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Covid 19 Risk Assessment (Safer Workplace) Training

The Covid 19 Risk Assessment (Safer Workplace) Training course explores the risk to workers caused by the Covid-19 virus and covers actions that can be taken by employers and employees to protect themselves and each other as they return to the workplace. The course covers commonly asked questions such as ‘what is coronavirus?’ ‘How do I protect against Covid 19 in the workplace?’ and ‘How do I carry out a Covid 19 risk assessment?’

This online training course covers information about the virus, risk assessments and personal safety, along with how to make changes to the daily work environment to address these risks.

The content of this course is based on the latest information from the UK government and the NHS and links are provided throughout the course to the most up to date and relevant government information.

  • Engaging, high quality, video-based learning experience
  • Up to date, relevant information relating to the Covid-19 Pandemic
  • Information for users about useful sources of information and links for further guidance as the situation changes
  • Certificate upon completion
Duration: Approx. 30 minutes

*Annual price per unit 

£25.00

Discounts for larger volume and multi-year subscription purchases.
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About the Covid 19 Risk Assessment (Safer Workplace) Training Course

The Covid 19 Risk Assessment Safe Workplace Training Course is an interactive video learning course aiming to provide learners with a greater understanding of the actions that can be taken to ensure a smooth and safe transition back to the workplace.

Aims of the course

Aimed at employers and employees, this course is intended to help you plan and implement changes and ease the transition back to the workplace for those returning to a central work location after long periods of remote working. Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so candidates can progress through the modules at their own pace, in their own time, making it easy to fit the training around their work
and personal life.

By the end of this course learners will:

  • have an understanding of what adjustments need to be made to enable a safe return to the workplace
  • appreciate the need for an updated risk assessment due to Covid 19
  • recognise that returning to work may need some careful planning and consideration
  • have an understanding of the way in which the Covid 19 pandemic has changed life in the workplace
  • know how to confidently protect themselves and others in the workplace from Covid-19

Who is this online training course for?

This course is aimed at anyone responsible for risk assessment and health and safety in the workplace. The course can also be useful to those returning to work after working from home, or starting work during and following the pandemic.

 

Course content

1THE COVID-19 VIRUS

This chapter will begin by explaining the differences between viruses and bacteria and exploring their hosts and how they mutate and spread. An explanation of the body’s response to disease and the immune system is then given to ensure that learners understand what is happening within the body and who is at risk.

The chapter than explores coronaviruses with a focus on Covid-19, how and where it spreads, and the risk of transfer. Symptoms are described and information about the incubation period is given as well as expectations about recovery times and other possible problems (including long Covid).

Learners will then hear about how to protect themselves and others from exposure, with a focus on the ‘hands, face, space’ method and self isolation procedures.

2COVID-19 RISK ASSESSMENT AND PERSONAL SAFETY

This chapter looks at business activities that are affected by Covid-19 and some of the solutions that can be introduced. Covid Alert levels are looked at in detail and the different ways these can affect workplace activities is explained.

This chapter explores the ways of Identifying risks using a Covid-19 Risk Assessment and gives information about hazards and places of risk. The chapter then explores the ways Covid-19 can affect mental and physical health in the workplace.

Information about staff training to protect against Covid is looked at, with detailed information given relating to cleanliness, correct handwashing techniques and the wearing and disposal of PPE.

3COVID-19 IN THE DAILY WORK ENVIRONMENT

This chapter looks at workspace layouts and the adaptations that may need to be made to ensure the workplace is Covid secure for all employers and hints and tips are given to support learners. Information about the importance of ventilation is explored and visual effects ensure that users know the best way to ventilate their workspace without causing risk.

Information for learners about safely moving around the workplace is covered next with ‘do’s and don’ts’ relating to working with colleagues and customers and suggestions for how to protect yourself and others. Basic information is given about PPE and how it applies to protecting against Covid 19.

Detailed information is given about how Covid can spread in the workplace and the importance of hygiene and cleanliness regarding office surfaces and equipment is emphasised. Information about deliveries and dealing with visitors is covered and details about travelling safely to and from work are explored.

The chapter summarises by briefly looking at how to deal with workplace accidents and updated information about administering Covid-safe first aid in the workplace is explained.

