USA Lacrosse wants a more inclusive sport where any one can play and everyone feels welcome and respected.
Cultural Competency is a free, online educational tool designed to assist all members of the lacrosse community in having a better understanding about the impact of diversity and inclusion. Some of the topics discussed include: Bias, Microaggressions, Social Class, and Inclusive Leadership.
How Do I Access the Online Cultural Competency Course?
A free USA Lacrosse account is needed to access the Cultural Competency course. Follow these 3 easy steps:
- Create a free profile, and then login via the “My Account” option on the top navigation of the website.
- Once logged in to “My Account”, click on the E-LEARNING tab in the navigation menu.
- Type “Cultural Competency” in the Find a Course search browser and you will be directed into the course.
You’ll have full access to a host of interviews, best practices and additional resources.
Note: A new youth-oriented Cultural Competency course is now in development and will be available soon. Please check back again for this new resource from USA Lacrosse.