IOSH - Managing Safely
This course ensures that safety requirements are appreciated by people employed as line managers and enables them to review their own departmental systems for safety, introducing new controls or implementing changes as appropriate to make the department work more safely.
On successful completion of the course delegates should be able to:Who should attend
- Explain "working safely"
- Explain the component parts of a recognised safety management system such as HSG65 or BS 8800 and appreciate the role of risk assessment within the system
- Compare safety management systems with their management systems and describe how to integrate systems successfully if appropriate
- 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
- Final day examination
- Practical exercise for each delegate to take away and implement in their workplace in their own time
This qualification is to provide Managers with an understanding of Health & Safety practices. It is also appropriate as a progression for those who have completed Working Safely.Course benefits
The certificates for this course will remain valid for a period of three years. A re-certification course is available to update and increase knowledge of current best practice. The re-certification course will allow previous course delegates to update their skills without resitting the four day course.Additional information
- Describe statutory requirements for reporting and procedures for checking for non-reporting
- Describe methods of basic trend and epidemiological analysis for reactive monitoring techniques Define hazards and risks and describe the legal requirements for risk assessment
- Demonstrate a practical understanding of a quantitative risk technique and the data required for records
- Identify workplace precaution hierarchies and the criteria for types of workplace precautions and controls
- Prepare and use active monitoring checklists and implement schedules for active monitoring, recording results and analysing records
- Explain the purposes and techniques of a health and safety audit
- Outline the main provisions of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1992
- Describe procedures and techniques used in management reviews
- Outline relevant health and safety legislation, codes of practice, guidance notes and information sources such as the Health and Safety Executive;
- Distinguish specific hazards both generally and from an organisational perspective
In order for an IOSH Managing Safely Certificate to be issued, the delegate should successfully complete the institution's approved assessment procedure which is provided at the end of the four day session.Trainers background
The trainer for this course has extensive experience in design and delivery of health & safety training programmes. They are qualified by NEBOSH (National Examination Board for Occupational Safety & Health) and Associate member of IOSH (Institute of Occupational Safety & Health) and is a member of the Chartered Management Institute and the International Institute of Risk and Safety Management and the Association for Project Safety. The trainer is fully qualified and accredited to deliver IOSH Health & Safety training courses and has been instrumental in their successful delivery for a number of years.