15 min

Occupational Violence and Aggression Training

In just 15 minutes, this occupational violence and aggression online course will help you identify, confront, and reduce instances of occupational violence and aggression in the workplace.

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Legally Endorsed Occupational Violence and Aggression
​Online Training Course

Australia & New Zealand

Work-related violence encompasses situations where individuals are subjected to abuse, threats, or physical assault within the context of their employment.

Did you know these facts about occupational violence and aggression?

  • Employers are legally obligated to provide a safe workplace for their staff as per the OHS Act.
  • Exposure to or directly experiencing violence can result in physical and psychological injuries.
  • Managing psychological well-being and safety in the workplace is crucial for OHS risk management.

Occupational Violence and Aggression Course Overview

The online training course on occupational violence and aggression is designed to comply with the law and is regularly updated to ensure alignment with legislation in all states and territories across Australia and New Zealand.

This course was developed in partnership with Mills Oakley Law Firm for Australia and Simpson Grierson Law Firm for New Zealand to provide comprehensive legal insights and expertise.

Target audience

This training on occupational violence and aggression is appropriate for everyone, including employees, contractors, and volunteers.

Topics covered

  • Understanding what occupational violence and aggression entail.
  • Exploring the effects of violence in the workplace.
  • Recognising the hazards and risks associated with work-related violence.
  • Learning how to respond to violence and aggression in the workplace.
  • Contributing to maintaining a safe physical and psychological environment.

Learner experience

This online course on occupational violence and aggression is user-friendly and accessible through various platforms, including Sentrient online workplace compliance system, HRMS, or an LMS. After completing the course, there will be a brief online assessment and a commitment to promoting a safe workplace environment.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course on occupational violence and aggression, your employees, contractors, and volunteers will:

  • Know what occupational violence and aggression are.
  • Grasp the effects of workplace violence.
  • Recognise the dangers and risks linked to occupational violence.
  • Learn how to react to instances of violence and aggression at work.
  • Play a part in maintaining a safe physical and psychological work setting.

Business outcomes

After completing this online course on work-related violence, your team will enjoy these advantages:

  • Enhanced awareness of the risks linked to occupational violence and aggression.
  • Decreased likelihood of encountering work-related violence and aggression.
  • Lowered chances of experiencing physical or psychological harm due to such incidents.
  • Advancement of a secure physical and psychological work atmosphere.
  • Provision of a healthy and safe workplace for everyone.

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