Sexual Harassment Prevention Begins with You

Sexual Harassment Prevention Begins with You
$19.00 each

  • Credits:  1
  • Format: OnDemand Webinar
  • Field of Study: Personnel | Human Resources
  • Author/Speaker: Michael Morgan Jr

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Advanced Preparation:None
Experience Level:Basic
Program Prerequisites:None
Course ID:MMJR-101.23-OD
Published Date:Registered for 2023

This course will provide accountants with the knowledge, awareness, and skills to prevent and remediate sexual harassment in the workplace with the intent to improve working conditions for all and limit legal liability.

This course is designed to apprise the participant of relevant U.S. Laws, research, and best practices for preventing and remedying sexual harassment in the workplace. There will be a focus on defining sexual harassment, a description of the prevalence of sexual harassment, and understanding the causes and consequences thereof. An emphasis will be placed on understanding sexual harassment in accounting settings, predictors of sexual harassment, and actions that can be taken to prevent and remediate unacceptable behavior.

Topics include:
  • Introduction
  • Definition and History of Sexual Harassment
  • Prevalence of Sexual Harassment
  • Federal and State Laws
  • Consequences of Sexual Harassment
  • Predictors of Sexual Harassment
  • Prevention and Intervention
  • Conclusion and Case Scenarios

Learning Objectives:

After reading the course material, you will be able to:

  • Define sexual harassment
  • Describe the prevalence of sexual harassment in the United States
  • Understand both Federal and some exemplar state laws about sexual harassment in the workplace
  • Identify kinds of sexual harassment from vignettes, identify potential risk and liability in the vignettes, and brainstorm actions that could prevent or intervene in the scenario
  • Understand the negative consequences of sexual harassment at the individual and organizational levels

Who Should Attend:

This course is designed for accounting professionals who desire to better understand and address sexual harassment in the workplace. It also meets the yearly sexual harassment training guidelines for the State of Illinois.

  • All Certified Public Accountants (CPAs)
  • Enrolled Agents (EAs)
  • Other Tax Return Preparer (OTRP)

Qualifies and Approved with all State Boards of Accountancy and the following sponsorships: