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The Standard Safe Zone is a four-hour training is designed to introduce concepts, terminology and resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. There is a short intermission about half way through.

Safe Zone trainees develop:

  • A deeper awareness of personal ideas, stereotypes, and assumptions related to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer and asexual (LGBTIQA) individuals
  • An increased comfort level in addressing concepts and language regarding LGBTIQA communities with the university community and with individuals
  • An increased awareness of services on campus that support LGBTIQ and allied individuals
  • A network of community and campus staff, faculty, and students to support people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions on campus

Standard Safe Zone is a prerequisite for the two-hour Safe Zone Continuing Education trainings:

  • Safe Zone: Transgender and Nonbinary
  • Safe Zone: Intersex
  Location: Frank Porter Graham Student Union: Room 2420
  Date: Friday, April 03, 2020
  Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  Sponsor: LGBTQ Center
  Price: Free
  For more information, contact the event administrator: Mariel Eaves mfeaves@email.unc.edu

This event has been canceled!

Due to unforseen curcumstances, event Safe Zone Training - Standard has been cancelled.

The LGBTQ Center is working on an online version of this training, but it will not be available by 4/3. However, please visit https://lgbtq.unc.edu/programs/education/safe-zone-training to sign up for one of our upcoming Safe Zone trainings. We have another training scheduled in April, as well as training scheduled for May and June.

If you have any questions regarding this event you can contact April Callis at ascallis@email.unc.edu.

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