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Disability and Equality Awareness at RSP Safety Services Ltd

Course description

 

Who should attend ?
Anyone who has contact with customers, suppliers, employees or members of the public

Why you should attend ?
To increase your knowledge and awareness of disability

What you will learn ?
 

  •  What disability really means
  •  Relevant legislation: Equalities Act
  •  Understanding the challenges of disability
  •  How disability affects health and safety

Expected outcomes:
To give you confidence in communicating with people with different disabilities

Course content:
 

  •  Why do we need to discuss this issue?
  •  An exercise to allow delegates to experience disability
  •  Language, attitudes and misconceptions
  •  What is meant by `reasonable adjustments’
  •  Disability and health and safety
  •  What are `protected characteristics’?
  •  Case law; what happens when dialogue breaks down
  •  Do’s and Don’ts: etiquette

Assessment:
Observation of delegate participation

What’s included ?
Course materials, certificate

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact RSP Safety Services Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 27 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: Half a Day

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