Equality and Diversity

Course Overview

To ensure the learner gains an awareness of equality, diversity and care values, and how antidiscriminatory practice underpins individual care.

Objectives

  • Describe the legislation relating to “Equality & Diversity” and how these relate to their care setting  
  • Explain how “Equality & Diversity” are integral to individualised care
  • Be aware of prejudices which may affect individualised care  
  • Know what steps can be taken to reduce discriminatory practice