TIPS: Training in Prevention & Safety

Coming September 2022…

TIPS (Training in Prevention and Safety) is a voluntary and free online course specifically created for the bars, restaurant and hospitality industry in Victoria. The course is intended for employers (owners, managers, supervisors) and employees.   It includes modules on how to strengthen workplace culture, how to recognize and respond to incidents, how to  support those impacted, and an overview of legal requirements.  This course takes a 360 degree approach that includes employers, employees and patrons. The total duration of the course is estimated to be 2.5-3 hours. The course is self-guided and participants can complete at their own pace.

This online workplace sexual harassment training (TIPS) is interactive and engaging. It includes scenarios, videos, downloadable resources and interactive quizzes. 

There are two versions of TIPS, one for employers (owners, managers, and supervisors), and one for employees.


For employers For workers
Course includes:

  • Information on the laws relevant to safe workspaces
  • Templates for policies and procedure
  • Overview on best practices for conducting investigations
Course includes:

  • Your rights and responsibilities
  • Your legal options 
  • Bystander intervention
  • Scenarios of workplace sexual harassment with interactive quizzes
  • Best practices for onsite safety