Institution of Occupational Safety and Health

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the only Chartered body for health and safety professionals in the world. IOSH were founded in 1945 and have been registered as a charity since 1962. In 2002 we were awarded a Royal Charter. As the largest health and safety membership organisation in the world, IOSH has more than 44,000 individual members in over 100 countries. Across the world, two million people die every year as a result of health and safety failures therefore IOSH are committed to creating “A world of work which is safe, healthy and sustainable”. That’s why one of IOSH main aims is to maintain high standards throughout the profession via the training courses IOSH delivers. IOSH is one of the world’s leaders in health and safety training – more than 130,000 people take one an IOSH course every year.

IOSH Managing Safely course is a UK standard training designed to provide participants with a broad overview on health, safety & environmental topics.
This programme which is a full of step-by-step guidance, has a sharp business focus. The hands on, jargon-free format engages and inspires, and has helped a huge range of businesses to raise standards of safety and health.
On completion of this course, participants will gain sufficient knowledge and skills to deal with health and safety issues. This 3 day program is accredited by the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

Supervisors, managers and team leaders in any sector and any organisation who are required to effectively and efficiently be responsible for safety management of risks and resources.

IOSH Managing Safely covers basic health and safety issues which includes a short topic tackling environmental issues.

The course covers following modules:

  1. Introducing Managing Safely.
  2. Assessing risks.
  3. Controlling risks.
  4. Understanding your responsibilities.
  5. Identifying hazards.
  6. Investigating accidents and incidents.
  7. Measuring performance

The course duration is 3 days which includes a written multiple choice examination and a project based written assignment. Successful candidates will be awarded an IOSH certificate in Managing Safely.

The course duration is 3 days.

IOSH working safely course is a UK standard training designed to provide participants with a broad overview on health, safety & environmental topics. This programme which is a full of step-by-step guidance, has a sharp business focus. The hands on, jargon-free format engages and inspires, and has helped a huge range of businesses to raise standards of safety and health.
On completion of this course, participants will gain sufficient knowledge and skills to deal with health and safety issues

Supervisors, managers and team leaders in any sector and any organisation who are required to effectively and efficiently be responsible for safety management of risks and resources.

IOSH working safely covers basic health and safety issues which include a short topic tackling environmental issues.

  1. Module 1. Introducing working safely.
  2. Module 2. Defining hazard and risk.
  3. Module 3. Identifying common hazards.
  4. Module 4. Improving safety performance.
  5. Module 5. Protecting our environment.

Part 1: 10 Question, multiple-choice assessment paper
Part 2: 3 Hazard spotting exercises

It is a one day course.