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Workplace Sexual Harassment – Why It Happens and How to Prevent It

Nov 20, 2018 (9 AM - 12 PM)


Price: $ 155.00 (regular rate)


Winnipeg, Manitoba – Best Western Plus Airport


Trainer: Heidi Grieser

Photo of Heidi Grieser, Co-founder & Director of ACHIEVE Publishing

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Heidi Grieser

Heidi is co-founder of ACHIEVE and has worked in various leadership positions within our organization, most recently as Director of ACHIEVE Publishing. In addition to working with ACHIEVE, she is active in the local community, and sits on several different boards and committees. Heidi believes that training is a conduit... Read More

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Description

Sexual Harassment is not only detrimental to the person who has been harassed, it also impacts the wellbeing of the entire workplace. This workshop presents a proactive approach for those seeking to understand and prevent sexual harassment in the workplace. Going beyond basic definitions and policies, participants will gain a better understanding of what sexual harassment is, why it happens, and how to prevent it. In addressing the root causes of sexual harassment and encouraging awareness and openness, organizations will be better equipped to assist employees who experience harassment. Participants will leave the workshop with new insights and the tools required to discuss and develop procedures for dealing with sexual harassment in the workplace.

About This Workshop

Some of the Topics Reviewed

  • What is and What is Not Sexual Harassment?
  • Costs of Sexual Harassment – Financial and Human
  • Organizational Risk Factors
  • Root Causes of Sexual Harassment
  • What to do if You are Sexually Harassed
  • What to do if You Witness Harassment
  • Prevention – Insights and Strategies
  • Engaging Leadership in Prevention
  • Considerations Around Training
  • Policies and Reporting Procedures

 

Target Audience

This is an intermediate level workshop applicable to employees and managers.

Method of Delivery

Presentation, video, personal reflection, and small group discussions.

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Details

Date:
November 20, 2018
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Trainer

Heidi Grieser

Venue

Winnipeg, Manitoba – Best Western Plus Airport
1715 Wellington Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0G1 Canada
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Phone:
204-775-9889

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Workplace Sexual Harassment (early rate expires 10-30-18)$155.00Winnipeg, MB - November 20, 2018

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Registration Information

Register Early! Seating is limited.

Children and unregistered guests are not permitted in the meeting rooms.

The Early Registration rate is available for those participants who submit both their registration form and payment 3 weeks before the workshop.

Participants will receive a spiral bound training manual and a certificate of completion.

Workshop Schedule

The workshops start at 9:00 AM and conclude around 4:00 PM. Please arrive between 8:30 and 9:00 AM on the first day to check in and receive a training manual. Regular breaks are scheduled throughout the day. Participants are on their own for lunch from noon to 1:00 PM, unless otherwise stated above. Our half day workshops start at 9:00 am and conclude at 12:00pm

Cancellation Policy

Registrations cancelled 7 or more days prior to the workshop are refundable, minus a $50.00 administrative fee. Alternatively you may receive a credit to attend a future training. Cancellations less than 7 days prior to the workshop are non-refundable. If at any time you are unable to attend, you are welcome to transfer your registration to another individual at no extra cost. In this case, please notify ACHIEVE of the name of the alternate person who will be attending.

We reserve the right to cancel workshops due to unforeseen circumstances or under-enrolment. Liability is limited to a refund of workshop fees only. Please make travel arrangements with this in mind.

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Continuing Education Credit

Workshop participants receive a certificate indicating credits awarded based on the length and completion of the workshop.  A two day workshop earns 12 Continuing Education hours, a one day workshop earns 6 hours and a half day workshop earns 3 hours.  While many associations and licensing bodies accept ACHIEVE workshops for Continuing Education Credit, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body you are requesting the credits for.