IOSH Managing Safely

Course Details

This IOSH Certified four-day Managing Safely course is for non-health and safety expert personnel who have to manage risk and resources. This course is also for those required to manage safely and effectively in compliance with both their organisation’s policy and best practice in health and safety


Up to 12 Personnel


4 Days

Who Is This Course Intended For?
Supervisors, Managers & Site Foremen

Pre-Course Requirements



Managing Safely Certificate

Course Objectives

Identify the competent parts of a recognised Safety Management System such as BS 8800, HSG65 or OHSAS 18000 and gain an appreciation of risk assessment within the system, identify the data and techniques required to produce an adequate record of an incident.

Describe statutory requirements for reporting and procedures for checking for non-reporting. Define hazards and risks and describe the legal requirements for risk assessment. Demonstrate a practical understanding of quantitative risk assessment techniques. Identify workplace precautions, outline the provisions of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005.

Outline relevant health and safety legislation, Codes of Practice, HSA guidance notes and other information sources.

Course Programme
  • Module 1: Introduction and overview
  • Module 2: Risk Assessment and Risk Control
  • Module 3: Health and Safety Legislation
  • Module 4: Safety Management Systems
  • Module 5: Common Hazards
  • Module 6: Active Monitoring
  • Module 7: Hazards- Organisation- Specific
  • Module 8: Reactive and Proactive Monitoring
The course is assessed by a 60 minute written assessment and a practical assessment.

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