Understanding diversity, equity, and inclusion is critical to the professional success of any individual or team. This Unit will differentiate diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice. In addition, we will discuss how these phenomena show up in the workplace and impact our interactions with others. Students will be able to define and describe various challenges related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
 
 

CEUs/ILUs: 1.6
Length (in hours): 16
Price in USD $195.00
Price in CAD $265.00

Agenda

Unit 1

Diversity

  • Define diversity
  • Understanding the different ways diversity may present in the workplace
  • How diversity benefits your work team
  • Overcoming challengers related to diversity

Unit 2

Equity

  • Define equity - The "E" in DEI
  • Differentiate between equity and equality 
  • How to make an impact as an individual contributor
  • Effective ways to promote workplace equity

Unit 3

Inclusion

  • Define Inclusion
  • Promoting a sense of belonging in the office
  • measuring the inclusivity of your workplace
  • Diversity wins: How inclusion matters

Unit 4

Justice

  • Define Justice
  • Why justice is difficult to achieve
  • What is allyship and how you can get involved
  • "Isms" in society: racism, classism, sexism

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Next start date

Apr 1 – 26