IOSH Managing Safely

Access Duration - 180 Days
Awarded By  Awarded By "IOSH"
Guided Learning Hour 30 Guided Learning Hours (30)
Course Material Course Materialr Course Material
Number of Modules 07 Number of Modules 07
Assessment Included Mock Assessment Included
Assessment Included Final Assessment Included
Bonus CPD Course Access
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What Will I Learn?

Ensures the learner can assess and control risks and hazards
Helps the learner understand their own responsibilities for safety and health
Enables the learner to investigate incidents
Empowers to measure your own performance

Interested in creating a safety-focused workplace culture?

The IOSH Managing Safely is a course designed by the largest global organisation for health and safety professionals. The course provides excellent grounding to those working in any industry and is interested in acquiring a broad-based knowledge of health and safety systems

  • All modules are backed by clear examples 
  • Practical scenario discussions are included while summarising key learning points
  • Provides learners with ample knowledge and tools to manage workplace safety

Why follow the IOSH Managing Safely course?

  • The course is suitable for anyone working in any sector, worldwide 
  • Internationally recognised and respected certification
  • Ensures the learner can assess and control risks and hazards
  • Enables the learner to investigate incidents
  • Prepares the learner to improve the organisation’s safety awareness culture and safety measures
  • Prepares the learner to reflect on good practices 

Why Choose Global Edulink?

As an approved IOSH training centre Global Edulink (GEL) offers qualified tutors, tested learning methods, interactive lessons, and self-paced studying. This is why studying with GEL has added benefits compared to other online learning platforms. 

The benefits of studying IOSH courses with GEL are ample. Here are just a few,

  • Approved IOSH training centre
  • Follows IOSH approved coursework
  • Interactive training sessions
  • High-quality study material
  • Unlimited tutor support
  • Flexible payment methods and no hidden costs
  • Clear and concise presentations
  • 24-hour online support
  • Free Access to Health and Safety at Work Course
  • Free Access to First Aid at Work Course

Global Edulink brings together years of experience to offer a range of courses that are designed to help you succeed. With multiple awards and accolades under our name, we have gone from strength to strength over the years. We are your trusted partner in the UK online education industry with plenty of ‘excellent’ ratings on Trust Pilot and thousands of successful students.

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Who is this qualification for?

  • Managers and team leaders who need to ensure the safety and health of employees
  • Anyone who wants to learn the basics of safety and health
  • About IOSH
  • Learning Outcomes
  • Prerequisites to take this course
  • Method of Assessment
  • The Final Assessment
  • Certification
  • Prospective Careers

The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is a leading health and safety education provider and trainer with the Chartered Membership. They excel in providing IOSH training courses related to health and safety standards at workplaces to ensure the safety of employees. It is the largest membership organisation that is dedicated to safety and health professionals.

  • Ensures the learner can assess and control risks and hazards
  • Helps the learner understand their own responsibilities for safety and health
  • Enables the learner to investigate incidents
  • Empowers to measure your own performance
  • Allows for personal reflections on good practice
  • Learners must be over 16 years of age 
  • The learners who take this IOSH Managing Safely Course have to hand over the assessments which include an online exam as well as a project assessment that needs to be completed at the workplace.
  • If they fail to successfully pass the assessments, they can re-take it within 6 months of registration.
  • In order to achieve the qualification, they have to have a minimum of 36 marks out of the 60 questions for Part 1 of the assessment paper and 23 out of 38 marks for Part 2 of the assessment project and achieve a total of 60 or more marks.
  • 1 of 4 papers

Part A - 16 multi-choice questions – between 1 and 5 parts per question

  • The pass mark is 20 out of 33

Part B - 4 hazard identification scenes each with associated multi-choice questions x 3, and 4 further multi-choice questions

  • The pass mark is 10 out of 16
  • The combined pass mark is 30 or more
  • There is a 30-minute time limit
  • One free retake available if required
  • You will be informed immediately on screen of your result

Your IOSH Certificate will follow up to 8 weeks from the date of your final assessment

Once the course and the exam are successfully completed, the learners get awarded the IOSH Managing Safely Certification.

Once the learners get qualified with the IOSH Managing Safely they receive an accredited qualification.  

