Bullying in the Workplace

Course Content

Often ignored by employers, workplace bullying is a growing problem. Bullying is now four times more common than illegal discrimination and harassment, and has devastating long-term effects on both the workforce and on the employer’s bottom line. Still, many managers don’t know how to spot or handle bullying, and most employees don’t know how to prevent becoming a victim of bullying.

Course Purpose
This course trains managers and employees in recognizing and preventing workplace bullying. In this course, workplace bullying is defined, its effect on the workplace is outlined, and the types of bullies and reasons for bullying are examined. Finally, the course provides practical tips for dealing with bullying and for maintaining a bully-free environment.

Audience: all employees

Duration: 30 mins