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Preventing Harassment in the Global Workplace: Manager Edition (W012)


Type: Online
Duration: 00:30 hours
Status: Archived

Managers play a vital role in supporting organizational efforts to create a workplace that prevents harassment, intimidation, and other hostile or otherwise uncivil behaviours. This online self-paced course explains why it is important for an organization to foster a respectful work environment, and presents strategies for addressing inappropriate behaviours in the workplace. Participants will learn the importance of modelling respect, civility and inclusion in the workplace, and how to recognize inappropriate workplace behaviour and intervene appropriately if an employee is behaving disrespectfully.

Topics include:

  • recognizing and dealing with different types of disrespectful behaviour in the workplace
  • modelling respectful behaviour as a manager
  • handling formal complaints of harassment or misconduct respectfully
  • creating and sustaining a respectful workplace


The course materials and content are for informational purposes only. They do not constitute legal advice and may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein or in the course materials shall be construed as professional advice for any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with legal statutes or statutory instruments. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking independent legal advice.

Subject-matter support for this course was provided by the Potomac Law Group, PLLC.

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More about this course
  • Topics: Career development; Government priorities; Personal and team development; Personal development; Respectful and inclusive workplace
  • Community: Directors; Employees; Executives; Managers; Supervisors
  • Business line: Respectful and Inclusive Workplace
  • Provider: Skillsoft

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