TMI Academy

Take an interactive and introspective approach to learning about diversity, equity, and inclusion in bite-sized, easy to understand pieces.

Online DEI Learning

TMI Academy is an online learning service crafted by TMI Consulting, Inc.’s veteran DEI practitioners. We’ve taken our best-in-class trainings and made them available online for individuals and organizations alike. TMI Academy offers courses on topics like unconscious bias, the many dimensions of diversity, gender identity, allyship, and much more!

TMI Academy for Teams

TMI Academy is a great solution for organizations and teams to pursue self-paced DEI learning. All team members will have access to the selected number of courses through our LMS system. Courses are available for purchase individually or as a collection.

Group Rates

If you have a group of 25 or more, drop us a line to receive a quote for group rates or blended-learning courses. Groups under 25 can purchase TMI Academy self-paced courses directly from the academy site.

TMI Academy for Individuals

TMI Academy’s courses are perfect for anyone at the beginning of their DEI journey, or who is working on developing an understanding of language, terminology, and concepts at the core of DEI. Whether you are curious about terms, working on building a more inclusive workplace or classroom, or sharpening your communication skills, TMI Academy can help you get there.

Ready to find out more?

Check out our self-paced TMI Academy courses and start your journey today!

New in 2023! Anti-Harassment and Anti-Discrimination Courses

Anti-Harassment & Anti-Discrimination Through a DEI Lens

In this one-hour course you’ll learn about the basics of creating a safe and healthy workplace culture that encourages employees to treat each other with respect. Instructors Laura Bowser, CAPM, SHRM-SCP and Sara Tandy, Esq., SHRM-SCP define the basics of equal employment opportunity, protected personal characteristics, types of discrimination, harassment (including sexual harassment), and workplace bullying, and how to address harmful situations when they happen. The session closes with example scenarios that help students apply these concepts to real-world situations.

SHRM Certified: Anti-Harassment & Anti-Discrimination Through a DEI Lens for HR Professionals

This special SHRM-certified package aimed at HR professionals includes the entire contents of Anti-Harassment & Anti-Discrimination Through a DEI Lens and an additional deep dive for HR professionals. During the 30-minute HR Professionals Deep Dive, Sara Tandy, Esq., SHRM-SCP provides a deeper look into the legal aspects of discrimination and harassment claims.

This course carries 1.5 SHRM PDCs and includes a certificate of completion.

Foundations Courses

DEI Foundations Bundle

Not sure where to start? TMI's DEI Foundations bundle is a perfect primer for DEI Learning. This bundle includes all four 101 courses: DEI 101, Unconsious Bias 101, LGBTQIA+ 101, and Allyship 101. 

DEI 101

Build your foundation in diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and explore the intersecting layers of diversity that each of us has. The terms, tools, and frameworks covered in this module are an essential foundation for any aspiring culturally fluent ally.

Unconscious Bias 101

Understanding the science behind unconscious bias can help ensure that prejudiced or biased behavior doesn’t sabotage your efforts to be fair, inclusive, and respectful to others. This course will help you build awareness and practice understanding how to identify biased behavior.


Unpack what makes up the ever-expanding acronym, LGBTQIA+. Discover the difference between gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, sex, and pronouns. This module’s emphasis on definitions, and how different identities can manifest, will equip you with the resources and tools to be an inclusive ally.

Allyship 101

Allyship is a quintessential skill for modeling inclusive behavior and is for anyone seeking to take on a leadership role. This module builds on foundational DEI concepts and focuses on discussing methods for making an impact. Our goal is to help you feel empowered to make situations more equitable and safe for those around you.

Need Support?

To request support with any TMI Academy courses contact our support team.

Management Courses

Managing Remote Teams

Whether you're on a remote team for the first time, or working on your virtual people skills, this training is a great resource for improving your inclusive approach.

Inclusive Management 201

Build a better relationship with your team through inclusive management. This course will help leaders at every level address bias, learn best practices, and break down barriers to inclusion.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How long are your courses?

All TMI Academy courses are self-paced so you can start, stop, and pick right back up when you need to. We have worked hard to make sure you get the best most relevant content, so most of our courses are 1-2 hours total.

  • What browser types and devices are compatible with your LMS?

TMI Academy can be used on most smart phones, tablets and computers. We recommend Google Chrome, Firefox, or Safari browsers for best results. Courses include video, audio, interactive, and downloadable content.

  • Do you offer group pricing rates?

Yes! We offer group rates for teams and organizations of 25 or more. To request a quote, contact our sales team. Groups of 24 or smaller, you can purchase courses directly from the site.

  • Can anyone take your courses?

Yes, anyone can sign up for TMI Academy courses.

  • Accepted payment methods

TMI Academy accepts credit card payments online. Mastercard, Visa, Discover or American Express are all accepted. For help with a group payment contact our sales team.

  • I am new to diversity and inclusion which course is best for me?

DEI 101 is a great place to start if you're new to the DEI conversation. Or check out, the 101 DEI Foundations Course Bundle. This bundle will get you access to all our foundations courses for a discounted rate.