4ASSESSMENT

In order for learners to test their knowledge and complete the course, a multiple choice assessment is given at the end of each chapter. This ensures that learners consolidate and retain information and understand the course content. A certificate is available upon completion of the course.

Learners may also be interested in our Fire Safety Online Training or our Homeworking Online Training, which can be found in our Health and Safety Online Training Suite which includes a number of courses that could be bundled together as a package for helping your staff prepare for their return to wok.

Ready-to-go online training

This module is ready-to-go and you could be up and running in a matter of minutes. If you’re still unsure, learn more about the benefits of RealSense’s ready-to-go online training or simply ask us for a demo. We can help you get started and remember our support team are always on hand if you need them.

What do you get?

Our course(s), designed by topic specialists, are simple and easy to use and can be completed in your own time, at your own pace. You will get unlimited 24/7 access to the learning platform, your resources, digital training record and access to your certificate is available upon completion.

When purchasing for larger groups of people, remember that our onboarding process can help setup the platform to meet the specific needs of your organisation.

If you cannot find the answer to your query in our Frequently Asked Questions, or if you would like a quote, a chat through your training requirements or just need some technical help then our support team are here to help. Contact us today.

How is it delivered?

Modules are delivered via our online learning platform, Activbase or available in alternative formats for use on a customer’s own Learning Management System (LMS). Once payment has been received, you will be sent an email from RealSense confirming your purchase followed by a separate email from our Activbase Learning Platform with details on how to access your course(s). Access is available 24/7 for the duration of your license. Customers requiring a different course format e.g. SCORM for use on their own LMS, please contact us with your requirements.

Covid 19 Risk Assessment (Safer Workplace) Training

Upon successful course completion, a certificate of achievement is available and or automatically added to a learner’s digital record. 

Digital certificate – print, download, store

The certificate itself includes the learner’s name, course title, completion score / result, completion date and any marks of approval, accreditation authorities, and or distribution partners. It can be downloaded, stored or printed.

Learning records

When using our platform Activbase, learning records are available 24/7 for review, tracking progress and access to certificates. Records contain details of sessions including progress, attempts and results. This and additional data such as associated CPD, standards and qualifications are logged and available for information insights and management reporting – a powerful resource for tracking compliance as well as monitoring learning pathways.

Please note: when accessing the course via standalone media or 3rd party systems, you will need to check those systems log learning activity appropriate to your training needs.

 

What they say…

Take a look at what organisations say about some of our online learning solutions

RealSense customer reviews 5 stars

“Excellent Course well presented, plenty of content and easy to follow.”

Scottish Water

RealSense customer reviews 5 stars

The RealSense team have the ability to really understand client needs and deliver exceptional results through their knowledge and passion for their craft. I cannot recommend them highly enough.”

M Group Services

RealSense customer reviews 5 stars

“Realsense are extremely knowledgeable, authentic, flexible but most of all they listen to the specific requirements of their clients. Realsense pride themselves on knowing their clients and provide full customisation of courses. The menopause awareness programme designed for organisations to support their employees is a game-changer.”

Menopause 360

RealSense customer reviews 5 stars

“The piece of work designed and developed by RealSense, tested and rolled out for HSBC was simply the best safety e-learning that the Bank had ever commissioned. We could not have done it without your expertise, drive and enthusiasm.”

HSBC UK

“RealSense proved to be helpful, responsive and supportive throughout… a very satisfactory innovative product design to meet customer need.”

Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers

RealSense customer reviews 5 stars

“This e-learning training package is now even more flexible and easy-to-use, making it an excellent resource to assist employers in complying with fire safety legislation.”

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service

Product Specification

This module is designed to operate on industry standard multimedia PC compatible computers / laptops and or mobile devices with a suitable processor e.g. 2.0GHz Intel or AMD Processor, 4GB RAM or higher. A good reliable internet connection is required of at least 3Mb+/sec.

HTML5

Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mac: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
Mobile: Safari in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Apple iOS 10 or later, Google Chrome in Android OS 4.4 or later

Articulate Mobile Player

Articulate Mobile Player in Apple iOS 10 or later on iPad
Articulate Mobile Player in Android OS 4.4 or later (optimized for tablets)

CD-ROM

Internet Explorer 11 must be installed.

