3. Developing A Bully-Free Culture - Updated Course!

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Team Leaders
HR Team members
1/2 Day None at present NZTE Capability
Development voucher applies

Bully Free CultureBullying is a significant workplace hazard that affects employee health and business productivity. Preventing bullying is much easier than dealing with it once it occurs.

This course helps you to identify bullies and put in place practical steps to make your work place safer for everyone. It gives you the tools to create a bully-free workplace specifically, having clear policy and processes, and thorough guidelines for a full prevention kit.

Session Topics

  • What is bullying?
  • Why do people bully?
  • Differences between bullying and other types of behaviour
  • Types of bullying
  • Workplace culture
  • How do you know if bullying exists in your workplace?
  • Identifying a bully or bullying behaviour
  • What to do about workplace bullying
  • Legislation
  • Appendices – Facts about bullying…

Your Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding the difference between bullying and other types of behaviour
  • Understanding the difference between bullying and managing
  • Ability to identify bullying in the workplace
  • Guidelines for addressing bullying – from policy to process
  • Relevant legislation and understanding of its application to bullying


½ day, Either 9 am – 12:30 pm or 1 pm – 4:30 pm.

Includes workbook, arrival tea or coffee, morning or afternoon tea.

Course Details

Date Time City Venue
17 Oct 2017 1pm – 4:30pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch House
2 Nov 2017 1pm – 4:30pm Wellington Business Central
20 Nov 2017 1pm – 4:30pm New Plymouth Auto Lodge Motor Inn
28 Nov 2017 1pm – 4:30pm Gisborne Activate Tairawhiti
26 Feb 2018 1pm – 4:30pm Palmerston North Caccia Birch House

NZTE Capability Development Voucher Scheme

This Course has qualified for the NZTE Capability Development Voucher Scheme.


Small and medium size businesses may qualify for vouchers to help pay for services such as training workshops, courses and coaching that build the management capabilities of their owners, operators and key managers.

Business Central is an accredited provider of the NZTE Capability Development Voucher scheme and approved businesses will receive a voucher for up to 50% of the total workshop cost. The voucher amount is dependent on the price of the training or workshop.

To check if you are eligible for this scheme please follow the link below. 

NZTE Business Capability Development Scheme


Prices indicated are per person.

Members: $299+ GST

Members (Early Bird): $250 + GST (Early Bird rate applies to bookings made one month prior to the course date)

Non Members: $445 + GST


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Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received 5 clear working days prior to the event. Cancellations after this time and ‘no-shows’ on the day will be charged the full invoice amount. Substitutions are permitted if you can no longer attend.

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