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Integrity: Active bystander training

We want to invite you to participate in the award winning Active Bystander Training that will be held by Marloes Siccama (see also https://www.utoday.nl/news/66428/how-to-challenge-inappropriate-behaviour-at-work).

In this training you will be equipped to deal with all kinds of inacceptable behaviour. Everyone comes across inacceptable behaviour. This could be in the form of bullying, intimidation or sexual harassment and can take many other forms. In some cases, it is clear that that the “actor” knowingly and willingly chooses to act in this way, in other cases the actor seems to be unaware if the consequences of his or her behavior. Research shows that we have great difficulty addressing unacceptable behavior.

It is hard to be the first person to ‘stick your neck out’. Self-doubt can creep in – and you fear rejection by your peers for ‘over-reacting’ or being a ‘killjoy’.

This short, interactive, one hour session is designed to: 

You can find more information about the training, here: https://www.imperial.ac.uk/engineering/staff/human-resources/active-bystander/

We also have an intensive 90-minute supplementary training for participants who have already completed the Active Bystander basic training (mentioned as EXTRA, see below) and who wish to develop their skills further. This can be because they have a specific ongoing problem, or have had one in the past. It is also suitable for people who would like to go deeper into the subject matter.

  • Programme is for

    This course is for all employees. 

  • Date

    Dutch workshop: Friday 14 October, 09.30-11.00 (Online)


    If you joined the basic training you may want to attend the follow-up on:

    EXTRA English workshop: Wednesday 16 November, 09.30-11.00 (U-Parkhotel)

    EXTRA Dutch workshop: Wedneday 16 November, 11.30-13.00 ( U-Parkhotel)

  • Location

    Uparkhotel or online

  • Course fee

    This course is free of charge.

  • Maximum participants

    25 Live, 30 Online

  • Trainers

    Marloes Siccama, MA
    Consultant HRD/Programme manager Language & Culture Policy University of Groningen

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