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Equality and Diversity - Level 2

Course code: XPZV002P

Subject area: Online Courses

Study level: Part Time

Course level: 2

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Flexible Start - 31st Jul 2025

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01235 555 585

This qualification offers an exploration of issues surrounding equality and diversity, making it suitable for both young and adult learners, including those seeking employment opportunities. The qualification plays a pivotal role in fostering awareness, making it an excellent addition to induction programs and personal development initiatives. Learners will gain insights into equality and diversity concepts in various settings, from society to the workplace. The course instils a deep understanding of the impact of stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination, emphasizing individual responsibility and support for others.
Throughout the course, participants will explore the fundamental concepts of equality and diversity across diverse environments, including society, communities, and workplaces. The curriculum highlights the influence of stereotyping and labelling on individuals, outlines the consequences of prejudice and discrimination, and delves into the examination of rights and responsibilities. Learners are encouraged to take proactive steps in helping and supporting others, paving the way for further study and career development in this critical field.
Course units
Unit 1: Equality and diversity in society
Unit 2: Equality and diversity in the community
Unit 3: Equality and diversity in the workplace
What next?
Learners who achieve these qualifications could progress to:
• qualifications in Principles of Equality and Diversity at Level 3 or above
• qualifications in Managing Equality and Diversity in Organisations at Level 3 or above.
Entry criteria
Learners must be aged 19 or above and have not previously completed a similar qualification to qualify for funding. Some courses may have additional specific prerequisites. Please see fee information for funding requirements, or discuss upon enquiry.
Fee information
These courses are government funded. To be able to study for free you must meet the following criteria:

- You must currently live in England

- You must have been a resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years for purposes other than study

- You must be over the age of 19

- You must not be an apprentice

- You must not be currently studying another funded course.

Individual courses may have additional eligibility criteria, please contact for more information.

As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £540.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £540.00

19+ Reduced Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Qualifications received
NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity (601/3145/7)
Learning & method assessment
This course is taught online and can be accessed remotely.