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Supporting Neurodiversity in the Workplace

June 25th @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

€360.00

Full Workshop Details 

Date: Tuesday, June 25th 2024
Time: 9:30 am-1:00 pm
CPD: 3.5 CPD Hours
Method of Delivery: Online
Price: €360.00

Workshop Overview

Elevate your team’s awareness, implement best practices, and foster a more inclusive workplace. Join us and empower your organisation to thrive in embracing neurodiversity!

Neurodiversity refers to the different ways the brain can work and interpret information. In Ireland, an estimated 4% (some worldwide figures suggest this figure is closer to 15%/20%) of the population are considered neurodiverse, which includes Autism, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, Attention Deficit Disorders and Obsessive-compulsive Disorders.

Despite most companies having an increasing focus on equality, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) in the workplace, the neurodivergent group can often be overlooked in the workplace.

This half-day programme is tailored for HR professionals, line managers, and employee relations officers, providing essential tools to support neurodivergent employees both legally and practically.

Learning Objectives

 

The legal aspect of this workshop will look at:

  • The Employment Equality Acts, Disability Act 2005 and Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005
  • Creating clear guidance on employee rights and responsibilities in the workplace to ensure fair treatment

Relevant case law examples to cover:

  • Reasonable accommodations
  • Discriminatory Dismissal
  • Discrimination against a prospective employee
  • An employer’s constructive knowledge of disability

Hear from our Lead Trainer!

Ahead of this Seminar we asked Lead Trainer Síle O’Donnell (FCIPD) what leaders and HR professionals can do to create a work environment where neurodivergent people feel included and supported, and able to use their strengths? Here are her Top Tips!

 

Intended Audience 

HR Managers, Line Managers, Corporate Leaders and those with people managing responsibilities who would like to gain a deeper understanding into how neurodiverse people can be better included and accommodated in the workplace.

Tailored Training 

All of our open programmes can also be run on an in-house basis. For more information, see our page on In-House Training.

Multiple Delegate Discount

Limited Places Available – book early to avoid disappointment.

  • 3+ Delegates – 5% Discount
  • 5+ Delegates – 10% Discount
  • 10+ Delegates – 15% Discount

To avail of our multiple delegate discount for 3 or more delegates, you must email registrations@pai.ie with the name and details of all those you wish to book. All those you wish to book on must be booked at the same time.

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Details

Date:
June 25th
Time:
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
€360.00
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Organizers

PAI