SoundCheck Aotearoa: Professional Respect Training

SoundCheck Aotearoa: Professional Respect Training

SoundCheck Aotearoa is an action group with the mission to foster a safe and inclusive culture for the music community. As part of their commitment to addressing sexual harm in our music community they are offering a series of free Professional Respect Training workshops across the country. 

Content includes:

  • Definitions of sexual harassment and sexual harm within NZ legislation.
  • WorkSafe obligations and legal requirements for workplaces.
  • Guidance for receiving disclosures of sexual harm and supporting survivors.
  • Pathways for reporting sexual harm and support services available.
  • Strategies for preventing sexual harm and fostering a respectful work environment.

Workshop dates:

  • June 10 – Full/waiting list only – Spark Arena, Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland
  • July 8 – Spark Arena – Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland
  • August 5 – Venue TBC – Ōtepoti, Dunedin
  • September 23 – Venue TBC – Te Whanganui-a-Tara, Wellington

The training days (9-5 with lunch provided) will be facilitated by Rachel Harrison and Mel Calvesbert who are experienced specialists. Register here.