Overcoming Ageism through an Intergenerational Lens


Generations Working Together recognise the negative narrative which exists around ageing. This year’s pandemic has seen an increase in ageism with the media pitting the younger and older generations against each other. With your help we would like to tackle discrimination in all forms of ageism.

This free course, is the second in a series, which provides an opportunity for people of all ages to investigate relationships between intergenerational practice and ageism.

Duration – 3 – 4 hours
Cost: Free to members
To become a member, click here.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe and explain what determines ageism.
  • Demonstrate how to address ageist attitudes.
  • Identify tools and activities which will contribute to combating ageism in everyday life.
  • Apply knowledge and feel more confident in interacting skilfully and effectively with different generations to challenge negative and promote positive influences of ageism.

Please note once you click the link below to register you will be taken to our Moodle training platform which is separate from the GWT website where you will be asked to create another sign in profile.

Please remember your username and password as this is how you will be able to log in and out of the platform. It may be easier for you if you are new to GWT to use the same username and password.

To start this course, sign up for an account (if it’s your first time) or log in to our elearning platform here.