IOSH Managing Safely IOSH

What is special about this course?

IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health) Managing Safely is a four-day course providing a basic introduction to health and safety at work. It concentrates on training delegates to apply sound management principles to health and safety.


Entry requirements

This course is suitable for anyone with responsibility for:

  • Health and safety
  • Personnnel managers/supervisor
  • Facilities/premises managers
  • Operating Managers
  • Safety management
  • Reactive monitoring
  • Risk assessment and risk control
  • Active monitoring
  • Review and audit
  • Health and safety legislation
  • Hazards - general

How will I study my course?

  • Short course


How long will my course last?

4 Days

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is by a multiple-choice test. A practical assignment is also carried out back in the workplace, which must be returned within 2 weeks from the last day of course.

Start date

Contact Business Solutions for current dates

How much will my course cost?

For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.

What funding can I apply for?

£200 ILA funding is available for this course.* To obtain your ILA please contact ILA Scotland on 0800 917 8000 for an application pack or check online at

* Subject to eligibility

What can I do on completion of my course?

Successful candidates receive the widely recognised IOSH Certificate in Managing Safely. This certificate is valid for 3 years.  Please allow at least 8 weeks for your certificate.

This programme will help you to:

  • Apply basic management to health and safety issues
  • Recognise health and safety hazards in the workplace.
  • Take account of risks from work activities arising from human factors
  • Ensure that adequate information training and supervision is provided for staff
  • Identify what actions should be taken when incidents involving injury or damage occur
  • Communicate effectively on health and safety issues
  • Understand the main legal responsibilities of employers and managers

Is there more information available online?

You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.

Apply for IOSH Managing Safely IOSH

Please call Pauline Tuthill on: 01463 273307 or email:

or go online to download a course booking form at:

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