Working from Home Essentials
The Working From Home Essentials course is packed with information and tips for setting up a home working environment and how to work remotely efficiently for the long-term. It covers essential areas such as health and safety, technology and tools, communication and challenges.
Whether you’re a business owner, manager or employee, recent changes to working culture have meant that more professionals than ever are now working from home. This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to work successfully as a remote worker, introducing strategies for staying motivated and disciplined, as well as the different ways to manage projects when working away from your team.
What’s more, you’ll become a more efficient worker, and will build your proficiency to work with a range of digital work tools and meeting platforms such as Trello, Zoom, Skype and Google Meet. Working remotely is the future now. Enrol in this course and discover a new, dynamic way of working!
- Understand the basics of working from home and how to proceed
- Get familiar with different online meeting tools and how to use them properly
- Gain in-depth knowledge of various online meeting tools and how to utilise them
- Learn the features of the project management and communication tools and be proficient at them
- Have an awareness of the challenges and setbacks of working from home long-term
- Explore a range of digital tools and become more tech-savvy
- Equip yourself with essential skills and knowledge to work successfully as a remote worker
Method of Assessment
To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple-choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.
After completing the MCQ assessment, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, for £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, for just £15.
Who is This course for?
This course is ideal for anyone who is required to work remotely or is making the transition from office to home office during the coronavirus pandemic. It offers practical information for both employers and employees, and there are no specific entry requirements for this course.
There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Working from Home Essentials. Anyone and everyone can take this course.
The Working from Home Essentials is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home!
All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.
On successful completion of the course, learners will have excellent knowledge of how to set up a home office and the requirements for working from home effectively. They will also be familiar with a range of project management, planning and communication tools that will allow them to work effectively with their team in isolation.
|Module 1: Introduction to Work from Home|
|Introduction to Work from Home||01:05:00|
|Module 2: Online Meeting Tools|
|Online Meeting Tools Part – 1||01:05:00|
|Online Meeting Tools Part – 2||00:46:00|
|Module 3: Project Management Tools|
|Project Management Tools||00:41:00|
|Module 4: Project Planning Tools|
|Project Planning Tools||00:34:00|
|Module 5: Communication Tools|
|Mock Exam – Working from Home Essentials||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Working from Home Essentials||00:20:00|