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Office of Human Rights, Equity and Accessibility

Our office offers training in the areas of Human Rights, Equity and Accessibility. If you are interested in receiving the following workshops, please contact us. Upcoming offerings are listed below.

Current Training Offerings:

  • Positive Space Training
  • AODA Training
  • Valuing Diversity

 


Positive Space Training

All spaces at Trent should be safe for all people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity and expression.

The Positive Space program launched in the Winter of 2011. 

The one time, two hour training session provides participants with the information required to be a Positive Space Volunteer for Trent University. Participants receive their sticker to identify their office as a Positive Space.

Upcoming training sessions:

 

None currently scheduled. If you or your department/organization is interested in receiving positive space training, please contact Andrea Walsh.

 


Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Training

The Centre for Human Rights, Equity, and Accessibility coordinates and offers various training initiatives related to the AODA. Click here For more details.

If you or your department/organization is interested in receiving in-person accessibility training, please contact Andrea Walsh.

 


Valuing Diversity

The Centre for Human Rights, Equity, and Accessibility offers a workshop on valuing diversity. This workshop is offered in a variety of settings, including through the Student Support Certificate, the Staff Development program, and the Impact leadership program.