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Workplace Services in Calgary, Consulting in Calgary, Magnus Consulting in Calgary

Workplace Services in Calgary, Consulting in Calgary, Magnus Consulting in Calgary

Jen Magnus

Dr. Jen Magnus has obtained a Doctorate of Business Administration: Organizational Leadership from Northcentral University. She scored in the top 15% of her Doctoral class and was placed on the Golden Key International Honour Society

Dr. Magnus was previously employed as a police officer with the Calgary Police Service for 14 years. She worked as both a Constable and an Acting Sergeant in various areas of the police. Her experience included investigating criminal complaints, investigating internal workplace complaints, advocacy for civilian and police members, liaising with community members, mentoring junior officers, and researching, instructing, and training on special projects for the Calgary Police Service.

Dr. Magnus has conducted workplace investigations; advocacy for those facing workplace-related issues; held training sessions on trauma-informed interviewing for police officers and those wishing to become workplace investigators; trained groups on understanding harassment, bullying, and sexual harassment; trained on how to conduct workplace investigations; and completed research related to gender issues in policing.

Dr. Magnus is currently involved in various community volunteer roles. She sits as on the Board of Governors at Mount Royal University (MRU) and is part of the Human Resource and Academic Committee. Dr. Magnus is a member of the High River RCMP Police committee, where she acts as a liaison between Town Council, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and the citizens of High River.

Through her years of training, education, and various experiences Dr. Magnus will ensure all of your employment concerns are addressed.

Courses and Certifications

EDUCATION:

Doctorate of Business Administration: Organizational Leadership (Northcentral University)

Master of Criminal Justice (Boston University)
Applied Justice Studies Degree (Mount Royal University)

Criminology Diploma (Mount Royal College)

Certificate of Adult Education (Canadian College of Educators)

Certificate  – Sexual Violence in Higher Education

ALBERTA HUMAN RIGHTS TRAINING and CANADIAN POLICE COLLEGE:

Understanding Gender Identity and Gender Expression in the Workplace (Alberta Human Rights)
Preventing Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace (Alberta Human Rights)
Promoting Cultural Change and Enhancing Gender Diversity (Canadian Police College)
Gender Based Analysis (Government of Canada)

LEADERSHIP CERTIFICATES:

Coaching, Leadership, and Trainer Certificate (The John Maxwell Team)
Leadership Development Program (International Association of Chiefs of Police)
Trust in Leadership (Calgary Police Service)

WORKPLACE TRAINING and CERTIFICATION:

Conducting Workplace Assessments (Rubin Thomlinson Workplace Training)
Workplace Investigations (Rubin Tomlinson Workplace Training)
Introduction to Project Management (City of Calgary)

TRAUMA-INFORMED CERTIFICATION:

The Forensic Experiential Trauma Interview (FETI) Certificate (University of Alberta/Mount Royal University)
First Responder to Sexual Assault and Abuse Training (Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse – CCASA)

POLICE TRAINING:

Conflict Resolution and Workplace Mediation (Alberta Health Services- AB Provincial Court Judge Nancy Flatters)
Risk Management (Medicine Hat Police Service)
Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED) (Calgary Police Service)
Hart & Kropp Threat Assessment Course (Calgary Police Service)
ABC Effective Presentation (Calgary Police Service)
The Road to Mental Readiness for Supervisors (Calgary Police Service)
Crucial Conversations (Calgary Police Service)
Behavioral Descriptive Interviewing (Calgary Police Service)
Media Communications: Media Relations (Calgary Police Service)
Search and Seizure (Calgary Police Service)
Covert Training in Large Crowds (Calgary Police Service)
Undercover Techniques Course (Calgary Police Service)
Violence Risk & Threat Assessment (Edmonton Police Service)
Forensic Interviewing (Royal Canadian Mounted Police)

CONFERENCES:

Alberta Association of Police Governance (AAPG) Conference
Calgary Employment and Labour Law (DLA Piper) Conference
International Association of Women Police (IAWP) Conference (Winnipeg, Manitoba & Cardiff, Wales)
Post-Secondary Summit (Field Law)