Based on the Government issued Return to Work Safely Protocol, this online training course incorporates current advice about measures to reduce the spread of Covid-19 in the community issued by the National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET), and other relevant information to effectively manage health and safety in the light of Covid-19.

Who is this Course for?

This course is aimed at all sectors. However it is advisable that Compliance Officers complete this course in addition to Infection Control Awareness.


This course contains online self-assessments after each chapter and an online certification exam at the very end. The self-assessments do not count towards the final examination marks but simply give you an idea of how you are doing. On successfully passing the final certification exam you will be issued with a certificate.

Course Content

1. Covid-19 Organise Defence

  1. Covid-19 Compliance - Workplace Representative and Compliance Framework
  2. Health Advisories
  3. Symptoms and Spread
  4. Minimise Spread: Physical Distancing & Hygiene

2. Manage Exposure

  1. Response Planning
  2. Responding to Covid-19 in the Workplace
  3. Contact Tracing
  4. Cleaning/Decontaminating

3. Risk Assessment

  1. Risk Assessment
  2. Assessing Covid-19 Specific Risk

4. Covid-19 Safe Operations

  1. Safeguarding against Covid-19
  2. Renewing Documentation and Processes
  3. Travel to Work
  4. Access Controls
  5. Manage Space
  6. Manage Deliveries
  7. Resolving Challenges

5. Assessment


Certification is valid for 1 year.

Course Duration and Delivery

Online Training You do not have to complete the online course in one sitting and you can also break it into small chunks if you wish. Should you have to leave the course unexpectedly, it will remember where you were the last time you left it. How long it takes you to complete this online course really depends on you but 60-90m is a good guideline.