Programs & Services

Safe Zone: LGBTQ Ally Development Program

Safe Zone Sign

The Center for Inclusion and Social Change offers monthly LGBTQ-Inclusion Safe Zone Trainings throughout the academic year. This interactive 90-minute training provides information about campus climate for the LGBTQ and allied community; surveys CU-Boulder and Colorado resources, policies and protections; and addresses best practices for creating inclusive learning and work environments at the university. All are welcome, and requests can also be made for departmental or group-specific trainings.

To register for one of our scheduled monthly trainings, please sign up through Skillsoft in your employee portal. Search under "LGBTQ" to find it. If you are having trouble logging in to Skillsoft, you can call Organizational and Employee Development at 303-492-8103. 

Instructions for Faculty and Staff:  1. Log on to your campus portal  2. Click the Skillsoft tile 3. Select Library from the top of the screen 4. Select your campus folder 5. Select a topic from Categories  6. Select a course and click LAUNCH

Instructions for CU Students:   1. Log on to your student portal  2. Click Training, in the lower right navigation  3. Click Start Skillsoft  4. Select Library from the top of the screen 5. Select your student campus folder 6. Select a topic from Categories  7. Select a course and click LAUNCH


Upcoming Training Sessions

Wednesday, August 8, 1:30-3PM in the University Memorial Center, room 415-417.

Tuesday, Sept 11 – 12-1:30pm Center for Community S435

Thursday, Oct 11 – 12:30pm Center for Community S484

Tuesday, Nov 13 – 12:30pm Center for Community S484

Tuesday, Dec 11 – 12:00pm Center for Community S484

Stay tuned for additional workshops, scheduled once a month. You can also request a workshop for your group or department by emailing

Campus Training Programs

Please check the HR website for other trainings including: Compliance | Conflict | Diversity, Inclusion & Equity | Health & Wellness | Management Skills | Personal Development | Professional Skills