ARETE Workplace Violence Prevention & De-escalation Training

ARETE’s award-winning Workplace Violence Prevention & De-escalation training gives employees the confidence to safely manage and de-escalate potentially volatile public interactions; from low level client anger through to verbal abuse, harassment, threats and acts of violence. ARETE training strengthens your organization’s VIOLENCE PROGRAM and complies with provincially and federally legislated training requirements.

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ARETE Workplace Bullying and Harassment Prevention

ARETE’s highly interactive and entertaining OnSide WorkplaceTM training provides employees with real world skills, confidence and motivation to proactively respond to a variety of unwanted behaviours including bullying, personal harassment, human rights conflicts, and escalated behaviours. ARETE training strengthens your organization’s respectful workplace and violence programs, while complying with key provincially and federally legislated training requirements, including Bill 14, Bill 168 and Bill C-65.

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COVID-19 | Customer Conflict Management Training

ARETE’s unique online training gives employees the courage and communication skills to address COVID-19 health and safety related concerns in their workplace, including maintaining social distancing, wearing masks and safely de-escalating conflicts. Through the use of realistic COVID-19 specific video scenarios, one of Canada’s leading workplace violence prevention experts give employees, supervisors and managers the tools needed to enhance personal safety while maintaining workplace health and safety guidelines. ARETE’s training strengthens your organization’s COVID-19 Workplace Safety Plan and VIOLENCE PROGRAM.

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Personal Safety & Corporate Security

Employees will be empowered to become actively involved in your security plans and assume a higher level of personal responsibility for their safety and that of their co-workers. Principles of awareness, recognition of warning signs, and preventative strategies are highlighted.

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Our Clients

UPDATE: COVID-19 Guidelines in the Workplace

There are a lot of new health and safety guidelines we have to keep track off as we return to shared work spaces. And some of us might be feeling unsure about the best ways to keep ourselves and our fellow workers on the same page. But as long as we keep working together and doing our part, we can keep everyone in our workplace safe.

“I have had opportunity to preview, participate in, and evaluate a wide range of violence prevention workshops and have found none that approach the quality of the training provided by ARETE. These workshops are consistently rated by our staff as the best training they have ever attended.”

Manager Organizational Health and Development
Ministry of Social Development

“I heard from almost every guy that it was some of the best training that they had been involved in for a long time. I have already recommended [ARETE] to the rest of our management group.”

Line Manager BC Hydro Smithers/Hazelton
Service to Safety™

“Their staff always do an excellent job. The instructors are thoroughly trained; this is evident by their ability to handle the hugely diverse range of demographics and personalities that make up each of our classes…As the training manager, I have also received consistently positive verbal feedback regarding the high level of delivery and useful content provided in the sessions.”

Training Manager Carillion Customer Care
Service to Safety™

“ARETE provided customized violence prevention training to all WorkplaceNL staff. The training proved to be extremely helpful for staff, and of all training provided to this organization, ARETE has received the highest ratings from staff. WorkplaceNL highly recommends the services of ARETE safety and protection Inc.”

Worker Services WorkplaceNL
Service to Safety™
Convoy Supply

“We were impressed with their ability to connect with all employees, from the president to the warehouse worker. Each session was engaging, thought-provoking and behaviour-changing. Their practical training approach proved to be extremely useful for staff and has received high ratings within the organization.”

Human Resources Manager Convoy Supply Ltd.
OnSide Workplace™

Our partnership with ARETE and their Onside Workplace program has been highly valuable for the City of Nanaimo. We have found ARETE to be very professional in [understanding] our needs and customizing their course to meet our requirements. [ARETE] delivers their training with energy, passion, professionalism and humour, and as a result we have always received outstanding feedback from our employees regarding their facilitation.

HR Manager City of Nanaimo

It is always a pleasure to work with the staff at ARETE Safety and Protection Inc. They are professional and very knowledgeable on the subject matter and their presentations are high-energy, engaging and provide realistic approaches for dealing with difficult situations.

Regional District of Nanaimo

We are very pleased with ARETE’s product and see it as a key step towards the enhancement of a positive and healthy workplace culture. If you are looking for training that works, I would not hesitate in recommending ARETE OnSide Workplace TM

Human Resources Consultant Vancouver Public Library

We continue to consider ARETE our go-to solution provider for ensuring employees remain healthy and safe at work.; capable of managing potential situations of violence.

OHS Advisor WorkSafeNB

Always creative presentations on a difficult topic, violence prevention. Highly recommended.

Manager WorkSafeBC

ARETE provided high quality and practical workplace violence prevention training that everyone can relate to and incorporate into their skills tool box.

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