Equality & Diversity Staff Courses, Learning and Development

As a socially progressive, people-oriented and collaborative place of work and study, the University offers a range of equality, diversity and inclusion courses for staff and students. We encourage members of the Strathclyde community to actively engage in the learning and development opportunities available.

Equality & Diversity e-Learning Courses

Equality and diversity e-learning courses are available for staff and students via the LearnUpon platform. There are three core courses for staff and for students, and a range of additional courses for staff in particular roles and for staff seeking to increase their understanding of particular equality, diversity and inclusion-related topics

Download a copy of the Equality and Diversity Course List 2023-2024

Registration and log-in

  • Courses are available via the LearnUpon platform
  • If this is your first time accessing the LearnUpon platform, click on the registration link. Use your Strathclyde email address and set up a password
  • If you have accessed the platform before, log in using your complete your Strathclyde email address and LearnUpon password
  • If you have forgotten your password, click on the ‘forgot password’ link and a new password will be sent to your email address

If you have any further queries, contact the Equality and Diversity Office: equality@strath.ac.uk 

Organisational and Staff Development Unit

If you are a Strathclyde staff member you can access a range of courses via the Organisational and Staff Development Unit (OSDU), including development opportunities and information sessions on a range of equality, diversity and inclusion topics. Visit the Development and Training Gateway to see the catalogue of training available for staff and PGRs Access the full training catalogue here.

Mental health and wellbeing courses and training

The University’s Disability & Wellbeing Service offers a range of courses, training and development opportunities relating to mental health and wellbeing. This includes training programmes (such as mental health first aid and suicide alertness), a range of guides and e-learning packages, and bookable wellbeing programmes. Access the list of courses and training here.

Further learning and development opportunities

Union Black: Britain’s Black cultures and steps to anti-racism
A free, six-hour online course available to Strathclyde students and staff.  Visit our dedicated Union Black page for more information.

Corporate Parenting in Higher Education
A free, one hour course, for Strathclyde Staff.  Available through Open University Scotland.

Caring Counts in the Workplace
A free 10 hour course, available through Open University Scotland.

Reflecting on Transitions
A free 5 hour course available through Open University Scotland.

Understanding Violence Against Women: Myths and Realities
A free, eight-week online course developed by Strathclyde researchers. Available via FutureLearn.

Gender Representation in the Media
A free, seven-week online course developed by Strathclyde researchers. Available via FutureLearn.