Discrimination & Sexual Harassment Prevention Training for Supervisors

Harrassment training for managers that takes a fresh approach to preventing discrimination and sexual harassment in the workplace. 

This Training Course Covers

  • Sexual Harassment In the Workplace
  • Bystander Intervention Techniques
  • Discrimination & Bias
  • Sexual Harassment Prevention
  • Protected Categories of Workers
  • Leading Workplace Resistant to Harassment
  • Retaliation

Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Prevention Training For Managers

The most effective way to prevent sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace is to empower your supervisors.

Discrimination and sexual harrassment training for managers gives supervisors the tools they need to identify warning signs and follow the proper protocols to build a workplace culture that doesn’t tolerate any form of harassment and/or discrimination.

EVERFI's workplace sexual harassment and discrimination training for supervisors complies with state-mandated workplace harassment training requirements like AB 2053, SB396, SB1343, the stop sexual harassment in NYC Law and all other related laws in the U.S. 

Check out our interactive state map for details on enacted discrimination and harrassment legislation that applies to your organization. 

The Highlights of Discrimination & Sexual Harassment Prevention Training for Supervisors

  • Bite-sized content in short sequences to promote learning and reflection 
  • Teach leadership’s role in building workplaces that are resistant to harassment and discrimination 
  • Responsive design allows for flexible delivery across desktop or mobile devices
  • Real-to-life examples featuring realistic work scenarios 
  • Interactive “knowledge checks” and quizzes to keep employees engaged

Topics of Our Discrimination & Sexual Harassment Training Course for Supervisors

Building Positive Workplace Cultures
Emphasizes the role culture plays in cultivating a productive and professional workplace.

Recognizing Discrimination
Identifies discriminatory conduct, through realistic examples, especially in situations of hiring, firing, management, and promotions.

Recognizing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Prepares supervisors to intervene and report misconduct when they witness or hear of sexual harassment.

Taking Action Against Retaliation
Teaches supervisors how they can model appropriate behavior and addresses their legal obligations to take action when they encounter retaliation.

Discrimination & Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Frequently Asked Questions

How to Reduce Risk of a Workplace Incident

To reduce the risk of a workplace sexual harassment incident, organizations can take several steps:

  1. Develop and implement clear policies: Develop and implement clear policies that define sexual harassment, provide examples of prohibited conduct, and explain the complaint and investigation process.
  2. Provide training: Provide training to all employees on sexual harassment, including what it is, how to recognize it, and how to report it. This training should also cover bystander intervention and the importance of speaking up when witnessing or experiencing harassment.
  3. Encourage reporting: Encourage employees to report any incidents of sexual harassment without fear of retaliation. Ensure that employees know how to make a report and that the process is accessible and confidential.
  4. Respond promptly and effectively: Respond promptly and effectively to reports of sexual harassment by conducting a thorough investigation and taking appropriate disciplinary action if necessary.
  5. Foster a respectful workplace culture: Foster a respectful workplace culture by promoting diversity and inclusion, providing opportunities for feedback and open communication, and addressing any inappropriate behavior promptly and effectively.

Who Needs to Comply with Sexual Harassment Training?

The requirement for sexual harassment training varies depending on the location and type of organization. However, in general, many organizations are required to provide sexual harassment training to their employees. For example:

  1. Employers with a certain number of employees: In some jurisdictions, employers with a certain number of employees are required to provide sexual harassment training to their employees. The number of employees required to trigger this requirement varies by jurisdiction.
  2. State and local government agencies: State and local government agencies are often required to provide sexual harassment training to their employees.
  3. Companies that do business with the government: Companies that do business with the government may be required to provide sexual harassment training to their employees as a condition of doing business.
  4. Professional organizations: Many professional organizations, such as those in the legal, medical, or educational fields, require their members to complete sexual harassment training as part of their professional development.
  5. Businesses with a sexual harassment policy: Even if not required by law, businesses with a sexual harassment policy may choose to provide sexual harassment training to ensure that their employees are aware of the policy and the consequences of violating it.

An Evidence-Based Solution for Online Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Prevention for Managers

With EVERFI, you can easily deploy customizable, compliant, and effective harassment and discrimination prevention training for supervisors designed to give them the skills and tools to promote a healthy workplace culture.

Fresh Approach to Content

Focus on your healthy majority to activate bystanders with real-to-life training scenarios, not green screens.

Designed by Learning Experts

Make sure supervisors are engaged and build critical skills with courses that use cutting edge design and teaching practices.

Skill-Building Exercises

Check retention and knowledge gain through interactive assessments incorporated throughout the course.

Workplace Insights

Use accurate and real-time data to guide HR and organizational workplace harassment prevention training initiatives.

Mobile Friendly

Deliver content conveniently via desktop, tablet, or mobile device to offer flexible options for your workforce.

Built For Scale

Take advantage of flexible user assignments, progress tracking, and automated assignments, plus easily monitor completion rates.