New York Required Sexual Harassment Training for Managers in Compliance with New Laws

Women being leered at by men creating hostile work environment sexual harassment.
January 25, 2024
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. EST
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Sexual harassment training is now required for all New York City employers with 15 or more employees and soon will be required for employers in New York State as well. Recently, on May 9, 2018, New York City’s Mayor Bill de Blasio signed into law the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act. This is one of the strictest laws prohibiting sexual harassment and requires employers in New York City to conduct interactive sexual harassment training at least annually for all employees and supervisors/managers. The law also requires employers to have a sexual harassment policy and it applies the prohibitions in the New York City Human Rights Law to all private employers in New York City. But it is not only employers in New York City that now have to provide sexual harassment training under new laws. New York State has also enacted such a law that will be effective October 9, 2018.  All New York State employers must provide sexual harassment training to all employees, interns and independent contractors by January 1, 2018 and for new employees within 30 days of their date of hire.  This training must be provided annually.  We can help.  Our Sexual Harassment Training for Managers is fully compliant with the recently-enacted New York State and New York City laws and is interactive, engaging and legally compliant.  Do not delay.  Ensure that you are in compliance by providing this sexual harassment training webinar to your managers today.  

Ensure you are in compliance by purchasing our Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Workplace live or recorded online webinar. This version is for managers and we also have another webinar for New York employers geared to employees rather than supervisors/managers. (Click here to see Employee Sexual Harassment Webinar)

Make sure that your managers understand what their responsibilities are regarding preventing harassment in the workplace. This webinar will provide strategies to help your managers prevent harassment in the workplace. HR Learning Center's interactive, informative sexual harassment prevention training, "Top 10 Tips for Preventing Harassment in Your Workplace," will provide the tips that managers nned to ensure compliance with the recent New York City and New York State harassment-prevention laws.

HR Learning Center's sexual harassment for managers webinar provides a clear a definition of sexual harassment and an understanding of the differences between quid pro quo and hostile work environment sexual harassment. The webinar provides examples from actual sexual harassment court cases. It focuses on an employer's obligations when there has been a complaint of sexual harassment as well as strategies on how best to prevent sexual harassment from occurring in your workplace. In addition, this webinar provides an in-depth discussion of the other types of unlawful harassment under both federal and state law.

Managers who attend HR Learning Center's sexual harassment training webinars will better understand their heightened responsibilities for preventing unlawful harassment in the workplace and will fully understand their legal responsibilities as managers. The online webinar provides a review of necessary provisions to include in your Sexual and Unlawful Harassment Policy, including our recommendations for the individuals to whom sexual and unlawful harassment complaints should be reported.

What Managers Will Learn in this 60 Minute Live Interactive On-Line HR Webinar to Ensure Compliance with the Recent New York City and New York State Harassment Prevention Laws:

  • Quid Pro Quo and Hostile Work Environment Harassment Can Cause Problems for Managers and are Prohibited in the Workplace
  • How to Avoid Significant Mistakes Managers often Make that can Create a Hostile Work Environment Harassment in your Workplace
  • Strategies For Avoiding Harassment in the Workplace
  • Learn that Hostile Work Environment Harassment is often Based on Protected Classes Other than Sex
  • Understand that Managers are Prohibited from Retaliating against Complainants or Witnesses
  • How Managers Can Help to Protect Their Organizations by Maintaining the Farragher and Ellerth Affirmative Defenses to Harassment Claims
  • Best Practices for Having an Effective Anti-Harassment Policy 
  • How Managers Need to Help Establish that your Organization has Exercised
  • "Reasonable Care" for Preventing Harassment under the Law
  • Learn How HR Should Respond After Receiving a Harassment Complaint
  • What HR Does When Handling the Harassment Investigation
  • Learn that Virtual Harassment such as Text Messages, Sexting or Posts on Facebook can Create Harassment in the Workplace
  • And Much More.......