0330 100 0727
0330 100 0727

Lone Working Awareness Training Course

Statistics from the British Crime Survey have indicated that as many as 150 lone workers are attacked every day (both physical and verbal). Therefore, it is more important than ever to be aware of the risks lone workers face daily. This online Lone Working training course will teach your staff the vital knowledge they require.

SFC CPD white header logo
Enquire Now

About this Lone Working Awareness Training Course

Working alone is not in itself against the law and it will often be safe to do so. However, the law requires employers to consider carefully, and then deal with, any health and safety risks for people working alone. Some risks associated with lone working include sudden illness or accident; violence, threats or abuse; theft or intruders; and driving-related incidents. It is the responsibility of the employer to be aware of and monitor these risks.
This online Lone Working training will provide you with the correct knowledge and practical controls to implement in your workplace to help keep lone workers safe from harm. This includes the legal duties, how to assess and control the risks of lone working, good practices and strategies to reduce risks, and why supervision is important. 
Duration Duration Dependent on the delivery method, this online Lone Working Safety training course takes between 1-2 hours to complete and gain your certificate.
Entry & Level Entry & Level There are no barriers to entry on this Lone Working training. This is an awareness course, suitable for all. 
Certification Certification On completion of this online course, either download your Lone Working Awareness certificate or access it later online.  
Accreditations Accreditations Our online Lone Working course is CPD accredited and delivered by a Skills for Care endorsed training provider. It meets accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines. 


Looking to start learning now?

For more information and pricing, give us a call now and speak to our training team!

Created for your needs

Lone Working Awareness Training Course Outline

The aim of this Lone Working Safety training course is to greater increase your knowledge of lone working and its risks, as well as the relevant laws and legislation. 

The key points covered in this course are:

  • Defining lone working
  • Legal duties
  • Risks
  • Working practices
  • Training
  • Supervision





Learn how Flexebee will work for you

Book a free, personalised demo now!
Discover how easy it is to use our LMS and how to measure staff's training performance.
Book a Demo
Providing relevant knowledge and skills

Lone Working Awareness Training Course Learning Outcomes

On completion of this Lone Working course, learners should know and understand the following: 
  • Defining lone working  
    Learn what lone working is
  • Legal duties 
    Understand what the legal duties are
  • Risks  
    Assessing, identifying and controlling the risks of lone working
  • Working practices  
    Good working practices and strategies to reduce risk
  • Training  
    Why training is important?
  • Supervision  
    Why supervision is important? 

FLXB Certificate Reduced (1)




Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some of the most asked questions that are put to our training specialists. 

What is Lone Working training? Lone working training is to ensure employees that work alone feel safer at work against harassment, aggression and violence. It will help to identify risks early and be able to plan ahead to ensure they can diffuse tension and handle emergencies whilst working alone, no matter the location. 
Why is Lone Working training important? Lone working training is important because working independently comes with health and safety risks due to having no colleagues around. By taking a Lone Working training course, risks and injuries can be reduced, and the lone workers person safety will be increased. 
Who should take this Lone Working course?

This Lone Working Safety course is aimed at those who manage, supervise or employ lone workers to ensure they understand the risks and can put a safe system in place at work.

It can also benefit the lone workers themselves as they will be able to identify the risks and learn more about the correct practices. 




To view more courses like our online Lone Working training course, simply click one of the tabs below. 

Get a quote and enrol all your staff

We are committed to making the most of your budget. Explore our dedicated webinar and blended learning solutions.

Enquire Now


Lone Working Awareness Training Course Delivery Methods

Our Lone Working Safety training courses are available 24/7, anytime, anywhere. Perfect for staff with busy schedules or difficult shift patterns.

• Study when you want   
• Track staff progress   
• Study anywhere you want on any device 

Choose how you want this online Lone Working Awareness training course delivered: 


It's easy to get certified in Lone Working Awareness

Just follow these four simple steps, sit back, relax and let us do the hard work for you and your team.

Book A Course Book this Lone Working training course by calling us or sending us a message. 
Login Once everything has been booked, you will receive login details for you and your staff.
Complete Course Complete the Lone Working Safety training course you purchased in the delivery method you chose. 
Become Certified Great! Now you're certified and can download the Lone Working Awareness certificate from the portal. 

Get the right training to match your organisation's needs

Give our training specialists a call now!



Take the next step and start transforming your business today with the best LMS and courses on the market!

Book a Demo