Workplace Bullying Awareness
If you are a qualified therapist
or health professional this course will lead to
Certificate of Professional Development in
Workplace Bullying Awareness - P.D. Cert. (WBA)
Special offer for limited time to
individual students - only £
99 including textbook (UK)
or £ 109 incl.textbook (overseas)
College accreditation: International Association for Distance Learning.
Course approved by Guild for Stress Management and Trauma Specialists
professional development purposes.
Reliable information on identification of,
prevention of and challenging bullying in the workplace and how bullying can be
a cause of post-traumatic stress.
recommended period of study: approx.
months or less. Continuous enrolment. No time limit.
£175.00 (175 Pounds Sterling - for currency conversion see
www.xe.com ) for corporate delegates.
Special offer £ 99 / £109 for students paying individually.
(A FREE textbook will be sent to UK students.
Non-UK students will normally have to purchase
the book on-line from an internet bookstore or
in certain cases we can quote for supplying a
Method of study:
Textbook study. Written assignments based on
the set textbook. Assignment questions are issued by email and
students return their written work by email. Grades and feedback are issued by
Learn important information about
helping people who are being bullied at their
places of work
Bullying is an endemic workplace
problem in certain professions including
teaching and nursing. It also occurs widely in
business and the public service.
Blame is often
wrongly placed on the bullied individual instead
of the organisation or the management structure.
Recession or threat of recession increases the
prevalence of bullying.
If not identified and
dealt with, the consequences can include
post-traumatic stress disorder.
The course includes:
Taboos about and denial of bullying
Bullying in education
How bullying works and why the bullies
How to identify a bully
How bullies maintain their grip on their
How to identify bullying tactics
The psychology of the victim
The PTSD-like symptoms of bullying
The economic cost of bullying
What causes bullying?
Resource sections on what to do if you are
being bullied, including legal and moral issues
An argument for why employers need to adopt
an anti-bullying policy
Criteria: Open entry.
This course will be of interest to employees, human
resource managers, other managers, counsellors, therapists, helping
professionals, relatives, advice workers, legal workers, trades union staff and
Therapists need this course because bullying is one
of the main causes of stress and burnout.
Successful graduates will receive the
Certificate in Workplace Bullying Awareness. If you are a qualified
therapist or health professional this course will lead to the
Certificate of Professional Development in Workplace Bullying Awareness
- P.D. Cert. (W.B.A.) These are awarded by UK College of Holistic
Training and are private UK qualifications.
This course is NOT in itself a qualification in counselling or psychotherapy,
though it may be used in conjunction with such qualifications to signify
additional specialist learning.
The college is accredited by the International Association for
The course is approved by Guild for Stress Management and Trauma Specialists as a professional development course (see
societies page for explanation).
This course is accepted by
Calamus International University (a
non-UK, private distance university with private accreditation) for credit towards
Please see our FAQs page for general information.
We reserve the right to change the syllabus and other details of any course at
To apply for this course
now, go to our Application page