IOSH [The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health] was founded in 1945. It is the major professional body representing individual safety and health practitioners in the UK. The fundamental purpose of the Institution is to promote the safety, health and well-being of people at work, and people affected by work activities.
IOSH Working Safely
The IOSH Working Safely Course is a 1 day course designed for all types of people in the full range of business organisations. The personnel to attend this course are process workers, office workers, engineers, supervisory and management in all types of organisations, who need an initial understanding of health and safety at work.
By the end of the course delegates will have knowledge of:
~ hazards and risk assessments in the workplace
~ health and safety legislation and relevant regulations
~ the responsibilities of managers and supervisors and themselves for the management and implementation of safety in the workplace
~ apply principles of good practice in health and safety
~ be able to use effective communication
~ make sure that health and safety law is obeyed within their own workplace.
~ Hazard, risk and risk control
~ Work equipment
~ Safety management systems
~ Vehicle Movement
~ General housekeeping
~ Display Screen Equipment
~ Electrical Safety
~ Fire Prevention
~ Chemicals and substances
~ Manual Handling
Delegates must sit a short closed-book assessment in which they complete both a multi-choice assessment paper and three hazard spotting assessment papers.
The course programme runs for 1 day.
Open Course Price:
In-house Course Price:
Available on request.
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