Diversity and Inclusion Course

Duration :1 Day Private CourseCost: From £550 + VAT
Venues :Your office or Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham and Online

Diversity & Inclusion Course

An interactive workshop, delivered by a 5 star rated trainer, that helps managers understand the importance of building an inclusive culture. You will learn how to get your team to buy in to the Diversity & Inclusion vision and how to develop a culture of concious inclusion..


On this one-day D&I interactive workshop for managers you will learn:

- The importance of building an inclusive culture within their team

- The key steps how to create an inclusive organisational culture 

- How to enable safe conversations and secure buy-in to the Diversity & Inclusion vision

The course will also help you be confident about creating a personal pledge on how you can make an impact within your organisation.

Why Choose M Training's D&I Course?

  • Run by highly experienced trainers
  • We can run this course at your premises or online
  • Or, we can run the course at one of our training centres in Manchester or Leeds
  • Course notes and support material provided
  • Lunch and refreshments provided
  • Certificates of achievement
  • 5 Star Rated courses in Google Reviews & Facebook

Who Should Attend the Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Training Course?

This course is suitable for anyone who is responsible for managing staff and would like to improve and benefit from an inclusive work environment.  No experience or prior training is required.

We have experience in running this course in public and private organisations. 

Diversity & Inclusion Course Topics

  • Understanding Equality, Diversity & Inclusion
  • The Equality Act
  • The Role of Stereotyping & Unconscious Bias
  • Developing a Culture of Conscious Inclusion
  • Bring Your Whole Self to Work
  • Making the Learning Real
  • Sharing the Learning 
  • Creating an Action Plan

See the full course outline further down this page or Download the course outline PDF here.

Classroom & Online Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Courses

All classroom and online courses are 100% trainer-led.

This course is available as a classroom course or as an online course (via Zoom or Teams).

Classroom courses can take place at your offices, or our training centres in Manchester, Leeds and Birmingham.

  • 5 star rated courses
  • Small Class Sizes
  • 100% Trainer Led
  • Classroom & Online
  • Expert Trainers

Select from the Tabs below to find out more.

Online private Diversity and Inclusion Training Courses are available from £550 + VAT (Full day online) or £590 + VAT (Full day classroom course)

We are happy to run private D&I courses online, at your offices anywhere in the UK, at our Manchester, Leeds or Birmingham centres or at a venue to suit you.

To enquire about a private Diversity and Inclusion Training course please email info@mtraining.co.uk or call 0161 226 6032 to discuss your requirements.

Private Diversity & Inclusion Courses

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Training Course

  • Understanding Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

    • An introduction to equality, diversity and inclusion
    • Understanding the equality act and your organisation’s own policies and procedures around this
    • Why are equality, diversity and inclusion important? What are the benefits?
    • Identifying the key concepts of equality, diversity and inclusion and what these mean in a professional environment
  • The Equality Act

    • The nine Protected Characteristics
    • Case studies to better understand the issues in the workplace
    • Discrimination and harassment
    • Understanding workplace etiquette, dignity and respect
  • The Role of Stereotyping & Unconscious Bias

    • ‘Witches of Glum’ exercise to illustrate how easy it is to make assumptions and form stereotypes
    • Understanding stereotyping and prejudice:
    •  - When can this occur?
    •  - What are the impacts of this?
    • Understanding the different types of biases and find out how they can occur in the workplace
    • The session will conclude by identifying how to challenge, prevent and remove areas of unconscious bias
  • Developing a Culture of Conscious Inclusion

    • Approaching your role with equality and diversity in mind:
    •  - Identifying potential challenges and developing approaches to overcome these
    •  - Developing an awareness around inclusion
    •  - Leading teams and individuals with diversity and neurodiversity in mind
    • The importance of championing our differences:
    •  - Supporting teams and individuals with diversity and neurodiversity in mind
  • Bring your Whole Self to Work

    This video will be followed by the opportunity to self-reflect using the workbook and share these reflections with the group

  • Making the Learning Real

    • Case studies and scenarios will be used to work through some more challenging situations
    • Both self-reflection and an environment of challenge and support will be encouraged, where questions can be asked of the trainer and each other
  • Sharing the Learning

    • What can we do to ensure a fair and inclusive workplace?
    • Working in small groups to begin to develop and discuss an action plan for an inclusive workplace
  • Action Planning

    • Creating your 3 point action plan following the workshop

Manchester Diversity & Inclusion Courses

Our Manchester Venue:

All our Diversity & Inclusion training courses in Manchester are run from 9.30am to 4.00pm at our head office:

Rutherford House
Manchester Science Park
Pencroft Way
M15 6SZ

Public Transport/Parking:

The closest public park is Cecil Street Car Park - 5 min walk

Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk

Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk


Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.

More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page

Birmingham Diversity & Inclusion Training

Our Birmingham Venue:

Our Diversity & Inclusion courses in Birmingham are usually ran from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm at our offices at:

Innovation Birmingham Campus,
Faraday Wharf,
Holt Street,
B7 4BB

We also run courses in various locations in central Birmingham such as the Cornwall Buildings in the Jewellery quarter.

Public Transport /Parking:

Parking is available at Faraday Wharf and is located on Love Lane off Holt Street. Please note that parking here is charged and subject to availability. 

Both Birmingham Snow Hill and Birmingham Moor Street rail stations are situated just a short 15-minute walk away from the Innovation Birmingham Campus.  Birmingham New Street is also within a 20-minute walk.

Leeds Diversity and Inculsion Training

Our Leeds Venue:

Our public Leadership & Management Leeds courses are usually run 9.30 am to 4.00 pm at:

West One,
100 Wellington Street,

(venue subject to change)


Public Transport /Parking:

There are a few public car parks close to the venue, the nearest is Wellington Street Multi-Story Car Park.

The venue is also only a 15-minute walk from Leeds Train Station.

More Information about our Leeds training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Leeds Training page

Online Diversity & Inclusion Training

The Online Diversity & Inclusion training courses are run on Zoom or Teams.

You will be sent a link to join the training session the day before the course along with any course materials needed.

The courses run from 9:30 am to 4/4:30 pm

We usually limit the number of delegates to a maximum of 10 on our public courses. Specific timings are flexible, but generally, the day will run as follows:

9.20 am | Sign in

9.30 am | Start - First session

11.00 am | 15 min break

11.15 am |  Second session

12.30 pm  | 30 min break

1.00 pm  | Third session

2.15 pm | 15 min break

2.30 pm | Fourth session

3.50 pm | Finish & Q&A

4.30pm | End

Find out more about how our online courses work on the Online Courses Page


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