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

This course is suitable for

  • In-house 'face to face' training
  • In-house online training ('Live' using Zoom)
  • Open Courses ('Live' using Zoom) to book an individual place.  See our Online Shop for details

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Course Fees

TYPE OF delvery
per place 
face to face training

online training (live)

Training costs include:  
Course delivery, training materials, handouts, evaluations and certificates up to 14 participants
Travel & Overnight costs
Travel costs may apply for any booking over 80 miles charged at 45p per mile or actual costs of alternative methods of travel.  Overnight costs are based on individual hotel bookings and reasonable subsistence costs dependent on location conditions, applicable at the time.
Very clear and supportive in his delivery whilst giving lots of examples to participants to aid their learning

- Manager

Great Training.  Met all my expectations and much more

- Course participant

The trainer was very personable and thorough.  Open and willing to listen and answer any questions

- Course participant

Informative trainer with really good communication skills.  Made course fun.
- Course participant

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

For all enquiries, do please call us on:  01483 564099 or 07866 284781

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