Training Institute Opportunities

Support for Service Providers in Manitoba

The Sexuality Education Resource Centre MB (SERC) Training Institute offers comprehensive virtual and in-person training opportunities to support service providers in Manitoba. Each draws on expertise, up-to-date research, evidence-based approaches and local resources to enhance knowledge, skills and awareness on sexuality issues. For the health and safety of our staff and participants, the 2020/2021 Training Institute sessions have moved to a virtual platform, and include Training Events and free Webinar Lunch & Learn Events.

To view our full 2020/2021 Training Institute calendar, see our downloadable PDF: SERC Training Institute Flyer

Training Events

Training events include Zoom webinar and interactive Zoom meeting sessions.

Having the Conversation: Sexuality in Our Work with People Labelled with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities IDs/DDs (Zoom Meeting)

Part 1: June 10, 2021, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Part 2: June 17, 2021, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Healthy sexuality is a key component of overall health and wellness for all people, including those labelled with an intellectual or development disability diagnosis. This introductory training will take a rights-based approach to understanding the complexities, challenges and issues with respect to sexuality, in organizations that support people living with developmental disabilities. This introduction aims to support growth in service providers looking to enhance their skills addressing and communicating about sexuality issues in their work.

$50.00 registration / $20.00 student

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If you are interested in a private, customized training for your organization, please fill out this Training Request Form.