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Introduction To Understanding Equality In The Workplace


Cost: Free

Basic – for beginners in employment equality
This seminar is designed to give employers an awareness of the principal anti-discrimination laws and explores the concepts of direct and indirect discrimination. It also looks at the particular requirements of Northern Ireland's fair employment legislation.

Webinar overview:

  • The role and function of the Equality Commission
  • Introduction to anti-discrimination legislation in NI
  • Definitions of discrimination
  • The reasonable adjustment duty
  • Fair Employment Treatment Order (FETO)
  • Good practice
Please note: We recommend this course first if you are new to equality. It provides an overview of anti-discrimination law which is beneficial before you undertake other sessions. 


28 March 2024, 11:00 - 12:00
Online event

Cost: Free


We reserve the right to cancel or amend the timings of these sessions.

We appreciate as much notice of cancellation by delegates as possible, so that we can re-allocate the place. Delegates may cancel their booking by email or by phone.

Delegates are responsible for any charges incurred during attendance at the session.

We are happy to share our training materials with guidance on their use from commission staff.

Event organiser

Equality Commission NI
Equality House
7-9 Shaftesbury Square
United Kingdom

028 90 890 888
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