Business services

Get training, consultancy and products from RNIB to support your business. You can make a real difference to blind and partially sighted people in your work with the help of our services.

The RNIB Business web pages offer full information on training, consultancy and products to support your business.

RNIB has a track record of working with businesses across all sectors, both in the UK and internationally, to develop innovative products, deliver both generic and customised training solutions and provide consultancy services to help support people with disabilities. You will find us associated with the biggest bluechip companies around the world working to ensure basic infrastructure like operating systems or the environment is accessible, through to the smallest specialist agencies building products for the disability market.

Within the UK there are over 2 million people living with sight loss and over 11 million people who are living with a disability that affects their everyday life. Supporting these needs means creating accessible information, understanding workplace requirements and providing products and services that help people who live with a disability to live a normal life.

RNIB Business offers a range of services to help you increase your business, including training, consultancy, assistance for development projects and technology support.

To find out more visit our dedicated RNIB Business web pages, or talk to one of our team please call on 01733 375 370, or via email businesslink@rnib.org.uk

Free advice and support

We offer free guidance for any professionals on:

We also offer specific advice, support and networking for:

Visual Impairment Awareness courses

Our courses raise individuals’ understanding of sight loss and give advice on effectively supporting customers and employees with sight loss.
 
You'll gain understanding of:
  • Main eye conditions and how they affect people
  • Emotional impact of sight loss
  • How to safely guide a person with a visual impairment
  • Appropriate language and effective communication
  • Reasonable adjustments in compliance with the Equality Act 2010
  • The importance of eye health care
  • How the built environment can enable or disable people.

Upcoming courses

To view our upcoming courses across the UK are outlined in the PDF below:

RNIB Accessibility Awareness Training Courses

RNIB offer two courses for external clients:

1)   Visual Awareness Training

2)   Pan Disability Awareness training 

The training is suitable for those wanting to gain a better understanding of how to support people with disabilities and is available for both individuals and corporations.

Find out more information and book:


Open courses


Corporate courses

E Learning

Our online platform offers practical skills which can be implemented immediately, increasing skill levels, boosting confidence and maintaining your organisations competitive edge.

 

RNIB Business

RNIB Business is dedicated to developing and delivering accessibility solutions for business, including training, consultancy, assistance for development projects and technology support.

Find out more about RNIB Business