15 min

Whistleblower Rights and Protections Course

In just 15 minutes, learn about everything you need to know about Whistleblower Rights and Protections, including the definition of whistleblowing and the legal protections available to whistleblowers.

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Legally Endorsed Whistleblower Rights
and Protections ​Online Training Course

Australia & New Zealand

When organisations support whistleblower reporting, they declare zero tolerance for misconduct and pledge to safeguard whistleblowers. Every individual deserves a safe workplace environment.

Did you know these facts about ‘blowing the whistle’?

  • Only one out of three people who witness serious wrongdoing report it.
  • 73% of whistleblowers initially raised concerns with their immediate supervisor.
  • The top reports often involve corporate disclosures, fraud, and manipulation.

Whistleblower Rights Course Overview

This online whistleblower rights and protections course is designed to help employees, contractors, and volunteers recognise and report misconduct and harmful behaviour. It aims to encourage individuals to voice their concerns and educate them on their rights and protections when they do so.

This online course on whistleblower rights and protections complies with the laws of all states and territories in Australia and New Zealand. It is regularly updated to reflect current legislation and was developed in partnership with Mills Oakley Law Firm for Australia and Simpson Grierson for New Zealand.

Target audience

Whistleblower training is designed to equip all individuals, including employees, contractors, and volunteers, with the knowledge and skills to report improper conduct securely and effectively within the organisation.

Topics covered

  • Understanding whistleblowing
  • Types of activities to report
  • How to make a disclosure
  • Protections for whistleblowers
  • How to promote a whistleblowing culture

Learner experience

This online whistleblower rights and protections course is easy to use and understand. It's available through the Sentrient online compliance system, HRMS, and your existing learning management system. The course includes case studies and interactive activities to help learners understand their rights and protections when reporting misconduct.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this whistleblower rights and protections course, your employees, contractors, and volunteers will:

  • Learn what whistleblowing involves
  • Understand what types of conduct should be reported
  • Know how to identify and report misconduct and harmful behaviour
  • Be informed about the protections available to whistleblowers
  • Recognise that promoting whistleblowing is a shared responsibility

Business outcomes

After your team completes this online whistleblower course, you can expect these benefits:

  • Help prevent misconduct, dishonesty, and illegal activities.
  • Ensure that wrongdoings are reported promptly.
  • Empower everyone to partake in ethical decision-making.
  • Fulfil your legal responsibilities related to whistleblowing.
  • Improve trust among colleagues, customers, suppliers, and the community.

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