What do I need to join?

You will need:
• To complete a satisfactory initial assessment in literacy skills.
• It may also be useful to have already achieved a Level 1 qualification prior to this qualification.

General Information

This qualification aims to introduce the concepts of equality and diversity in a variety of environments including society, the community and the workplace. It will also highlight how stereotyping and labelling affect individuals and outline the effects of prejudice and discrimination. The programme will allow the learner to examine rights and responsibilities, stress the importance of taking individual responsibility and action to help and support others and provide a basis for further study and/or career development.

Who is this course for?

The course is designed for any learner working or intending to work in health care or child education settings, to develop their knowledge and understanding of issues in equality and diversity.

Contact Details

Debbie Walsh 01524 521587. (Course Coordinator)

Angela Dubicki 01524521249. (Course Administrator)

For information, advice and guidance or to enrol please phone Student Services on 01524 521237 or 0800 306 306

Course Information Sheet

Download it here

Case Study: Rising Stars Nursery

Rising Stars Nursery is dedicated to providing a quality Early Childhood Education experience for children in a loving, stimulating and secure environment, with the aid and guidance of qualified, experienced, caring teachers and support staff.

Rising Stars Nursery has had a long association with Lancaster and Morecambe College and has taken on apprentices through the College’s recruitment and matching service. Expert assessors support the Apprentices to achieve their qualification in the workplace and develop the skills and qualities to be excellent staff for Rising Stars.

Utilising the range of qualifications on offer from the College, Rising Stars have also supported their existing staff to achieve the Level 2 and Level 3 childcare qualifications. They have also developed employees skills further with ITQ and customer service training.

What Our Clients Say About Us...

BEAUMONT COLLEGE

Beaumont College‘We use LMC Business as a training provider to supply our employees not just with 1 day courses but also with longer term development opportunities. Some of our staff have recently undertaken the Teaching Assistant course as well as the teacher training courses.

We have also recruited an number of apprentices through LMC Business including Business Administration, IT and Catering. In addition to this LMC Business provide on-site training in numeracy and literacy to our staff on a weekly basis.

LMC Business and Beaumont College have developed a great business partnership and strive to ensure that employees from different sectors all receive the right qualifications for them.’

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