SAFE SPACE I
Session: Safe Space Part I: General Education**
This session will provide education and increased awareness about LGBT issues. Safe Space training will discuss issues related to: homophobia, heterosexism, heterosexual privilege, transgender issues, general definitions, history and culture related to the LGBT community. Total course hours: 3.5
SAFE SPACE II
Session: Safe Space Part II: The Role of An Ally**
Course Prerequisite: Safe Space I
This session provides information on creating a physically and emotionally safe atmosphere for LGBT employees and students, and recommendations about how to handle homophobic violence and harassment. Discussion will include issues related to: identity, bias, risks, coming out, vision for an inclusive environment, strategies and limits of being an ally and resources for allies. Total course hours: 3.5
**Each workshop has been approved for 3.25 hours Faculty Professional Growth non-academic advancement.
Completion of the entire program entitles participants to a Safe Space plaque that signifies your workspace is a Safe Space.
To register: click here (If needed: instructions can be viewed by clicking here.)
Registration can only be completed from a Maricopa site.
If not at a Maricopa site, please call Beth Eberhardt at (480) 731-8281 or contact EOLT at email@example.com.
For questions regarding this workshop, please contact Jacque Starks at (480) 731-8974.