IOSH Directing Safely

Health & Safety Courses – IOSH Directing Safely

Overview of the IOSH Directing Safely Course

IOSH Directing Safely in BoltonThis course aims to ensure that senior management are aware of their health and safety responsibilities with regards to the day-to-day running of the business.

The Institution of Occupational Health & Safety (IOSH) is the world’s largest professional health and safety membership scheme. In addition, it aims to regulate the profession of health and safety providers by setting standards, as well as connecting members to resources and providing support, guidance and training.

Course length:

One day

Who is it for:

Executive and Senior Managers, Directors

Course Objectives

By the end of the IOSH Directing Safely training course, the delegate will:

  • have a greater awareness of health and safety legislation
  • understand the moral, legal and business need for proactive health and safety management

To find out how IOSH can benefit you further, visit our blog, here.

Course Content

The content covered by the IOSH Directing Safely training course includes:

  • An Introduction to Directing Safely
  • Planning, checking and acting upon Health and Safety
  • The Legal Framework
  • Risk Assessment
  • Health and Safety Management
  • The Causes of Accidents
  • Requirements and Potential Penalties
  • Financial Implications
  • Hazard Identification
  • The importance of selecting an Appointed Person
  • Investigation of Incidents and Accidents
  • Measuring Health and Safety Performance

What is Required to Pass the IOSH Directing Safely Course

The course is highly interactive and contains a range of different elements. The delegate will also learn through a mixture of group discussions, case studies, scenarios and classroom theory work. To complete the course successfully the delegate must complete a final multiple choice exam.

Further Development

It is important that your employees are competent in health and safety. If you allow your managers to attend the IOSH Managing Safely course you can then be assured that they also have the relevant knowledge of health and safety. Another option for your employees is the IOSH Working Safely course, which can be used as an induction into occupational health & safety.

Course Locations

As well as in-house, there are a number of locations where delegates can complete the IOSH Directing Safely course, including:

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