Step UP! is a bystander intervention program that educates students to be proactive in helping others.
Step UP! training will prepare students to identify a situation as a problem and to intervene safely, thereby reducing the outcomes of problematic behaviors. The goals for students are:
Step UP! aims to positively affect SCC students, employees and the community by utilizing the S.E.E. Model: Safe Responding, Early Intervention and Effective Helping.
Step UP! teaches five decision making steps:
These skills will not only impact student decision making on campus, but will serve them in the future as they protect family, friends and fellow citizens. These skills are applicable in all environments.