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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.

Course Overview

  • Duration

    45 mins
  • Approved by

    IIRSM
  • Number of lessons

    6
  • Cost

    £12.5

Module Overview

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers1Lone Worker Personal Safety: The Basics70
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers2 The Law: Responsibilities70
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers3 Assessing the Risks70
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers4 Personal Safety Solutions70
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers5 Practical Tips to Avoid Conflict70
Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers6 Reporting and Recording Incidents70