This Violence in the Workplace: Awareness online training course explores Workplace violence.
We all like to think of ourselves as being safe and secure while at work, protected from all forms of violence and aggression. However, wherever people interact, there is potential for violence. Workplace violence is an increasing concern for all Canadians. Workplace violence is a serious issue that affects all business sectors and occupations. It affects the safety and security of every employee and employer. It claims a high personal cost in terms of the emotional trauma and physical injury experienced by the victims, their families, and co-workers.
The course was developed by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS).
Course Learning Objectives
By taking this online Violence in the Workplace: Awareness course, the user will learn about:
- Public image
- Increased absenteeism
- Lost productivity
- High employee turnover
- Increased insurance/compensation costs
This online Violence in the Workplace course is made up of the following sections:
- Ask a Question
- What is Workplace Violence?
- Sources of Workplace Violence
- Preventing Workplace Violence
This Violence in the Workplace online training course was designed for managers, supervisors, and employees involved in the development or implementation of a workplace violence prevention policy.
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