Everyone has unconscious bias. It's a part of human nature. It is the tendency to perceive people or events in a certain way when we make 'snap' decisions or assessments. This can impact the way they work with others and the decisions they make, and even illegal discriminatory behaviour.
Equality laws in the UK have created nine protected characteristics: age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. Unconscious bias based on any of these areas, e.g. race or marital status, that's discrimination is illegal.
Our Unconscious Bias Course helps your employees to understand what unconscious bias is and the impact that it can have at work. It also explains the measures that your company has adopted to combat this potentially illegal behaviour.
We also have a similar course aimed at managers entitled Unconscious Bias for Managers.
This course will prepare your employees to:
This course is part of our Compliance Essentials Course Library.
Compliance Essentials is our best-selling library and there's a reason for that.
Essentials contains 30 in-depth courses and dozens of express micro-learning modules from AML, Bribery, GDPR and Equality to Health and Safety. It provides a complete and comprehensive off-the-shelf compliance solution for UK businesses that can be customised completely to fit your organisation.
|Duration||Approximately 20 minutes|
|Audience||Suitable for all staff - examples and interactivities designed for staff at all levels|
|Prerequisites||No previous knowledge or experience required|
|Design||SHARD-compliant, responsive display on all devices, accessibility on screen readers, visual design controlled via client style sheet|
|Test-out||Ability to offer optional test-out, whereby users can choose to skip the course content and complete the learning assignment simply by passing the assessment Deployment AICC and SCORM 1.2-compliant, suitable for both hosted and deployed SCORM or AICC|
|Deployment||AICC and SCORM 1.2-compliant, suitable for both hosted and deployed SCORM or AICC|
|Compatibility||All Windows, Mac OSX, iOS, Android (Flash-free for mobile compatibility)|
|Tailoring||Fully customisable on Skillcast Portal CMS|
|Translation||Pre-translated versions not available, but all text content can be exported for translation into all languages|
|Localisation||Based on UK legislation, but suitable for global audiences upon the removal of UK-specific references and translation as necessary|
Our off-the-shelf subscription options allow you to train your staff using this course and other essential compliance courses cost-effectively.
We can also customise courses to your business needs or create fully bespoke courses to your specification.View pricing