IOSH Working Safely

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 Day

Where can I study my course?

    • Inverness Campus

Start date

Contact Business Solutions on 07385433474 for current dates


For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.

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

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Apply for IOSH Working Safely

Applications for this subject are currently closed.

We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI Inverness. UHI Inverness operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.