Disability Awareness in the Workplace
Did you know that up to 90% of people with disability live with an invisible disability? Disability is defined as a physical or mental condition that limits daily activity, such as communication or mobility. This course raises awareness about people with a disability and outlines the importance of inclusion in the workplace. It includes information about different types of disabilities, barriers that a person with a disability might encounter at work, the importance of using inclusive language, and practical actions that workplaces can do to be more inclusive.
- What disability is
- Types of disability
- The barriers to inclusion for people with a disability
- Behaving inclusively towards people with a disability
- The importance of inclusive behaviour in the workplace
- Inclusive language that’s respectful of people with a disability