Gender and Sexuality: Diversity and Inclusion

Course Duration: ONE DAY
Improving inclusion and customising support. A person’s sexual orientation and gender identity can have a profound impact on their experiences and their service needs.

Drawing on a strong evidence base, along with the direct experiences of service users, this course is designed to assist service providers to understand diverse needs and improve service delivery for LGBTIQ+ communities.

The course provides contemporary education about the surprising diversity of human sexuality and gender identity, as a foundation for improving relationships, workplace environment and service provision. It includes a range of practical tools and ideas for making your workplace and services more inclusive, appealing and suitable to everyone. We will explore:

  • Key concepts: biological sex, gender identity, gender expression and sexuality
  • Inclusive language skills
  • Stigma and stereotypes
  • Understanding spectrums
  • Impacts on mental health and wellbeing
  • Legal issues and discrimination
  • Privacy and disclosure
  • Gender transition issues
  • Becoming visibly, proactively inclusive

This course includes

  • Engaging, up-to-date materials.
  • Take-home reference package and free online resources.
  • All day catering and beverages - with dietary needs catered for.
  • Post-course contacts for help and advice.
  • Certificate of attendance.

Individual bookings

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Group bookings

If you have a team/group of people that require training, feel free to book online on any upcoming public course. However, we can also provide dedicated courses just for you - at our premises or yours - from our catalogue or bespoke. Please contact us so that we can discuss your exact needs.

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