Managing Unconscious Bias

Price: $69.00 (Incl. GST)
Member Price: $57.50 (Incl. GST)

Course Overview
Unconscious bias can lead to discrimination, which is not tolerated in the workplace. Therefore, it is important for staff members to recognise and deal with their own unconscious biases so that they do not influence their behaviours and decisions at work.

This course has therefore been developed to help learners understand what unconscious bias is and how they can actively address it.

Key Content

  • Explanation of what conscious and unconscious bias is;
  • Types of unconscious bias;
  • The negative impact of bias on the workplace;
  • Strategies for address bias, including:

o Identifying biases;
o Stretching out of the comfort zone;
o Making objective decisions;
o Treating people equally and with respect;
o Encouraging full participation during meetings;
o Pointing out bias.

Learning Outcomes
At the completion of this course, learners should be able to:

  • Explain what conscious and unconscious bias is;
  • Recognise the different types of unconscious bias;
  • Identify the impact bias can have on the workplace;
  • Discuss ways they can address bias.