Online Training
and Education

Check out what we have to offer! Whether you're an individual looking to expand your knowledge and allyship in relationship to historically disenfranchised human beings, or a mental health or social work professional seeking meaningful continuing education that goes beyond checking the boxes, we've got something for you!

When you complete registration for an online training or course, you will receive a PDF ticket which contains your access link and password. You will also receive an additional email with helpful information about your training or course. 

We are offering small group registration for select trainings. The price(s) designated for tickets in Group Registration events is price per ticket. Select up to 20 tickets. The number of tickets purchased must match the number of people in your group. If you have a group larger than 20 people that you would like to register for a training, please visit our Group Training page.

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Current Trainings and Courses

  • One-Hour Webinars
    Mon, Nov 01
    Online Event
    Nov 01, 2021, 5:00 PM – Dec 31, 2022, 5:00 PM
    Online Event
    These one-hour webinars include pre-recorded content and supplemental materials focusing on a range of topics designed to improve cultural humility and your therapeutic knowledgebase. A certificate of completion noting contact hours earned will be provided upon completion of the quiz and survey.
  • LGBTQ+ Allyship and You Training Community Access
    Wed, Dec 01
    Online Asynchronous Training
    Dec 01, 2021, 5:00 PM – Dec 31, 2022, 5:00 PM
    Online Asynchronous Training
    This 5-hour asynchronous training appropriate for individuals who are seeking to learn about the LGBTQ+ community, the history and continuance of anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination, unpack concepts such as gender bias, heteronormativity, homophobia and transphobia, and more, and improve their allyship.
  • LGBTQ+ Allyship and You Training CEU Access
    Wed, Dec 01
    Online Asynchronous Training
    Dec 01, 2021, 5:00 PM MST – Dec 31, 2022, 5:00 PM MST
    Online Asynchronous Training
    This 5-hour asynchronous training appropriate for individuals who are seeking to learn about the LGBTQ+ community, the history and continuance of anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination, unpack concepts such as gender bias, heteronormativity, homophobia and transphobia, and more, and improve their allyship.
  • LGBTQ+ Allyship and You Training Group Registration
    Wed, Dec 01
    Online Asynchronous Training
    Dec 01, 2021, 6:30 PM – Dec 31, 2022, 5:00 PM
    Online Asynchronous Training
    Group registration for LGBTQ+ Allyship and You. Purchase up to 20 registrations (tickets) for your group! For larger groups, please visit our Group Training page.
  • Anti-Racism Training Individual Registration
    Fri, Apr 01
    Online Asynchronous Training
    Apr 01, 5:00 PM CDT – Dec 31, 5:00 PM CST
    Online Asynchronous Training
    TRAINING OPENS APRIL 1ST! REGISTER NOW! This 6-hour asynchronous training appropriate for individuals who are seeking to learn about the history and function of racism, unpack concepts such as racial bias, identity, white privilege, improve their allyship and take action toward ending racism.
  • Anti-Racism Training Group Registration
    Fri, Apr 01
    Online Asynchronous Training
    Apr 01, 5:00 PM CDT – Dec 31, 5:00 PM CST
    Online Asynchronous Training
    OPENS APRIL 1ST! REGISTER YOUR GROUP NOW! This 6-hour asynchronous training is appropriate for individuals who are seeking to learn about the history and function of racism, unpack concepts such as racial bias, identity, white privilege, improve their allyship and take action toward ending racism.
  • Deaf Cultural Competence- May Live Webinar
    May 20, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Live Webinar
    This 2-hour live webinar is facilitated by Alma Pizarro-Gould, a Deaf facilitator, and will provide a crash course in terminology and important social context related to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community. **PLEASE NOTE THE TIMEZONE**
  • Cause Advocacy for Social Workers
    Tue, May 31
    Online Asynchronous Training
    May 31, 5:00 PM MDT
    Online Asynchronous Training
    Social workers are on the front lines when it comes to facing the impact of social injustice, however we often leave our higher education without a firm grasp on how to advocate on a systemic level. This 1.5 hour asynchronous training will help you find your footing!
  • Deaf Cultural Competence- June Live Webinar
    Jun 17, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM MDT
    Live Webinar
    This 2-hour live webinar is facilitated by Alma Pizarro-Gould, a Deaf facilitator, and will provide a crash course in terminology and important social context related to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community. **PLEASE NOTE THE TIMEZONE**

Important Information:

Payment and Refunds:
All online payments are processed securely with your choice of Square or PayPal. If you encounter any issues with payment, or are unable to access content or services that you have paid for, please contact us. 

If you need to request a refund for any reason, please contact driep.help@borderlandrainbow.org Subject: Refund. Please indicate in the email why you are requesting the refund. Refund requests must be sent within 72 hours of purchase. Any refund approved will be initiated within 48 hours of acknowledgement of your request. If you have already completed the training and request a refund, or if you request a refund after 72 hours from you purchase, we are not obligated to fulfill that request.

Accommodations:

All of our online asynchronous trainings and courses can have open captioning available. For additional accommodations, please contact driep.help@borderlandrainbow.org Subject: Accommodations.

Grievances:
The Borderland Rainbow Center and its education program the Diversity and Resiliency Institute of El Paso will comply with all legal and ethical responsibilities to be non-discriminatory in promotional activities, program content and in the treatment of program participants. The monitoring and assessment of compliance with these standards will be the responsibility of the Director of Continuing Education and the Social Work Consultant. When a grievance arises pertaining to continuing education programs or processes, the complainant is expected to notify the Director of Continuing Education by e-mail as soon as possible, Subject: Grievance, so that the nature of the concern may be addressed in a timely fashion. The Director of Continuing Education for the Diversity and Resiliency Institute of El Paso is Ashley Heidebrecht, LMSW and can be emailed at driep.director@borderlandrainbow.org.

If the Director of Continuing Education cannot immediately resolve the issue, the Director will bring the complaint to the Social Work Consultant or appropriate Advisory Group member within 1 week. All possible care will be taken to uphold the confidentiality of the complainant. The consultant will formulate a response to the complaint and recommend action if necessary, which will be conveyed directly to the complainant. A grievance concerning a specific course offering, content, or costs may be resolved by modifications to future offerings, and/or by providing a partial or full refund to the complainant, or an alternative opportunity. The participant who initiated the grievance is informed of the status of the complaint at all levels.

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