Lone Worker Safety

People who frequently work alone are at higher risk of injury and even death. This Lone Worker Safety course is designed to better prepare employees for the potential hazards associated with working alone and help employers implement effective safety measures for their lone workers.

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Accepted Across Entire Canada
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Yukon
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Saskatchewan
  • Northwest Territories
  • Newfoundland
What you will get:
  • 45 mins on-demand course videos
  • 2 modules (OHS Standards Compliant)
  • 2 test (OHS Standards Compliant)
  • Certificate of Completion (PDF)
  • Unlimited Exam Attempts
  • Instant Access
  • Access on mobile, tablet or desktop
  • Dedicated Support
  • Following the latest standards

What Will You Learn?

1
Lone Worker Safety 20:00

In this module you will learn about the dangers of working alone, which are the high-risk jobs, provincial regulations as well as hazard assessment and control measures.

2
Protecting Lone Workers 25:00

In the second module of this course, you can expect to learn about the best ways to protect lone workers from the dangers of working alone, ways to minimize the risks, how to manage conflict, as well as changing the work design.

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eSafetyFirst is the convenient, hassle-free online training solution for anyone who needs fast WHMIS training or re-training. This course isn’t your average, bland workplace safety course that workers forget. Each module is engaging, memorable, and fun! Employers benefit from our bulk pricing and fast, simple training. Employees can get their practice out of the way fast and have fun doing it!

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Easy to use Invitation System. Choose between Individual & Group Training Options and train your entire workforce with just a few clicks.

Centralized User Management

Easily manage your worker information and provide them secure access to all your course trainings.

Group Trainings

Create and implement an online group training system for your in-house training programs.

Certificate Management

Track your workers training progress, download a copy of their certificate and renew their safety training program, directly from your account.

Sub Accounts

Large company with different branches? Add subaccounts to every branch so they can manage their on programs.

Dedicated Support

Our Support team is available via email or phone. Tickets are solved in maximum 2 hours, during working hours.

Training Options

Choose between Individual & Group Training Options.
With our system, the decision is yours!

Individual Training
No Minimum Size

Convenient for Workers

  • Take the course anywhere, anytime.
  • Pause and Resume whenever you need to.
  • Access from any device and browser.
  • Unlimited Exam Attempts

Recommended for small and medium companies.

4:34 min Video Explanation of How Individual Training Works

Group Training
Minimum Group Size: 6 Workers

Convenient for Employers

  • Train a large workforce at once.
  • Stop chasing each worker to complete the training.
  • Know which questions your workers fail.
  • One Exam Re-Attempt per Module.

Recommended for large companies with Video Projector and Training Room.

5:07 min Video Explanation of How Group Training Works

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What Is Lone Worker Safety?

According to the Government of Canada’s Occupational Health and Safety Act, employees who work alone require special safety training to comply with regulations. This is particularly important for lone workers who handle cash or valuables, carry out most of their tasks in isolated environments, travel extensively, or are required to handle hazardous materials.

Lone Worker Safety Training draws attention to the perils of working alone and/or in remote locations and proposes a set of practical safety measures that can be implemented to reduce potential risks.

Who Needs Lone Worker Safety?

Lone Worker Safety is aimed at employees who spend most of their work time alone and/or in remote locations that are not easily accessible by emergency personnel. The course should be completed by existing lone workers, but also by potential candidates looking to complete their CVs.

In addition, businesses in some industries are more likely to require lone worker safety training. These include:

  • Logging & Forestry,
  • Waste Management,
  • Security,
  • Energy & Electricity,
  • Oil & Gas,
  • Logistics (Shipping).

Who Is Responsible for Lone Worker Safety Training?

According to the OHS, employers who hire lone workers are largely responsible for their safety. As such, it is their obligation to implement lone worker safety courses for personnel who require such training.

On the other hand, the employee must dedicate time and effort to the completion of the training program and the effective application of learnt strategies in the workplace. Furthermore, many people who are not yet lone workers, but who wish to obtain related jobs can acquire and undergo this course to complete their CVs.

