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Staff Training on LGBT+ Awareness- New Dates added

10/01/2018

 

New dates have been added for two further LGBT+ Awareness Training sessions which will be delivered by The Rainbow Project.

The sessions are open to all staff and will take place on:

  • Tuesday 13 March 2018, 12-2pm in the Senate Room;
  • Thursday 12 April 2018, 12-2pm in the Senate Room;
  • Thursday 11 October 2018, 12-2pm 0G/010, School of Law

 

The Rainbow Project provides workshops to help build awareness of gender and sexual orientation among professionals who work with lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender people.

In Northern Ireland, we don’t often have the opportunity to discuss and learn about LGBT issues in a safe and supportive environment and these workshops are built to support participants in increasing their understanding of LGBT issues and confidence in supporting LGBT people.

This workshop will cover:

  • What is sexual orientation?
  • What is gender?
  • Growing up LGBT in Northern Ireland
  • Prejudice and Discrimination
  • Health Inequalities
  • Progress made and outstanding issues
  • Removing barriers for LGBT people

As we expect there will be a high level of demand, places will be reserved.

Register for these via Eventbrite at the following links:

13 March session- https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lgbt-awareness-training-tickets-42045036837

12 April session- https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lgbt-awareness-training-tickets-43831633596?utm_term=eventurl_text 

11 October session-https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lgbt-awareness-training-tickets-43831975619?utm_term=eventname_text  

 

Lunch will be provided for all who attend.

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