Online Access to Work

Relevant for: managers, supervisors, HR staff and D/deaf employees who are unfamiliar with the Access to Work scheme
Course length: 2 hours
Delivery method: online (via Zoom)

Course Outline

Access to Work is a government funded scheme that aims to help people with disabilities start and sustain employment. This short training session provides an introductory overview of the scheme. By the end of the session you will have gained an understanding of:

- how the scheme can be used to meet the costs of making recruitment processes and workplaces accessible and inclusive for D/deaf people
- eligibility criteria
- how much can be claimed
- the claims process
- what happens when circumstances change after an award has been made.

This session is delivered by a profoundly deaf tutor who also has extensive experience in supporting D/deaf jobseekers and employees to take up opportunities within hearing workplaces. There will be opportunity for detailed discussion, questions and answers.

Cost: £300 Maximum group size: 6

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Upcoming Courses

You can also sign up to one of the below courses for just £25 per person.

Wednesday 19 January 2022, 14:30 to 16:30 (online via Zoom)

Wednesday 9 March 2022, 2.30pm to 4.30pm (online via Zoom)

Or for more information, to make a booking, or to discuss your training needs, please contact us:

Tel: 0161 273 3415 / 07917 368832



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Manchester Deaf Centre,
Crawford House,
Booth Street East,
M13 9GH

09:00 – 17:00


0161 273 3415

Registered Charity Number: 1110373