Here are some jobs to look forward to including the average UK salary per annum according to

  • Health and safety manager - £ 52,798 (approximately)
  • Health and safety officer - £26,494 (approximately)

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

Module 1 - Introducing Managing Safety
Unit 1.1 – Reasons for Managing Safely
Unit 1.2 – The Size of the Problem
Unit 1.3 – Societal Expectations of Good Standards of Health and Safety
Unit 1.4 – The Business Case for Health and Safety
Unit 1.5 – Benefits of Promoting a Healthier Workplace
Unit 1.6 – Manager Accountability and Responsibility
Module 2 – Assessing Risks
Unit 2.1 – Introduction to Risk Assessment
Unit 2.2 – Definition of Hazard, Hazardous Event and Risk
Unit 2.3 – Risk Management Legislation
Unit 2.4 – Risk Assessment Process
Unit 2.5 – Special Case Applications of Risk Assessment
Module 3 – Controlling Risks
Unit 3.1 – Reasonably Practicable
Unit 3.2 – Risk Control Options
Unit 3.3 – General Principles of Prevention
Unit 3.4 – Residual Risk
Unit 3.5 – Risk Control Hierarchy
Unit 3.6 – Safe Systems of Work
Unit 3.7 – Permit to Work Systems
Unit 3.8 – Personal Protective Equipment
Unit 3.9 – Health and Safety Signs
Module 4 - Understanding Responsibilities
Unit 4.1 – Legal System
Unit 4.2 – Sources of Law
Unit 4.3 – Types of Law
Unit 4.4- Employer’s Common Law Duty of Care
Unit 4.5 – Contributory Negligence
Unit 4.6 – Vicarious Liability
Unit 4.7 – Occupiers Liability
Unit 4.8 – Penalties
Unit 4.9 – Court Structures
Unit 4.10 – Health and Safety at Work Act
Unit 4.11 – Enforcing Authority Inspectors
Unit 4.12 – Health and Safety Management Systems
Module 5 – Understanding Hazards
Unit 5.1 – Stress
Unit 5.2 – Aggression, Violence and Bullying
Unit 5.3 – Drugs and Alcohol Misuse at Work
Unit 5.4 – Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders
Unit 5.5 – Computer Workstations
Unit 5.6 – Chemicals and Substances
Unit 5.7 – Asbestos
Unit 5.8 – Electricity
Unit 5.9 – Housekeeping
Unit 5.10 – Fire and Emergency Procedures
Unit 5.11 – Manual Handling
Unit 5.12 – Entrances and Exits
Unit 5.13 – Movement of People and Transport
Unit 5.14 – Noise
Unit 5.15 – Vibration
Unit 5.16 – Lighting and Radiation
Unit 5.17 – Solar Radiation
Unit 5.18 – Slips, Trips and Falls
Unit 5.19 – Temperature and Welfare
Unit 5.20 – Vehicles, Plant and Machinery
Unit 5.21 – Working at Height
Unit 5.22 – Confined Spaces
Module 6 – Investigating incidents
Unit 6.1 – Definition of Terms
Unit 6.2 – Incident Causation
Unit 6.3 – Incident Investigation
Unit 6.4 – RIDDOR
Module 7 – Measuring Performance
Unit 7.1 – What Is Performance Monitoring?
Unit 7.2 – Reactive Monitoring
Unit 7.3 – Accident Statistics
Unit 7.4 – Monitoring Health and Safety
Unit 7.5 – Performance Standards
Mock Assessment
Final Assessment

Students feedback


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    C A

    Casey Adams

    August 14, 2021
    Appreciate this course

    I learned a lot of useful things through this course.

    A B

    Avery Booth

    July 02, 2021
    A must for managers

    Company owners and managers must ensure the safety of employees. This gave me a lot of insight into that.

    G P

    Gale Powell

    June 24, 2021
    Worth the money

    I had a great time taking this course.

    G B

    Gale Baxter

    June 10, 2021

    This course was okay.

    A M

    Aubrey Murray

    May 28, 2021
    Extremely valuable

    Health and safety at work place is not to be taken light. It helped me learn how to effectively assure safety at work.

    G B

    Gabe Bailey

    April 16, 2021

    I don’t hesitate to recommend this course to anyone. Taking precautions is the best.

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