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Diversity & Inclusion - Transgender Awareness Training

Event Description


Date: 9 March 2020

Time: 12.30 – 2.00

Venue: Lanyon Building / OG/054 


Date: 11 May 2020

Time: 12.30 – 2.00

Venue: Lanyon Building / Old Staff Common Room


The training session in May will take place during LGBT Awareness Week.

Aims/Aimed at



The session will be delivered by Transgender NI, an organisation focused on supporting the human rights of transgender people in Northern Ireland. The sessions will cover the following topics:

Language & terminology: getting it right

Cultural competency: names, pronouns and gender

The law & regulatory framework

Barriers to trans, non-binary and questioning young people's experience in University

Good practice for making education inclusive

Specific practical guidance and advice for making your workplace better

Looking to the future for trans issues





 A sandwich lunch will be available for attendees. Please contact Diversity and Inclusion if you have any dietary requirements.

Booking Information

Places are limited. Please register via iTrent by searching for Transgender Awareness.

Course Contact Details

Name: Diversity and Inclusion
Telephone: 1976
New Course: Yes
Course Type(s): Equality and Diversity
Staff Categories: All Staff
Keywords: LGBT, Diversity and Inclusion,