Training

UW-Milwaukee Sexual Violence Prevention Online Mandatory Training

All faculty, staff and students at UWM are required to complete an online training course related to Title IX and sexual violence prevention.

NEW INCOMING undergraduate students: Most of you have received emails with a direct link to access the online training course. The deadline to complete the course is Aug. 31, 2017. (The emails are sent from campusclarity.com)

RETURNING undergraduate students and all graduate students: You will be receiving an email by Sept. 8 with a direct link to access the online training course.

If you have not received the link or are having problems accessing the course, email uwm-thinkaboutit@uwm.edu and a member of the Health Promotion and Wellness Team will respond.

Student employees are required to complete both the employee training at the start of their employment and the student training, as the content and focus is different. All students are required to complete the training regardless of if a student has completed a training previously.

All UWM employees are required to complete an online course entitled “Intersections: Preventing Harassment & Sexual Violence” (Title IX/Campus SaVE Act). This 90-minute course (available in two parts) is a UW System requirement and fulfills federal expectations concerning the institution’s Title IX obligations. In this two-part course, employees will learn:

  • How to recognize harassment and discrimination, including sexual harassment and misconduct;
  • What the law says about harassment and discrimination, including relevant legal definitions;
  •  Practical tips for maintaining a safe environment and reporting misconduct;
  •  Advice on using inclusive language and information on microaggressions.

All Employees are required to complete this training by June 30, 2017.

All new employees are required to complete this training within 30 days of their official start date.

All employee should have received an email with a direct link to the course, along with a personal username and password. Please notify you unit/division/college PREP immediately if you have not received this email. Your PREP will then ensure that you received the appropriate email so that you may complete the course. New employees will receive their course assignment via email as well. Please know that the emails are sent from lawroom.com.

If you are having difficulty locating the email that contains your personal link, username, and password, please view the PREP/UBR Directory and contact the HR PREP that is assigned to your particular school/division/college/or department and they will be able to assist you further. 

 

Department/Group Training Session Request

The Office of Equity/Diversity services is available to provide customized Title IX training for the following:

  • Divisions / Individual Units / Departments

To schedule a private training with your division, unit or department, please use the following link: Department/Group Training Request

The training sessions will focus on sexual harassment/assault awareness, UWM’s discriminatory policies, and procedures, as well as specific concerns that should be addressed.

 

 EDS Diversity Series Events

TO BE DETERMINED AT THIS TIME 

**Pre-Register Now in order to reserve your spot today or you can contact EDS at diverse@uwm.edu or 414-229-5923

Past Diversity Series Events

Neurobiology of Trauma

Sex and Gender Have Never Been Binaries

 

As a member of UWM'S faculty and staff, would you like to learn about how you can support military and veteran students on campus?  Kognito Veterans on Campus for Faculty and Staff is a 30-minute interactive online training program that highlights the unique needs and experiences of student veterans through three role-play scenarios led by student veteran avatars. The program provides participants with military culture information, best practices for referring student veterans to resources, and information about support services available to UWM student veterans.


The training can be accessed 24/7 at: http://www.kognito.com/uws


Create a login account, follow the on-screen instructions, choose your course (Faculty and Staff), and click "Launch."

For information, incentives for participation (gift card drawing), or scheduling a follow-up presentation from the UWM Military and Veterans Resource Center (MAVRC), please contact MAVRC Interim Assistant Director of Campus Engagement Sarah Terry by email at tarah@uwm.edu or by phone at 414-229-7211.