Sexual Violence and Trauma Training Center of Excellence

Sexual Violence and Trauma Training Center of Excellence

MESA offers trainings and presentations on consent, healthy masculinity, bystander intervention and more at schools, businesses, and community organizations.

Training Menu

Safe Bars

Safe Bars is a bystander-education program that aims to create safer, more welcoming spaces for staff and guests at bars, restaurants, and clubs. Safe Bars teaches hospitality staff how to recognize and respond to unsafe situations involving sexual harassment and abuse.

Custom Workshops

MESA custom-designs workshops to train youth and adults in response, intervention, and prevention of sexual violence. MESA has a long history of working with middle and high school students, university students, parents, law enforcement, hospitality staff, sports teams, businesses, and the general public to provide training on this critical and complex issue.

MESA offers the following workshops which can be adapted for the needs and level of each individual group.


  • Sexual Assault 101


  • What is Consent?
  • Healthy Relationships
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Rape Culture
  • Healthy Masculinities

Response and Intervention:

  • Sexual Harassment
  • How to Help A Loved One
  • Trauma-informed Services
  • Help for the Helper (Secondary Trauma, Burnout, and Resilience)

Brave Bold and Beautiful

Join us for a night of music, art, food, prizes, and comedy by our host Vinnie Montez!
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All proceeds go to support our 24-hour hotline, prevention education, support groups and advocacy for survivors of sexual violence.

October 23rd, 2019 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm
at The Dairy Arts Center in Boulder
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