Psychological Safety at Work.

Course Details

  • Date Wed, 1st May 2024
  • Time 10:00 to 12:00
  • Duration 2 hours
  • LocationOnline via Zoom
  • Trainers Gill Cooke, Irish Centre for Diversity

Course Aims

This workshop is designed for leaders and team managers who already have some understanding of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion but want to understand more about how to create an environment
which is psychologically safe for everyone. Specifically, it explores how to create an inclusive and respectful workplace where everyone’s voice is heard and valued and where employees can feel safe
physically, mentally and psychologically.

Course Content

The workshop will cover the following:

  • Learn more about Equality, Diversity and Inclusion terminology and definitions and how psychological
  • safety is a critical part of inclusion and belonging
  • Explore the concept of what psychological safety means to different people
  • Examine how leaders can create a psychologically safe environment for their teams
  • Explore practical ways to honour safety, dignity and respect in the workplace with regard to language and behaviours.


Gill Cooke, Irish Centre for Diversity

Gill is an award-winning Diversity, Equity, Well-being, and Inclusion change-maker and thought leader. Gill most recently worked for Three Ireland, where she helped them attain Gold Investors in Diversity. Gill is passionate about making all workplaces more inclusive and equitable for everyone.

With an extensive background in project and programme management and as a people leader, Gill is experienced in collaborating with global stakeholders, analysing key metrics and data to deliver improvements in recruitment, policy, people services, learning and development, strategy and best practices across UK and Ireland, reporting, influencing and communicating with senior management and the board.

Gill has diverse life experience, having spent most of her childhood in Sudan, Africa and she has worked in Egypt and France, and studied at School of Oriental and African Studies in London.

Who is this content for?

This course is aimed at all those working across the Independent Radio Sector in Ireland.

Training Method

This course will be delivered online via Zoom.