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Health & Safety for Homeworkers

CPD Approved

This Health and Safety Training for Homeworkers programme has been designed to provide a good grounding in general health and safety.

Course Description

Regardless of where an employee works, the employer still has a responsibility to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of their employees, as far as is reasonably practicable. It is essential that employers train their homeworkers on how to recognise the possible risks when working at home including manual handling, DSE, slips trips and falls, and fire hazards.

This online training course is for people who work at home, some, or all of the time. It is designed to teach the user their responsibilities when it comes to employees working at home, and best practice for safe working from their home.

Target Audience

Everyone should have health and safety training, regardless of if they work in a fixed place of work or they work from home. This course is for people who work at home, some, or all of the time. It’s to keep you safe while you’re at work, when your workplace is your own home. Our course includes access to our Homeworking Assessment Tool.


This online Health & Safety for Homeworkers course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD. Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the basics of staying safe as a homeworker
  • Recognise and deal with potential hazards in the home
  • Understand your responsibilities for your own personal safety
Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Health & Safety for Homeworkers 1 Slips, Trips and Falls 70%
Health & Safety for Homeworkers 2 Your Workspace 70%
Health & Safety for Homeworkers 3 DSE & Manual Handling 70%
Health & Safety for Homeworkers 4 Fire & Electrical Safety 70%
Health & Safety for Homeworkers 5 Safety Responsibilities & Procedures 70%
Health & Safety for Homeworkers 6 Mental Health 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)


50 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

Multiple User & Bulk Purchase Discounts Available. Please call for details.

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