IOSH Managing Safely

Managing Safely is a course for managers and supervisors in any sector and any organisation. It’s designed to give managers all they need to know to help them handle health and safety in their teams.


The flexible new high impact programme covers all the main health and safety issues, and includes a session tackling the environment too.

It may be tailored to meet the particular needs of organisations and provides successful candidates with a recognised qualification in Health and Safety.

Course Aims

To equip managers with the knowledge and skills required to manage health and safety in a proactive manner within the workplace.

Course Objectives

By the end of the training delegates 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.


Delegates who attend the course and successfully complete the written assessments and project will be awarded the IOSH certificate in Managing Safety.


he course requires 32 hours of tuition time in total and is typically delivered over 4 days. It may also be delivered on single days or evening courses over a longer period.


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