Dealing with sexual harassment in the workplace course

Dealing with sexual harassment in the workplace: 13 March 2019, London

This course is aimed at branch reps who may be dealing with individual harassment/sexual harassment cases, negotiating around policies that protect members or wish to challenge harassment, in particular sexual harassment more broadly in the workplace.

Start date: 13 March 2019
Duration: 1 day
(09:30 to 16:30)
Location: London

This course is aimed at branch reps who may be dealing with individual harassment cases, negotiating around policies that protect members or wish to challenge harassment, in particular sexual harassment more broadly in the workplace.

The course will cover the following;

·       Legislation covering harassment

·       UCU women's sexual harassment survey

·       Harassing and sexually harassing behaviour, impact, and barriers

·       Policies and procedures for dealing with harassment

·       Handling harassment cases

·       Challenging harassment in the workplace

·       Involving members

·       Organising around equality

There is no requirement to have attended any UCU reps training prior to this course however, an understanding of your local branch bargaining machinery will be an advantage. If you are a new rep and would like to attend this course please contact your branch chair or secretary to discuss how your branch negotiates policy with the employer.