This Harassment Prevention Training for Supervisors online training course will give employers and supervisors in California a greater understanding of harassment and illegal discrimination, how they can be prevented, and processes to follow when a complaint is made. California law requires organizations with 50 or more employees to provide two hours of mandatory sexual harassment training for managers and supervisors. Harassment and illegal discrimination are damaging to organizations, employees, and society at large.
The law defines harassment as disrespectful or unprofessional conduct, including disrespectful or unprofessional conduct based on any of the protected characteristics listed below. Harassment can be verbal (such as slurs, jokes, insults, epithets, gestures, or teasing), visual (such as the posting or distribution of offensive posters, symbols, cartoons, drawings, computer displays, or emails), or physical conduct (such as physically threatening another person, blocking someone’s way, making physical contact in an unwelcome manner, etc.).
This online training course is AB1825 compliant.
Course Learning Objectives
By taking this online Harassment Prevention Training for Supervisors course, the user will learn to:
- Explain why it is important to maintain a mutually respectful and harassment-free workplace
- Define illegal discrimination, harassment, sexual harassment, and retaliation, drawing on statutory and case law definitions
- Recognize types of harassment and illegal discrimination and behaviors that may be considered abusive inappropriate and/or unlawful
- Utilize strategies to prevent sexual harassment in the workplace
- Identify the rights and responsibilities of employers, supervisors, and employees in addressing and preventing workplace harassment
- Recall practical examples of harassment, discrimination, and retaliation
- Describe what to do if you experience, receive a complaint of, or observe inappropriate and/or unlawful behavior, including the role of confidentiality in the investigation
- Understand the remedies available to victims
- Identify abusive conduct and its effects on employees and employers
This online Harassment Prevention Training for Supervisors course consists of the following sections:
- Defining Harassment and Discrimination
- Laws and Regulations
- What is Sexual Harassment?
- Recognizing Harassment and Discrimination
- Accommodation and Retaliation
- Who is Responsible for Preventing Harassment?
- Handling Complaints
This Harassment Prevention Training for Supervisors [California] (AB1825) online sexual harassment training course is designed for California supervisors.
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