Campus-Wide Education, Training, and Upcoming Programs

 
Student Education and Training  
  
Step UP! is a comprehensive bystander intervention program that teaches you how to be an active bystander and  by showing you how to use effective helping methods like the Five decision-making steps, Strategies for effective helping including the 5 Ds , S.E.E.K. model: Safe, Early, Effective, Kind, Warning signs, action steps, and resources you can take advantage of. Remember Don’t be a passive Bystander anymore! 
Be Kind. Step Up! 
Questions, contact titleix@wit.edu 

 

 
  
 
One Love educates young people about unhealthy and healthy relationships, empowering them to identify and avoid abuse and to practice healthy love. 
Questions, contact titleix@wit.edu  
  
Employee Education and Training 
The University offers on-going education and training.  Please contact Beth Devonshire with questions, devonshireb@wit.edu.   
  
Community Education and Training 
 
EVERFI’s higher education curriculum supports students and administrators in fostering safe and healthy campuses. With courses that strive to reinforce healthy decisions and promote positive attitudes and behaviors, EVERFI solutions are designed to create impact and meet key compliance requirements. 
 
Student modules: 
  • Incoming students (including first year transfer students) take the Undergraduate Module. 
  • Second year students, including transfer students, take the ongoing training module 
Employee modules: 
  • Employees (faculty and staff) complete the Harassment/Discrimination/Title IX course 
Training for Title IX Personnel 
The Title IX Coordinator, investigators, decision-makers, and those involved in the informal resolution receive annual training on the following areas: 
  • Appropriate definitions; 
  • Scope of Wentworth’s educational programs and activities; 
  • How to conduct investigations; 
  • How to conduct a hearing; 
  • Conflicts of interest and bias; 
  • Technology used at hearings; 
  • Relevancy 
Training
August 10, 2020 - May 2020 Title IX Regulations presented by Grand River Solutions - Click here to access training slides