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Health and Safety for Homeworkers (Employees)


Homeworking is a type of flexible working which can also be used in conjunction with other arrangements, such as flexible hours, working part-time or term-time working. This course is designed to raise awareness of the risks and hazards that are prevalent within the home-based workplace.


At the end of the course, trainees will be able to:

  • Understand what being a homeworker means
  • Undertake and implement homeworking assessments
  • Recognise the risks and hazards that come with working at home
  • Use best practice to decrease the risks and hazards of homeworking
  • Identify the risks of fire in the home as a homeworker
  • Take action to ensure your home and data security standards are effective.