Violence in the Workplace for Employees

Understanding Violence and Harassment


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11 - 24 $19.95/unit
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Violence in the Workplace for Employees

Today’s work environments can vary greatly in size and location; from a few people to hundreds, from an office to a construction site. However, no workplace is immune to the possibility of violence and harassment. Through this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge of violence and harassment warning signs, types of violence, and common prevention techniques.

Who Should Take Violence in the Workplace Employee Training?

Any person that works in a workplace environment that carries the risk of violence or harassment should be trained in how to recognize Violent Incidents, how to respond, and how to prevent incidents. High-Risk Professions may include, but not limited to:

  • Health Care workers
  • Social services
  • Retail
  • Police or Security services
  • Child Care Workers
  • Office Workers
  • Construction and Tradespeople

*This certificate is valid for 3 years. Individuals or employers may use their best judgment to set their own expiration period.

Average Duration: 1 Hour
Printable Certificate Upon Completion
Plastic Proof Of Training Card Available
Unlimited Exam Attempts
Accepted Across Canada
Valid for 3+ Years*
Self-Paced. Available 24/7
Live Student Support
Permanent Record of Training
User Management Tools Available

Course Outline

1. Types of Violence

After completing this course you will understand the major types of violence that are commonly found in the workplace, from criminal to domestic violence you will understand the differences between each type.

2. Triggers and Warning Signs

This course will give you a comprehensive overview of the common triggers found in the workplace that create an atmosphere of workplace violence, as well as the warning signs to look for.

3. High-Risk Workplaces

Through this course, you will learn about workplaces where violence and harassment are the most and least common. You will also learn why these workplaces are more or less susceptible to violence, as well as best practices to eliminate the risk.

4. Preventative measures

Throughout this course, you will be provided with common preventative measures for each of the types of violence that are found in the workplace.

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Depending on how many training credits you purchase, you may receive a discount. Once purchased, training credits may be used to assign training to users in your account or held for future use.

In addition to the training that you purchase, you will also have access to a number of free training management tools. These tools allow you to add and manage users in your account, distribute training courses, view training progress, print certificates, view records of training, and create customized certification reports to ensure your users are always in compliance.

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We put our team of professionals to work to build solutions that improve results, save time, relieve your budget and keep your people safe. In addition to our training programs, we also provide Consulting Services, Train The Trainer Solutions, Course Authoring, and Integration services.

Consulting Services

It is our mandate to develop plans and programs that meet the unique needs and environments where staff carry out their work on a daily basis, creating customized programs that deal with risks specifically for each situation.

Our consulting services include OHS Auditing, Safety Policy Development, Procedure Writing, Training Needs Analysis, Safety Inspections, Job Safety & Hazard Analysis, Emergency Response Planning, and Fall Prevention & Detection.

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Customize and control the learning experience of your staff or customers with our Train the Trainer offerings and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with our lifetime complimentary update service.

These packages educate new trainers on how to deliver in-person training to adult learners. Packages include Instructor Certification courses, expanded reference manuals, ready to customize classroom presentations, exam templates, certificates, and participant guides for students.

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Program Authoring

Deliver original content courses to your staff to address the unique hazards associated with your workplace.

Our team of industry leading instructional designers and subject matter experts are able to develop defensible, effective, and efficient training programs that you can deliver as elearning content, self-learning course books, reference materials for classroom teaching, or as an app that integrates with existing frameworks. Training programs can be something that is built from scratch, or modified using pre-existing course materials from our library or your own.

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