The Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at Western provides certification programs to support lifelong learning about EDID. These programs are designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and tools they need to create a more inclusive and equitable environment in their workplace, community, and beyond. Below are the current available certificate programs. 

Anti-Racism Foundations Certificate Program

The Anti-Racism Foundations Certificate Program offers the opportunity to learn about racism and its dimensions, the history of racism in Canada, and different elements perpetuating systemic barriers, such as biases, stereotypes, myths, microaggressions, and macroaggressions.

Anti-Oppression Certificate Program

The Anti-Oppression Certificate Program allows participants to reflect on systems of oppression towards Indigenous Peoples, Black, Asian, Muslim, and Jewish communities, as well as people with disabilities and 2SLGBTQIA+ and Trans communities.