Resources and Training
The Office of Equity and Compliance (OEC) is committed to reducing and eliminating harm within our campus community. As a way to meet this mission, OEC offers a variety of trainings to help educate our community on resources and to be active bystanders. Please find below a description of the trainings we offer and how to access trainings:
Trainings and Online Courses
OEC provides both online and in-person training options for departments, divisions, student groups, and other members of the UAA Community. All "in-person" trainings for the duration of Covid-19 restrictions will be conducted over Zoom videoconferencing.
Employee Title IX Training:
The online on-demand employee training is available through MyUA. All University of Alaska Anchorage employees must complete this training by September 30, 2020. If you have completed an in-person training then you have satisfied this requirement.
Student Title IX Training:
The online on-demand student training is available through Blackboard. All UAA students are required to complete UA Safe training online by October 31, 2020. If you have completed an in-person training then you have satisfied this requirement.
Degree seeking, living in campus housing, middle college students enrolled at the university, or on national/international exchange who have not completed the training since July 1, 2020 must complete the UA Safe training.
In-Person Title IX Trainings
OEC also offers in-person trainings upon request by a departments, divisions, managers, student groups, and other members of UAA's campus. To request a training, please allow for at least two-week notice and provide two to three times and dates within your request.
To request an in-person Title IX training, please contact Neil Best and provide the following information:
- The department or group you are requesting the training for.
- Approximately how many people will be participating in the training.
- Two to three times and days that will fit within the group's timeframe for the training.
- Any specific accommodations that the group requires for the training.
Other Training Opportunities*
The Office of Equity and Compliance is also willing to work with your department specifically in meeting your training needs in the following areas:
- Bystander Intervention Training
- Civil Rights and Nondiscrimination Training
- LGBTQ2I+ Awareness Training/Creating Inclusive Spaces
- SafeZone Training
- Cultural Awareness
*Some of these trainings may be developed and presented by OEC partners across campus.
Technical support: If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please review the Troubleshooting Guide, or contact the UAA Technical Support Center at (907)786-4646 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If there are continued issues, please contact the UAA Title IX office at email@example.com or call 907-786-0818.
The Title IX training course will cover sensitive issues. If you are uncomfortable at any point or want to speak to someone about this training, please contact:
- Office of Equity and Compliance at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 907-786-0818
- Employee Assistance program: Deer Oaks - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at 1-888-993-7650 or https://www.deeroakseap.com
Opt Out Form
If you have experienced trauma in the past related to sex or gender-based discrimination and you feel that impacts your ability to take the Title IX training, you can opt out by completing the Title IX Training Opt Out Form.