Empower yourself. Flex your skills. And step into leadership by taking one of our student trainings. Designed to build confidence and community, these courses will help you become a better citizen. And leave college feeling prepared for what comes next.

Be the Best Version of Yourself

Being a San Jac student means standing up for what’s right, feeling confident in your skills, and being an ally to your fellow students. Tap into your best self in our self-defense and Safe Zone training.
AWARE Self Defense Training Class

AWARE Self-Defense Training

Founded on research and focused on best practices, this self-defense course follows the “less is best” motto, ensuring that all materials are easy to use. Taught by certified AWARE instructors from the San Jacinto College Police Department, this course will help you:

  • Learn how to identify threatening behaviors.
  • Gain confidence in handling high-stress situations.
  • Practice skills for countering passive and active assaults.
Bringing in the Bystander Training Class

Bringing in the Bystander

Everyone has a role to play in ending violence against women and men. This program gives students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to:

  • Learn about patterns of violence.
  • Educate themselves on methods of preventing violence.
  • Discover ways to stop violence as a bystander.
Safe Zone Training Class

Safe Zone Training

Don’t just create a safe space for your LGBTQ+ friends. Be a safe space. The Safe Zone training will help you do just that. In this course, college community members will:

  • Learn about issues related to the LGBTQ+ community.
  • Develop skills to be a better ally.
  • Understand how gender and sexuality play a role on campus.

Learn to Lead

Interested in becoming a student organization leader? Join one of these training sessions to gain a better understanding of organization guidelines, leadership best practices, and campus regulations. 

Are you at the helm of your organization? Be sure to take this required training annually. It provides club leaders with all the information and guidelines they need to be successful in their roles.

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Student club advisors are guides, allies, and mentors. Learn everything you need to know about being the best advisor you can be in this annual mandatory training.
Take hold of your leadership responsibilities in this state-mandated, annual risk management training, which all student organizations—including leaders and advisors—must pass with at least an 80%. All organization members must pass this course before embarking on club-related trips.


Phone: 281- 998-6150
Email: information@sjcd.edu