Disability Equality at Work (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood
Event Tutors
HR Workforce Development
Admin Contact
HR Workforce Development (HRWorkforceDevelopment@southglos.gov.uk)
Target Audience
All Internal Staff / External Care Providers / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course (daytime)
Course categories
Equality and Diversity
Equality and Diversity subcategories
Equality and Diversity
Event description
This one day course is for anyone who works with disabled service users and customers. The Equality Act 2010 states that service providers must make sure they meet the requirements of equality law.
Learning outcomes
To explore the impact of prejudice which leads to the discrimination of Disabled people in our society. To debate what underpins this. To discover the different approaches to Disability and understand the differences between the Medical and Social models To examine the legal definitions surrounding the rights of Disabled People and take a brief look at The Equality Act 2010 To examine the barriers which Disabled people may experience To identify and build on your good practice, turning this into an action plan which can be taken beyond the training day.
Start Date
Thursday 14 February 2019
End Date
Thursday 14 February 2019
Closing Date
Wednesday 13 February 2019
09:30 - 16:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event