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IOSH Working Safely Course

IOSH Working Safely® course is a training course that provides an understanding of the essentials of health and safety in the workplace.

You will learn the importance of safety and health, and why you must work safely.  As a result, after completion you will gain all the tools and knowledge needed to improve workplace safety.

All workers need to understand their responsibilities; how they contribute to the safety, health and wellbeing of others in the workplace.

This IOSH Working Safely course will provide you with the confidence and tools to carry out your role effectively. As part of our health and safety iosh courses, this working safely course will help to improve overall safety awareness across the board in the workplace.

This IOSH training course covers the following topics.

  • Understanding your health and safety responsibilities
  • Defining risks and hazards
  • How to identify common hazards
  • How to improve safety performance

People from any sector who want to learn basic health & safety should attend this course. You can utilise this training in any workplace, which makes the knowledge you gain from this course transferable.

The course can affect your business positively  by reducing sickness and accidents. It also improves occupational health and safety, which helps to improve productivity.

Working Safely is also an internationally recognised qualification, so having the certificate can be useful in a workplace.

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.

HOW IS THE IOSH Working Safely Course DELIVERED?

This course can be delivered in the following ways:

Public Online
3B Training offer a variety of courses via Online Learning.

Online learning is delivered in a virtual classroom via Zoom. The delegate will need access to a pc or a laptop to access the course, and log in using a camera and microphone device.

The course is delivered by an approved tutor to a group of up to 20 delegates. Delegates will still be able to interact with the tutor and other attendees through their microphone or the chatbox.

All course materials are accessible in PDF format, and the exam is completed electronically.

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3B Training can deliver courses for a group of your employees in-house at your site or venue of your choice.

IOSH Working Safely is an ideal course to be delivered in-house specifically to your 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. The course can be delivered at a venue of your choosing 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.

To find out more, fill in our in-house enquiry form on this page and one of our friendly team members will be in touch.

Benefits of this IOSH Working Safely Course:

  • You will improve your occupational safety and health knowledge
  • You will gain a highly recognised lifetime qualification accredited by the institution of occupational safety and health (IOSH)
  • You will complete the qualification in one day
  • Knowledge of this course should increase productivity in your workforce
  • You will receive the knowledge and tools to work safely, from a leading health and safety company in 3B Training.

The IOSH Working Safely course covers a range of transferable subjects that gives 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


To pass the course, you must complete a final written exam.

Very good course well presented and enjoyable
John McGhee


  • How long is the IOSH Working Safely course?
    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 keep productivity going, as you can attend the course with minimal disruption to work.

  • What are the entry requirements for this course?

    There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

    Although we do ask that you can understand, speak and write English well enough to pass the course.

  • Is this course accredited?

    Yes, this course is accredited by IOSH.

  • Am I eligible for the green labourer card if I have an IOSH Working Safely certificate?

    As of 31 March 2020, anyone with an IOSH Working Safely certificate will no longer be eligible for the green labourer card.

    If you completed your Working Safely course before 31 March 2020, you will still be eligible to receive the card.

  • How long does an IOSH certificate last?

    The IOSH Working Safely certificate lasts for a  lifetime. It is an internationally recognised certificate, and highly respected.

Next Available Course Dates - IOSH Working Safely Course

Next Available Course Dates - IOSH Working Safely Course

  • Blackburn

    3B Training
    Unit 6
    Point 65 Business Centre,
    Greenbank Way,
    BB1 3EA

  • Derby

    23 Royal Scot Road
    DE24 8AJ

  • Doncaster

    Unit 1 Meadow View
    Durham Lane
    DN3 3DY

  • Leeds

    25 Bradford Road
    LS27 7HN

  • Leigh

    Unit 5
    English Street Business Park
    English Street
    WN7 3EH

  • Liverpool

    Partnership for Learning
    South Road
    L24 9PZ

  • Manchester

    The Forum
    Tameside Business Park
    Windmill Lane
    M34 3QS

  • Wigan

    Stratus House
    Swan Lane
    Hindley Green
    WN2 4EY


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