HR006 - Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
Diversity and inclusion are two important components of improving equality and advancement in the workplace. One cannot fully prosper without the other. This course is designed to provide both health care workers and employers a deeper understanding on the topic, a review of applicable federal laws, and guidance on how to implement the concepts of diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
This course will place emphasis on recognizing the uniqueness in everyone. Groups can be different in many ways. You will learn to notice, appreciate and value the differences between and among people within your organization; to view differences as assets and not a source for misunderstanding.
- Define diversity and explain why it is important;
- Explain why acceptance of diversity is especially critical when your customers are people with disabilities;
- Identify the value in people through their differences.
To successfully complete this course, you must attain a minimum score of 80% on the final exam and complete the course training survey.
Continuing education: 1.0 Business/Facility Management (B) PCEs by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics (ABC); 1.0 Category II CPE credits by the Board for Orthotist/Prosthetist Certification (BOC); VGM Education is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.