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Total Rating(s)252
First Published
Updated11 March 2019
Expires 11 October 2021
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia

Course Overview

Bullying and harassment are endemic in our society and no matter where you work, you are likely to encounter bullies. You yourself may even occasionally bully people. This mandatory training module looks at some of the fundamental aspects of bullying and reveals information that all staff should know.

  • What bullying is, and what it is not
  • Issues relating to harassment in the workplace
  • The appropriate actions to take if these behaviours occur in your workplace
Learning Outcomes
  • Describe what bullying is… and what bullying is NOT
  • Be aware of issues relating to harassment in the workplace
  • Take appropriate action if bullying and harassment occur in your workplace
Target Audience

All staff who work in health care. Bullying and Harassment is also intended for staff commencing employment at any level in the healthcare sector.

Validation of learning

  1. A copy of an evidence-based article you have read on bullying and harassment in the workplace;
  2. Evidence that you have read relevant local state or territory legislation;
  3. Evidence that you have read the policies and procedures in your workplace.

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This material was developed by the content expert listed below. It is presented by a professional presenter.


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Dr Andrew Crowther is adjunct associate professor in nursing and the former associate head of the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Indigenous Health at Charles Sturt University. His postgraduate studio includes education, state policy and social change, and mental hospital administration. Andrew qualified in general and psychiatric nursing in the UK. His postgraduate studies include policy and social change and historical aspects of mental hospital management. Andrew has wide experience in clinical nursing, nurse management, and education. He is the author of a book for nurse managers, as well as several texts and book chapters on a variety of topics.

Learner Reviews

252 Total Rating(s)
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Marc Gleeson
13 Oct 2019

Very good course. Clear outlines and definitions with good scenarios.

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Linda Andrews
27 Sep 2019

helpful resouce

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Vicki Maree Fursey
26 Sep 2019

Good overall

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Rachel Michael
24 Sep 2019

Bullying and harassment is so prevalent and embedded in the Nursing culture.

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Bill Jackson
05 Sep 2019

Very good topic and relevant.

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Jenny Moir
01 Sep 2019

The knowledge I have gained regarding bullying and harassment in the work place has given me food for thought in my own practice and work place.

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Rupal Chanda
28 Aug 2019

It's a good resource for getting knowledge regarding what consider as a bully and what not. It also provides you knowledge how to deal when someone gets bullied.

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Julie Blake
28 Aug 2019

Great resource on knowledge with some good tips on how to recover from incidents extant have occurred.

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Linda Price
27 Aug 2019

sadly this is becoming more of then issue

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Kathleen Bevan
26 Aug 2019