Workplace Violence Prevention Training

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Unfortunately, violence in the workplace can be all too common. Ethena’s Workplace Violence Prevention training helps your employees spot and respond to potential and real incidents to help keep the workplace safe. Designed to help you meet the requirements of SB 553, California’s workplace violence prevention law, it includes references to your organization’s workplace violence prevention plan.

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What’s covered

This course covers what workplace violence is, and how to recognize and respond to violent incidents. Designed to cover your team’s workplace violence prevention plan, it can help teams meet the requirements of SB 553, California’s workplace violence prevention law.

  • 12 minutes
  • 1 training module
  • Content configuration available
  • Created with CA companies in mind (designed to help you meet the requirements of SB 553)
  • Deliver via Ethena’s LMS or your LMS solution


  • What is workplace violence
  • How to recognize and respond to incidents

Types of Workplace Violence

  • The four main types of workplace violence
  • Examples of workplace violence
  • Risk factors

What This Means for You

  • Understand your role in your company’s workplace violence prevention plan
  • Do’s and don’ts in the event of a violent incident

Identifying Signs of Workplace Violence

  • Common red flags
  • Reporting without retaliation

Skills learned

  • Learn how to spot a workplace violence incident and quickly respond to the situation
  • Identify risk factors for violence in the workplace, to help stave off incidents before they occur
  • Understand your organization’s workplace violence prevention plan and your role in that plan
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Why train your teams on Workplace Violence Prevention?

Sadly, violence in the workplace is on the rise. To address this worrisome trend, California has passed the first workplace violence prevention law in the U.S. – this law requires companies to create a violence prevention plan, train on it annually, and log any violent incidents that arise. Meet these requirements comprehensively and easily with Ethena’s Workplace Violence Prevention course.


Made to order

Ethena’s Workplace Violence Prevention Course was tailor-made to help you meet California’s requirements for workplace violence prevention. Our short training focuses on your plan and the tactical takeaways your team needs.


Instinct-sharpening 👀

This course helps your team learn how to see something and say something when a possible violent incident is on the horizon.


Packed with info

We know your team has a lot of required training to complete, so we’ve built this course to be quick and comprehensive, focused on your team’s need-to-knows.

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Flexible integrations and training delivery

Deliver training exactly where you want with hundreds of integrations.

  • Host Ethena training on our LMS or yours
  • HRIS integrations for seamless employee management
  • Email, Slack and ZoomChat training notifications


Easy and accurate reporting tools

Our analytics dashboards track training completion and provide in-depth reports.

  • Slice metrics by department, location or role
  • Export reports for regulators or third parties
  • Dive deeper with custom analytics


Enhanced hotline and case management suite

Give your team the tools to navigate tricky situations at work.

  • Encourage employees to speak up with misconduct reporting
  • Track and respond to concerns with case management
  • Meet whistleblower hotline requirements (SOX, SOC II, EU Whistleblower Directive)

Workplace training that gets done
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