We offer a 10% discount for 2 and 20% discount for 3 people attending the same virtual course from the same setting. Discounts are applied automatically at the checkout.

Related courses...

Equality and Diversity


Duration: 1 hour


Modules: 4


Introduction to Equality and Diversity

Protected Characteristics and The Equality Act

Prejudice and Discrimination



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. It will help companies and employees understand and better support individuals from any ethnic group, of any age and with any disability, gender, sexual preference or any other protected characteristic.


In this course you will:


Explore the concepts of equality and diversity and their relevance to wider society

Recognise inequality and its impact

Identify challenges relating to equality and diversity faced by organisations

Know the benefits of a diverse workforce

Gain an overview of the Equality Act 2010 and the protection it provides

Explore the role of human rights in achieving equality

Learn to recognise and tackle discrimination

Explore ideas surrounding inclusion and their impact

Define what inclusion means in terms of equality and diversity

Know the advantages of an inclusive workplace

Recognise ways you can improve your own behaviour and practice to promote inclusion and challenge prejudice

This course can be included in an induction programme for new starters, it is also intended for all people who want to improve their knowledge and continue their professional development. The course is suitable for any workplace or training setting.



Course Certificate

This course has been independently accredited as conforming to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines. Upon successful completion of this course you will automatically be awarded a certificate detailing the course name, completion date, CPD hours and learning objectives.You can download the certificate from your leaner account.


All prices exclude UK VAT where applicable


Use this form to contact us to discuss your training needs