close

close

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.

close

close

Press esc to close

close close

Back to course information

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go overy your training requirements.

close close

Thank you for your enquiry!

One of our training experts will be in touch shortly to go over your training requirements.

Course Information

Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training​ Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Homeworking

  • What is Work from Home?
  • Types of Homeworking
    • Occasional Homeworking
    • Regular Homeworking
    • Permanent Homeworking
  • Benefits of Work from Home for
    • Employees
    • Employers

Module 2: Employer and Employees’ Responsibilities

  • Duties of Employers
  • Employee Responsibilities

Module 3: Requests to Work from Home

  • Application Process
  • Assessing the Home Environment
    • Risk Assessment
  • Homeworking Policy
  • Home Office/Workstation Requirements
  • Workstation/Display Screen Assessment

Module 4: Managing a Homeworking Arrangement

  • Communication to and Management of Homeworking Staff
  • Provision of Equipment
  • Insurance
  • Health and Safety
  • Data Security
  • Working Hours
  • Visits to the Home Worker
  • Contractual Terms
  • Expenses
  • Dependent Care
  • Review of a Homeworking Agreement
  • Termination of a Homeworking Agreement

Show moredowndown

Prerequisites

There are no formal prerequisites to attend this Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course.

Audience

This Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course is ideal for anyone who wants to gain knowledge of working from home.

Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training​ Course Overview

Homeworkers are those individuals who work from home rather than working in corporate offices. These are also known as remote employees. Every homeworker must look after their mental health by applying health and safety responsibilities. Studying Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course is helpful for those individuals who work at home. It helps organisations lower the insurance premiums and saves the money for spending on workers who work from home. It helps individuals that how to protect themselves against any accidents. Attending this training course will surely help learners to undertake a variety of tremendous job opportunities and become more successful in their careers.

This 1-day Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course covers all necessary concepts to help delegates become thoroughly familiar with the work from home environment. During the training, they will learn about how to communicate with and manage homeworking staff. They will also learn about the provision of equipment, data security, contractual terms, dependent care, and many more. Our highly professional trainer with years of experience in teaching such courses will conduct this training course and help delegates to get a comprehensive understanding of confined space.      

This training will cover various essential topics, such as: 

  • Risk assessment
  • Regular homeworking
  • Dependent care
  • Workstation/display screen assessment
  • Permanent homeworking

After attending the Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course, delegates will be able to effectively maintain health and safety for their homeworkers. They will also be able to assess the home environment for better homeworking.

Show moredowndown

  • Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises
  • Manual
  • Experienced Instructor

Show moredowndown

Why choose us

Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.

best_trainers

Highly experienced trainers

All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.

venues

State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible

small_classes

Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience

value_for_money

Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.

tailored_learning_experience

Tailored learning experience

Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.

budget

Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.

team_building

Team building opportunity

This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.

monitor_progress

Monitor employees progress

Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.

What our customers are saying

Frequently asked questions

FAQ's

Homeworker is the word used for those people who work from home. It is a way of functioning that applies to various jobs.
There are no formal prerequisites to attend this Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course.
This Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course is ideal for anyone who wants to gain knowledge of working from home.
Savings in extra expense, excluding commute time, more independence, improved communication, better productivity, more flexibility, etc., are the main benefits of working from home.
Occasional, regular, and permanent are the different types of homeworking.
Check your posture regularly, don’t ignore discomfort, take your breaks in full, avoid distractions, avoid glare, continue to socialise, exercise, etc., are the safety measures while working from home.
During the Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training course, you will learn various essential topics such as homeworking policy, contractual terms, review of a homeworking agreement, duties of employers, regular homeworking, benefits of work from home for employees, and many more.
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider in the world for Health and Safety for Homeworkers Training.

Why choose us

icon

Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.

icon

Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.

icon

High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

barclays Logo
deloitte Logo
Thames Water Logo

"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

Joshua Davies, Thames Water

santander logo
bmw Logo
Google Logo

Looking for more information on Health & Safety in the Workplace?

backBack to course information

Get a custom course package

We may not have any package deals available including this course. If you enquire or give us a call on +32 80077519 and speak to our training experts, we should be able to help you with your requirements.