IOSH Working Safely IOSH

What is special about this course?

IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety and Health) Working Safely aims to make people, at all levels, aware of their responsibility for safety towards themselves, colleagues and others affected by work activities.

Entry requirements

All people whose work exposes them to risk including machine and process operators, office and process non-industrial operators, first-line supervisors who have had no formal safety and health training. This course is also suitable for candidates who require a health and safety certificate to obtain their CSCS card.

  • Principles of Accident Prevention
  • Health & Safety Law
  • Communication Skills
  • Risk Assessment
  • Common Hazards
  • Industry-specific hazards (for groups with a common interest)

How will I study my course?

  • Short course


How long will my course last?

1 Days

How will I be assessed?

Candidates are assessed with 3 observation tests throughout the day and 1 written test at the end of the day.

Where can I study my course?

  • Inverness Campus

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 apply for your funding please contact ILA Scotland on 0808 1001090 or check online at

*Subject to eligibility

What can I do on completion of my course?

On successful completion candidates gain the widely recognised IOSH Certificate in Working Safely. It is recommended to refresh the course every 3 years.

This programme will help candidates to:

  • Identify hazards and evaluate risks in their workplace
  • Assist maagers in preparing written risk assessments
  • Follow their organisations health and safety policy
  • Carry out work activities without risk to themselves
  • Report relevant accidents and incidents

Is there more information available online?

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

Apply for IOSH Working 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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