Leadership & Training Opportunities

The Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (OEDI) is committed to providing diversity enhancement opportunities for our faculty, staff, and students. This includes diversity opportunities through memberships, training, leadership opportunities, and partnerships. Listed below are some of these opportunities.

Leadership Opportunities

Bartow Chamber of Commerce – Leadership Bartow
Black, Brown & College Bound Summit (BBCB)
Brother 2 Brother (Student African American Brotherhood)
Emerging Leaders Professional Series (ELPS)
Exceptional Leaders with Innovative Talents & Excellence (ELITE) Educational Leadership Enhancement Program
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)
Lakeland Chamber of Commerce – Leadership Lakeland
Lakeland Economic Development Council – LEDC Summer Leadership Program
Lake Wales Chamber of Commerce – Leadership Lake Wales
National Council on Black American Affairs (NCBAA)
Northeast Polk Chamber of Commerce – Leadership Haines City
Polk Vision – Leadership Polk
Society Human Resource Management (SHRM)
Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce – Leadership Winter Haven

Training Opportunities

  • Diversity Training
  • Harassment Training
  • Screening Committee Chair Training
  • Screening Committee Training
  • Sexual Harassment Training
  • Title IX for Higher Education
  • Understanding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

These training courses can be accessed by visiting the Human Resources page in PIE and clicking on the Online Employee Training Sites link.