For self-employed individuals, as well as the employers and employees in the respective industries, complete knowledge of all facets of “lone working” is essential to maintaining a secure, successful, and legal business.

This course offers a thorough understanding of every aspect of “lone working,” including the legal definitions, potential risks, and safety precautions you may take to protect yourself, your business, and employees.

This course covers every aspect that everyone engaged with “lone working” needs to know, from going through the various industries and jobs involved to identifying the dangers and detailing the safety and legal procedures you need to apply.

  • History, current usage, and complete definition of "lone working"
  • The various fields and vocations that require "lone working"
  • Each industry's and job's specific dangers and safety risks
  • Safety and prevention measures are required.
  • The requirements under law and regulations for anyone engaged in "lone working"

  • You will be able to identify the safety concerns present in the particular workplace you are in.
  • You'll be able to recognise and get rid of any risks.
  • You will comprehend the 'lone working' legal standards and use them in your workplace.
  • You'll be familiar with the rules governing "lone working" and be able to offer useful guidance at work.
  • You'll be able to conduct a comprehensive risk analysis for "lone working"

Unit 01: Background to Lone Working

Unit 02: Types of Jobs and Risks

Unit 03: Types of Jobs and Risks Part 2

Unit 04: Lone Working Safety

Unit 05: Lone Worker Legalities and Regulations


Who can take the certification courses?

There are no prerequisites to enrol in the courses.

How much time is required to complete a course?

Depending on the instructional modules, each course has a different length. It is indicated in the course details for each course.

What is the course’s organisation?

Modules make up the course structure. The average study time for each module is between 20 and 90 minutes. The amount of time spent on each module is entirely up to the individual pupils.

When and where can the course be taken?

Any internet-connected device can be used to study the course at any time.

Is there a final exam for this course?

There would be an MCQ Multiple Choice Questionnaire test after all the modules were completed. The questions must be answered online at a time and place of your choosing, and they will be drawn from the modules.

What score must you get on the test to pass?

The test’s passing score is 70 percent.

What occurs if a user doesn’t pass the test?

If the user didn’t pass the exam the first time, he/ she will have more chances to retake it after additional study. The exam can be taken more than once.