What Is IOSH Managing Safely Training?

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IOSH stands for the Institution for Occupational Safety and Health. IOSH works with a range of organisations around the world in order to raise health and safety awareness and standards within workplaces around the world. IOSH provides a range of health and safety courses designed to create a safer environment for all workplaces. In this weeks blog, we’ll be discussing the IOSH Managing Safely course – what the course is about, why you should take it and the benefits…

Let’s Discuss IOSH Managing Safely…

IOSH Managing Safely – what it is it? We’ll be discussing the IOSH Managing Safely course in greater detail and every reason as to why you should study the course with us here at Project Skills Solutions!

IOSH Managing Safely course was updated in 2017, with the latest IOSH Managing Safely course known as version 5.0. The IOSH Managing Safely course version 5.0 comprises of 7 modules which are;

  • Introducing Managing Safely
  • Assessing Risks
  • Controlling Risks
  • Understanding Responsibilities
  • Understanding Hazards
  • Investigating Incidents
  • Measuring Performance

Why Should You Take The IOSH Managing Safely Course?

The IOSH Managing Safely Training course is for anyone who is in a management or supervisory role. The course is not specific to any industry so is suitable for delegates who work within any industry sector. There are no prerequisites for the IOSH course, delegates do not need any previous health and safety training to attend. Delegates will learn all they need to throughout the course in order to pass the course exam and practical risk assessment.

How Long Is The IOSH Managing Safely Course?

The IOSH Managing Safely course is for a duration of 3 or 4 days depending on the course delegate numbers and client demand. After completion of the IOSH Managing Safely course delegates should feel confident and with enough information to pass the IOSH Managing Safely course.

Why Is It Important To Manage Safely?

You may be thinking why you should take an IOSH Managing Safely course and why is it important to manage safely. If an organisation is not safe and health and safety procedures are not put into practice, this can lead to a serious accident occurring. Therefore taking an IOSH Managing Safely course will teach you important health and safety procedures which should be put into practice, as accidents occurring within an organisation due to failure of management of health and safety risks by an organisation can lead to fines, prosecution or even imprisonment.

What Training Venues Does Project Skills Solutions Offer?

Project Skills Solutions runs IOSH Managing Safely in the following locations;

Project Skills Solutions are always adding new venues to our IOSH Managing Safely Training offering so it is always best to check with the training team as to whether we have a venue in your location.

Project Skills Solutions Offers A Range Of IOSH Courses…

Project Skills Solutions offers a range of IOSH courses, each designed for various roles within a work place. The IOSH courses PSS also offers are;

IOSH Managing Safely Refresher – The course aims to ensure delegates and organisations stay safe at work, meet legal obligations and promote health and safety culture practices at work.

IOSH Leading Safely – The course is designed for responsible leaders recognising the importance of health and safety, where you’ll gain an understanding of the strategic importance of safety and health within an organisation.

IOSH Working Safely – The course focuses on the importance of health and safety within all workplaces and the implications and procedures involved to avoid dangers from occurring.

Feedback From Delegates…

Here at Project Skills Solutions we have received an overwhelming amount of positive feedback from delegates after taking an IOSH course with us. Below are some of the statements delegates have made after completing an IOSH course with Project Skills Solutions –

“Very interactive & varied content made the course enjoyable”

“Excellent provider, trainer very good, food varied”

“Animated presentation, group activities and everyone involved”


“I can not fault it, interesting & gaining more knowledge”

“Good mixture of participants on the course, different organisations & industries”

“All of the course was enjoyable & informative”

“Course was engaging, interactive & provoked thought in how I can apply what I have learnt back at my place of work”

Why PSS?

  • Nationwide courses
  • Low prices
  • Expert trainers
  • Group discounts

We now offer the IOSH Managing Safely course through our eLearning platform, meaning you can complete the course in your own time. If you would like to book the IOSH Working Safely via eLearning, visit https://projss.co.uk/courses/iosh-managing-safely/ or click here and select eLearning from course options.

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