The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the leading professional association of safety practitioners and are recognised internationally as the standard for the profession.
Background to Course
This course is aimed at personnel required to manage risk and resources. This course is also for those required to manage safely and effectively in compliance with both their organisation’s policy and best practice in health and safety. The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) is the leading professional association of safety practitioners and are recognised internationally as the standard for the profession.
The course is suited to non-health and safety expert personnel who have to manage risk and resources.
Introduction to managing safely
Understanding your responsibilities
Investigating accidents and incidents
How to measure performance
Protecting our environment
On completion of this course participants will have the skill and knowledge to:
Explain the term ‘Managing Safely’
Identify the competent parts of a recognised safety management system such as BS 8800, HSG65 or OHSAS 18001 and gain an appreciation of risk assessment within the system
Identify the data and techniques required to produce an adequate record of an incident
Describe statutory requirements for reporting and procedures for checking for non-reporting
Define hazards and risks and describe the legal requirements for risk assessment
Demonstrate a practical understanding of quantitative risk assessment techniques
Identify workplace precautions hierarchies and the criteria for types of workplace precautions and controls
Explain the purpose and techniques of an health and safety audit
Outline the provisions of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005
Outline relevant health and safety legislation, codes of practice, HSA guidance notes and other information sources
Distinguish specific hazards both generally and from an organisational perspective
Prepare and use active monitoring checklists and effective recording keeping
This Course Is Designed For:
This course is suited to non – health and safety expert personnel who have to manage risk and resources.
This course is classroom based; it is highly interactive with role-playing and practical exercises to reinforce understanding and learning.
What to Bring to This Course:
There are no requirements for this course.
A maximum of 12 participants per course.
On successful completion of the exam, participants will be awarded the IOSH Managing Safely Certificate.
Duration of the Course:
This is a 4 day course.
IOSH Managing Safely public courses run in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Limerick. View Dates