VIDEO-BASED COURSES

OS: Windows 7+ | Browser: Up to date | Video: Up to date video drivers | Memory: 1Gb+ RAM | Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+/sec)
Courses accompanied by the VideoTile logo with the IIRSM and or CPD logos are approved courses owned by VideoTile Learning Ltd and distributed under licence.

HTML5

JavaScript must be enabled for published courses to work.
Font downloads must be enabled to see the correct fonts and characters.
When using Internet Explorer, turn off Compatibility View for sites where your courses are hosted.

Screen Readers

Windows: NVDA, JAWS 16 or later
Mac: VoiceOver
iPhone: VoiceOver
iPad: VoiceOver
Android: TalkBack

Accessibility Guidelines

Storyline 360 output supports Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Level AA and Revised Section 508 standards. Click here for a Voluntary Product Accessibility Template® (VPAT®).

SCORM / AICC LMS

Our standard courses conform to SCORM / AICC (and TinCan) e-learning standards and have been successfully delivered on over 30 different learning management systems worldwide.

Activbase Online

Activbase is our own simple and easy to use learning platform for administrating, distributing and managing training. Our video based courses are streamed via our Activbase platform.

Other Devices

Most of our products are available on devices including Tablet, iPAD, smartphone or deliverable via media such as CD-ROM, USB memory stick and more. Let us know what you need.

Want to customise the ready-to-go training with your brand and learning materials?
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Frequently Asked Questions

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Pre-sale - Have a question about price, discounts, customising, demos, access?

Q: How do I access the online learning course?

A: The course is accessed via our own Activbase learning platform, or can be made available as a SCORM object for you to upload to your own Learning Management System.

Q: What if I would like to add or change some of the content to make it more specfic to my organisation?

A: We can swiftly tailor courses to suit your specific training needs. Please contact our team to discuss your requirements and request a quote.

Q: Is it possible to arrange a demo?

A: Yes, of course. If you would like to have a demo of a course or the Activbase Learning Platform then simply contact our team who will be able to arrange a demo for you.

Q: I represent an organisation with lots of employees we would like to train. Can your solution manage that? How much will it cost? Is there a discount when buying for a large workforce?

A: Our digital learning solutions are suitable for small, medium and large organisations. The solution is scalable so you can purchase for an individual or for a large organisation. We have an affordable pricing structure with discounts available for larger volumes. Simply let us know what courses you would like, how many employees you wish to train and we can tailor a package to suit your specific training needs. Simply ask us for a quote.

What is Activbase?

Activbase is a simple and easy to use Learning Management System (LMS) from RealSense that you can use to access your online learning courses. It provides hosting, administration, distribution and tracking of learning activities from a single cloud based platform. Find out more about the features and benefits of Activbase.

Using our courses - Technical query? Forgotten my password?

Q: I have a technical issue, what should I do?

A: That’s an easy one. Please contact us. You can get in touch via our online form, email our support team or call your account manager or our technical support team today.

Q: I have forgotten my password, what should I do?

A: If you have forgotten or lost your Activbase password, you can request a password reset through our learning platform, Activbase.

Records and certificates - Is the course accredited? What if i fail? Can I download my certificate?

Q: Is the course accredited?

Most of our courses are accredited by relevant authorities / approval bodies applicable to the course such as CPD, RoSPA or IIRSM. Please don’t hesitate to ask if you have any specific standard / approval requirements.

Q: Will I get a certificate?

All courses come with a certificate of achievement in recognition of completing the course successfully. A digital record is stored with each learner’s history and certificates are available for access and download.

Q: What if I fail my course?

If you do not achieve the pass rate for the course then you will be given the opportunity to review the training content and attempt the assessment again. With some of the video based courses, the course may be locked on a third failed attempt, subject to a review by your organisation administrator of a member of the RealSense support team.

I have another question, can you help?

If you cannot find the answer to your question here or in our detailed Frequently Asked Questions, then please don’t hesitate to contact our team. We are here to help answer your queries, help get you started and make sure you are maximising our digital learning solutions throughout.

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Covid 19 Risk Assessment (Safer Workplace) Training
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