IOSH Working Safely
IOSH Working Safely is a training course that aims to improve your knowledge of basic health & safety in the workplace so that you have the tools to work safer.
Please note that IOSH Working Safely is no longer accepted as a route for the Green CSCS card. You will need to attend the CITB Health and Safety Awareness instead to get your Labourer card.
- Accredited by IOSH.
- Complete the qualification in just one-day.
- Can be delivered via online learning or in the classroom.
- Improve your occupational safety & health knowledge.
- Highly recognised qualification.
- Lifetime qualification.
IOSH Working Safely course content
The IOSH Working Safely course covers a range of transferable subjects that give you an understanding of the importance of working safely.
You will gain knowledge through presentations, quizzes, games and videos. You will also take part in theory-based learning, such as classroom discussions and practical activities.
The content covered in the training course includes:
An Introduction to occupational health and safety; the legislated responsibilities of companies, and your health & safety responsibilities.
Defining and identifying risks and hazards; improving safety in the workplace.
Developing safety performance; making a difference to your well-being and the well-being of your team, through everyday behaviours.
Environmental issues; understanding of how to reduce environmental impact.
Assessment: To pass the course, you must complete a final written exam.
How long is the IOSH Working Safely course?
The course is delivered over one-day it is highly interactive, easily digestible, and jargon-free.
The short duration will also keep your employer happy, as you can attend the course with minimal disruption to work.
Why should I attend this course?
People from any sector who want to learn basic health & safety should attend this course. The general subject matter can be used in any workplace, which makes the knowledge you gain from this course so transferable.
The course can affect your business positively. It will help to reduce sickness and accidents by improving occupational health & safety and therefore improving productivity.
Working Safely is also an internationally recognised qualification; the certificate will help you to progress in your career and open up potential job opportunities.
As an individual, you will have the skills to identify hazards and risks and improve your overall safety performance. As a result, you and your colleagues will be able to work safely.
IOSH Working Safely entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
Although we do ask that you can understand, spoken and written English well enough to pass the course, we want you to get the best out of your training.
Is this course accredited?
Yes, this course is accredited by IOSH. IOSH is the largest membership body for health & safety professionals and is recognised throughout the globe. By holding an IOSH qualification, you are holding a reputable certificate that has a lot of weight when it comes to health & safety.
Where can I take this course?
This course can be delivered in the classroom or on Online / Remote Learning.
Public Classroom Courses
Classroom-based IOSH Working Safely courses are available to book nationwide. The course is delivered by an IOSH approved tutor in a traditional classroom setting to a group of delegates.
Our public course dates give our customers a range of options for training date and location. Each course date can be booked online or over the phone by individuals or employees booking on their behalf. Please view all of our upcoming course dates here.
IOSH Working Safely is an ideal course to be delivered in-house specifically to one company. The course content is very flexible as it is designed for a general audience. This means that it can be easily tailored to the delegates by the tutor. Because the course is only one-day long, it is a great way to get your employees health & safety trained quickly. The course can be delivered at a venue of your choosing, in a 3B classroom or online via Remote Learning. In-house courses are priced individually on a case-by-case basis. The quote we provide will vary depending on location, delegate numbers and delivery format. For a quote, complete the form on this page, and one of the team will be in touch.
Courses that can improve your occupational health & safety knowledge include:
Fire Warden: become an appointed fire warden for your organisation. Know how to reduce fire hazards in the workplace and evacuate the workplace safely in an emergency.
Emergency First Aid: become a qualified first aider to help meet the requirements for your organisation. You will also pick up the relevant first aid skills to administer first aid in a low-risk environment.
Manual Handling: in a workplace in which you regularly lift and move objects, you need to know how to do this properly and safely. This course will give you all the tools to do that and understand when to look for alternatives to manual handling.