6th Dec 2023

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion – The Role of the Board : Course A

Overview of Learning

This Equality, Diversity and Inclusion session will develop Governors’ and Trustees’ confidence in promoting inclusion at their school or academy. The interactive, reflective session allows delegates to plan their EDI objectives from the Equality Act, Duty, KCSIE 2022 and the requirements of Ofsted.

Practical tips are provided within the session allowing delegates the ability to ‘sharpen their impact’ and assist meeting the requirements of Ofsted as well developing pupils with the skills needed for modern Britain.

Imtiaz Kala is an experienced safeguard & EDI trainer who continues to volunteer as a Safeguard/EDI Governor allowing him to be best placed in linking EDI into governor practice. Delegates are requested to bring their school equality policy for reflection at the session.


All governors, trustees, local governors and members of schools and academies, particularly those new to the role.


Imtiaz Kala, Safeguard and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Trainer


This course will be held in person at the Bolton Science and Technology Centre.

Pricing and Cancelation

Fees for this session are payable via the school budget and not by individual members of the governing board. If your governing board has signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement, sessions are free of charge. Governors of governing boards who have not signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement may attend for a fee of £90 per session.

If you are unable to attend a course, we ask that you please notify the Governance Services Team on 01204 332116 at the earliest opportunity and at least five working days prior to the course date to enable the place to be offered to others.

Cancellation fees will apply for non-attendance or if a place is cancelled by the delegate within five working days of the course date. Schools who have signed up to the Governance Training Service Level Agreement will be charged £25 for each cancellation within five days of the course. If your school has not signed up to the SLA the full course fee will be charged. Fees may be waived in exceptional circumstances. Please contact Marie Foley, Governance Training Officer on 01204 332116 or via email at


Price per session: Governance Training SLA/ £90 per session

Venue: Bolton Science and Technology Centre

Time: 9.30am - 12pm

Category: Training