Training

Equal Opportunity Office staff members are available to provide training upon request to any University department, or to any student, faculty or employee group.  Training topics include:

To request a training, please contact the EOO at ugaeoo@uga.edu or (706) 542-7912.

The Equal Opportunity Office offers trainings on many of the topics listed above on a quarterly basis through UGA's Training and Development Center.  "Introduction to the Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment (NDAH) Policy" and "LGBTQ Primer" both count as an elective toward UGA's Diversity and Inclusion Certificate. To review course offerings at the Training and Development Center and to register, please go to: http://hr.uga.edu/employees/training/

 
*The attached PDF file identifies sexual violence awareness and prevention programs that are available at UGA through the EOO and other offices on campus.

 

Upcoming Training Events

An interactive, introductory course on the Non-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment (NDAH) Policy that explains the practical applications of the Policy – what kind of conduct the Policy prohibits, the reporting responsibilities of University employees, and discusses case studies.  Topics covered include: who and where the NDAH Policy applies; definitions of discrimination and harassment, including sexual harassment; what to do if you have knowledge that discrimination or harassment is occurring; mandatory reporting obligations for persons in positions of authority; and EOO procedures for responding to and/or investigating complaints under the NDAH Policy. This course is recommended for all University employees and counts as an elective toward the Diversity and Inclusion Certificate.  Registration for this class is available starting July 5, 2017 at https://hr.uga.edu/employees/training/.

Presenter: Louis Castenell, Equal Opportunity Office

Event date:
09/07/2017 - 10:00am

This class discusses what it means to identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Queer (LGBTQ) and how to create a more inclusive culture within the UGA community for LGBTQ-identified students, faculty and staff. This course counts as an elective toward the Diversity and Inclusion Certificate. Registration available starting July 5, 2017 at https://hr.uga.edu/employees/training/.

Presenters: Meg Evans, LGBT Resource Center & Clare Norins, Equal Opportunity Office

Event date:
09/11/2017 - 9:00am