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Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers

Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers is a course run by 1 Training, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course . For more information about Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers at 1 Training, please review the details below.

Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers


What do you know about workplace safety, particularly safety for lone workers? While many workplaces take precautionary measures, there are still risks for employees. There are dangers and hazards that can lead to accidents and for lone workers, this risk is higher. There may not be anyone to provide help or administer first aid. This is a risky situation and it is important whether you are an employer or employee, you have implemented stringent controls to keep your lone worker safe. The Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of how to manage people who work on their own. You will learn how to apply safety protocols, understand legal duties and report and record incidents, in case it happens.

Lone workers may work in a business premise or mobile job and it is the duty of the employer or the business that employs them to ensure they keep their workers safe and protect them from injury and illnesses. You are responsible for their safety, and this course focuses completely on how to provide personal safety for such workers. Personal Safety for Lone Workers features practical guidance and knowledge to understand how to implement personal safety solutions for your workers. This is an IIRSM approved course which demonstrates to potential employers that you are continually developing yourself, and will make you a desirable candidate in leading sectors and industries.

Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at 1Training?

1Training is a leading online provider for several accrediting bodies, and provides learners the opportunity to take this exclusive course awarded by IIRSM. At 1Training, we give our fullest attention to our learners’ needs and ensure they have the necessary information required to proceed with the Course. Learners who register will be given excellent support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

 Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the risks of violence when working alone
  • Understand the risks of accidents when working alone
  • Learn how to take security precautions for lone workers
  • Learn practical steps to avoid conflict in situations with lone workers

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lessons at any time.

Awarding Body

The International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM) provides practical training, education and resources for individuals who want to gain employment in a wide array of sectors such as compliance, crisis management, project management, health and safety and risk management. This is a professional body that offers learners Associate status, Member Status and Fellow status.

This course is recommended for,

  • Individuals who work alone
  • Supervisors and Managers who manage people that work alone
  • Entrepreneurs who manage people working from home

Method of Assessment 

In order to qualify in the course ‘Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers’ successfully, learners will take an online test. This online test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.

Pass Mark: 70%

Course Curriculum
1: Lone Worker Personal Safety: The Basics
2: The Law: Responsibilities
3: Assessing the Risks
4: Personal Safety Solutions
5: Practical Tips to Avoid Conflict
6: Reporting and Recording Incidents


Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the ‘Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers’ Certificate by IIRSM.

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Training Provider1 Training
Course LocationDublin
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course Fee19
Entry Requirements• Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy. • A sound educational background is recommended
Carear Path• Entrepreneurs – £50,000 (Approximately) • Managers – £48,000 (Approximately) • Supervisors – £43,000 (Approximately)
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