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Prevention of Sexual Harassment – POSH for Academia

Self Paced

Last Update:

February 17, 2023

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About Course

The online course aims to create awareness amongst students, teaching & non-teaching staff, various executive authorities/HODs about the pertinent laws related to prevention of sexual harassment in higher educational institutions. This course is designed with help of engaging, self paced and scenario based example videos which makes learning enjoyable!

What Will You Learn?

  • To empower yourself about the ways to prevent
  • To prohibit and redress incidents of workplace sexual harassment with special focus on higher educational institution.
  • Identify what is appropriate and inappropriate behaviour at a workplace/educational institution
  • Concept of 'Unwelcome'
  • Understand which acts or behaviour may or may not amount to workplace sexual harassment
  • The redressal procedure and its various related aspects
  • Importance of confidentiality
  • Mandatory compliance as per the PoSH Act 2013 & UGC Regulation on PoSH

Course Content


  • Introduction to the module
  • Who may file a complaint?
  • What is Sexual Harassment?
  • Types of Sexual Harassment
  • Defining workplace – Where can Sexual Harassment
  • Complaint Mechanism : Conciliation
  • Complaint Mechanism : Inquiry
  • Interim Redressal
  • False Complaint
  • Confidentiality
  • Concluding the module with a quick recap
  • Final Test




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Material Includes

  • E-Learning Modules
  • Quizzes
  • Final Assessment


  • No prior knowledge required


  • Employee (Full time, part time, contractual, interns etc.)
  • Employer, Head of the Institution/Departments
  • Principal
  • Dean
  • Internal Committee members
  • Students
  • Anyone who seeks to gain information about the prevention of sexual harassment law in India with reference to Higher Educational Institution.