IOSH: Working Safely

Course Title:

IOSH Working Safely

Course Reference:


In-house or public:


Accrediting organisation:  

Certificated by IOSH



This course is designed as an introduction to health and safety in the workplace for staff. It focuses on the basic principles of health and safety at work.

Who is this course for?

All staff in an organisation. This course can also form part of an induction training programme.

Course Objectives

By the end of the training delegates will be able to:

  •   Identify common hazards in the workplace.
  •   Be aware that some types of injury or ill-health can occur after prolonged exposure.
  •   Identify factors that constitute a satisfactory working environment.
  •   Appreciate how individual actions may endanger colleagues or those passing through the workplace.

Course content

  •   Health and safety law.
  •   Principles of accident prevention.
  •   Hazard identification and risk assessment.
  •   Safety policy.
  •   Methods for improving safety performance.
  •   Fire safety.
  •   Manual handling.
  •   Machine and equipment safety.
  •   Occupational health hazards.
  •   Electrical safety.
  •   Chemicals and substances.
  •   Display screen equipment.
  •   Manual handling.

Exam format

Examination paper, comprising multiple-choice questions lasting a maximum of 45 minutes, and a workplace safety assessment project undertaken at the delegate’s own   workplace using a pro-forma guidance sheet.




At the client’s premises or an agreed off-site location (subject to agreed costs)

Course dates:

Please phone 01375 673279 for dates. Date, time and   venue specified by you.


1 Day


Price on request. Maximum of 10 delegates.

For more details on this course please call us or email > enquiries

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