Maintaining an awareness of issues surrounding equality and diversity is essential to any organisation. This revealing course is split into four modules to thoroughly explore the issues involved and their relevance to us all, including protections laid out in the Equality Act 2010.
With this course you will learn inclusion in terms of equality and diversity and the universal benefits of promoting an inclusive workplace. The course discusses protected characteristics and explains the problems surrounding prejudice and discrimination.
This course is intended for anyone who would like to ...
Course Code: EDU 19/1007
Sexuality and the Workplace (AfC Staff)
‘The number of people identifying as lesbian, gay or bisexual (LGB) has hit a record high in the UK, new figures show.
Data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows the figure increased by 50,000 in 2017, with the proportion of the population up from 1.5 per cent in 2012 to 2 per cent in 2017.’ (Independent, 2019)
The workshop will raise awareness of the continued challenges that impact the LGBTQIA+ community. You will have the opportunity to reflect on your worldview about sexuality and gender. We will deconstruct the discourses in society, which influences thinking, ...