Currently Safe Zone Trainings are provided in Chaffee, Lake, Fremont, and Custer Counties.

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Ark Valley LGBTQ Safe Zone Training

 Ark Valley LGBTQ Safe Zone's team is excited to offer Safe Zone training to your community. The 2 1/2 hour training is highly interactive and will enable you, your business, department, and/or organization to demonstrate inclusion and openness.


Training covers how to be an ally, basic terminology, and micro-agressions. It is designed to increase understanding and awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning issues. Participants gain a better understanding of homophobia, heterosexism, transphobia, and inequalities. 

Safe Zone training is essentially a guided conversation how to make organizations become safe places for those who identify as LGBTQ. It raises awareness of what it means to be a human being among other human beings in a world of incredible diversity.

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Safe Zone Training is perfect for teachers, waiters, doctors, kayakers, construction workers, nurses, astronauts, bakers... 

Ark Valley LGBTQ Safe Zone is free of charge. Trainings are offered in Chaffee, Fremont, Lake, Saguache, and Custer Counties of Colorado. 


Group Trainings

Our trainers will come to your organization at a date of your choosing. This choice is perfect for groups who want to train together as an organization and have the space to do so. Requirements:

  • Guarantee no less than 5 and no more than 12 participants 

  • Publicize the training among your people and keep track of registrants

  • Setup the meeting space, which should be private and free from interruptions

  • Complete the evaluation at the end of the training

Call Mike Orrill for more information (719) 221-5418