Cultural Competencies (Cancelled)

Reason for cancellation
Conference Room B (2nd Floor), Floor 2, Civic Offices
Course Tutors
Rowshonara Reza
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Target Audience
All Staff
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Course Types
Course categories
SCAT-PP / Training for PCC Staff / External Services / PCC Placements / Shared Lives / Student Social Workers / Volunteers / Other
Adult Social Care / Equality & Diversity
Course description

Cultural competencies gives you an overview of minority ethnic groups in Portsmouth. It explores what culture is and develops participants' cultural competencies. The course also looks at barriers that minority ethnic groups face when accessing services and how they can be overcome.


Target audience

The course is aimed at any one, professionals and volunteers who would like to develop their practice in working with Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups in Portsmouth.

Training objectives

  • Understand the principles of cultural competence.

  • Understand the impact stereotyping has on practice.

  • Explore the barriers minority communities face when accessing services.

  • Develop best practice to engage with minority communities.

Learning outcomes

  • Participants will increase their knowledge about ethnic minority groups in Portsmouth.

  • They will develop their cultural competence and improve their practice when working with BAME communities.

  • Participants will also become more aware of barriers minority ethnic groups face when accessing services and how they can be overcome.

Additional Information

Please be aware that by making this booking and agreeing to the terms and conditions, you are confirming you have your managers authorisation to attend this training and are aware of the cancellation/non-attendance charges that apply.

Start Date
Tuesday 11 January 2022
End Date
Wednesday 12 January 2022
Closing Date
Thursday 6 January 2022
09:30 - 14:30
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