Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers Qualification
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 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.
It 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.
Who is this Course For?
This course is aimed at anyone who works alone or manages people that work alone and is ideally suitable for those indicated and is also open to anybody with a desire to obtain this certificate with an interest in this subject.
1 - Lone Worker Personal Safety: The Basics
2 - The Law: Responsibilities
3 - Assessing the Risks
4 - Personal Safety Solutions
5 - Practical Tips to Avoid Conflict
6 - Reporting and Recording Incidents
Please Note: The pass % required for each module is 70.
Courses that would complement this one would be:
Display Screen Equipment for anyone who works from home.
Conflict Resolution for anyone who may find themselves in a conflict situation or that has to work with difficult people as part of their job.
Sales Skills for those people working in a sales role.