Lone Working (Personal Safety)

This half-day course supports participants in developing, maintaining or reviewing lone working (personal safety) procedures and practices in their work environment.  This is achieved by highlighting personal and Organisational responsibilities, as detailed under relevant legislation, and by raising their awareness of the issues surrounding lone working including potential risks associated with their individual job role. 

Course Aims

  • Raise awareness of your own personal safety issues when working / travelling alone
  • Develop effective working practices 
  • Recognise ways of dealing with potentially aggressive situations 

Course Objectives

  • Establish employer / employee responsibility to personal safety
  • Identify lone worker risks associated with the participant's particular job / role
  • Review what their organisation is or could be doing to reduce potential risks
  • Consider what to do in an aggressive / emergency situation

Course Programme

  • Introductions and housekeeping
  • What is Lone Working? 
  • Employer / Employee responsibilities
  • Safety at work and when travelling
  • Dealing with aggression or emergencies
  • Top Tips 
  • Useful resources and contacts

Course Duration

Up to 3 hours (i.e. 10am to 1pm) including a 15 minute break
Retail 5a
Retail 5b

Course Fees

TYPE OF ORGANISATION
HALF DAY
FULL DAY
 
CHARITABLE/NOT FOR PROFIT
£460
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OTHER ORGANISATIONS

£560
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Cost includes:  
Course delivery, training materials, handouts, evaluations and certificates for up to 16 participants.  
NB: Additional travel costs may apply for any booking over 80 miles and may be invoiced separately, charged at 45p per mile for car use and / or actual costs of alternative methods of travel.  Accommodation costs will be based on individual hotel bookings and will include reasonable subsistence costs dependent on location conditions, applicable at the time.

Thank you for giving me the confidence to now go and do my job

- Shop Manager

 Fantastic.  Really enjoyed the course and would like to work with you regarding our manager's training

- Head of Retail, (National Charity) 

The trainer was very engaging, good use of humour, a people person and loads of energy throughout the day

- Course participant

Thank you so much - the day just flew by.  Good pace and excellent use of humour 

- Shop Manager

Good balance of trainer imparting knowledge and group discussion.  A lot of content covered in the time given

- Head of Retail

Our trainers come from a variety of backgrounds, therefore we can facilitate courses beyond our current prospectus.

For all enquiries or potential bookings, do please call us: 07866 284781

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