Est. time: 18 min

Issues related to discrimination in employment are varied. Anyone in a position of authority over another employee (whether direct or indirect) needs to be aware of the many ways discrimination may occur, whether it is intentional or, and more likely, unintentional. This tutorial will review the definition of discrimination; protected classifications and how they became protected; policies of non-discrimination and the rights of employees to make a claim; handling a claim of discrimination; and supervisory responsibilities.