This course will give you the strategies to set up a successful telework programme for your organisation. If a logical, planned approach to implementing a telework scheme is adopted, there is a greater chance of success

  • The five stages in the planned approach:
  1. Identifying the problem
  2. Analysis and assessment
  3. Testing and development
  4. Implementation
  5. Review and modification
  • Formal reporting systems
  • Effective Communication methods
  • Control and supervision
  • Managing the communications and control of teleworkers
  • The manager’s role

Working from home and managing your time

  • Tips for home working, including how to motivate yourself and relieve boredom.
  • How to organise and prioritise your day at home.
  • Planning tips for the home worker.
  • Managing effective communications when away from the office and colleagues.
  • Daily planning and setting priorities.
  • Structuring your day.

Working with Microsoft Outlook

  • In this section we will show delegates time-tested tips how Outlook can organise daily tasks, automate repetitive activities and its use in planning projects.

Managing meetings

    • How to run the successful meeting.
    • Tips for planning agendas and organising the attendees to be both positive and productive.
    • This section will introduce delegates to the Meeting Planner that can be used for team meetings and one-to-ones.
    • We will also give delegates the ‘top 10 tips for running remote meetings’.

You can take the course by clicking on Working from Home: Setting Up A Homeworking Program.


On completion of this course you will be able to download a Total Success certificate of course completion.


Approximately 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like, and there is no limit on how long you can take to do the course.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at anyone who works from home.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Please click the link  to take the course Working from Home: Setting Up A Homeworking Program.

You are allowed to complete the course within 30 days of booking. During this time you can take as many attempts as you like. Please note, after 30 days your booking will expire and you will have to repurchase the training course.