Workplace Violence Awareness & Prevention

Uniquely powerful, engaging, high impact video-based training for the Canadian workplace!

Course Overview

Many incidents can be prevented if a workforce is knowledgeable, watchful, and committed to creating a safe workplace community. This straight-talking, information-packed, practical and personal Workplace Violence Awareness and Prevention online course will provide the information needed to build the necessary community within your organization.

Following the presentation of key information, learners will watch a riveting, realistic scene in which a troubled male employee, who has alarmed his co-workers, is confronted by his female supervisor. She does some things right – and some things crucially wrong. Each scene is explored, issue by issue, to drive home the message that awareness is critical and to detail the steps for prevention and response. This course is ideal for both supervisors and employees.

Course Preview

Topics Covered

  • What is workplace violence?
  • Types of workplace violence
  • High risk employment
  • Common obstacles to taking action
  • Warning signs
  • Violence prevention tips
  • Supervisor action items
  • Tips for preventing escalation
  • Incident Prevention

Available Formats

Online Training

Course duration: Approximately 45 Minutes

Assessment: Testing conducted at the end of the course reinforces understanding and retention. A mark of 80% must be achieved to receive a certificate of completion. Learners can repeat twice if pass mark not achieved.

Certificate of Completion: Certificates are available to download and print.

Universally Compatible: Uses standards that allows playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets.

Live interactive training at your workplace

Program format and elements
  • Interactive subject matter overview
  • Performance by instructor/actors of entertaining scripted episodes
  • Audience interaction and involvement during scenes
  • Interactive discussion after each scene
  • Interactive skill-building exercises
  • Custom handouts