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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Upskill today and learn about how to prevent sexual harassment in the workplace and how to be an active bystander.

At Inscope Training, we have created an awareness courses that will provide you with the knowledge and skills to identify and understand what sexual harassment in the workplace is, the employer’s responsibilities, the impact of sexual harassment and how to be an active bystander.

Understand the law and your rights and ensure your small business is compliant with this 100% online Sexual Harassment Awareness Course. Begin this course at no cost and only pay upon completion.

  • Certificate emailed immediately upon completion
  • Absolutely no paperwork
  • Packages of two or more course tailored to your requirements

For Individuals:

  • To ensure that they remain safe
  • Wanting to make sure their skills and knowledge are current and up to date with the latest industry standards

For Businesses:

  • Needing to ensure staff are appropriately trained as required by SafeWork Australia.
  • That want a simple and easy way to manage staff courses with a company account (simple invoicing, access to staff certificates and personalised training page)
  • Choose a Corporate or Trades version of the course.
  • We offer additional extras to assist small businesses to be compliant including a draft Sexual Harassment Policy and a yearly checklist.

This course is divided into the following parts:

  • Part 1: Sexual Harassment and the law
    • What is sexual harassment
    • Sexual harassment location
    • Relationships in the workplace
    • Employers legal liability for sexual harassment
    • Employers responsibility
  • Part 2: Impact of sexual harassment in the workplace
    • Effect of sexual harassment
    • Being an active bystander

Is this course accredited?

No, this is an awareness course only.

Will I get a licence when I complete this course?

No, this course has no licensed outcome, but you will receive a Statement of Completion.

Where can I get more information about sexual harassment in Australia?

For businesses:

Australian Human Rights Commission. (2014) Ending workplace sexual harassment: A resource for small, medium and large employers. https://humanrights.gov.au/our-work/sex-discrimination/publications/ending-workplace-sexual-harassment-resource-small-medium

Moyle, S. (n.d.). Australian Institute of Company Directors: A director’s guide to preventing and responding to sexual harassment at work. http://www.companydirectors.com.au/wshdirectortool

Safe work Australia. (2021). Preventing workplace sexual harassment: National guidance material. https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/preventing-workplace-sexual-harassment-guide

Safe work Australia. (n.d.). Preventing workplace sexual harassment – guidance for small business. https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/preventing-workplace-sexual-harassment-guidance-small-business

For individuals:

General information and advice is available at these national websites:

Australian Human Rights Commission. (2002).Getting to know the Sex Discrimination Act: A guide for young women (2002). https://humanrights.gov.au/our-work/sex-discrimination/publications/getting-know-sex-discrimination-act-guide-young-women-2002

Australian Human Rights Commission. (2014). Recognising and responding to sexual harassment in the workplace: Information for employees. https://humanrights.gov.au/our-work/sex-discrimination/publications/recognising-and-responding-sexual-harassment-workplace?_ga=2.113621443.591678925.1596065528-1745052300.1583372431

Safe Work Australia. (n.d.). Workplace sexual harassment – advice for workers. https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/doc/workplace-sexual-harassment-advice-workers

State specific information:

Safework ACT. (n.d.). Work-related bullying. https://www.worksafe.act.gov.au/health-and-safety-portal/notify-worksafe/work-related-bullying

Safework NSW. (2021). Sexual harassment. https://www.safework.nsw.gov.au/hazards-a-z/sexual-harassment

Safework QLD. (2020). Bullying. https://www.worksafe.qld.gov.au/safety-and-prevention/mental-health/Psychosocial-hazards-and-factors/bullying

Safework SA. (n.d.). Sexual harassment. https://www.safework.sa.gov.au/workers/health-and-wellbeing/sexual-harassment

Safework TAS. (2021). Sexual harassment. https://worksafe.tas.gov.au/topics/Health-and-Safety/hazards-and-solutions-a-z/hazards-and-solutions-a-z-pages/s/sexual-harassment

Safework VIC. (2021). Work-related sexual harassment. https://www.worksafe.vic.gov.au/sexual-harassment

Safework WA. (2021). Sexual harassment is workplace violence. https://www.wa.gov.au/government/announcements/sexual-harassment-workplace-violence

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$44 (Includes GST)


30 minutes


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A Statement of Completion will be emailed on successful completion of this course.