Whether you regularly deal with beneficiaries alone or you occasionally work late in an empty office, having some basic knowledge about good practice can literally be a life saver. If you are a manager responsible for lone workers then you also have a duty of care to your staff. This half-day course will provide you with a solid introduction to lone working and will point you to other useful resources.
• Know what lone working is.
• Understand the principles of safe lone working.
• Identify common risk factors and how to mitigate them.
Delivered by Kirsty McDowell of Fish Quay Consulting
Venue: VODA, Queen Alexandra Campus, Hawkeys Lane, North Shields, NE29 9BZ
Costs: £20 VODA members, £25 other voluntary and community organisations, £40 statutory and private organisations.