Equal Opportunity for Managers Course

(New Zealand)

Bullying, discrimination and sexual harassment can cause major harm to the wellbeing of individuals. They can also incur heavy costs for organisations, including reputational damage and reduces workplace productivity.

Safetrac’s course on ‘Equal Opportunity for Managers’ address the key concepts of Equal Opportunity laws from the perspective of supervisors, team leaders and managers, and outlines the appropriate steps for dealing with complaints.


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Learning outcomes

On completing this course, learners should be able to:

  • understand the impact of bullying, discrimination and sexual harassment in the workplace;
  • understand the precautions and appropriate steps as a manager for dealing with complaints.

Course contents

  • The law
  • Discrimination impact
  • Morning tea example
  • Exceptions
  • Special services
  • External complaints
  • Responsibility – vicarious liability
  • The defence
  • Reasonable precautions
  • Complaints
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Penalties
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This Safetrac course is built in conjunction with:

Course preview

A few presentation slides used during the course.

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