Equality and Diversity (Level 2)

Leads to a Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity

vision2learn could help you to achieve a nationally-recognised Equality and Diversity qualification, studying online for FREE on a funded course.

Whatever your situation, undertaking equality and diversity training is a great way to understand more about the meaning and importance of equality and diversity, the impact of prejudice and discrimination, and employer and individual rights and responsibilities.

Course details

Each Unit has a credit value. You will need to achieve 18 credit values for a Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity. The three available Units and their individual credit values are summarised below.

Unit one

Equality and diversity in society

Credit value: 6 (Mandatory)

In this unit you will cover the following:

  • What is meant by ‘equality’ and ‘diversity’
  • The effects of stereotyping, labelling, prejudice and discrimination
  • Different characteristics that make people who they are.

Unit two

Equality and diversity in the community

Credit value: 6 (Mandatory)

In this unit you will cover the following:

  • The extent and value of diversity in a community
  • Potential inequality that occurs in communities
  • Support services and groups for equality and diversity.

Unit three

Equality and diversity in the workplace

Credit value: 6 (Mandatory)

In this unit you will cover the following:

  • The meaning of equality and diversity in the workplace
  • Monitoring equality and diversity in the workplace
  • Protecting people’s rights in the workplace.

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With Equality and Diversity you can:

  • Understand policies and legislation relating to equality and diversity
  • Develop personally and professionally
  • Learn about the impact of prejudice and discrimination and employer and individual rights and responsibilities.
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Am I eligible for a free place?

  • You must be aged 19+
  • You must have been an EU resident for at least 3 years
  • No qualifications necessary.

All places are subject to an eligibility check before they can start the course.

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