for our Loyalist College culture. CATL in collaboration with departments across the college works to deliver this impactful event to all staff and enhance the Loyalist College culture.

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning (formally is an online educational platform that uses experts to deliver videos and relevant materials to develop business, technology-related, and creative skills.  This powerful tool can be used for both professional and personal development and is free for all Loyalist staff and students. In addition, LinkedIn learning can assist in the creation of learning pathways to curate and create a relevant and effective learning sequence for participants. Contact us at for more information.  Access is available through your “myLoyalist” portal.

myloyalist portal with the LinkedIn Learning Icon circled in red

LinkedIn Learning also provides webinars for Faculty and Staff. Visit the Events Calendar to view available webinars and how to register.