Welcome to THTC

The Toronto Hostels Training Centre offers practical, financially accessible, evidence based training curriculum for those working in shelters, respites, drop-ins and with the homeless and vulnerable population.

The Training Centre provides over 120 workshops annually in a wide range of subject areas. Please view the complete Course Calendar for all workshop descriptions and instructor bios to learn more.

Charitable Registration Number: 86081 6396 RR0001


Payment Notification Issues

We are currently experiencing technical issues with payment notifications. If you have submitted payment for a course but have not yet received a registration confirmation, please reach out to  julian@thtcentre.com and laura@thtcentre.com. Please note the registrations are incomplete until you have received a registration confirmation.


Annual Membership Renewals: 

Kindly note that THTC memberships must be renewed on an annual basis and are required for individuals to take part in Crisis Prevention Institute training sessions (i.e. Nonviolent Crisis Intervention) and for agencies to be invoiced. Memberships can either be purchased for an individual or an agency. Agency membership rates are based on a sliding scale depending on staffing numbers. For more information on our membership, please contact Connor Murdoch at connor@thtcentre.com.

Agency Training: 

THTC’s calendar training sessions can accommodate up to 4 staff per organization/program. If you are looking to have a group of 15 or more staff trained, please see the link below for more information on Agency Training:


We will be happy to assist with your team’s training needs! 

Updated Invoicing Policies & Procedures: 

As of January 1, 2024, all organizations wishing to be invoiced must be a THTC member. Please note that all units of larger organizations must have their own membership. If you are an invoiced agency, only approved staff members can submit registrations on behalf of staff members. Questions about membership? Please contact Julian Munsayac at julian@thtcentre.com. Kindly also note that invoices are sent out to agencies the month after the course takes place.

THTC staff are available by phone and email Monday – Friday from 9:30am – 4:30pm. If you are planning on visiting the Centre, please contact julian@thtcentre.com (for calendar courses) or riaz@thtcentre.com (for e-learning, self-paced courses) to make an appointment to ensure we that don’t miss you.