The course examines the issues LGBT (Lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender) people and their coworkers may face in the working world. It introduces people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, as well as people who know or who have worked with LGBT people. These people tell their stories to demonstrate how the work environment can help someone flourish, or hinder someone from succeeding. The course is rounded out by explaining how to be an ally to the LGBT community, addressing frequently asked questions, and exploring the power of words. Utilize this course to help create a welcoming, safe, inclusive and nurturing environment.
This course addresses LGBT issues that people who identify with these definitions and their coworkers face in a professional environment, and how to create an inclusive, respectful and accepting workplace.
Speak up - Voices in the Workplace
Imagine What it is Like
Being an Ally
Frequently Asked Questions
Words Have Power
Creating a Welcoming Environment
Conflict: Harassment & Employee Rights
Organizational Values: Diversity
Teamwork: Interpersonal Skills