Sexual harassment in the workplace - 19 November 2019

Event Details

Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 -
09:00 to 13:00
Venue: 
Best Western Brook Hotel, Norwich
Member Rate: 

£110

Non-Member Rate: 

£110

Your workplace should be somewhere your staff feel valued, safe and treated with dignity and respect. However, recent statistics and media coverage report sexual harassment in the workplace is a widespread problem.

This event has been designed to help you engage with your workforce and raise awareness of the issue. It will also provide you with the necessary skills to address a situation should one arise.

Business need

Your workforce cannot be at their best if they are working in fear of harassment or bullying. Such fear can lead to poor productivity, absence and low morale. With the added potential risk of an employment tribunal, it can also be costly in terms of finance, reputation and employee engagement. This event will provide you with valuable information on what constitutes harassment, how to recognise it, the relevant law and the views of tribunals. We will give you the knowledge and skills to engage with your workforce and demonstrate zero tolerance of unacceptable behaviour, enabling you to enhance the workplace culture within your organisation. All delegates will receive an electronic certificate of attendance for their participation in the training.

Suitable For Delegates from all sectors of industry including: managers, supervisors, team leaders, HR professionals, business owners, Trade Union representatives, employee representatives and individuals who wish enhance their CPD.

Programme

This event will cover:

  • What is sexual harassment/sex-based harassment?
  • What the law says
  • Employer liability
  • How to encourage reporting
  • How to handle a complaint of sexual harassment
  • Developing a sexual harassment policy
  • Actions for employers including

Audit of sexual harassment claims

The bystander effect

 

Venue Best Western Brook Hotel Date 19/11/2019 Time 09:15 - 13:00 Price £110.00 per person Please note our training events are VAT exempt 

Please call Acas on 0300 123 1150 or email events@acas.org.uk .

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