Training

Equality Training

ELREC is a charity committed to promoting equality and opportunity for all. We aim to support and empower people with protected characteristics and tackle discrimination and prejudice. Furthermore, we seek to engage with diverse minority communities to understand, empower and address energy efficiency, reduction of carbon emissions and climate change.

ELREC has a great deal of experience in providing training of the highest quality on a wide variety of equality and climate change issues to both the public, voluntary and private sectors. We provide a interactive approach to training which seeks to raise confidence and competence in dealing with equality issues – we always aim to meet participants at their own level of understanding and knowledge. To discuss any aspect of the training options or to access tailored training please contact us on 0131 556 0441 or via email on admin@elrec.org.uk

 

Equality and Diversity Training

Aim

Help participants understand equality legislation and how different forms of discrimination can be identified and challenged.

 

Course outline:

  • Equality Act 2010
    • Background
    • Terminology
    • Protected Characteristics
    • Prohibited Behaviour
    • Positive action and positive adjustments

 

  • Barriers and challenges facing immigrants when accessing a community centre
  • Social exclusion and minority stress
  • Hate Crime in Scotland
  • Third party reporting

 

At the end of the course participants will have:

 

  • Discussed equality terminology
  • Described the importance and benefits of The Equality Act to Community Centres
  • Recognised the 9 Protected Characteristics groups
  • Explained examples of 4 types of discrimination
  • Examined their responsibilities relating to The Equality Act

 

Equality and Diversity Training:

  • Length: 2 or 3 hours
  • Minimum 6, maximum 12 people
  • Evaluation at the end and ELREC Certificate provided
  • Materials provided
  • Fee £50 pp (individual) for training at ELREC for charity and public sector
  • Price for on-site delivery for charity and public sector
  • 2 hours: £250 plus travel expenses for up to 8 people
    • For additional places additional £30 per person
  • 3 hours: £350 plus travel expenses for up to 8 people
    • For additional places additional £35 per person
  • Price for on-site delivery for private sector
  • 2 hours: £400 plus travel expenses for up to 8 people
    • For additional places additional £45 per person
  • 3 hours: £500 plus travel expenses for up to 8 people
    • For additional places additional £50 per person
  • Members discount of 10% is applicable