SPA Module – Lone Working

SPA Module – Lone Working

Course Aim

To build on basic health and safety information by concentrating on risks specifically associated with Lone Working

To understand the implications of: risk of personal injury, cost to the business, job security, environment not properly considered

Learning Objectives

To ensure delegates know what lone working is, and to be aware of the associated hazards.

On completion of this module delegates will be able to:

Define “working alone”

Identify the requirements when arranging for lone working

List the risks associated with lone working


  • Definition of Lone Working
  • Lone working – requirements
  • The risks of working alone
  • Night time working
  • Method statement

Success Indicators

Assessment results: Should show acceptable theoretical understanding increase in the awareness of Lone Working.