IOSH Managing Safely Courses

IOSH Managing Safely 4 day course.

Module 1. Introducing managing safely

Some managers may see health and safety as an add-on to their role – even an intrusion. This module makes it clear that managers are accountable for their teams, and makes a persuasive case for managing safely.

Module 2. Assessing risks

Defines and demystifies ‘risk assessment’. Risk assessments and a simple scoring system are introduced, and delegates carry out a series of assessments.

Module 3. Controlling risks

The session tackles reducing risks, concentrating on the best techniques to control key risks, and how to choose the right method.

Module 4. Understanding your responsibilities

Looks at the demands of the law and how the legal system works. Introduces the basics of an health and safety management system.

Module 5. Identifying hazards

Entrances and exits, work traffic, fire, chemicals, electricity, physical and verbal abuse, bullying, stress, noise, housekeeping and the working environment, slips, trips and falls, working at height, computers and manual handling are discussed in this module.

Module 6. Investigating accidents and incidents

The session starts with why accidents should be investigated, and goes on to cover why things go wrong, and how to carry out an investigation when they do.

Module 7. Measuring performance

Explains how checking performance can help to improve health and safety. Delegates learn how to develop basic performance indicators. Also understand auditing and proactive and reactive measuring.

Module 8. Protecting our environment

A short introduction to waste and pollution looks at how organisations and individual managers can get involved in cutting down environmental impacts.

Delegates who successfully complete the written and practical assessments at the end of the course are awarded an IOSH certificate in Managing Safely.

Written assessment is “closed book” and consists of a mixture of multiple choice and short written answers – held on the last day of the course.

Practical assessment – Delegates chose an area in their organisation on which to conduct the assessment. They have 2 weeks from the last day of the course to submit their practical assessment.

 

Special Price of £550.00 plus VAT per person – No hidden extras!

 

Course venues and dates:

Leighton Buzzard – November 2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th

Letchworth Garden City – November 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th

Please contact us for more details or a booking form