Aksaa, Management and Training Consultants, Invite you to:
Introduction to Islam & the Muslim Culture Course - Cultural Competency Training
This is a very popular course for those wanting to know more about Islam and the Muslim Culture from authentic sources.
This course is ideal for all public, private and voluntary sector workers, including: Police, Social Workers, Foster Carers, those working with Muslim Refugees, Prevent Officers, Teachers, Housing Officers, Army, Fire, NHS and Hospice Staff, Media, etc.
Venue: Bilal Mosque, 245 Yews Hill Road, Huddersfield. HD4 5DE
Date: Thursday 15 December 2016 Time: 9:30am to 4.00
This course is FREE Normal cost £150.00 per delegate
Includes: Indian lunch, information pack & visit to Mosque
Over 17,500 people throughout the UK have now attended this highly informative and successful course.
- A better understanding of basic beliefs and practices.
- Confidence in understaning what is Islam and what is not.
- Information regarding the background to Muslims in Britain
- Islam and Terrorism - are the actions of ISIS and Boko Haram, Islamic?
- Cultural Competency in carrying out your work with the Muslim Community.
- Understanding the meaning of Shria Law.
- The true meaning of Jihad.
- The status of women in Islam.
- Why is there segregation of the sexes in Muslim communities?
- Why do some Muslim women wear a headscarf or the veil?
- What actually happens inside a Mosque?
- Why do Muslims pray five times a day?
- What is Sharia Law?
This course offers and excellent opportunity to ask any questions in a friendly & comfortable environment. – Places are limited and will be on a first come first serve basis
The course is delivered by Kaushar Tai, Management and Training Consultant, and is open to anyone who wishes to learn more about Islam & the Muslim culture.
Comments from previous delegates about the Islam course:
“There were so many things I took from the day that I can't possibly put into words quickly, but suffice to say, I found it extremely informative and at times very touching”
Julie Purnell | Regional HR Business Partner - ITV West country
“I feel that more people should participate in course like that to gain a greater insighht to things we generally have litle knowledge about., and as we are all aware lack of knowledge lends itself greatly to discrimination”.
Anthony O'Farrell- Training Dept – HMP Liverpool
“I think I can say that I found this one of the most informative and helpful courses I have ever attended. It cut through any preconceptions I had about Islam and Muslim culture and it has really helped me to understand what it is like to be a Muslim in this country.
I would recommend this course without hesitation. Most enlightening”.
Iona Butler – Kent Adult Social Services
Doncaster & South Humber “After spending a day with you and the other people, representing the public and voluntary sectors learning about what being a Muslim in today’s world means I feel much more confident that I am better prepared to communicate with this important audience. It was quite an honour to sit at the back and watch one of the five prayer sessions”.
Barbara Mesa-Marketing and PR Manager
“..We were given a fascinating insight into Islam from the perspective of a woman. The speaker was very engaging, informative & it was apparent that she was dedicated to her faith. Every effort was made to answer all questions & once again this led to some very interesting discussion & debate”.
Valerie M Wordsworth – Service Improvement Assistant
“Everyone appreciated the spirit of openness and a willingness to share knowledge of the Muslim faith. Each member of staff who attended has come away from the course having gained a better understanding of Islam which will greatly assist us when working within the community”
Sally Fellows-Programme Manager-Tinsley Surestart
“I found the whole day to be extremely interesting and informative. It was refreshing to hear fact separated from myth and, perhaps most importantly, clearly defined the differences between religion and culture”.
Department of Trade & Industry, -Employment Services,
Isle of Man Government
“As a supervisor in a public service and as an individual I feel it is important to be aware of diversity in the organisation and the community it serves, this course has certainly educated me in aspects of Islam and I feel that I can encourage members of staff to attend and be confident that they will further their knowledge and awareness..” Rhona J WaltonT/Administrative Supervisor
“We were impressed with the trainers’ vast knowledge & experience which they shared in an open & honest manner. No question was left unanswered, with examples given from personal experience, which made it more realistic & prompted discussion”
Allison Morgan – Housing Training Officer
Further comments and letters can be found on our website www.aksaa.co.uk
If you require Aksaa to deliver an in-house course or a ‘specialised’ course specifically for your organisation, then please contact the Director, Kaushar Tai on 0781 3811914 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your requirements.
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245 Yews Hill Road