IOSH Managing Safely


This course has been designed to meet the needs of managers and supervisors from any organisation, who are required to manage employees and their work activities, in compliance with the company’s Safety Policy and Health and Safety legislation.

The course concentrates on training managers and supervisors to apply sound management principles to Health and Safety issues as part of a total management strategy. It may be tailored to meet the particular needs of organisations and provides successful candidates with a recognised qualification in Health and Safety.

Upon completion of this course candidates will be able to:

  • Apply basic management principles and practices to Health and Safety issues
  • Set practical Health and Safety objectives and be able to plan and implement means of achieving those objectives
  • Recognise risks present in the workplace and set appropriate control measures
  • Take account of risks posed by human factors
  • Ensure that adequate information, instruction, training and supervision is provided within the workplace
  • Investigate all incidents involving injury or damage in order to determine the causes and to take appropriate remedial actions
  • Communicate effectively on Health and Safety issues with superiors, employees, and Health and Safety professionals
  • Understand the main legal requirements of employers and managers and to act to fulfil these obligations


  • Course Outline
  • Assessing risks
  • Controlling risks
  • Understanding responsibilities
  • Understanding hazards
  • Investigating incidents
  • Measuring performance
  • Examination – (Day 3) :  Test paper of 30 questions with a practical Risk Assessment project


Assessment: Multiple-choice paper given at the end of the course

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IOSH Managing Safely


Length: 3 Days

Starts: Thu 11 Jan 2018

16th & 23rd November 2017

Starts: Thu 17 May 2018

24th, 31st May

Starts: Wed 15 Aug 2018

22nd, & 29th Aurgust