Lone Worker Types and Typical Risks

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What is Lone Worker Types and Typical Risks?

Many people have jobs where they are required to work alone and without direct supervision. This absence of immediate help or assistance creates significant risk because of the ever-present prospect of accidental injury or violence and aggression – the latter, for some occupations, being accompanied by the added risk of robbery or other crime.

Who is the Lone Worker Types and Typical Risks Course Suitable For?

This online Lone Worker Types and Typical Risks course is suitable for all members of an organisation requiring a base level understanding of the subject.

    What's Included in the Lone Worker Types and Typical Risks Course?

    This Lone Worker Types and Typical Risks course looks at the five key lone working occupational groups and helps the learner to identify the occupations that fall within those groups. By identifying their own, or a similar occupation, and the group into which it falls the learner is able to go on to recognise and identify with the particular risks to personal safety that apply to that occupation

    Learning Objectives

    By the end of this online Lone Worker Types and Typical Risks course you will be able to describe the five categories of lone worker - typical occupations and risks to personal safety:
    • Those who work in other people’s homes or premises
    • Lone workers in retail outlets
    • Isolated lone workers
    • Those who work in hazardous off-site environments
    • Transport workers and lone drivers

    This e-learning provides awareness education. Face-to-face training, coaching or supervision would be needed in addition in order to complete the all-round skills and knowledge to be able to carry this forward practically in your organisation.

    Course Duration

    30 minutes

    Available In

    Audio

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