25% of Employees
1 Hour of LGBT Aging Training (in-person, live-webinar, or on-demand)
SAGECare LGBT training courses are designed to be suitable for all levels of employees. 1 hour trainings can be delivered in-person, via live webinar, or through a digital training platform. 4 hour trainings for Executive/Administrative staff are facilitated in-person* by a SAGECare Certified Trainer.
These trainings provide an overview of the needs, concerns and unique history of LGBT older adults, as well as meaningful steps that staff can take to immediately improve the quality of support and services they provide. Staff are required to complete one hour of training annually:
Participants who have already completed an introductory training have the option to take advanced trainings in specialized topics such as:
These trainings provide an in-person* learning experience designed to help executives/administrators/leadership understand the cultures, needs, and concerns of LGBT older adults. Executives/Administrators are expected to complete four hours of training every three years. Trainings that satisfy this requirement include:
* If your organization has fewer than 10 employees this requirement can be fulfilled by Executive/Administrative staff completing four of the 1 hour trainings. For more information, please contact us.
SAGE is committed to making our materials accessible to all individuals and maintaining open dialogue through the accommodation process. Reasonable accommodations for accessibility can be made upon request, please email (firstname.lastname@example.org) with your request. We request at least two weeks’ notice to assure that the accommodation meets your needs.