About the course
This qualification aims to provide you with a greater understanding of equality and diversity to improve your social awareness. It is an effective and insightful way to strengthen their knowledge on best practice in the workplace. This course consists of the following topics â€“ personal and social identities, beliefs, values, stereotyping and labelling, prejudice and discrimination.
You must meet the following eligibility criteria in order to access this course:
Age: You must have been at least 19 years of age by 1 August (if you are aged 19-23 years you must already hold a full level 2 qualification i.e. 5 x GCSE's grade A*-C / 4-9)
Nationality: You must have lived within the EU for at least the last 3 years.
Level: You must undertake a maths and English skills checker to ensure the course is the right level for you.
Apprenticeships: Please contact us for the funding rules regarding apprentices
All students will be required to attend an initial online induction session via zoom. At the start of the course you will be allocated a designated tutor who will support you through your qualification.
All leaners will be required to complete an electronic enrolment form and an initial screening for maths and English (online)
TQUK Level 2 qualification
What you'll learn (core modules)
Unit 1: Equality and diversity in society
In this unit you will learn what is meant by the terms 'equality' and 'diversity'. You will develop an understanding of what the effects of stereotyping, labelling, prejudice and discrimination are and start to understand the different characteristics that make people unique.
Unit 2: Equality and diversity in the community
This unit will cover the extent and value of diversity within a chosen community. You will develop an understanding of the potential inequalities which can occur within a community and the support services and groups which exist to ensure that equality and diversity is maintained.
Unit 3: Equality and diversity in the workplace
In this unit you will develop an understanding of the meaning of equality and diversity in the workplace. This will include how equality and diversity is monitored in the workplace and how the rights of individuals are protected.
How will I be assessed?
This qualification is assessed via an internally assessed portfolio of evidence which is submitted to your tutor using the online portal.
Where is the course delivered? (facilities/classrooms)
All learning is completed online at a time that suits you without the need to attend college. From March 2020 until further notice these inductions will be held on line via Zoom. Full details will be provided once you have you completed the enrolment process.
Where will this course take me?
How much will it cost?
The course is fully funded and there are no associated costs with completing this course*
However if you start and not complete this course there will be a charge of £125
*The course is fully funded subject to the individual being over 19 and having lived in an EEA country for the last 3 years
Days & times
Please contact us for dates and further information