U of T releases sexual violence education and prevention training module

January 22, 2018

The University of Toronto has released a sexual violence education and prevention training module for all students, staff, faculty, and members of Governing Council. The module trains U of T community members how to recognize sexual violence and harassment, understand how it affects community members, understand the difference between disclosing and reporting an incident, respond supportively to a disclosure of sexual violence, and refer someone to the tri-campus Sexual Violence Prevention & Support Centre. “This training provides education for the University community on the prevention of and response to sexual violence,” said U of T Vice-President and Provost Cheryl Regehr. “It is a continued part of the University’s action plan to address sexual violence on campus.” U of T