Safeguarding for deaf employees

Learn about fundamental safeguarding principles and protected characteristics under equality law. Navigate safeguarding issues in the workplace with confidence.
  • First module free!
  • £40
  • +- 1.5 hours
  • Forever access
Peer Support Group Starter Kit

Try it out! Complete the first module for free.

This course is designed to empower deaf employees with knowledge of their rights, how to identify and report abuse, and the legal frameworks that protect them. This approach ensures that deaf employees are equipped with the necessary tools to navigate safeguarding issues effectively within the workplace.
This course is presented in British Sign Language. The text is intended for those who prefer to read, and those who prefer to have both communication methods available. 

What more should I know?

Five modules

Each module should take about 10-20 minutes to complete. We recommend you complete one module at a time, with breaks in between. Your progress will be saved every step of the way.

Video-based learning

Most of the content is in video format, presented in British Sign Language (BSL) with captions. You can pause and play the videos as much as you need.

Activities and knowledge checks

There will be an activity after each video where you can reflect on the content or apply your knowledge. These are not for marks.


You will receive a certificate of completion as evidence that you have successfully completed this course.

Course contents

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