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Creating a Violence Free Workplace

Event Description: 

PDS Performance & Development Solutions

  Course Number: MTS SC 236     Scheduled Sessions:
  Cost Per Person: No Charge/Participating Agency, $42/Non-Participating    
  This course is being updated and will be available through On-Demand at no charge for participating State agencies after 5/18. Contact your training liaison to have the course information e-mailed to you.  At the completion of the course, email your completed certificate to The course will then be added to your training history.
  Eligibility: Managers & Supervisors
  Instructor: PDS
  Length: 1 Hour
  Certificate Series: Leadership Development Certificate

1 Hour

This course provides managers and supervisors with information regarding potential violence in the workplace. You will gain insight into state policies and procedures, as well as concepts that accurately define workplace violence. You will gain an understanding of techniques that can be used to identify and diffuse violent situations.


  • Identify and describe state policies and procedures for creating a violence free workplace.
  • Recognize workplace violence and potential violent behavior.
  • Appropriately assess potential violent workplace situations and identify techniques to diffuse violent situations.
  • Understand the importance and process for reporting workplace violence.
  • Have a renewed awareness of members of the public who may choose to bring violence into the workplace.