Co-op Development

If you would like to participate in an intensive online and in-person co-op enterprise program, BCCA with Upper Columbia Co-op Council, offers Cooperate Now. This program brings participants into an ecosystem of training, resources and future supports — a learning environment within a cohort.
Additional Resources:
CoopZone –
Canadian Worker Co-op Federation –
Co-operatives First —
Co-ops 101 Workshops
Co-ops 101 workshops/webinars, through BCCA, are a perfect introduction to the structure and advantages of the co-operative model for new or potential members and staff. These 90-minute facilitated workshops cover the basics of everything from the history of the co-operative model to the various types of co-ops, to why co-operation matters in today’s context.