We provide high quality training seminars and information sessions to employers on a wide range of equality issues.
These events provide advice and guidance on employers’ duties under current equality laws and on introducing best practice. We recommend that employers carefully consider their needs and choose the seminars and sessions which are of most benefit to them.
Training sessions include:
• Introduction to understanding equality
• Equality training for line managers
• Recruiting fairly
• Bullying and harassment at work
• Pregnancy, maternity and flexible working
• Absence and performance management
• Promoting disability in the workplace
• Reasonable steps defence
• How to complete an Article 55 Review
• Monitoring form workshops
We are flexible in terms of themes covered and can tailor courses to suit employers’ business needs. Further details are available on our employer training page or email email@example.com - Tel: 02890 500560
On occasion, the Commission can provide in-house training for organisations. Where we agree to such a request, we will normally deliver one session to key staff within the organisation and assist them to disseminate the training internally. For in-house training requests email firstname.lastname@example.org
or Tel: 028 90 500560.
If you are organising an equality related event, our staff can share their expertise to highlight relevant issues in equality law that relate to your business priorities. For further information, contact Paul Oakes email@example.com
Tel: 028 90 500600.
We organize regional and sectoral networks to enable employers to work with the Equality Commission and other employers to address common issues, challenges and opportunities. The networks are as follows:
Regional Equality Networks
Sectoral Equality Networks
Antrim and Ballymena
Armagh and Newry
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths)
Members currently include Iceland Foods Plc, Tesco, Sainsburys, Primark, Henderson Group, Winemark, Marks & Spencer, Co-Op, Dunnes Stores, IKEA, House of Fraser, Homebase, Botanic Inns Ltd, Debenhams and Asda. Read more>
If you are an employer and would like to join an Employer Network please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: 02890 500560
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