WEBINAR SERIES: Understanding and


Preventing Harassment in the 


Workplace 

 


Webinar 1: Roles and Responsibilities of Organizations 
This webinar will provide the participants with an understanding of harassment, the rights and responsibilities of employers in preventing harassment, along with how best to respond to and manage harassment in the workplace.

Audience: Managers, supervisors, union representatives and anyone else who is designated to respond to complaints of harassment in their organization.
Date: April 13, 2016 
Live Webinar Time: 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. MDT
Fee: No charge
You can read more and register online for this April 13, 2016 webinar.


Webinar 2: I am Being Harassed or Witnessing Harassment. What Can I do? 
This webinar will focus on recognizing harassment and knowing what to do when an employee is being harassed or witnesses harassment in the workplace.

Audience: Employees who are experiencing or witnessing harassment in their workplace
Date: April 27, 2016 
Live Webinar Time: 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. MDT
Fee: No charge
You can read more and register online for this April 27, 2016 webinar.

 



RECORDED WEBINAR FOR FREE VIEWING: Developing and Implementing an Effective Harassment Prevention Policy in the Workplace

The webinar Developing and Implementing an Effective Harassment Prevention Policy in the Workplace, held on October 14, 2015, is available for free viewing. You will need to register in order to view the recording of the webinar.

Visit our YouTube channel or link to these specific resources:

  • Alberta Human Rights Act: an overview of concepts related to the Actand the rights and responsibilities of Albertans

  • Discrimination and the Law: a playlist of scenarios providing examples of potential discrimination under various grounds and areas protected  under the Alberta Human Rights Act
    • Lisa's Story: Area - tenancy; Grounds - source of income, family status, marital status
    • Cathy's Story: Areas - employment, job advertisements, applications and interviews; Ground - age
    • Charlie's Story: Area - employment; Grounds - religious beliefs, race
    • Indira's Story: Area - employment; Ground - gender (sexual harassment) 
    • Alice's Story: Area - employment; Grounds - physical disability, mental disability
       
  • Gender Discrimination: a playlist of scenarios providing examples of potential gender discrimination under the Alberta Human Rights Act
    • Indira's Story: Area - employment; Ground - gender (sexual harassment)
    • Marnie's Story: Area - employment; Ground - gender
    • Gina's Story: Area - employment; Ground - gender (pregnancy)
    • Bella's Story: Area - goods, services and facilities; Ground - gender (sexual harassment)

  • Human Rights Education and Multiculturalism Fund: a playlist of grant recipients share their stories.

Alberta Human Rights Commission Learning: Read more