Working from Home Essentials

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!

    Learning Outcomes:

    • Understand the process of working from home and how to set up a home office
    • Learn about the benefits of remote work for both employers and employees
    • Kow the health, safety and technology requirements for working remotely
    • Gain in-depth knowledge of different online meeting tools and how to utilise them
    • Develop the skills to stay motivated, organised & disciplined while working remotely
    • Have an awareness of the challenges and setbacks of working from home long-term
    • Explore a range of project management, planning and communication tools that every remote worker must be aware of
    • Learn how long-term remote work impacts mental health

    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.

    Career Path

    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.

    Course Curriculum

    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
    Communication Tools 00:16:00
    Mock Exam
    Mock Exam – Working from Home Essentials 00:20:00
    Final Exam
    Final Exam – Working from Home Essentials 00:20:00

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