Foreign Direct Investment II

Product code: IA0234

Upcoming sessions

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November 27, 2023


9:00 am to 12:30 pm (ET)

December 01, 2023


1:00 pm to 4:30 pm (ET)

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Delivery method

Delivery method


Virtual Classroom



1 day




Other Government Department Employee



 Prerequisites (recommended)

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

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

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Legacy course code: 00017295

Additional upcoming sessions

Date and Time Session code Location Language Available seats
November 27, 2023, 9:00 am to 12:30 pm (ET) IA0234-FR-2023-001 Virtual French 22 More Info
December 01, 2023, 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm (ET) IA0234-EN-2023-001 Virtual English 21 More Info
Date modified: 2022-07-11