Some companies employ staff that work within their own home environment. This Home Worker online training course provides up-to-date knowledge on hazards faced by homeworkers and current legislation surrounding this, reducing potential for injury. An employer has a responsibility for the health, safety and welfare of someone who is working for them in their own home.
Each year a number of accidents in relation to home working including the workers family and visitors occur. Factors such as there being children in the home can turn a small risk into a major one and it’s vital that employers address these risks.
To ensure the safety of employees who work at home the course has been designed to achieve the following objectives: