Sexual Harassment Management in the Education Sector

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  • Start Date

    05 Aug, 2020

  • End Date

    07 Aug, 2020

  • Price


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Event Details

  • To define sexual harassment and identify behavior which constitutes sexual harassment.
  • To identify the impact of sexual harassment in schools.
  • To understand the liability for sexual harassment.
  • To explore measures that the educations sector can take to prevent sexual harassment.
  • To explore effective management responses to sexual harassment.



  • Understanding sexual harassment
  • Types of sexual harassment
  • Person to person harassment
  • Sexually hostile environment
  • Sexual harassment in context
  • What is meant by unwelcome?
  • Relevant circumstances
  • Relevance of intention
  • Legal Liabilities and Defence
  • Civil vs criminal
  • Legal liabilities: individuals, accessory and employers’ vicarious liability
  • Defence – Why should organizations deal with sexual harassment complaints and what are the reasonably practicable steps to take
  • Impact/cost of Sexual Harassment
  • University policy on sexual harassment
  • Preventing and responding effectively to sexual harassment complaints
  • Roles and responsibilities of supervisors
  • Understanding the parties (harassers and victims)
  • Options for complaint resolution – helping aggrieved party to make an informed decision
  • Principles in handling sexual harassment complaints



Teachers, Lecturers, HOD, HOS, Educational planners, policy analysts, education statisticians and other professionals involved in educational planning at central or decentralized level.



The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH:              21st – 24th April, 2020

2ND BATCH:             5th – 7th August, 2020

3RD BATCH:             15th – 17th  December, 2020

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
21 Apr, 2020 24 Apr, 2020
Start Date End Date
05 Aug, 2020 07 Aug, 2020
Start Date End Date
15 Dec, 2020 17 Dec, 2020
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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