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The Chartered Institute of Housing is the independent voice for housing and the home of professional standards

Equality and diversity for housing professionals


Study online and gain a qualification

Description

Housing plays a fundamental role in everyone’s life.  Homes and the communities in which they are located, directly influence equality and diversity.

This can often be quite a challenge, so the first step is to increase our knowledge, understanding and skills in this area.

This online unit has been designed to introduce learners to equality and diversity legislation in a housing context. It also looks at the diversity of communities and how organisations respond to diversity in order to provide effective services.

At the end of their studies learners will:

  • Know equality and diversity legislation and how it relates to housing
  • Understand the diversity of housing service users, and how they impact on housing organisations
  • Understand the approaches used by housing organisations to respond to the diverse needs of service users

This stimulating online qualification allows learners to learn at their own pace!

Who should take this course?

This course is suitable for learners of all levels

What can I expect as a CIH learner?

You will be provided with a full set of online learning materials to work through and at the end of the unit you will be required to submit an assignment to gain accreditation. A tutor will assess and provide feedback on your work, and will be available to support and advise you on any queries about your assignment.

On successful completion of the course you will be sent a accredited certificate for the unit.

Register

Register by 27 April 2017 to access online materials

Assignment to be submitted 8 June 2017

Price

£100 per learner (VAT excempt)

Terms and conditions

Please ensure you read our terms and conditions before booking.


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