Prerequisite: 2SLGBTQ Foundations course. It is also strongly recommended that prior to taking this course learners attend Trans 101 - Children and Youth AND/OR Trans 101 - Adults and Seniors.

Duration: 4 hours 

Content Level: Intermediate

Target audience: All health care and social service providers who work with trans and non-binary people. Students of these disciplines are welcome.

Fee: CAN $10

IMPORTANT: There is NO refund or exchange for cancellations. 

Summary: Introductory module for all health care and social service providers  on social, legal, and medical transitioning.

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the concepts of gender identity, gender expression, gender dysphoria and transition accurately
  • Explain social and legal transition for children, youth, adults, and seniors
  • Explain puberty suppression for trans and non-binary youth
  • Explain transition-related hormone therapy for trans and non-binary adults and seniors
  • Explain which transition-related surgeries are funded by the government of Ontario, Canada for trans and non-binary adults and seniors
  • Recognize that transition is a process and it is unique for every person
  • Practice according to WPATH’s Standards of Care

Please note that capacity is limited to 20 learners per session to ensure a good learning environment.

2023 sessions

TBD or upon request for groups of 15 or more learners