Fighting together for USS

Tackling bullying and harassment at work

This course is aimed at local reps and/or those who have a role in handling casework, branch and LA officers and health and safety reps.

Why attend this course?

Dealing with cases of harassment and bullying in the workplace is becoming an all too common task for UCU reps.

This course has been designed to support your work in handling cases of harassment and bullying by increasing your understanding of the issues and giving you the opportunity to consider the practical ways in which harassment and bullying can be tackled in your workplace.

The course will enable you to:

  • define and recognise bullying and harassment
  • understand how employment law principles and health and safety legislation apply to workplace bullying
  • develop a plan for dealing with harassment and bullying in your workplace
  • outline techniques for interviewing and representing members who witness or report bullying and harassment.
Last updated: 23 January 2015