Equality and diversity – e-learning

E-learning in this category:

An Introduction to Dignity at Work

This course is for everyone and gives a brief outline of the Dignity at Work policy and how it works in practice.

Autism Spectrum Disorder – Basic Awareness

This course is suitable for all staff regardless of their job role and will help you to question whether your role brings you into contact with people with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and what your next step should be.

Delivering Accessible Communications

We need to ensure that everyone we communicate with is able to understand the information we are giving. People who’s first language is not English, who have a visual impairment or learning disability may find it more difficult to access our communication. This module explains how we can make our communication accessible to everyone.

Dementia Basic Awareness

This module provides a basic understanding of what dementia is, common behaviours and symptoms, and how you can provide help to service users with this condition.

Disability Awareness

This module is for all staff and explains what a disability is in line with the Equality Act 2010, the barriers faced by disabled people in society, reasonable adjustments for disabled employees.

Impact Assessments

This module is for anyone who is required to complete an Impact assessment as part of the creation or revision of policies, strategies, initiatives etc and explains the purpose of an Impact assessment, the reasons why they are so important, and gives a step by step guide on how to complete each section of the Impact Assessment form.

LGBT People and Public Services

LGBT people often face discrimination in society and when accessing public services. This module highlights the difficulties faced and how we can help LGBT people overcome these.

Public Sector Equality Duty

The Equality Act 2010 placed a duty on all public sector organisations to adhere to certain principles of equality. This duty extends to everything we do and in this module you can learn about the Public Sector Equality Duty and how the principles of this should be embedded into everything we do.

Religion and Belief Awareness

Provides some background information on customs and beliefs in relation to the main non-christian religions in North Lanarkshire. This module gives invaluable information on acceptable behaviour for those visiting the homes of Service Users from these faiths.