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Violence in the Workplace: Establish a Prevention Program

Violence in the Workplace: Establish a Prevention Program

This course introduces managers, supervisors and employees to the key components of an effective workplace violence prevention program.

Duration: 1.5 Hours
Price per person: $64.00

Overview

Workplace violence is a serious issue that affects all business sectors and occupations.It affects the safety and security of every employee and employer. It claims a high personal cost from the emotional trauma and physical injury experienced by the victims, their family and co-workers. It also brings a high cost to employers in terms of public image, increased absenteeism, lost productivity, high employee turnover, and increased insurance/compensation costs.

Identify requirements for implementing a workplace violence prevention program, including violence hazards assessment, prevention, incidents reporting and response procedures.

This course introduces managers, supervisors and employees to the key components of an effective workplace violence prevention program, providing them with knowledge and tools to take action to eliminate or minimize the potential for workplace violence.

What topics will be covered?
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  • Defining workplace violence
  • Legal obligations
  • Workplace violence prevention policy
  • Hazard assessment
  • Developing preventive measures
  • Reporting and investigating
  • Emergency response planning
  • Victim assistance
  • Incident follow-up
  • Training and education
What are the benefits?
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Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand what workplace violence is
  • Identify the components of a workplace violence prevention policy
  • Identify requirements for implementing and maintaining a workplace violence prevention program
  • Assess your workplace for violence hazards
  • Identify violence prevention measures
  • Identify incidents of workplace violence
  • Recognize workplace violence response procedures
Who is this recommended for?
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Managers, supervisors and workers involved in the development or implementation of a workplace violence prevention policy.

How can training be delivered?
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This course is delivered as an on-line e-learning course. All you need is a computer, access to the Internet - and you are ready to go! This e-learning course is designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your own convenience.

Content for this course was developed by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS), and reviewed by labour, employer and government representatives to ensure a balanced perspective.

Also available in French.

Group Discounts
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The cost is based on the total number of seats purchased. Multi-seat pricing is based on the single user seat price with the following volume discounts applied:

Total Seats
Discount
100 - 499
25%
100 - 499
50%
1000+ 
80%


This course is also available in French

Item Number: EVIPP-P0388EN