Department for Transport: Training

Department for Transport written question – answered on 7th September 2020.

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Photo of Neil O'Brien Neil O'Brien Conservative, Harborough

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many staff in his Department have undertaken unconscious bias training in each of the last five years.

Photo of Chris Heaton-Harris Chris Heaton-Harris Minister of State (Department for Transport)

  • Over the last five years, at least 9,976 members of staff have completed unconscious bias training in DfT including its Executive Agencies. This is set out in the attached table.

  • Figures for each Agency in the last five years is set out in the attached table

  • Where data is not available, this is due to the Civil Service Learning Privacy Notice stating that management information will be retained by the Cabinet Office for no more than three financial years. Data may be retained by individual Department’s for the purposes of reporting beyond this period.

  • Where data has not been provided within the last three years (e.g DVLA, 2018-2019), this is due to data being unavailable as a result of changes to the learning system where records have not been transferred.

Table of DfT staff - Unconscious bias training (docx, 18.8KB)

Table of agency staff - Unconscious bias training (docx, 20.0KB)

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