IOSH Managing Safely (12,13,19,20 Feb)

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 12 Feb - 20 Feb
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location
Varis Training

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COURSE DURATION

4 days (2 days per week)

FOR WHOM THE TRAINING IS INTENDED

The four day course is designed to give managers and supervisors all they need to know to help them handle health and safety in their teams.

OBJECTIVES

The aim of the Managing Safely course is to give managers an understanding of how to deal with health and safety issues in the workplace, and make them aware of their responsibilities.

On successful completion of the course, students should be able to:

  • Appreciate why it’s important to manage safely
  • Describe their health and safety responsibilities as a manager
  • Define what is meant by ‘risk’
  • Appreciate the role of risk assessment in managing safely
  • Describe the risk assessment process
  • Identify appropriate risk control methods
  • Outline the legal system as it applies to health and safety
  • Appreciate the role and importance of a health and safety management system
  • Recognise common hazards
  • Identify ways to manage common hazards
  • Appreciate how accidents and incidents happen
  • Recognise the value of accident and incident investigation
  • Describe how to carry out an accident investigation
  • Appreciate the importance of performance measurement
  • Identify ways to measure health and safety performance
  • Appreciate the role of auditing
  • Recognise the impact of industry on the environment
  • Describe how pollution and waste can be controlled
  • Outline the main elements of an environmental management system

COURSE CONTENT

The course is arranged in eight modules:

  • Introducing managing safely
  • Assessing risks
  • Controlling risks
  • Understanding your responsibilities
  • Identifying hazards
  • Investigating accidents and incidents
  • Measuring performance
  • Protecting our environment

RATIO OF INSTRUCTORS TO TRAINEES

1 instructor to 8 candidates

ASSESSMENT

Practical, interactive teaching with an end of course assessment and workplace practical risk assessment

CERTIFICATION

Successful candidates are issued with an IOSH Managing  Safely Certificate