Health & Safety

Workplace Disability Awareness

Contributes20 minutes to your CPD

£4.99

(or included in your £36 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course provides an understanding of the basic legislation and requirements for raising awareness of disabilities in the workplace.

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.

Aims:

The aim of this course is to raise awareness of the rights for people with disabilities in the workplace.

Objectives:

Learners will be able to:

  • Define a ‘disability’
  • Understand the law regarding disabilities 
  • Identify key types of disability discrimination
  • Identify Health and Safety disability myths
  • Highlight employers’ responsibilities

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • How to implement equality to their working environment
  • Laws regarding disabilities
  • Key types of disability discrimination
  • Employer’s responsibilities