Fully Accredited Program EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance

Gender equality laws in the European Union and the United Kingdom are intricate. With the involvement of EU directives, UK legislation, and even country-specific rules within the EU, these multi-layered systems can produce overlapping or conflicting regulations, making it a formidable challenge for HR managers and legal professionals to understand and achieve compliance.

This certified program is designed to arm you with a comprehensive understanding of the multifaceted and dynamic gender equality laws that prevail both in the European Union and the United Kingdom. The course will delve into a broad array of pivotal topics, such as the EU's Gender Equality Directive, the UK's Equality Act of 2010, and other essential statutes and directives that govern gender equality across various sectors including employment, education, and public services. You will also gain insight into different national laws within each EU member country and how they interplay with broader EU directives. This will help you understand the intricate relationship between EU and member state laws on gender equality.

In addition to legal frameworks, this program will equip you with the skills needed to develop, implement, and monitor gender equality policies and procedures that are in line with the pertinent legislation. This includes guidelines on conducting gender audits, impact assessments, and fulfilling reporting obligations that may arise from either regulatory requirements or voluntary commitments. Moreover, you will learn how to manage issues such as pay gaps, career progression, and workplace harassment while balancing the organizational needs with the mandates of gender equality. Armed with a robust understanding of EU and UK Gender Equality Laws, you will be poised to integrate best practices into your organization's equality strategy, ensuring a legally compliant and inclusive operation.

Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn the Certification in EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance. This prestigious certification will enhance your professional credentials and signify your expertise in gender equality laws, along with your ability to develop compliant frameworks that align with all relevant legislation and policies. Recognized and sought after globally, this industry-leading certification carries lifelong validity and serves as a testament to your proficiency and dedication to excellence in the field of gender equality and legal compliance.

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This program will entitle you:

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  • Experience 3 days of instructor-led live program and gain in-depth knowledge of the EU's Gender Equality Directive, the UK's Equality Act of 2010, and other critical statutes and directives.
  • Attain the industry-recognized Certification in EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance. This certification will demonstrate your expertise in developing robust gender equality policies and strategies within an organization.
  • Gain insights from impactful case studies and real case examples of court decisions to effectively manage legal obligations, protect against noncompliance, and implement risk management strategies.
  • For inquiries, chat with our Program Advisers at [email protected] or call us at
    • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
    • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
    • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
    • USA: +1 888 745 8875

Accreditations

4.8 

This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all professionals who have completed this program.

The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles. CPD is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides support, advice and recognized independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.

What Can You Expect From This Live Program

Gender equality laws in the EU and UK aim to promote equal rights and prohibit discrimination based on gender. However, with a complex interplay of EU directives, UK legislations, and domestic laws of EU member states, this multi-layered system can lead to overlapping or even conflicting rules, making compliance a difficult task for organizations operating in the region.

This certified program will furnish you with a comprehensive understanding of the complex gender equality legislative landscape in the EU and UK. You will discover a broad array of pivotal topics, such as the EU's Gender Equality Directive, the UK's Equality Act of 2010, Equal Pay Directive, Equal Treatment Directive and other essential statutes and directives that govern gender equality across different industries. You will also gain insight into different national laws within each EU member country and how they interplay with broader EU directives. This will help you understand the intricate relationship between EU and member state laws on gender equality.

In addition to legal frameworks, this program will equip you with the skills needed to develop, implement, and monitor gender equality policies and procedures that are in line with the pertinent legislations in EU and UK. You will also learn how to conduct gender audits, analyze pay gaps, and fulfill reporting duties stemming from legal obligations or voluntary commitments. Moreover, you will learn how to manage issues such as pay gaps, career progression, and workplace harassment while balancing the organizational needs with the mandates of gender equality. With a solid understanding of EU gender equality laws, you can integrate best practices into your organization's diversity, equity and inclusion strategy, ensuring lawful and ethical operations.

Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn the Certification in EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance. This prestigious certification will enhance your professional credentials and signify your expertise in gender equality laws, along with your ability to develop compliant frameworks that align with all relevant legislation and policies. Recognized and sought after globally, this industry-leading certification carries lifelong validity and serves as a testament to your proficiency and dedication to excellence in the field of gender equality and legal compliance.

