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Managing Safely

Managers and supervisors in any sector, from any organisation, who have to manage health & safety, risk and resources.

Note: we strongly advise that this course is run over four days and not three days unless your staff have significant experience of involvement with other plan, do, check, act systems

IOSH Managing Safely


This course includes the following sections

1. Introducing the course by justifying the importance of safety by looking at the legal implications, the costs to an organisation and the moral concerns following failure to control health and safety.
2. Assessing risks, including the industry default method of rating risks
3. Controlling risks, by using a systematic approach and cost benefit analysis 
4. Understanding your responsibilities. Taking section 1 a step further by taking a look at how criminal and civil law is applied following failure to control. Control of health and safety by way of Plan, do, check, act (Deming Cycle) is also considered. 
5. Identifying hazards. 24 different workplace hazards are now covered, including new additions of radiation, asbestos and mechanical hazards.
6. Investigating accidents and incidents. Incidents are traced back from the initial causes to their underlying and root causes. Investigation methods are also covered.
7. Measuring health and safety performance by workplace inspections, audits and collating incidents etc.


Who Should Attend?

This course will help directors, looking to gain a better understanding of health and safety, down to shop floor employees who are anticipating moving to a supervisory level. This course suits anyone who is tasked with looking after others.

The HSE recognise this course as being crucial for a business to demonstrate they are maintaining control.

Additional Information:

Assessment is made by combined final exam and practical project completed at the delegates own site

Other Information:
Duration : 3 days

Please reserve your course from the list below

Update this course every 3 years with our 1 day Managing Safely Refresher course, see below for dates for this course.

We offer IOSH training courses in Chesterfield and throughout the surrounding areas of Derbyshire, South Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire. This course can also be delivered at your site for groups of your own staff - contact us for a quote for on site courses.


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