Home Office: Security

  • 8 topics | 31m 59s
  • Up to 30 languages
  • Transcripts
This course will provide an awareness-level orientation of basic home office security fundamentals and appropriate actions for workers to take in the event of potential threat situations that may be encountered at home, including trespassers and domestic violence. Consideration will also be given to cybersecurity, how to react to fires and explosions, and how to respond to a calls for evacuation or shelter-in-place. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. This course was developed with subject matter expert support by DEKRA – Global advisors for safety testing, consulting, inspection, and certification. Please note, the course materials and content were current with the laws and regulations at the time of the last expert review, however, they may not reflect the most current legal developments. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation with respect to compliance with legal statutes or requirements.


  • identify general security guidelines and best practices
  • recognize how to deal with trespassers and unknown persons on your property
  • identify cybersecurity guidelines and best practices
  • recognize best practices for ensuring safety at home, dealing with trespassers, and ensuring cybersecurity
  • recognize ways to deal with domestic violence
  • identify appropriate steps to take in the event of a fire or explosion
  • recognize appropriate actions to take in the event of an evacuation
  • recognize actions to take during shelter-in-place emergencies
  • recognize actions to take to deal with domestic violence, fires, and evacuations


  • General Security Guidelines
  • Handling Trespassers
  • Cybersecurity
  • Knowledge Check: Security Best Practices
  • Dealing with Domestic Violence
  • Fire and Explosions
  • Evacuation and Shelter-in-place
  • Knowledge Check: Violence, Fires, and Evacuations