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Workplace Accessibility

December 15, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm MST

FREE!

Gain the skills and tools needed to address and manage accommodation concerns in the workplace. This workshop will prepare employers to appropriately handle issues relating to gender, sexuality, religion, disability, race, and other critical axes of identity. Attendees will leave with an in-depth understanding of governing legal principles, best practices, and common pitfalls that may arise during the accommodation process.

Learning Objectives

Following this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize all axes of identities that are protected grounds as per the Alberta Human Rights Act, identify them in case
    studies, and brainstorm management strategies.
  • Understand how ‘duty to accommodate and ‘undue hardship’ are factors in the accommodation process, and must be
    assessed individually in each unique situation
  • Learn how legislation plays a role in developing policies.
  • Explore common myths and misunderstandings about the accommodation process.
  • Take away tools, strategies, and tips for developing accommodation policies that are relevant to their workplace.

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Venue

Online Meeting

Organizer

Gateway Hub
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