What is an e-learning short course?

Short Courses are short e-learning courses designed to give your employees knowledge and understanding of key areas that are increasingly necessary in the workplace, such as cyber security, equality and diversity, data and privacy laws, and health and safety legislation. Each Short Course takes an average of 20 to 40 minutes to complete.


This e-learning 'short course' in Equality and Diversity is ideal for all levels of employee within a business and as part of the induction process for new employees. The course is also ideal for use as part of the on-programme element of the new apprenticeship standards and can support the knowledge, skills and behaviours apprentices need to effectively integrate into the workplace. Equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace is integral to a company’s culture and business success. It can also create better relationships, both internally and with customers, that result in a more talented, productive workforce.

Course Objectives

The e-learning short course in equality and diversity is designed to help your organisation understand the importance and requirements of equality, diversity and inclusion. This e-learning course covers the following 7 topics:

  • What is meant by the term ‘equality and diversity’?
  • Consequences of inequality
  • Human rights
  • The Equality Act
  • Inclusive and exclusive models of society
  • Promoting inclusion
  • Creating fairer workplaces

Course Outcome

Learners taking this course will gain knowledge on what is meant by equality and diversity, the consequences of inequality and how to create and promote a fairer workplace. This course is available online through our Learning Management System.

This course includes a number of key features that will benefit the learner. These include the following:

  • Media and content rich exercises that engage learners
  • Interactive content and exercises based on real-life scenarios
  • Multiple choice questions included within the e-learning
  • Personalised certificate is issued upon completion of the course


Learners are expected to take approximately 20 to 40 minutes to complete this course


£20.00 + VAT