This online training course is designed for the use of anybody who is required to work alone, no matter how frequently. This course will introduce the topic of personal safety; looking at increasing observation and awareness of other people’s behaviour and making sure you have strategies to avoid threatening situations.
The course helps the user understand their responsibilities, how to prepare for lone working, and also offers practical safety tips. Around 46% of workers in the UK consider themselves to be ‘lone workers’ and they come from various industries, such as housing, social & health, homeworkers, transport & logistics, construction, retail and out of hours work.
What you will learn:
- Understand your employer’s responsibilities with regards to your safety at work
- Gain practical skills that keep you vigilant, confident, and safe while you work alone
- Learn about implementing simple safety strategies when staff travel to, from, and for work
Who is this course for?
- Anyone who is required to spend time alone with customers or members of the public as part of their job.
Assessment: Delegates must complete a multiple-choice test.
Certification: On successful completion of this course each delegate will receive a certificate.