The University of Newcastle, Australia

Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence

This course is a resource for all university staff and student leaders. The course was developed in collaboration with an international range of higher education experts and professional practitioners, and is a high-quality, interactive and comprehensive training on the first response to disclosures of sexual assault and harrassment. The course empowers staff and student leaders across a wide range of roles and departments to manage this sensitive and complex issue, providing them with the skills to respond appropriately, empathetically and confidently.

Staff can access this course through the UON Discover portal

Student leaders can access the course through your UONline account.  To do this you:

  1. Login to UONline
  2. Go to the 'Blackboard' tab
  3. Go to 'Previous Sites' tab (2nd tab along the top) and enter ‘Responding to Disclosures of Sexual Violence' into 'Search Other Sites'
  4. Below the Organisation ID, there is a grey drop-down arrow. Click on the arrow and select 'Enrol' followed by 'Submit'
  5. The course should now be available in your 'My Other Sites’.