This Equality & Diversity training course aims to emphasise cultural awareness and the importance of being able to recognise, value and manage individual difference, enabling all employees to contribute and realise their full potential.

As a result of attending this awareness training course attendees will be better equipped to define cultural diversity and the ways in which it manifests itself in all aspects of life and to explain how being aware of equality and diversity issues benefits all. This course also recognises senarios where a change to approach to a particular person (or group of people) may be required to ensure a succesful outcome.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • Define the terms equality and diversity
  • The benefits and key concepts of diversity along with it’s principles
  • The current legislative framework around equalities legislation
  • Positive action and why it is an important recruitment tool
  • The responsibilities regarding equality & diversity
  • Differentiate between an individual’s rights and responsibilities in relation to equality and diversity
  • Values and beliefs that underpin human diversity
  • Prejudice and stereotyping resulting negative effects
  • The factors upon which discrimination can be based and differentiate between direct and indirect discrimination
  • Definitions and examples of harassment and victimisation
  • Illustration of ways in which discrimination can be minimised and identify situations where it is acceptable
  • Acts of law that serve to maintain equality and ensure the acceptability of human diversity
  • Human rights depicted in the 1998 Human Rights Act.

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Level: 2

Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ – 1 day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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The trainer is very knowledgeable and has experience in the subject matter, it made the course very interesting.