What Do You Need to Learn?

To complete this safety course, you must be able to broadly define the dangers of working alone and understand the employer’s responsibilities to implement safety measures for lone workers. In addition, you should be able to recognize jurisdictions with additional regulations for lone workers and describe a set of practices that employees in these provinces can apply to maintain their safety in the workplace.

How Long Is the Certificate Valid?

Employees who frequently work alone should re-take this course every year. New technologies and safety measures are constantly being developed to better protect lone workers. It is in your best interest to update your knowledge as more information becomes available.

What Other Courses Should I Take?

Lone Worker Safety is usually purchased together with Conflict Resolution, First Aid, and/or Electrical Safety and Awareness.

For additional safety courses tailored to your line of work, please access our consultation page and select your specific job. The safety courses recommended there will better prepare you for all hazards you are likely to encounter in the workplace.

Other Courses you should take

Those who acquire Lone Worker Safety training also consider courses in:

Same Day Certification
With eSafetyFirst, you do not have to chase instructors for your paperwork or wallet cards. With our training system, you can get the certificate in the same day or you can learn at your own pace and decide when you want to finish your training.

How Lone Worker Safety Online Training Benefits You

Cheapest and most convenient

In today’s fast paced society, Lone Worker Safety online courses have become the cheapest and most convenient solution to get your safety training done.

Save Time and Money

With Lone Worker Safety online training, you no longer need to schedule appointments, commute to a training facility and spend hundreds to thousands of dollars on courses and materials, all because an offline training facility can’t keep up with modern solutions due to human resources.

Pause, Resume or Retake Exams

It is also significantly more convenient to opt for the Lone Worker Safety online training because it gives the attendant the option to start the training at any given time and gain full control of the content. Lone Worker Safety Online courses empower you with the option to pause, resume, and even retake parts of the training that you did not fully master on your first try.

Course & Certification FAQs

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Is this course online?

All our courses are done online.

Some courses will also require the hands-on practice and evaluation component, in order to be compliant with your provincial worker compensation board. In this case, inside our courses (usually in the resource section), you will find the appropriate operator evaluation checklist so that your employer or supervisor can provide you with a workplace specific evaluation, as recommended by the CSA standards.

How can I buy this course?

To buy a course, all you have to do is to click the green button where it says “Buy Online Certification”.

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If you want to buy other courses, you can then navigate the website knowing that the product is in your shopping bag, otherwise, if you are done with the browsing, you can click the Checkout button from the shopping bag and complete the checkout form.

Do I have a limited time to finish the training?

You will have 1 year to complete your training. We believe this offers plenty of time to start and finish your training.

Can I take a course from a mobile device?

Yes. Our courses are cross device compatible meaning not only you can take a course from a mobile or tablet, but you can also start the course on a device, pause and resume on a different one. The progress will be saved as you go through your training.

How can I find my certificate?

In most cases, this question is addressed to us by individuals who took the training with a different company. We, as a private company, can only store and access data of our customers. If you did your training with a different company, then you need to contact them in order to receive a copy of your certificate.

If you are a customer of eSafetyFirst.com then all you have to do is to Login to your account, from the top right corner of our website, and you can, at any time, download a copy of the certificate you received from us.

What type of payments do you accept?

At this moment we accept Visa Credit and Debit Cards as well as Mastercard Credit and Debit Cards.

My Payment was declined. What to do?

There are multiple reasons why a payment might be refused by our payment processing system.

Unfortunately, the banks are not using the appropriate response codes to notify us of the exact reason, so the only solution we have, at this moment, is to recommend you to call the bank and see exactly why the payment was declined and how you can fix that.

What am I paying for?

Our courses are structed in modules and testing sections.

When you make a purchase on eSafetyFirst you are paying for the entire course. At the end of the course you will receive a certificate which will demonstrate that you have received the theoretical training and the evaluation for that specific course.

Have more questions about Lone Worker Safety?

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