Sexual Assault Prevention & Alcohol Education Training
Sexual Assault Prevention + AlcoholEdu are interactive online training courses designed and distributed by EverFi. The goal of the training module is to help students make healthy decisions and promote a positive and safe culture on and off-campus. The training explores (college students for the challenges and responsibilities of college life) and addresses the interconnection between drug and alcohol abuse, decision making, and sexual violence. It encourages students to reflect critically on personal beliefs, social norms, and cultural pressures that enable high-risk behaviors.
Counseling and Wellness Center (CWC)
The Counseling and Wellness Center offers a variety of workshops that provide the opportunity for students to learn new skills to strengthen personal resilience, develop healthy self-care habits, and grow their mental health awareness. The CWC offers several workshops on healthy relationships that cover topics dating, intimacy, conflict and arguing, and breakups and healing.
Kognito is a free online training simulation course to learn effective techniques to help and refer. The UF Counseling and Wellness Center offers a free online resource, Kognito, to help you notice when students show signs of stress, learn how to talk about these signs, practice sharing your concerns, and learn how to motivate them to seek help.
GatorWell offers skill-based presentations regarding bystander intervention and other interpersonal violence topics. Request a GatorWell staff member to present on a health topic for a student organization, class, or other student events.
University Police Department (UPD) Classes
SAFE Program. The S.A.F.E. (Self-Defense Awareness and Familiarization Exchange) program is taught by a nationally certified instructor who is dedicated to help members of our community become more aware of and better familiar with basic self-defense concepts. The course is a 2-hour class geared toward adult and teenage women. The class starts with a short introduction video, then progresses into a 1 1/2 hour physical self-defense familiarization presentation.
RAD. Rape Aggression Defense, known as R.A.D., is a self-defense program designed specifically for women. The R.A.D. approach to personal safety begins with awareness, prevention, risk reduction, and risk avoidance, and progresses to hands-on physical defense techniques.