Workplace Violence Prevention
Workplace violence is any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening disruptive behavior that occurs at the worksite. It ranges from threats and verbal abuse to physical assaults and even homicide. It can affect and involve employees, clients, customers, and visitors.
Project Managers, Supervisors, and Safety Professionals have responsibilities towards keeping the work environment free of violence.
Acts of violence and other injuries are currently the third-leading cause of fatal occupational injuries in the United States. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI), of the 5,147 fatal workplace injuries that occurred in the United States in 2017, 458 were cases of intentional injury by another person. [More...] However it manifests itself, workplace violence is a major concern for employers and employees nationwide.
The objectives of the Workplace Violence Prevention are as follows:
Knowing how to write a well-written and implemented workplace violence prevention program, combined with engineering controls, administrative controls and training can reduce the incidence of workplace violence in both the private sector and federal workplaces.
Establishing a zero-tolerance policy.
Online training on zoom
Saturday, 6 November- Sunday, 7 November 2021 7:30 PM- 9:30 PM
Friday, 12 November- Saturday, 13 November 2021 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
Introduction to Workplace Violence Prevention
Establish a Zero-Tolerance Policy
Risks of Workplace Violence
Steps to Reduce Workplace Violence
Designing and Implementing Violence Prevention Programs
Attendance is only required to pass the course.
Upon successful completion of training, attendees will receive:
Certificate: Workplace Violence Prevention
Awarding Body: International Association of Safety Professionals, North Carolina- USA
Workplace Violence Prevention Certificate is accredited internationally & nationally by:
IACET: International Association of Continuing Education and Training
ANSI: American National Standard Institute
ACTVET: Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocation Training and Education