A lone worker is an individual who spends a large percentage of their working time in isolation, has no interaction with co-workers and without close or direct supervision. With the number of lone workers increasing across a number of industries, it is important for organisations to have effective training in place to protect and safeguard the employees this may affect.
This course will:
Explore the concept of lone working
Look at legislation around the topic
Highlight employee and employer responsibilities
Look at the importance of risk assessment and appropriate control measures
There is a short quiz at the end of the unit and upon completion a printable certificate will be provided.