Have you or your staff found yourselves working at home for the first time? Have you found that social distancing means you are having to work alone on site or in a vehicle? Whether you are an experienced lone worker, you supervise staff who are working remotely or you have recently found yourself working alone for the first time, the world looks very different now than it did at the beginning of the year.
During this unprecedented time of self-isolation, social distancing and concerns for personal wellbeing, staff need to feel a sense of belonging more than ever before.
This course explores best practice in the health, safety and welfare of lone workers, to protect local authority staff in the current climate, whether working remotely or at home. During her early career, Fiona Sutton-Wilson worked in urban and rural communities as a lone worker; she has developed lone working policies; and has managed staff, volunteers and contractors who have worked alone, both out-in-the-field and at home.
By the end of this training you will:
This course will be delivered online via Microsoft Teams. To access it, you will need a WiFi connection or mobile data hotspot. Downloading Microsoft Teams to your laptop, desktop or smart device will give a better performance and greater functionality throughout the day. This highly interactive training includes a mixture of presentations, video conferencing, group work, games, quizzes and video.
3-hour event: AM 09:00 Start 12:00 Finish
PM: 13:00 Start 16:00 Finish
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