Resources

join the trades

Are you interested in pursuing a career in tradework? Join our community of LGBTQ+, BIPOC, and nontraditional tradesworkers to connect with your peers, receive personalized support, and gain access to specialized mentorship opportunities. Apply for free access to RTP’s Membership Portal.

City of Seattle: Apprenticeship Guidebook

know your rights

Lavender Rights Project: Legal Services

Q Law Foundation: LGBTQ Legal Clinic

WA Labor Education and Research Center: Washington State Workers’ Rights Manual

WA Department of Labor & Industries: Workers’ Rights Forms & Publications

US Department of Labor: LGBT Policy for Workers

educate yourself

Reckoning Trade Project: A Reading List For Every Tradesqueer

Reckoning Trade Project: How To Be An Ally

US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission: Protections for LGBTQ+ Workers

publications & podcasts

RTP in South Seattle Emerald: LGBTQ Pride Must Extend To The Trades

Agriculture & Natural Resource Center for Excellence: LGBTQ+ and Gender Biases

presentations

“Creating Inclusivity & Best Practices for Transgender and Gender Diverse Employees.” ANEW’s Diversity & Inclusion Summit. June 3, 2021.

“LGBTQ Worker Inclusion on Construction Jobsites.” AGC’s Culture of CARE Spring Forum. April 29, 2021.

“Safe Women in the Workplace.” Construction Center of Excellence’s EmPower Women’s Leadership Conference. March 9, 2020.

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