About this course

This course covers understanding the different types of discrimination and the nine protected characteristics, to sharing good practice that you can adopt and promote within your organisation.


Half day course outline

  • Understand what dscrimination in the workplace is

  • Learn about protected characteristics under the Equality Act

  • Understand the forms discrimination at work can take

  • How to reduce the risk of discrimination occurring in the workplace

Course content

  • Introduction and objectives

  • Examine what is meant by unlawful discrimination at work

  • Learn about protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010:

    • Race

    • Religion or belief

    • Sex

    • Disability

    • Age

    • Marital status

    • Gender Re-assignment

    • Pregnancy

    • Sexual orientation

  • Understand types of discrimination:

    • direct discrimination

    • indirect discrimination

    • harassment

    • associative discrimination

    • victimisation

  • Legal aspects

  • Policies, procedures and training

Pricing and availability

The course will commence at 9.30am to 1.00pm

Price: £95 + VAT

This price includes materials and refreshments.