Disability Awareness

Disability Awareness Training

Overview

This Disability Awareness course provides information and advice to ensure that services, policies and procedures comply with current legislation and to open up services to a wider range of users. Learners will leave with a general awareness of how to make services accessible and how to interact positively with people with disabilities.

 Learning Outcomes

  • Understand your rights and responsibilities regarding current legislation.
  • Understand key words including disability, discrimination, inclusion, equality, diversity…..
  • Discuss stereotyping and unconscious bias
  • Identify barriers that people with disabilities face
  • Understand different approaches to disability and how this can affect the service you provide
  • Understand how you can make your organisation inclusive and accessible to all
  • Use appropriate language and communication skills when interacting with disabled people
  • Gain the confidence to interact with disabled people in all aspects of your organisation

 

Duration 3 hrs

Max number of learners 12

Cost – Please contact us to request a quote