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Gender identity awareness ED06

Who is this course for?

Those who work in public facing roles in Adult Services. This half-day course is accredited for social worker's Continuous Professional Development and provides the participant with 2 CPD hours/points.

Aims

To raise awareness of issues around gender identity and enhance participants ability to respond confidently and sensitively in practice.

Objectives

At the end of the course participants will be able to:
• Identify the relevance of gender identity issues in assessment situations.
• Outline the legal protection set out in the 2010 Equalities Act and the Gender recognition Act 2004, and the implications for their practice.
• Describe how to respond confidently and sensitively to gender identity issues as they meet them in their practice.

Trainer

Dr Lewis Turner
Project Manager
LGBT Lancashire

Delivery Dates & Venue

Venue
The Exchange
County Hall
Conference Training Facility
Preston. PR1 8XJ

  • 18/05/18 09:30 to 12:30
  • 19/10/18 09:30 to 12:30
  • 25/01/19 09:30 to 12:30

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