Ensuring your violence and harassment policies and programs are in place and effective, is more important than ever! Learn more about situational awareness and de-escalation techniques, and how to recognize situations that may put workers and managers in harm's way.
Workplace violence and harassment policies have been a requirement in the workplace, for over 10 years. In our current landscape, many workers are now experiencing an increase in verbal abuse, threats of violence, sexual harassment, and racism from customers and sometimes from other staff. This half-day workshop will provide an overview of related legislative requirements and help you to understand why it is more important than ever, that violence and harassment policies and programs are in place and effective.
This workshop also helps you:
When workplace hazards are identified, assessed and properly controlled, it will help employers minimize chance of harm or exposure to violence and harassment, reduce overall risk and costs, and maximize productivity.
This course is delivered in a public classroom, either in-person and/or virtually.
Private delivery is available for employees in your workplace, either in-person or virtually. Please contact Customer Care at 905 614 1400 or 1 877 494 WSPS (9777) for more information about private training options.
Virtual Training is currently available in English only.
Please note that a webcam is mandatory for participation in the virtual classroom.
Participant requirements for virtual include a webcam, capable hardware, software & internet. Virtual sessions will be delivered using the Adobe Connect platform, supported on all major web browsers.
Please view the frequently asked questions for more details on training delivery.