Disability training for accountants at firm

AN ACCOUNTANCY firm has completed disability training in a bid to be more inclusive.

Compass Accountants, based in Fareham, has has appointed Bascule Disability Training to implement staff training.

Stuart Lawrance said: ‘It is our aim to be in a more favourable position in terms of our appeal to both potential clients and employees with disabilities.

‘Bascule’s introduction was very insightful, informative and enjoyable for all of our team.

‘We already feel more equipped to help facilitate any clients with disabilities in terms of making reasonable adjustments and the whole team has certainly gained a more in-depth understanding of the true definition of disability.’

Southampton-based Bascule Disability Training invests 75 per cent of its profits into providing disability awareness training programmes for pupils.

Managing director Chris Jay said: ‘It’s been a great pleasure training the staff of Compass Accountants.

‘Compass have made a big step on their journey to becoming a more inclusive business.’