Workplace Harassment

Harassment can be based on a variety of factors such as race, sex, and disability. Experiencing an uncomfortable situation in the workplace may be more than an unpleasant event; it may be against the law. This alone is what makes this topic very important for every organization.

 

Online Course

R499.00

Workplace Harassment – Course Outline:

Our Workplace Harassment workshop will give participants the tools to recognize harassment when it occurs. It will help them understand their rights and responsibilities, and create a safe environment for all. Through this workshop your participants will recognize that it is necessary for everyone to identify harassment and exercise anti-harassment policies.

Module One: Getting Started

  • Icebreaker
  • Housekeeping Items
  • The Parking Lot
  • Workshop Objectives

Module Two: The Background

  • The Law
  • Identifying Harassment
  • Anti-Harassment Policies

Module Three: Developing an Anti-Harassment Policy

  • Anti-Harassment Policy: What Should Be Covered
  • How Model Policies Work
  • Steps to a Healthy Work Place
  • Educating Employees

Module Four: Policies in the Workplace

  • Anti-Harassment Policy Statements
  • Employee’s Rights and Responsibilities
  • Employer’s Rights and Responsibilities

Module Five: Proper Procedures in the Workplace

  • If You are Being Harassed
  • If You are Accused of Harassing
  • The Investigation
  • Remedies

Module Six: False Allegations

  • How to Address the Situation
  • Confidentiality
  • Monitoring the Situation
  • Retaliation
  • Appeals

Module Seven: Other Options

  • Union Grievance Procedures
  • Mediation: Getting Help from Outside Organization

Module Eight: Sexual Harassment

  • Defining Sexual Harassment
  • Elements of Harassment
  • Common Scenarios

Module Nine: Mediation

  • What is Mediation?
  • Deciding if it is Right
  • How to Implement

Module Ten: Conflict Resolution

  • How to Resolve the Situation
  • Seeing Both Sides
  • Deciding the Consequence

Module Eleven: The Aftermath

  • How to Move On
  • Monitoring the Situation
  • Learning from Mistakes

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
  • Review of Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned
  • Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations

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