Workplace Violence in the Canadian Federal Jurisdiction: Establish a Prevention Program (Z066)


Type: Online
Duration: 01:00 hours
Status: Active

Workplace violence affects all business sectors and occupations as well as the safety 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. Public image, increased absenteeism, lost productivity, high employee turnover, and increased insurance/compensation costs are other consequences. This course introduces the key components of an effective workplace violence prevention program. Participants will learn about tools to eliminate or minimize the potential for workplace violence.

Topics include:

  • scope and prevention of workplace violence, including harassment, training and education
  • legal obligations
  • hazard assessment, reporting, investigating and emergency response planning
  • victim assistance and incident follow-up
More about this course
  • Topics: Government priorities; Respectful and inclusive workplace
  • Community: Employees
  • Business line: Respectful and Inclusive Workplace
  • Provider: Government of Canada

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