Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers (Approved by IIRSM)
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.
Number of lessons
|Course||Module Number||Module Name||Pass % Required|
|Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers||1||Lone Worker Personal Safety: The Basics||70|
|Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers||2||The Law: Responsibilities||70|
|Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers||3||Assessing the Risks||70|
|Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers||4||Personal Safety Solutions||70|
|Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers||5||Practical Tips to Avoid Conflict||70|
|Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers||6||Reporting and Recording Incidents||70|