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Workplace equality: Responding to sexual harassment for HR professionals

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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.


HR professionals

Tuesday 27 February 2024
Thursday 10 October 2024


Three hours

$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.


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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The Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission acknowledges that 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.

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