Awareness Sessions (Non Accredited)


Community Planning Awareness – 2.5 hours

  • Understand the concept of Community Planning
  • Familiar with RPA and NI Community Planning
  • Understand the legislation
  • Understand your role in community planning

Disability Awareness – 2.5 hours

  • Understand the meaning of the term ‘equality’ and the laws
  • Awareness of the Disability Discrimination Act
  • Awareness of organisational responsibilities
  • Awareness of good practice policies and procedures to promote equality

Intercultural Awareness – 2.5 hours

  • An exploration of Migrant workers, Asylum seekers, Refugees, Black and Minority Ethnic communities
  • Why do they come to NI
  • Where do they live and work
  • What contribution do they make to the NI economy
  • What rights do they have

Social Enterprise Awareness - 2.5 hours

  • Understand the purpose and function of a social enterprise
  • Be aware of a range of social enterprises
  • Recognise the challenges and opportunities

Social Media Awareness - 2.5 hours

  • What is social media?
  • Various types of social media
  • How can we use social media in the Third Sector?
  • Dangers of social media

Measuring Impact Awareness - 2.5 hours

  • Understand and describe what Impact Measurement is
  • Recognise the importance of Impact Measurement
  • Understand the jargon associated Impact Measurement