Equal Employment Opportunity Presentations & Training

Overview

The Civil Rights Division of the Texas Workforce Commission offers a variety of comprehensive, interactive presentations and training programs to provide a practical understanding of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) law’s impact on employment decisions and how to comply.

We provide presentations or training on-site or by other modes such as webinar or phone, at a minimal cost. The length of training varies depending on which program you choose.

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Benefits of EEO Training

  • Can reduce complaints and associated costs
  • May improve the working environment
  • Improves management decision making

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Self Help Library

Access the Self-Help Library to learn about the various types of employment discrimination prohibited by the laws enforced by the Civil Rights Division.

Access the Self-Help Library by topic:

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Topics

We cover the following legal issues in our presentations and training programs:

  • EEO basics
  • Steps of the EEO complaint process
  • Employer defenses
  • Reasonable accommodation process
  • Compliance in hiring, evaluations, disciplinary action, terminations and layoffs
  • Sexual harassment

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Additional Information & Scheduling

For additional information or to schedule an EEO presentation or training, fill out the Civil Rights Division's training request form  PDF or MS Word or contact the TWC Civil Rights Division by phone, email, or mail:

  • Call: 512-463-2642
  • Email: CRDTraining@twc.state.tx.us
  • Mail:
    Texas Workforce Commission
    Civil Rights Division
    Attention: Training Department
    1215 Guadalupe St
    Austin, TX 78778

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