£15.00 + VAT
This course provides training in how to understand and adhere to the Equality Act.
Equality Act 2010
Equal right and opportunities have become a fundamental cornerstone of employment legislation, beginning with th passing of the Equal Pay Act in 1970.
The Equality Act 2010 is an Act of Parliament of the United Kingdom with the primary purpose of consolidating, updating and supplementing the numerous prior Acts and Regulations, that formed the basis of anti-discrimination law in Great Britain. These consisted, primarily, the Equal Pay Act 1970, the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, the Race Relations Act 1976, the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 and three major statutory instruments protecting discrimination in employment on grounds of religion or belief, sexual orientation and age.
This course covers;
- Common topics associated with equality
- The purpose of the act
- Protected characteristics
- Types of discrimination
- Additional rulings