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Inclusion | Diversity | Equity

Safe Zone Training Sessions - Offered by the Office of Inclusion Diversity and Equity (OIDE)

safe zone logoSafe Zone 90 minute Training (optional training) - Safe Zone LGTBQIA+ Ally training is offered through the Office Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (OIDE). This is a 90-minute session and is offered multiple times each semester. Department trainings can also be requested. This training is designed to promote a positive campus climate for individuals who identify as LGBTQIA+. Safe Zone training objectives are to provide an opportunity to think about and talk about gender, sexuality, and intersectionality in a safe space.

  • Gain understanding of LGBTQIA+ stereotypes and language
  • Learn about the coming out process
  • Learn about inequalities faced by the LGBTQIA+ community
  • Learn how to be an effective ally and learn ways to be more inclusive of people who identify as LGBTQIA+

Safe Zone Training is offered throughout the year. For more information about the training requirement, the training itself or how to register, please contact Dr. Lizette Rivera via email at lrivera@esf.edu or phone 315-565-3079.

Individual Employees: This is a 90 minute training. Since this is a college-sponsored event, employees whose supervisors approved them to attend may do so without charge to leave accruals. Supervisors are encouraged to approve requests from as many employees as possible who wish to attend.

Department Training: Please complete this form, if you would like to schedule a 90-minute training for your department. This is a college-sponsored event, employees whose supervisors approved them to attend may do so without charge to leave accruals. Contact: Dr. Lizette Rivera lrivera@esf.edu


Employee Safe Zone LGBTQIA+ Ally Training
(Optional Training)
  1. In-Person, Gateway 240: Tuesday, September 28th 3:00pm-4:30pm

  2. Virtual via Zoom: Monday, October 18th 11:00am-12:30pm

  3. In-Person, Gateway 240: Wednesday, October 27th 3:00-4:30pm

  4. Virtual via Zoom: Thursday, November 4th 3:00pm-4:30pm

  5. In-Person, Gateway 240: Monday, November 15th 11:00am-12:30pm

Register

Student Safe Zone LGBTQIA+
Ally Training
  1. In-Person, Gateway 240: Wednesday, October 13th
    2:00-3:30pm

  2. In-Person, Gateway 240: Monday, November 8th
    11:00am-12:30pm

  3. Virtual via Zoom: Tuesday, November 9th
    11:00am-12:30pm

Register