Key Skills You Will Gain

  • EU Gender Equality Law
  • UK Gender Equality Law
  • Equality Act
  • European Gender Diversity Index
  • Gender Mainstreaming
  • Harassment Prevention
  • Inclusive Leadership
  • Gender Sensitivity
  • Domestic Violence Policies
  • Gender Equality Strategy
  • Racial Equality
  • Intersectional Understanding
  • Equal Opportunity Advocacy
  • Diversity Awareness
  • Von der Leyen Commission
  • Intersectional Feminism
  • Sexual Harassment Policies
  • Workplace Harassment
  • Ethics and Compliance
  • Gender Quotas
  • Intersectional Discrimination
  • Parental and Maternity Rights
  • Sex Discrimination Act
  • Employment Equality
  • EU Equality Act 2010
  • Gender Equality in Goods and Services
  • Directive 2006/54/EC
  • Directive 2004/113/EC
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights
  • UK Gender Equality Policy Map

Your Faculty Director

Dr Raphaële Xenidis
Dr Raphaële Xenidis
Gender Equality Academic Expert and Professor of European Law

Dr. Raphaële Xenidis is a distinguished academic and a leading expert in gender equality and non-discrimination law. Her extensive publication record spans internationally recognized journals and venues, particularly in the realm of gender equality and sex discrimination law. Dr. Xenidis earned her Ph.D. from the European University Institute's Law Department, where her doctoral dissertation focused on intersectionality in European equality law.

As a recipient of the esteemed Marie Curie Fellowship, she furthered her research into contemporary issues like data-driven inequality and algorithmic discrimination within the context of European law. Currently, Dr. Xenidis serves as an Assistant Professor at Sciences Po Law School and holds a senior expert position at the European Network in Gender Equality and Non-Discrimination.

Previously, she imparted her knowledge as a Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, School of Law, and has engaged in various academic roles across Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and the United States. A seasoned public speaker, Dr. Xenidis has been sharing her expertise through keynote lectures and presentations globally since 2016.

EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance Program Agenda

Module 1 - Introduction To EU And UK Gender Equality Law
Module 2 - The Legal Framework
Module 3 - Key Concepts Of UK Gender Equality Law: Direct Discrimination
Module 4 - Key Concepts Of UK Gender Equality Law: Indirect Discrimination
Module 5 - The Enforcement Of UK Gender Equality Law
Module 6 - Sex-Based Harassment And Sexual Harassment
Module 7 - Gender Equality In Employment
Module 8 - The Protection of Pregnant Workers, Maternity and Parental Rights
Module 9 - Gender Equality In Goods And Services, Education And Housing
Module 10 - Gender Stereotypes And Intersectional Discrimination
Module 11 - Gender Representation And Women’s Leadership: Positive Action And Quotas
Module 12 - Gender-Based Violence

How You Will Benefit

  • Comprehensive Understanding of Gender Equality Laws: Gain in-depth knowledge of the EU's Gender Equality Directive, the UK's Equality Act of 2010, and other critical statutes and directives.
  • Exploring EU and UK Legal Landscapes: Delve into the intricate relationship between the EU and member state laws regarding gender equality.
  • Developing Gender Equality Policies: Acquire skills to create, implement, and monitor policies and procedures in line with EU and UK gender equality legislation.
  • Conducting Gender Audits and Assessments: Understand how to perform gender audits, impact assessments, and meet reporting obligations.
  • Managing Workplace Equality Challenges: Gain insights into handling issues like pay gaps, career progression, and workplace harassment in light of gender equality mandates.
  • Integrating Best Practices in Equality Strategy: Learn to incorporate best practices into your organization's equality strategy for a legally compliant and inclusive environment.
  • Balancing Organizational Needs with Equality Mandates: Understand how to align organizational objectives with the requirements of gender equality laws.
  • Understanding National Variations in EU Law: Explore the differences in national laws within EU member countries and their interaction with broader EU directives.
  • Preparing for Legal Compliance and Ethical Operations: Equip yourself with the knowledge to ensure your organization's operations are both lawful and ethically aligned with gender equality standards.

EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance

Upon successfully attending this program, you will be awarded with the Certification in EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance that can be used in your resume, CV and other professional credentials. This certification is industry-recognized with lifelong validity.

Globally demanded and recognized, this certification will amplify your professional qualifications and demonstrate your expertise in navigating the intricacies involved in gender equality, its legal framework and compliance. Developed by Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, the content of this program has been independently accredited by CPD Certification Service as adhering to the highest standards of continuing professional principles.

Pricing & Registration

Please select one of the locations:

Europe & United Kingdom

Dates: 15 - 17 Jul 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 9:00am - 4:30pm British Summer Time (BST)
10:00am - 5:30pm Central European Summer Time (CEST)


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By 10 May 2024 By 21 Jun 2024 After 21 Jun 2024
EU Delegates EUR 1,695 EUR 1,895 EUR 1,995
UK Delegates GBP 1,495 GBP 1,695 GBP 1,795

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies)

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You can download our program brochure below. If you have any inquiries on this program, please contact our Program Advisor at [email protected] or call us at:

  • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
  • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
  • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
  • USA: +1 888 745 8875

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EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance Reviews and Testimonials

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The EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance program was a valuable investment in my knowledge. The trainer's deep understanding of the subject matter was evident, and I left feeling confident in my grasp of gender equality laws.
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I can't say enough good things about the EU and UK Gender Equality Law and Compliance program. The trainer's in-depth knowledge and clear explanations were instrumental in making a complex topic understandable.

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