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Being LGBTIQ+ Inclusive – face to face training

14 May, 2021 @ 9:30 am 12:30 pm

Being LGBTIQ+ Inclusive – introductory training in creating safe and inclusive environments fo LGBTIQ+ people

Being LGBTIQ+ Inclusive is a 3 hour, in-person professional learning session. It is Working It Out’s introductory training package for organisations, employees and individuals. It will introduce participants to LGBTIQ+ inclusion through a range of interactive learning activities.

For participants 18 and over.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this session participants will be able to:

  • Describe issues of discrimination and harassment faced by members of the Tasmanian LGBTIQ+ communities and their consequences
  • Identify personal biases and misconceptions
  • Adhere to appropriate legislative requirements in relation to LGBTIQ+ inclusion
  • Use appropriate language and terminology in relation to LGBTIQ+ inclusion
  • Embed LGBTIQ+ inclusive practices into everyday behaviours and organisational practices

Content

  • Unpacking gender, sex and sexuality identifies – definitions and terminology
  • Pronouns and misgendering
  • State and Federal anti-discrimination laws relating to gender, sex and sexuality
  • Everyday experiences of stigma, discrimination and isolation and their impacts
  • Key strategies for being inclusive

*NOTE: some content delivered via pre and post learning materials and activities

About our facilitators

Working It Out trainers are qualified educators with expertise in adult learning. They create safe, interactive and reflective spaces for participants using their experience and expertise from being part of, and working extensively with, the LGBTIQ+ community.

Thanks to David Malone Design for the graphic.

$60 – $75 $60 – members and concession; $75 – full
4 Terry St
Glenorchy, Tasmania 7010 Australia
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(03) 6165 5493
https://libraries.tas.gov.au/locations/Pages/Glenorchy.aspx