Our Services: Working from Home e-learning
Working from Home: Health & Wellebing for COVID-19 and Beyond is a new e-learning course designed to give staff the information they need to look after their own physical and mental health while working from home.
Working from Home is suitable for staff who work from home at any time and for any reason (e.g. on an ad-hoc basis, or a more regular, structued arrangement) but makes special reference to the unique circumstances preseneted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
While acknowledging the personal and organisational benefits that home working can bring, Working from Home considers the main risks to health and wellbeing and provides straightforward guidance on how to manage these challenges. Key topics covered include Stress, Mental Health and Wellbeing, and the Safe Use of DSE.
Working from Home also addresses the subject from the perspective of the employer, explainig the extent of an employer's general duty of care towards staff who work away from the office - this can help staff to have realistic expectations about what employers should and can do for home workers.
For organisations or learners who wish to use it, Working from Home comes with a free Home Working Checklist which staff can use to carry out a basic home working risk assessment.
Course content includes:
types of home working
benefits & challenges
stress, mental health & wellbeing
safe use of DSE
fire & electrical safety
slips, trips and falls
Successful completion of Working from Home releases a learner's completion certificate, and attracts one CPD (continuing professional development) credit.
Working from Home was developed in asssociation with, and is available to purchase from, echo3education. The course is priced at £10 + VAT per single licence, with bulk discounts available.
For more information, or to arrange a free, no-obligation trial of the course please contact us.