Foreign Direct Investment: Fundamentals II

Product code: IA0234

Upcoming sessions

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27 November 2023


09:00 to 12:30 EST

01 December 2023


13:00 to 16:30 EST

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Delivery method

Delivery method


Virtual Classroom



1 day




Other Government Department Employee


This course is available to other government department employees on a cost-recovery basis.

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 Prerequisites (recommended)

  • Foreign Direct Investment: Fundamentals I - IA0233

This course provides participants with in-depth presentations, peer-to-peer learning and group discussions to enhance the understanding of the department's approach to Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), the process of attracting foreign companies to Canada, as well as the resources that are available to help Trade Commissioners and Investment Officers in their investment attraction efforts.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • describe Global Affairs Canada’s FDI attraction strategy and mandate
  • identify the programs and services available to support FDI initiatives at post
  • discuss terminology of target, lead and prospect
  • recognize the importance of accurate, quality reporting and the FDI key performance indicators

Legacy course code: 00017295

Additional upcoming sessions

Date and Time Session code Location Language Status
27 November 2023 09:00 to 12:30 EST IA0234-FR-2023-001 Virtual French Available More Info
01 December 2023 13:00 to 16:30 EST IA0234-EN-2023-001 Virtual English Available More Info
Date modified: 2022-07-11