How to excel at inclusive onboarding and induction

Date of webinar: 
29 Jun 2021 - 13:00

One size does not fit all, so make sure you have robust, inclusive, accessible policies and approaches in place to create a workplace to meet the wide range of employees' needs.

Learn in this free webinar how Lloyd’s, a specialist insurance and reinsurance market, approaches inclusive and accessible onboarding/induction, and get tips from AbilityNet about creating and maintaining accessible practices in the workplace.



In this the second webinar in our series of workplace focused webinars we share top tips for establishing accessible internal practices and ways to welcome new employees smoothly and ensure their transition into permanent members of staff. (Watch the recording of our recent webinar about inclusive recruitment with Microsoft.)

Smartly dressed pair of working men sitting in a line of computers on desks in a bright and spacious office environment

We welcome guest speaker Trevor Jennings, Risk Manager at Lloyd’s. Lloyd's of London logoWith key responsibility for overseeing the day to day management of health and safety for Lloyd's UK and overseas staff, Trevor's experience working in a broad selection of workplaces including education, local authority, Police Services, and NHS Trusts has taught him some key best practices for successful employee development. He'll be speaking with AbilityNet's Service Delivery Director, Amy Low, about the disability inclusion strategy and culture at Lloyd's.

AbilityNet's accessibility and usability consultants Rina Wharton and Daniel McLaughlan will also discuss best practices for onboarding staff with different disabilities including autism, which Rina discusses in an interview on our website.



Webinar recording, transcript, podcast and slides

A transcript, slides used in the webinar, follow up Q&A responses, and a captioned recording will be available below after the webinar broadcast.

Webinar FAQs

Who is this webinar for?

This webinar will be of particular interest to those who work in HR or implement onboarding and inductions within their workplace.

What if I can't attend the webinar on the day?

Don't worry. Everyone who signs up will receive a link to the slides and the webinar recording after the webinar occurs. 

How much does the webinar cost?

The webinar is part of AbilityNet Live! and is FREE of charge. We also offer paid role-based accessibility training. 

How long does it last?

This webinar lasts for 60 minutes and includes an opportunity to pose questions to the panellists. Questions will be answered on this page after the webinar.

Is the webinar accessible?

The webinar includes captions for those who are hearing-impaired or Deaf, and we will make a transcript available afterwards. We'll also provide a copy of the slide deck, which is accessible. Find out more about AbilityNet webinars in our webinars FAQs.


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