Front Desk Safety

Front Desk Safety

Updated Apr 29, 2020

Unfortunately, no workplace is immune to safety and security risks. If you're an administrative assistant, you may be at the company's "front desk," making you the first line of defense. Yes, this scenario can be really scary to think about, but thankfully, these instances are rare. At any rate, it's best to be prepared so that's what this course is all about. We'll discuss different types of threats, your role as the gatekeeper, and staying aware of your surroundings. We'll also go over what to do if someone in your workplace becomes violent and what to do in emergency situations.