Overview

  • Addresses stereotypes, myths and misconceptions about disability
  • Introduces the Social Model and puts it in a practical context
  • Enables participants to identify current or potential organisational inequalities
  • Gives an overview of disability legislation
  • Explores positive and practical changes which remove or reduce barriers
  • Encourages questioning and is non-judgemental

Who should attend

All staff who have first hand dealings with internal and external users of our services. The aim is to help staff carry out their responsibilities to students, staff and customers with disabilities. Additionally, the course aims to increase knowledge and understanding of legislation, our policies and procedures and organisational responsibilities.

KEY INFORMATION

  • Half day training course
  • Facilitated by external trainers: Steph Cutler 
  • No charge for Imperial staff