Equality and Diversity
Ask the question 'What is Equality and Diversity' and you will get a variety of answers. There is much confusion, it is often obscured by myths and most people are wary of dealing with Equality and Diversity issues for fear that they may do or say something wrong. This module is aimed at making things clearer.
The starting point for diversity is quite simple; we live in a society where everyone is different. The composition of different groups in society can be termed as being diverse. Think about how you feel, most people want to be treated fairly, with respect and dignity, and given an equal opportunity to make a success of their lives.
This module is aimed at helping learners to be better placed to play their part in promoting Equality and Diversity within their organisations.
On completion of this module learners will be able to:
- Explain what is meant by Equality and Diversity
- Understand how the law impacts on Equality and Diversity
- Explain what needs to be done
- Promote best practice within their organisations
Sections within the module include:
- Welcome and Learning Objectives
- Knowledge Awareness Quiz
- Introduction to Equality and Diversity
- Equality and Diversity Legislation
- Understanding Diversity
- You and Promoting Equality and Diversity
Everyone has an important part to play in helping to create an environment that embraces Equality and Diversity, and this module is aimed at helping anyone working or interacting with others to understand the role they should play in promoting Equality and Diversity.
CertificationOn completion of this module you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.
CPD AccreditationThe content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines
Entry RequirementsThere are no specific entry requirements for this module.
Cost and Discounts
£30 + VAT - This cost is for a single user.
Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact , or telephone Sales on 01943-605976.
How it Works
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This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material, and may also print the notes you took during the training.
You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.
The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.
The lesson consist of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.
Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course
This course is delivered fully online allowing you to learn at your own pace, however an average duration would be 2-3 hours.
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