Workplace Violence Awareness (SO1081)


To educate employees on legislation, University of Waterloo policies, and the resources available to you regarding the prevention and response to incidents of violence or harassment.

Who should take this course?

All University of Waterloo employees.


1 hour

Training content

  • Learn how workplace violence and harassment are defined by Ontario Legislation and University policy.
  • Review University of Waterloo’s Workplace Violence Prevention Program.
  • Understand how to recognize the types and sources of workplace violence.
  • Learn preventative measures and basic crisis prevention.
  • Learn what to do if you experience or witness violent behaviours.