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#metoo: Know Your Rights At Work

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#metoo: know your rights at work

SIM Professional Development | Business Insights: Skills Alive!
#Metoo: Know Your Rights at Work | Sep 16 (Friday) | 9 am - 5 pm | SIM Management House
SEP 16
9 AM - 5 PM
Registration starts from 8.30 AM
This programme is geared towards a corporate audience and seeks to create awareness in sexual harassment, bullying/intimidation and discriminatory incidences that transpire in the workplace.

Legal perspectives deriving from statutory sources and case studies will be illustrated with the objective that you are cautioned against penalties flowing from potential breaches.

You will be empowered with the relevant knowledge on how to manage conduct of both yourself and others specific to the learning objectives of this programme.

P R O G R A M M E  H I G H L I G H T S
Aware of the legal implications that surrounds the various acts of harassment, bullying and discriminatory.
Equip both employers and employees to handle various acts of harassment, bullying and discriminatory.
Able to identify and understand the rights of oneself pertaining to workplace harassment.
Learning Outline
Introduction to legal perspectives in the workplace setting
Outline of seminar
- Sexual Harassment
- Bullying and Intimidation
- Discriminatory and offensive conduct
Sexual harassment
Scope of sexual harassment in the workplace setting
The “ME TOO” movement in the Singaporean employment context
Legal framework
-HR policy on sexual harassment
-Statutory protection [Protection from Harassment Act (POHA) & Criminal Penal Code on Sexual Offences]
-Tripartite Advisory on Managing Workplace Harassment (Ministry of Manpower)
Bullying and intimidation
Scope of bullying and intimidation antics in the workplace setting
Cyber-bullying and stalking
Protection from Harassment Act (POHA)
Criminal sanctions
Local/regional case studies & legal remedies-perspectives of the victim; bystander and perpetrator
Discriminatory and offensive conduct
Scope of discriminatory and offensive conduct in the workplace setting
Tripartite Alliance for Fair and Progressive Employment Practices (TAFEP)
The Employment Act
Civil remedies
Local/regional case studies & legal remedies-perspectives of the victim; bystander and perpetrator
SIM Members::$295
Enjoy 10% discount with 3 or more
sign ups!
* Fees are exclusive of 7% GST.
General Information
For more information:
Call::Grace Tan on 6248 9414
About the Speaker
Dr Sam Jay YeoDr Sam Jay Yeo was conferred a doctorate by the University of Western Australia and received his Masters of Law from Queen Mary College, University of London. Apart from legal qualifications, he holds a Bachelor of Arts (Education) from the National Institute of Education/Nanyang Technological University and London Teacher Training College certificates in the Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL).

Dr Yeo’s research interests include legal philosophy and communication skills. He currently lectures on legal subjects such as property law, criminal law, commercial law, company law, and employment law. He had also served as learning advisor on the Bachelor of Nursing programme with Griffith University (Australia).

Dr Yeo has lectured and undertook research work in various institutions locally and abroad, including the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Singapore Management University, National University of Singapore, James Cook University, the Singapore Polytechnic and Durham University (UK).

Benefits to You

Programme Outline

Who Must Attend

(Level 1) Administrative & Support     
(Level 2) Supervisors, Executive, & Emerging Managers     
(Level 3) New Managers     
(Level 4) Managers
(Level 5) Senior Managers & Directors
(Level 6) C-Suite


SIM Member:  S$295.00 per participant
Non-member:  S$325.00 per participant

The above price quoted is before GST.

Enquiries : Grace Tan - 62489414 | 62466746,