Effective Remote Working Training


Aimed at employees who regularly work from home or remotely as part of their job, this online course provides the user with tools to ensure high levels of productivity when they are away from the workplace.

With roughly 1.7 million homeworkers in the UK, which is a number that is expected to keep rising, employers must ensure that if they are employing a remote worker, they offer them the tools and knowledge that they need to perform their job effectively.

Learning Outcomes

In this course you will learn:

  • How to effectively manage your own time.
  • What a productive workspace looks like for your role, and why it is important.
  • How to ensure transparent communication with colleagues when working remotely.

Course Contents

This course consists of three sections:

Section 1: creating a productive workspace

Everyone’s workspace needs are different, but this section identifies the basic requirements for focused working and some techniques for remaining productive despite the distractions of home.

Section 2: structure

Section 2 explains how to create structure in your day when you are managing your own time. This includes techniques for planning and prioritising your workload, creating boundaries for yourself, and how to reduce the impact of distractions.

Section 3: communication

Section 3 provides tips and tools for effectively communicating with colleagues from a distance, including useful technology for talking and managing workflow.

About the Course


The Effective Remote Working Training course covers all the key challenges faced by remote workers, providing tips and advice for staying on task and keeping yourself accountable for your output.

It begins with a section on setting up an effective home workspace, considers methods for managing your own time and workload and reducing distractions, and perhaps most importantly, how to stay connected with the rest of your team despite the distance. The actionable techniques provided will help you stay focused and engaged with your duties, wherever you are.

Available in 31 languages, the course takes around 30 minutes to complete.


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