Programs for Physicians and Healthcare Professionals

The Saegis Safety Institute offers in-depth, evidence-based safety programs for physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals. Designed specifically for the challenges you are facing today, our programs equip you with the tools you need to improve your skills, adapt behaviours, reduce risk and, most importantly, improve safety for your patients.

Effective Team Interactions 

An accredited one-day workshop to enable more effective interactions within inter-professional teams, for the sake of safer healthcare.

Successful Patient Interactions

A one-day workshop to assist physicians and other healthcare providers achieve more successful interactions with their patients, for a safer healthcare experience. It was developed in partnership with the CMPA and leverages the CMPA’s breadth of knowledge and understanding of physicians’ needs and healthcare safety issues. 

Clinical Communication Program 

An intensive and comprehensive three-day course designed specifically for physicians who want to reduce the risk of complaints and improve safety in their practices.

Safer Opioid Prescribing Skills 

An innovative and effective learning program developed by the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine’s department of Continuing Professional Development, to help physicians, healthcare professionals and nurses reduce risk when prescribing opioids. 

Just Culture Certification Course

In this professional development program,  leaders will learn how to reinforce behaviour that supports and protects the organization’s values, and to improve systems, reduce negative outcomes and improve team morale. The course provides participants with access to online resources and tools that allow for ongoing and cost-effective implementation of the program’s foundational elements.

  • Just Culture in Healthcare Certification Course - Program details
  • View a brief video about the concept of Just Culture
  • Book a customized, on-site Just Culture program that specifically meets your organization’s needs;  email us at or call us at 1-833-435-9979.
MCC 360-Saegis Feedback and Coaching Program

This program is in development through a partnership with the Medical Council of Canada (MCC). 

This program brings together the MCC 360, a multi-source feedback assessment tool, with coaching by experienced and objective facilitators. By working directly with participants, coaches help them effectively interpret the MCC 360 feedback and determine an action plan to positively move forward. Click here to learn more about the program.

We are currently seeking 15 physicians to participate in the program pilot this fall. Call 1-833-521-6024 (toll-free) or email if you are interested.

For dates, locations and registration for all open enrollment sessions go to the ALL PROGRAMS page.

other programs - for teams, hospitals and institutions

Saegis also offers programs for healthcare teams and leaders that are specialized and offered on-site at hospital and healthcare institutions. The programs are designed to improve teamwork, organizational culture and systems - click on the program name to learn more:

Several more programs are in development. Check back soon for new course offerings.

For GENERAL questions or inquiries

If you have a question or inquiry about Saegis, please do not hesitate to contact us.

 We will respond to you within 2 business days.