This 90-minute virtual session explores the big and pressing issue of combatting sexual harassment in the workplace: what is it, how to identify it, and what to do about it if you witness inappropriate behaviour. The topic will be brought alive using a number of typical scenarios, and you will also explore the global context, considering the impact of diversity & cultural differences, multiple generations in the workplace, and social media. You will also have the opportunity to practice how you might respond to sexual harassment from different perspectives.

This short session is suitable for anyone who is concerned about the potential impact of sexual harassment in their workplace and wants to know how to respond to it appropriately.

By the end of this session, you will be able to:

  • Define what sexual harassment is and is not
  • Identify behaviours that do/do not constitute sexual harassment
  • Describe the global view on sexual harassment
  • Identify specific steps to take