Key Details

Duration: 3 Hours
Delivery: Inhouse

Overview

This course provides an introduction to best practice in relation to Whistleblowing internationally. It defines what Whistleblowing is, provides key examples of Whistleblowing events and outlines best practices including considerations of the public interest, internal and external reporting channels and confidentiality. The course also includes practical steps that would need...

This course provides an introduction to best practice in relation to Whistleblowing internationally. It defines what Whistleblowing is, provides key examples of Whistleblowing events and outlines best practices including considerations of the public interest, internal and external reporting channels and confidentiality. The course also includes practical steps that would need to be taken in a Whistleblowing situation, and the importance of ‘speaking out’ , whilst distinguishing Whistleblowing events from other grievances and complaints.

  • What is (and is not) considered to be Whistleblowing
  • Examples of Whistleblowing events
  • Best practice in relation to Whistleblowing
    • What should be reported
    • Internal and external channels
    • Confidentiality
  • Whistleblowing versus other forms of grievance and complaints
  • The appropriate actions to take in a Whistleblowing situation