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  • DVFREE Workshop: Creating Effective Domestic Violence Policy & Procedures

    DVFREE Workshop: Creating Effective Domestic Violence Policy & Procedures
    From $97.75

    Learn from an expert about the critical components, and the do’s and don’ts, of creating domestic violence policy and procedures for your organisation

    NOTE: It is highly recommended to read our FREE Guidelines for Policy and Procedures before attending this workshop, in order to get the most out of your participation.

    This workshop, and our DVFREE Guidelines for Policy and Procedures will help you get started on your domestic violence workplace policy and procedures in order to: create a safe and supportive workplace for staff who experience domestic violence; prepare to manage staff who perpetrate domestic violence safely and appropriately; and help all your staff gain a better understanding of the issue to know how to help a colleague or someone outside of work.

    It is tricky to get it right - domestic violence thrives on myths and misunderstandings. Advice from the experts at Shine can make a big difference in the content and effectiveness of your policy and procedures. In this workshop, one of our experts will walk you through the critical components of domestic violence workplace policy and procedures, and answer your questions. 

    An alternative to this workshop is individualized support with the purchase of an initial 2-hour policy consultation with one of our experts for $290+GST (discounted from our usual consultation fee of $360+GST for 2 hours). 

    This workshop may also help you decide if your organisation would like to work towards our DVFREE Tick employer accreditation. You can also purchase a First Responder training for your group of up to 20 staff, or send up to four of your staff to our First Responder Training that runs every 2-3 months in Auckland and Wellington, and slightly less frequently in Christchurch. We can also deliver training for your managers, and awareness sessions for your staff. Find out more at www.dvfree.org.nz or contact us at dvfree@2shine.org.nz or 09-815-4592.


    Wellington: hosted by Business NZ at Level 6, 3-11 Hunter St

    September 26th, 9:15am - 10:45am

    Auckland: at Shine: Ground Floor, 409 New North Road, Kingsland

    August 27th, 9:15am - 10:45am

    September 17th, 9:15am - 10:45am

    October 22nd, 9:15am - 10:45am

    Christchurch: hosted by Westpac at The Terrace, 81 Cashel Street

    September 12th, 9:15am - 10:45am

    If you'd like to register your interest to attend a future workshop, please email dvfree@2shine.org.nz and let us know whether you'd attend in Auckland or Wellington, and we will notify you when further workshop dates are posted here.


    $85+GST per person for Earlybird (this rate valid for registrations received at least two weeks prior to the training date, e.g. for a workshop on the 14th, earlybird deadline ends 9am on the 1st of that month)

    $110+GST per person after Earlybird date

    Morning tea is provided if you are staying for the following First Responder workshop on the day. Please indicate any dietary requirements when registering. If your dietary requirement is other than the options provided, i.e. vegetarian, vegan, or gluten free, please email dvfree@2shine.org.nz with specifics, and we will do our best to accommodate your dietary requirements.

    Spaces are limited, so register now to book your space.

    Workshop enquiries: 
    Phone 09 815 4592 

    Payment enquiries: 
    Phone 09 815 4601 

    Refund Policy:

    If the participant withdraws from the course at least ten days before the course, they will receive a refund of the total course fee minus a $20 administrative fee (per person);

    If the participant withdraws from the course within ten days, but before five days of the course, they will receive a 50% refund;

    If the participant withdraws from the course within five days of the course, they will receive no refund of the course fee; however, the participant may nominate a replacement at any time before the course commences.

    Shine will refund all payments made by a participant if the course is cancelled by Shine.

    If you wish to be sent an invoice for payment instead, please contact us.

    THANK YOU to Business NZ for hosting our Wellington DVFREE workshops and to Westpac for hosting in Christchurch.

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