Every day, thousands of people are exposed to situations where they are left alone in work premises, when visiting members of the public during their working day, or working from home.
There are many risks associated with working in isolation, without the support of colleagues. These risks can include accidents and violence.
This online Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers course acts as an introduction to personal safety for lone workers and applies to those that work alone within business premises, mobile workers and homeworkers.
This Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers online course covers the legal responsibilities of both employers and employees, some of the common security precautions that can be implemented, practical steps you can take to avoid conflict in lone worker situations and other elements that can contribute to lone worker safety.
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers Target Audience
This Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers online course is aimed primarily at anyone who works alone or manages people that work alone.
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers Advantages
Having knowledge regarding Personal Safety as a Lone Worker can keep employees safe, giving them knowledge of issues they can encounter as lone workers. Managers can feel confident in managing their lone workers.
IOSH & IIRSM approval means that this course meets the rigorous standards of these leading industry bodies.
Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so candidates can progress through the modules at their own pace, in their own time, making it easy to fit the training around their work and personal life.
Duration of the course
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers Modules
Lone Worker Personal Safety: The Basics
The Law: Responsibilities
Assessing the Risks
Personal Safety Solutions
Practical Tips to Avoid Conflict
Reporting and Recording Incidents