Personal Safety for Lone Workers Course
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Every day thousands of people will be exposed to situations in which they are left alone with customers or other members of the public during their working day. However there are many risks
associated with working in isolation and without the support of colleagues, and violence against employees is unfortunately too common. By taking this module you will be taking real steps towards
minimising risk and hopefully feeling safer.
After completing this course, learners should know:
What lone working is and why it is an issue worth finding out about
What responsibilities your employer has to you and what responsibilities you have too
The basic process of how people's roles are assessed to see what potential risks exist from lone working
Some of the key questions you can ask yourself in order to assess your own situation each time you work alone
Some key advice on how to act and what precautions to take in order to reduce the risks of lone working
Welcome and Learning Objectives
Introduction to Lone Working
Employer and Employee Responsibilities
Assessing the Risks
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
On completion of this course you will be able to download a College certificate.
Approximately 1 hour. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.
This module is designed for anybody who has to work alone or who is left alone with customers or other members of the public at some time in their working day.
There are no specific entry requirements for this module.