IOSH Managing Safely

IOSH Managing Safely training course with a minimum of 22-hrs teaching time and can be delivered on either a 3 or 4-day basis with the choice of consecutive days or weekly delivery.

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Description

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the Chartered body for health and safety professionals and is world’s biggest professional health and safety membership organisation and a world-leading developer of certificated safety and health training courses.

Managing Safely

Suitable for managers and supervisors from any organisation or sector who are required to manage efficiently and effectively in compliance with both an organisation’s safety policy and current health and safety legislation.

Concentrating on training the manager to supervisor to apply sound management principles to safety and health issues in their team as part of a total management strategy, this modular course can be tailored to meet business requirements.

Course Content
The IOSH Managing Safely follows a set syllabus arranged into seven modules:

1. Introducing Managing Safely
2. Understanding Your Responsibilities
3. Identifying Hazards
4. Assessing Risks
5. Controlling Risks
6. Investigating Accidents and Incidents
7. Measuring Performance.

Course Objectives

On completion of this programme candidates will be able to:

o Apply basic management principles and practices to health and safety issues
o Set practicable health and safety objectives and be able to plan and implement courses to achieve those objectives
o Recognise risks present in the workplace and be able to select appropriate control measures
o Take account of the risks posed by human factors
o Ensure that adequate information, instruction, training and supervision is provided within the workplace
o Investigate all incidents involving injury or damage in order to determine the causes and to take appropriate remedial actions
o Communicate effectively on health and safety issues with superiors, work people, and health and safety professionals

The examination consists of:
o Multiple-choice and short answer test paper of 25 questions
o A practical project.

Delivery

Occhnet can provide total flexibility for in-house training.
The IOSH Managing Safely training course requires a minimum of 22-hrs teaching time and can be delivered on either a 3 or 4-day basis with the choice of consecutive days or weekly delivery.

Please enquire for in-house course costs tailored to your needs or upcoming public course dates www.occhnet.co.uk or courses@occhnet.co.uk