Teaching Respect Ed June session

To end gender-based violence and harassment, we need change across all parts of society. Respectful Relationships Education in schools is an important part of this change, helping to prevent violence and equip young people with the skills to recognise and engage in respectful relationships.

Teaching Respect Ed is a two-day training program that equips educators with the skills and practical knowledge to deliver respectful relationship programs in the classroom.

After completing Teaching Respect Ed, participants will:

  • understand the drivers of sexual and gender-based violence
  • understand best-practice standards for violence prevention, and how these apply tschools
  • be equipped to plan, develop and facilitate appropriate learning experiences for students on respectful relationships
  • be equipped to strengthen the enabling environment for respectful relationships 
  • know how to respond when they become aware of sexual and gender-based violence impacting on students or colleagues.

Accreditation: Teaching Respect Ed is TQI accredited and counts towards 10 hours of required professional development.

Event details

DATE + TIME: Wednesday 2 June and Thursday 3 June 2021, 9.30am to 4.30pm

LOCATION: Level 3, YWCA Canberra, 71 Northbourne Avenue 


CONTACT: Further enquiries, please contact respect@ywca-canberra.org.au

COST:  $500 per participant (Including GST) or $900 for two participants. We recommend that a minimum of two participants attend from each school, to enable Respectful Relationships Education to be better embedded in the school setting.

Cost includes: 

  • COVID-compliant face-to-face training
  • training delivered by two PhD-qualified facilitators
  • catering (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea, tea and coffee)
  • learning materials to take away (activities that teachers can run with students)
  • options for follow-up support and networking.

Registrations close Monday 31 May 2021. Places are limited so please register early.

If you have questions or would like further information, reach out to our friendly team at respect@ywca-canberra.org.au  

Please note: photographs will be taken at this event. If you do not wish to have your photo published, pleasecontact us at respect@ywca-canberra.org.au

By registering for this training, you agree to our Terms & Conditions which outline refund and participation policies.

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