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24
May 2021

Public sector equality duty (PSED)

Meetings
Online
Monday 24th May, 2021 - 10:00 to 16:30

About this event

This session led by the Consultation Institute, will help you to understand public sector equality duty, equality impact assessments and how Healthwatch can challenge when appropriate.

Please note that the timings of this event are in two-parts delivered on one day, with the following timings for the sessions:

The course is delivered on the same day, split into 2 x 2.5-hour sessions and delegates will need to attend both modules.

Module 1: 10.00 to 12.30

Module 2: 14.00 to 16.30

Who is this event for?

Healthwatch staff and board members with a responsibility for, or interest in equality, diversity and inclusion

What will you learn?

The course will cover:

• What an equality impact assessment (EIA) is

• How public authorities should conduct EIAs

• What other ways a public authority can demonstrate compliance with the PSED

• Documentary evidence of compliance (with PSED) if an EIA is not conducted

• What information local Healthwatch can ask for to assess the strengths and weakness of an EIA

• How to hold commissioners and providers to account and challenge the quality of EIA or other methods used

• How to hold commissioners and providers to account and challenge the quality of EIA or other methods used

Who is running this webinar?

The Consultation Institute

 

All day event: 
No