Workplace Violence Prevention Specialist (VPS)

Workplace Violence Prevention Specialist (VPS): $395.00

Our Workplace Violence Prevention Specialist Certification covers:

  • The Problem of Violence in America
  • The Problem of Violence in the Workplace
  • Types of Violence
  • Factors Which May Increase Risk of Assault
  • Identifying a Potentially Violent Worker
  • Managing and Surviving Disruptive, Threatening, or Violent Behavior


Workplace Violence Prevention Specialist (VPS)

Course Objectives:

• Understand the significant impact of violence in the country and in the workplace

• Define the various types of violence found in the workplace

• Recognize the factors associated with workplace violence for appropriate risk assessment

• Identify potentially violent employees to include signs and risk indicators

• Employ the response techniques associated with the various levels of workplace violence

• Apply the various compliance requirements associated with workplace violence, to include recordkeeping and reporting

• Effectively develop, manage, and evaluate a workplace violence prevention plan that includes appropriate control measures and employee training

Online Exams:

The student will take a comprehensive online exam at the end of the course. You must score 80% to receive certification. You have three opportunities to pass the exam.


A refresher course and exam will be required every three (3) years. The cost of this recertification is $150.