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Workplace equality: sexual harassment program for human resource professionals

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Overview

This program equips human resource professionals with intensive knowledge and skills to provide vital information and support to staff who may be experiencing or witnessing sexual harassment at work.

Details

Audience
HR professionals

Date
Wednesday 22 February 2023
Wednesday 25 October 2023

Time
10am–1pm

Length
Three hours

Cost
$396 (inc. GST) per person

Key learning objectives

Participants will:

  • identify what conduct amounts to sexual harassment under the Equal Opportunity Act
  • understand the impact of sexual harassment on individuals and the need for empathy
  • explore internal and external pathways for raising issues and resolving complaints
  • clarify the potential implications of the different pathways
  • practice victim-survivor centric support and response skills.

Format

Delivery mode
Live online via Zoom

This interactive and experiential workshop uses practical small group activities, including hypothetical case scenarios and practical role plays, to build participant capacity and confidence to provide information and support to colleagues who disclose experiences of sexual harassment at work. Participants will also be introduced to a range of Commission resources, including the interactive sexual harassment support and response tool.

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We are the experts in Victoria’s Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities (2006)the Equal Opportunity Act (2010) and the Change or Suppression (Conversion) Practices Prohibition Act (2021).

Our courses can help you and your organisation develop, adopt and drive leading practice on equal opportunity and human rights, and prevent discrimination.

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Address
Level 3, 204 Lygon Street Carlton Victoria 3053

General enquiries
enquiries@veohrc.vic.gov.au

Reception
1300 891 848

Enquiry line
1300 292 153 or (03) 9032 3583

Interpreters
1300 152 494

NRS Voice Relay
1300 555 727 then use 1300 292 153

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0447 526 642

The Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission acknowledge we work on the traditional lands of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation. We also work remotely and serve communities on the lands of other Traditional Custodians.

We pay our respects to their Elders past and present.