Avoiding and Dealing with Sexual Orientation Discrimination

Producer: Learning Nexus

Duration: 45 minutes.
This product is an online product and is a single-user, 6-month licence.
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Overview

CPD Certified - contributes 1 point towards your CPD.

People of all sexual orientations should feel welcome, safe and respected in their workplace. This poses few difficulties inorganisations where people are treated fairly, and opportunities are based on merit.

But this isn’t always the case – discrimination against people because of their sexual orientation happens across the country, in organisations large and small.

This course is designed to help learners understand what discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation means, the different types of discrimination, and how they occur in the workplace.

Having completed this course the learner will be able to contribute towards a fairer and more diverse workplace for all.

This course is for all members of an organisation that need a base level understanding of the subject and its practical application.

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Topics

This course is designed to help learners understand:

- Sexual orientation discrimination – a definition
- When and where discrimination occurs
- Direct discrimination
- Indirect discrimination
- Discrimination by association
- Discrimination by perception
- Harassment
- Occupational requirement
- Positive action
- Positive action and positive discrimination
- Religious views and the law

Objectives

On completion of this course the learner will understand what discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation means, the different types of discrimination, and how they occur in the workplace.

Also on completion of this course the learner will be able to contribute towards a fairer and more diverse workplace for all.

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