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Disability Awareness Training for Harborough District Businesses


When and Where

  • Date: 17 May 2022
  • Start & End Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Harborough

Address: Harborough Innovation Centre, Leicester Road, Market Harborough LE16 7WB

Event Details

Increase your knowledge around disability, advocate for inclusion and become a disability champion for your organisation.

Do you want to have a more accessible workplace? Maybe you need to widen your recruitment pool?

Join in the Disability Awareness Training and learn about the Equality Act, hidden disabilities, barriers and what you and your organisation can do to offer a more inclusive and accessible environment for all whether that be your employees, customers or other stakeholders.

Following our training you may wish to take it further and gain qualifications to become a Disability Confident Employer. The session will be informative, and interactive in a relaxed and open environment and we may even have a bit of fun along the way – we hope you will be able to join us.

The training consists of the following elements:

  • Disability Facts and Statistics
  • Definitions and related Law
  • Awareness and Improvements in the workforce
  • Carers in the workforce
  • Communication and Culture Change
  • Disabled Customers / Purple Pound
  • Resource page

Funded through Harborough District Council and delivered by Xtra Potential CIC.

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