IOSH Managing Safely Training:  




This course is designed for managers and supervisors, in any sector and any organisation, who are required to manage risk and resources within their organisation.

This course is the gold standard for managing safely. From risk assessment to incident investigation, this programme will give you everything you need to comply with your health and safety obligations to both your staff and the law.


No pre course work is required for this IOSH Managing Safely course and is suitable for managers and supervisors in any sector and any organisation who is required to manage risk and resources within their organisation. 

Course Outline:

The course aims to

  • ensure that delegates appreciate safety requirements
  • to enable attendees to review their own departmental systems for safety
  • to allow managers to introduce new controls or implement changes as appropriate to ensure safety in the workplace


An IOSH ‘Managing safely’ certificate is awarded to all those who attend the course and successfully complete both the written and practical assessments.

Course Content:

This course follows the content of the IOSH syllabus:

Module 1 – Introduction and Overview

Module 2 – Risk Assessment

Module 3 – Risk Control

Module 4 – Health and Safety Legislation

Module 5 – Common Hazards

Module 6 – Investigating Accidents and Incidents

Module 7 – Measuring Performance

Module 8 – Environmental Protection

Understanding of the course material is evaluated by means of a 45-minute written assessment paper consisting of 20 multi-format questions and a practical assessment.

Upon successful completion of the assessment delegates will be awarded an IOSH Managing Safely certificate, which IOSH recommends is renewed after two years.

Learning Outcomes;

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

  • explain ‘working safely’
  • explain the component parts of a recognised safety management system such as HSG65, BS 8800, and OHSAS 18001
  • identify the data and techniques required to produce an adequate record of an incident and demonstrate the procedure for an accident investigation, recognising the human factors involved
  • describe statutory requirements for reporting and procedures for checking for non-reporting
  • describe methods of basic trend and epidemiological analysis for reactive monitoring data
  • define ‘hazard’ and ‘risk’, and describe the legal requirements for risk assessment
  • demonstrate a practical understanding of a quantitative risk assessment technique and the data required for records
  • describe workplace precaution hierarchies
  • prepare and use active monitoring checklists and implement schedules for active monitoring, recording results and analysing records
  • outline the main provisions of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
  • outline relevant health and safety legislation, codes of practice, guidance notes and information sources such as the Health and Safety Executive


4 Days

No of Delegates – The Total Number of delegates that can sit this is course is a maximum of 12 to uphold the quality of our training and to ensure the course is properly embedded to achieve the companies/individual goals.

Prices – £849 (ex VAT)  Per day for up to 12 delegates trained onsite

(An additional charge for travel will be applied at 40p per mile from Sequence HQ to your premises)