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Total Rating(s)268
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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Andrew Crowther

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. See Educator Profile

Learner Reviews

268 Total Rating(s)
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20 Jan 2020

Bullying and Harassment is not acceptable in the workplace and even outside the workplace. In this case, I have adopted a very good criteria and knowledge to perform my duties as carer.

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Raelene Fenech
18 Jan 2020

it was up to date with its knowledge

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18 Jan 2020

Very informative and engaging

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Maxcine STONE
16 Jan 2020

Great recourse.

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Shaveta Shaveta
15 Jan 2020

Excellent knowledge

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06 Jan 2020

A good overall summary of the topic

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Greg Davis
16 Dec 2019

Good to revisit this and ensure that knowledge is up to date.

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Gagandeep kour
15 Dec 2019


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Louise palmer
12 Dec 2019

Interesting but makes it sound easier to solve the problem of bullying in the workplace than is possible.

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Roxanne Saltmarsh
24 Nov 2019

Great training and very interesting topic.