Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers

£35.00

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Lone Workers PDF

Product Description

Every day, thousands of people are exposed to situations where they are left alone in work premises, or when visiting members of the public during their working day. There are many risks associated with working in isolation and without the support of colleagues, including 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.

Recommended System Requirements

• Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)

• Browser: A modern and up to date web browser

• Video: Up to date video drivers

• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM

• Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version)

• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration: 45 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

The course consists of the four following modules:

Module 1 – Lone Worker Personal Safety: The Basics

Module 2 – The Law: Responsibilities

Module 3 – Assessing the Risks

Module 4 – Personal Safety Solutions

Module 5 – Practical Tips to Avoid Conflict

Module 6 – Reporting and Recording Incidents

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