Foundation of LGBTI Inclusion Workshop

Friday 17 September 2021, 9.30am - 2.30pm

The Foundations of LGBTI Inclusion training is a half-day (4-hour) workshop that gives participants an overview of the knowledge needed to create an inclusive workplace.

This course covers topics such as gender diversity, inclusive language and anti-discrimination laws. We look at key areas of focus for increasing awareness and cultural sensitivity, creating a safe and inclusive environment and where to access further resources and support.

On completion of this workshop participants will have:

  • A clear understanding of the definitions and concepts behind LGBTI communities
  • An awareness of one’s own assumptions, values and beliefs about LGBTI people
  • An understanding of how homophobia and transphobia impact upon the health and wellbeing of LGBTI people, and their access to services
  • Knowledge of anti-discrimination laws in SA (and recourse)
  • The skills to create and promote a safe and inclusive environment in the workplace for LGBTI people
  • An understanding of how to use inclusive and respectful language
  • An understanding of the intersections between LGBTI and other identities
  • Knowledge of where to find further resources and support services
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