Making Waves – training & consultancy was established in 2004 by Ann Khambatta and are specialists in diversity, equality and human rights training and consultancy for trustees, volunteers, staff and council members in the private, public and voluntary sector.

Our services are informed by an indepth knowledge and understanding of equality, diversity and human rights gained through years of professional practice in voluntary and public sector settings and through developing community initiatives in London, Manchester, Bournemouth, Poole and Dorset.

Training & Consultancy

balanceMaking Waves are specialists in diversity, equality and human rights training for trustees, volunteers, staff and council members at all levels.

Making Waves provides innovative approaches and training sessions that improve individual effectiveness and team performance. We design and deliver cost effective, face-to-face training, facilitation and consultancy for public sector organisations, private business and the voluntary sector.

All sessions aim to be interactive and offer a chance for a variety of groupwork and presentation styles and include recent legislative changes, theory and good practice.

NEW – DVD Course 

Equality, Dignity and Human Rights for healthcare professionals

CODE UK has launched a new DVD course Equality, Dignity and Human Rights Equality DVDfor healthcare professionals. Presented by Making Waves, Ann Khambatta, the course is aimed at all health professionals working within primary care settings.
The course aims to increase the awareness and understanding of the way equality, dignity and human rights combine to meet the needs of those delivering and receiving primary care services.

The course also provides two hours of CPD and certificates for four people.   £130.00 excl. VAT
Available from: http://codemarket.co.uk/catalogue/training-courses/equality-dignity-and-human-rights


Other Making Waves training courses available:

NEW for 2015 – Equality & Human Rights for School Staff – 1/2 day session

One Day Sessions

  • Diversity Essentials
  • Equality, Dignity & Human Rights in Adult Social Care
  • Equality & Human Rights Issues – Working with Children & Young People
  • Management Essentials

Half Day Sessions

  • NEW – Equality & Human Rights for School Staff
  • Equality, Diversity & Community Awareness 
  • Equality & Human Rights Refresher for Managers in Adult and Children’s Social Care
  • Diversity & Equality Refresher for Foster Carers



Making Waves can also develop programmes to meet the needs and the availability of your staff and organisation.

We can devise programmes which cover topics at an introductory and general level or which examine and explore issues in greater depth.

Past and present clients have included: Bournemouth Borough Council, Bournemouth Council for Voluntary Service, Dorset County Council, Kingsleigh Primary School, Pinebeach Care Home.