In-Person Training

LGBTI Awareness In-Person Training

Regular price $75.00
LGBTI Awareness In-Person Training

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex (LGBTI) Awareness is a training for service workers looking to increase their basic knowledge around LGBTI people and communities. This 4-hour in-person training will introduce you to the LGBTI acronym and expand your understanding of sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and sex characteristics.

Session includes activities, open discussion and take home resources. A tea break with light refreshments is included.


  • What and who does 'LGBTI people & communities' mean?
  • What is the difference between sex characteristics, gender identity, gender expression and sexual orientation?
  • Understanding the lived experience of LGBTI people
  • Understanding the health impacts of social stigma and assumptions
  • Legislation
  • Acceptance versus inclusion

    Learning Outcomes: 

    After this training, learners should be able to:

    • Differentiate between gender and sexuality
    • Summarise unique health and wellbeing disparities faced by sexuality and gender diverse people
    • Outline the health impacts of social stigma and assumptions
    • Understand the lived experience of people with diverse sexuality and gender
    • Review important events from LGBTIQ history and the current legislation related to these priority populations

    Duration: 4 hours, including a 15-minutes catered tea break

    Audience: Anyone

    Public Training Schedule (2020)



    Training venue

    Seats remaining

    Surry Hills - Sydney POSTPONED ACON, 414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills TBA
    Lismore POSTPONED ACON Northern Rivers, Suite 4P Conway Court, 17 Conway Street,
    Lismore  (next to Lismore Post Office and near Lismore Memorial Baths)
    Newcastle POSTPONED Lifeline Newcastle & Hunter, 12 Maitland Road, Islington, NSW 2296
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    Gosford POSTPONED Conference Room, Level 2, 4 Watt Street, GOSFORD
    Surry Hills - Sydney

    Thursday, 28 


    2020 (9:30 AM - 1:30 PM)

    ACON, 414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills Postponed
    Surry Hills - Sydney

    Thursday, 10 


    2020 (2:00 PM - 6:00 PM)

    ACON, 414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills Postponed
    Surry Hills - Sydney

    Thursday, 12 


     2020 (2:00 PM - 6:00 PM)

    ACON, 414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills Postponed


    Public sessions:

    • Concession discount available, please click here for more information.
    • Once payment is complete, you will get an email from notifications@acon.bridgeapp.com saying you have been enrolled into a new program. Click “Go To Program” to enrol for a course date. If you have not received this email, it may have been redirected to your junk/spam inbox.

    Private sessions

    • For up to 25 people 
    • Cost does not include travel outside of Sydney metro, catering, venue, or GST. 
    • Volume discount applies for purchasing more than 4 sessions. 

    Invoices can be arranged, please email PrideTraining@acon.org.au for more information.

    Please make sure to read the cancellation/refund policy.

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