What is the IOSH Managing Safely Course & Certification?
Target Zero Training delivers the popular IOSH Managing Safely course from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health.
Our IOSH Managing Safely courses are designed to cover health and safety management principles and encourage candidates to use their own knowledge and training to not only reduce hazards in their own working environment, but actively tackle issues that can arise on a day to day basis.
You can complete this live instructor-led IOSH training wherever you are and in a COVID secure way. This IOSH Managing Safely course is fully interactive and takes place via a live Zoom call with the instructor and other attendees on the course – so you can still ask questions throughout the training and take part in discussions and group activities. Your assessment is via an online form, and you are required to be on camera at all times so use of an individual computer or laptop with a webcam, microphone and internet is essential.
Learn How to Communicate H&S with Staff
Communication is a key part of this process. Managers who attend the IOSH Managing Safely training course will learn how to effectively talk to their staff regarding these common issues and ensure that adequate training is available to staff. They will also gain a greater understanding of the procedures that are required to effectively manage and control health and safety risks.
Who should attend the IOSH Managing Safely Course Online?
Our online IOSH Managing Safely courses in are suitable for anyone who assumes responsibility for the safety of other members of staff within the workplace. Candidates will not need to have any prior knowledge of today’s health and safety procedures to enrol on the course. The content will cover all the important principles of the topic.
What’s involved in the Online Training?
Our instructor-led IOSH Managing Safely training lasts 3 days and covers all the major elements of health and safety training, including:
- Introducing managing safely
- Understanding your responsibilities
- The law on health and safety at work
- Assessing and controlling risks
- Identifying hazards
- The costs of accidents
- How losses occur
- Safety management models and risk management
- The nature of commonly encountered hazards
- Human factors affecting safety performance
- Accident causation and investigation
- Protecting our environment
The talks, which are always delivered by our trained and experienced group leaders, will be engaging and relatable to encourage maximum interaction and enhance the candidates’ learning experience.
What is the duration of the IOSH Managing Safely course online?
The IOSH Managing Safely course takes place across three days, culminating in an evaluation at the end via a multiple choice question paper and a hazard spotting exercise. There will be about 8-12 hours of study including informal discussions and interactive quizzes, with plenty of opportunity to ask questions and clarify anything you do not understand. Once you have achieved this certificate, it is valid for life but there is the option of a IOSH Managing Safely Refresher course which you may want to consider to keep up with the latest legislation.
Why is managing safely training required?
As a manager or supervisor, you are responsible for a team of workers and have a legal responsibility to ensure their safety. The managing safely course supplies you with everything you need to create a safe working environment and apply your management skills to ensuring the safety of those under your care. Everybody has a responsibility to create a safe working environment and look out for potential hazards that could cause harm to colleagues or members of the public.
IOSH Managing Safely is an internationally recognised qualification that spans all industry sectors and is valid for life so is well worth the investment for your business or career development.
Are there any entry requirements for the IOSH Managing Safely course?
There are no entry requirement for the IOSH Managing Safety course, but it is recommended for and designed for those who are responsible for the safety and wellbeing of more than one person under their management so is ideal for anyone in a manager or supervisory role.
You do not need any prior health and safety knowledge or qualifications for this course. You will be supplied with all the information and knowledge you need over the three day course and will be recommended any other additional training if it is thought useful. You will leave feeling confident to provide risk management and spot hazards across the workplace.
IOSH Managing Safely Online Course Dates for Year 2021
- 08 Sep – 10 Sep 2021
- 06 Oct – 08 Oct 2021
- 03 Nov – 05 Nov 2021
- 01 Dec – 03 Dec 2021