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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

CPD Approved

Sexual harassment is unwanted conduct of a sexual nature. Experiencing sexual harassment can be one of the most difficult situations a worker can face, however it should not be happening and all workers are protected by law from sexual harassment.

Handling accusations of sexual harassment can be difficult, and if not done correctly can lead to the company being held liable along with the perpetrator of the harassment.

Course Description

This course will start by defining sexual harassment and explaining how protection comes from both employment law and criminal law. You’ll see from workplace statistics how widespread and serious the problem is, and how the management response to concerns raised is often poor or non-existent. It also addresses how allegations should be handled, explains the importance of having clear and robust policies and the role line managers tend to take when it comes to dealing with these situations. The course also coves investigation from the employer’s perspective, the role of employment tribunals, and concludes with some case studies that will give further insight into what constitutes harassment and the outcome of cases where the businesses did not act appropriately to deal with this behaviour.

Target Audience

This Online Sexual Harassment in the Workplace E-Learning course is aimed at employees in management or leadership positions that need to be confident in their knowledge of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace from fellow employees. It is also good for all employees to be aware sexual harassment in the Workplace and their roles and responsibilities in preventing it happening.

Advantages

This Sexual Harassment in the Workplace course allows leaders and managers to feel confident that they are managing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace within the context of employment, harassment and discrimination law.

CPD approval means that this course can be used in the future by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

Online training is flexible, efficient, and cost-effective, meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 1 What is Sexual Harassment? 70
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 2 Examples and Research 70
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 3 Dealing With A Complaint 70
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 4 Policies and The Role of The Line Manager 70
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 5 Handling Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 70
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 6 The Law and Sexual Harassment 70
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace 7 Case Studies 70

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration:

55 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

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