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Certificate in Understanding Violence & Harassment - Employability

Course ID: 172347

Course Year: 23/24

Course Details

  • This course is suitable for those learners aged 19 and over.
  • It is delivered fully online and can be completed in as little as 12 weeks at a time to suit you.
  • The course is free for adults who meet eligibility criteria.
  • You will be supported throughout the course by one of our experienced tutors who will make regular contact with you.

What to expect from the course

In any workplace, there can be no room for violence and harassment. Sadly, reports show that more than 1 in 3 people leave their job because of bullying.

With our Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Workplace Violence and Harassment qualification, you will gain an understanding of how to create a safe working environment. You'll learn about important policies and procedures, why workplace violence may occur, and how the risk of workplace violence can be reduced by good practices.

The qualification will also give you the skills to champion equality and diversity within your workplace and make it more inclusive.

What will I learn?

How to contribute to a positive and safe working environment, How to reduce and effectively deal with violence in the workplace, Understanding aggression, bullying and harassment in the workplace and how it can be prevented and Understanding equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace and the benefits to individuals and organisations.

How am I assessed?

Learning will take place via an online platform, you will be able to learn at a time that suits you without the need to attend college. At the start of your course you will be allocated a tutor who will support you through your qualification and you will be provided with all learning and assessment materials which have been specifically developed to support you in meeting the qualification requirements. Your tutor will also provide you with written feedback on the assessments you submit as well as ongoing support through a remote tutorial.


On successful completion you will receive a Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Workplace Violence and Harassment

Why study with us?

Student Benefits

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Academy Bakery

The Academy Bakery is located on the Duke Street campus, producing a range of first class baked goods daily. These include artisan breads, patisserie and biscuits, as well as special occasion/novelty cakes by award-winning master-bakers. Students are offered a range of discounts throughout the year.

The Academy Bakery
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Academy Hair and Beauty Salons

Duke Street is also home to The Academy Hair and Beauty salons. They offer generous student discounts on a wide range of hair and beauty treatments, at a fraction of high-street prices. These include styling, cutting, perming, highlights, facials, manicures, electrolysis and traditional and homeopathic massage.

The Academy Salons
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Academy Restaurant

Duke Street campus is also home to the College’s Academy Restaurant. Often referred to by it’s customers as Liverpool’s hidden gem, the restaurant serves top class cuisine, at highly competitive prices. Food is expertly prepared by professional chef/tutors and young chefs in training and offers students a range of discounts at different times of the year.

The Academy Restaurant
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Microsoft Office 365 - Free

When you become a student of the College you’ll receive full access to Microsoft Office 365. This allows you to install the software on your own computer and other devices at home, completely free of charge.

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Onsite Sports Facilities/Fitness Suite

The college has excellent sports and fitness facilities at its Roscoe Street campus. Students pay a one-off membership fee for all year round usage of weekly supervised gym sessions, as well as access to a number of sporting clubs and events.

Career pathways

On completion of your course your tutor will discuss further learning, this could include courses such as:
Level 2 Understanding Data Protection and Data Security
Level 2 Safeguarding and Prevent
Level 2 Equality and Diversity

we are always adding to our list of courses.

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Contact us to discuss your application or find out more:

 : 0151 252 3000

Entry Requirements

Learners must be aged 19+, have at least a Level 1 in English, access to a laptop or PC and have good IT Skills.

For further information please email and one of the team will get back to you.


This course is only available to learners aged 19 and over.
If you are unemployed or earning less than £31,600 a year? You may qualify to join this course for free.
To find out more, contact our admissions team on 0151 252 3000 or at

Fee for23/24 is 957.00
In future years this fee may be subject to change.

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