Staff & HR

HR: Understanding Equality & Discrimination

Contributes 1 hour to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes an in depth look at understanding equality and discrimination in the work place.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more you pass the course, and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and take the assessment again when you feel confident.


This aim of this course is to help learners understand the importance of equality, how discrimination can occur and the relevant legislations surrounding this topic.


Learners will be able to:

  • Define equality and diversity.
  • Recognise potential areas of discrimination.
  • Take action to avoid discrimination.
  • Understand how relevant policies can support the application of best practice.

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • What equality and diversity means.
  • Areas under the law where discrimination can take place.
  • Different types of discrimination that may occur.