Awareness of Equality and Diversity

Course Content

Course Content

Awareness of Equality and Diversity.

This is designed for staff and volunteers for an awareness of Equality & Diversity
Covered in the course is an overview of Equality Act 2010
Different types of Discrimination outlined in the Equality Act
Compare terms Equality& Diversity
Look at different types of Legislation associated with E&D
To promote healthy discussion on the subject and look at case scenarios

Learners can progress to Awareness of Safeguarding/ Boundary setting.

Open only to Clients of Age UK.

To be eligible for funding for courses you must be over 19 years of age as at 31st August 2023 and not be an apprentice, further eligibility may be linked to where you live and we will check that at enrolment stage and may contact you for further information or refer you to alternative provision.

Please bring a carrier bag of foliage of your choice for the wreath. You can also bring dried oranges or other interesting decorations, an apron is optional.

You will take part in self-assessment activities.
Your teacher will give verbal feedback throughout the course

You will get feedback through the session.

You will have the opportunity to meet with one of our team who will be able to offer advice on the variety of learning opportunities. Other personal and professional development courses will be available to you including a range of accredited and well-being courses such as Art and crafts, Starting your owns business online, Level 1 Employability, Level 1 Customer Service, Awareness of Safeguarding, Cooking on a Budget Level 1 Award in preparing to work in schools, Level 2 Team Leading, Level 1 & Level 2 Maths or English. Your teacher will discuss these with you.

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Concessions may be available based on income and benefit status

Helping you financially

  • 92% of our learners receive full funding for their learning. Our mission is to support you on the right learning path (T&C apply).
  • We can offer financial support relating to childcare costs, travel costs, course fees, books etc. (T&C apply).
  • You can pay for your course in instalments (over £100). Please ask for details.
  • English, maths including GCSEs and computing courses (up to Level 1) are FREE subject to eligibility (adult learners aged 19+ at 31st August 2023).
  • Qualification courses at Level 2 or below are FREE if your individual employed/self employed income is below £20,319.
  • If you have not yet achieved a Level 3 qualification or equivalent, you could learn for FREE.
  • Don’t worry if you have already gained a Level 3 qualification, but want to change your career path and try something new – you can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan which you start to pay back when you earn over £27,295.
  • From April 2023, some Level 3 courses will be available for FREE to adults who are unemployed or earning below the National Living Wage annually (£20,319), even if you already have a Level 3 qualification or higher. This funding is part of the ‘Level 3 Free Courses for Jobs’ offer and you will find a full list of qualifications included in this offer here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/find-a-free-level-3-qualification/list-of-free-level-3-qualifications-available-to-eligible-adults

If you are unsure on what price you should pay, please contact us on 01609 536066 or email adultlearningservice@northyorks.gov.uk