CIST & safeTALK - Pricing and On-Site Opportunities


CIST & safeTALK are presented on-site to groups and organizations on Vancouver Island including First Nations, financial institutions, university faculties, school district personnel, medical professionals, and frontline workers.

If you are interested in having us present CIST with safeTALK workshop at your location, please contact us at 250-753-2495, toll free at 1-877-753-2495, or via email at

Please note that we can customize this workshop as well to suit your agency's needs.

Pricing is $1500.00 per day, including materials, for a minimum of 10 and a maximum of 30 participants.


The fee for this workshop at the Vancouver Island Crisis Society's Training Centre is $245.00 and $169.00 for students (Student ID required).

Payment options – payment must be made in advance:

  1. VISA or MasterCard by calling 250-753-2495 or 1-877-753-2495
    (office is open Monday to Thursday, from 9 to 12 and 1 to 4)
  2. VISA or MasterCard in person at the administrative office located in Nanaimo
  3. Cash or cheque in person at the administrative office in Nanaimo
  4. Cheque via post at PO Box 1118, Nanaimo, BC V9S 1G9
    (not available within 10 days of workshop presentation date)
  5. PayPal Shopping Cart (you do not need to be a member to use PayPal)
  6. eTransfer payment to

Course Registration Policies apply to all payment methods.

  • The Vancouver Island Crisis Society is not a GST or PST registrant. Therefore, taxes are not applicable.
  • Please note that you will be considered officially registered when payment has been received.

When registering for a VICS Community Education workshop, you help to financially support our Crisis Chat and Crisis Text services.


CIST & safeTALK Info

CIST Description
safeTALK Description
Pricing and On-Site Opportunities
CIST & safeTALK Registration Form
Workshop Registration Policies
VICS PayPal Shop


Please donate to the Vancouver Island Crisis Society to support our CIST workshops. Thank you.