Professional Development Award Advancing Equality and Diversity Through Inclusiveness - SCQF Level 9

The qualification has been designed to meet the CPD needs of anyone working in a teaching and learning environment in relation to complying and embedding current equality legislation.

Recently revised, the PDA is flexible and is delivered through online learning with support from the course tutors.

The award comprises a single mandatory unit: Analysing Equality, Diversity and Inclusiveness in Context and a double unit: Practising Inclusiveness through Needs-Led Assessment or Practising Inclusiveness to Advance Equality and Diversity.


Are you an experienced Needs Assessor or Have You Completed the PDA Inclusiveness in the last 5-years.

If so, then you might be interested in the CDN Recognition of Prior Learning(RPL)/Credit Transfer Process that is available, which you can apply for and contributes towards the new PDA Advancing Equality, Diversity through Inclusiveness.

If you are interested and for more information about the criteria and costs email e-learning@cdn.ac.uk