Education and Training Programs



The Centre for Human Rights, Equity & Diversity offers training to support our community in Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) capacity building. Education and training is a key mechanism used to ignite change and foster inclusion. The impact of training and education depends on employees understanding and committing to life-long learning, practicing mindfulness and taking responsibility for building an inclusive Humber.

We are pleased to announce the 2020-2021 training program offered by Centre staff.

To register for a training workshop please visit: hrs.humber.ca/register. "How To" register guide: Online Registration is Here.

For more information, please contact: Sacha Ally at Sacha.Ally@humber.ca.

Date/Time/Location Session Title Facilitators Participants
Wednesday June 10, 2020
3:30 pm – 4:30pm
Webinar
Talking about Racism in the Classroom Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Humber PR Social Media
Wednesday June 16, 2020
10:00am – 12:00pm
Webinar
How To Be An Ally To Black Community
in the Face of Anti-Black Racism
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
 Faculty
Thursday June 17, 2020
1:00pm – 3:00pm
Webinar
Addressing Racial Microaggressions in the Virtual Environment
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Students
Faculty
Administrative 
Support
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
A Spectrum Of Identities (Pride Edition): Exploring Power and Privilege
In Our Local Context
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Students
Faculty
Administrative 
Support
Thursday, June 25, 2020
9:00am-11:00am
Webinar
Strategies for Challenging Anti-Black Racism in the Virtual Environment Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty
Administrative
Support
Thursday, June 25, 2020
11:00am – 12:00pm
Webinar
Intro to Racial Microaggressions in the Virtual Environment Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Humber Communications Leads
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
10:00am – 12:00pm
Webinar
Challenging anti-Black Racism in Virtual Environment II Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty
Administrative 
Support
Thursday, July 9, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Spectrum of Identities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Students
Faculty
Administrative
Support
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Introduction to Gender Diversity Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Support Staff
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
1:30pm – 3:30pm
Webinar
Allyship In Action: How Managers Can Support Black Employees Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Registrar’s Office - Managers
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
9:30am – 11:30am
Webinar
Allyship In Action: How Managers Can Support Black Employees Adam Benn,
Sacha Ally
Registrar’s Office - Support Staff
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
2:00pm – 4:00pm
Webinar
Allyship In Action: How Managers Can Support Black Employees Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Registrar’s Office -Support Staff
Thursday, July 23, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Support Staff
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Addressing Racial Microaggressions in the Virtual Environment Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Support Staff
Thursday, August 20, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
The Faculty of Bachelor Of Journalism Program

Friday, September 11, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30 pm
Webinar

Introduction to Implicit Bias
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Journalism Faculty Working In The Diploma
And Post-Graduate Certificate Program
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Allyship In Action: How Managers Can Support Black Employees Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
ECE Faculty, Faculty of Health Sciences
and Wellness 
Monday, September 28, 2020
1:30pm – 3:30pm
Webinar
Spectrum of Identitities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Applied Research & Innovation
and Program Planning, Development and Renewal
Friday, October 2, 2020
10:00am – 11:30am
Webinar
Book Club: Race Talk Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Applied Sciences & Technology
Thursday, October 15, 2020
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Webinar
Spectrum of Identities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Teaching + Learning
Friday, October 16, 2020
11:40 am - 2:20 pm
BlackBoard Collaborate
Student Implicit Bias/Human Rights Training Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Foundations of Newsgathering (JOUR 1000):
Journalism Degree
Thursday, October 22, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Spectrum of Identities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Students
Faculty
Administrative
Support
Monday, October 26, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Spectrum of Identities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Students
Faculty
Administrative 
Support
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar 
Racial Microaggressions in the Virtual Environment Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Applied Sciences
and Technology (FAST)
Thursday, October 29, 2020
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Advisor Training 2020
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
First-Year Journalism Degree Students

Monday, November 9, 2020
Time TBC
Webinar

Unconscious Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Diploma and Post Graduate Journalism Students
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Webinar
Introduction to Gender Diversity Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty
Administrative
Support
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Webinar
Discrimination, Sexual Harassment/Sexual Assault and Consent,
and Accommodations (Disabilities)
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Funeral Service Education Programs
Thursday, November 26, 2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Libraries
Monday, November 30, 2020
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty
Administrative 
Support
Thursday, December 3, 2020
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Webinar
Addressing Microaggressions (Ableism): International Day for
Persons with Disabilities
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty
Administrative 
Support
Tuesday, December 8, 2020
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Gender Diversity Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Teaching + Learning
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Webinar
Spectrum of Identities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Applied Sciences and Technology (FAST)
Friday, December 11, 2020
10:00 am – 11:30 am 
Webinar
Introduction to Gender Diversity Adam Benn
Sacha Ally

Program Planning, Development and Renewal

and Libraries

Friday, December 11, 2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Webinar
Spectrum of Identities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
International Centre
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Libraries
Friday, December 18, 2020
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias  Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
International Centre
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Racial Microaggressions
in the Virtual Environment
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
International Centre
Thursday, January 7, 2021
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Webinar
Allyship in Action Part 2 Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
ECE
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
1:00pm – 2:30pm
Webinar
Spectrum of Identities Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Students
Faculty
Administrative 
Support
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Webinar
Sexual Harassment Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Media and Creative Arts
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Webinar
Addressing Racial Microaggressions
in the Virtual Environment
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Program Planning, Development and Renewal
Thursday, January 14, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Racial Macroaggressions Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Libraries
Thursday, January 14, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Webinar
Strategies for Challenging Anti-Black Racism
in the Virtual Environment
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Media and Creative Arts
Thursday, January 28, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Racial Macroaggressions Adam Benn 
Sacha Ally
Libraries
Monday, February 1, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Webinar

Strategies for Challenging Anti-Black Racism I

Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Humber and University of Guelph-Humber Staff
Tuesday, February 2, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Teaching + Learning
Thursday, February 4, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn 
Sacha Ally
Program Planning, Development and Renewal
(PPDR)
Thursday, February 11, 2021
10:00 am -12:00 pm
Webinar
Introduction to Implicit Bias Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Social and Community Services
Thursday, February 11, 2021
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Webinar
Employment Equity and its Implications
for HR Practitioners
Bharat Saini 
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Human Resources and
Organizational Effectiveness
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Webinar
Anti-Black Racism I – Introduction to the Virtual Environment
and Microaggressions
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Social and Community Services
Thursday, February 18, 2021
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Webinar
Employment Equity and its
Implications for HR Practitioners
Bharat Saini
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Human Resources and
Organizational Effectiveness
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Webinar
Strategies for Challenging Anti-Black Racism II Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Humber and University of Guelph-Humber Staff
Wednesday, February 25, 2021
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Webinar
Anti-Black Racism II – Microaggressions and Microinterventions Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Faculty of Social and Community Services
Thursday, March 4, 2021
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Webinar
Implicit Bias in the Workplace Bharat Saini
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Human Resources and
Organizational Effectiveness

Friday, March 5, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Webinar

Human Rights Professional Development  Adam Benn 
Sacha Ally
Accessible Learning Services
Thursday, March 17, 2021
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Webinar
Implicit Bias in the Workplace Bharat Saini
Adam Benn
Sacha Ally
Human Resources and
Organizational Effectiveness