IOSH Managing Safely - Public Classroom

Birmingham  25 Sep 2017

£499.00 + VAT

This IOSH accredited course ensures managers and supervisors are fully aware of their responsibilities when it comes to health and safety.

 

Brand new IOSH Managing Safely V5 syllabus now launched!

What is IOSH Managing Safely - Public Classroom?

IOSH Managing Safely Public Classroom is a 3 day health and safety training course that International Workplace provide at one of our world class training centres and is the most popular course of its type in the UK. 

The IOSH Managing Safely Certificate delivered in a public classroom is perfect for those who need a structured training session away from the workplace to allow them to focus all of their attention on the training. During the session the tutor will guide you through the course syllabus leading to the end of course examination which take place on the last day of the course. High levels of contact time make classroom study ideal for people who prefer to share experiences with fellow students and have the opportunity to ask questions and gain direct feedback. The course covers a broad range of the health and safety subjects and ensures every manager and supervisor is aware of their responsibilities. As a leading centre for approved IOSH training, International Workplace has delivered IOSH training courses for over 15 years and has helped thousands of people gain this qualification. This course is full of step-by-step guidance and has a sharp business focus. The hands on, jargon-free format engages and inspires, and has helped a huge range of businesses to raise standards of health and safety. Having successfully completed the assessments, candidates will be issued with an IOSH Managing Safely Certificate.

Public Classroom benefits:

  • Full, face to face tutor support
  • Examination taken during the course
  • Use of our purpose built training centres or partner venues across the UK
  • All refreshments and lunch during the course
  • Guaranteed pass scheme – students can be given further access to our e-learning course if they need to retake the course free of charge.
  • A cohort of mixed delegates which adds further depth to the training hearing about other industry sector

Business Case

  • Certificated and approved by IOSH, an internationally renowned Health and Safety body
  • Greater productivity as fewer hours are lost due to sickness and accidents
  • Improved company-wide safety awareness culture and appreciation for safety measures
  • Active staff involvement to improve the workplace
  • Enhanced reputation within the supply chain
  • Minimum disruption to work activities: the course and its assessments all take place during the 24 hour course
  • Reduce costs from avoidable insurance claims and solicitors’ fees

Classroom Venues:

  • Cambridge, a partner venue
    • AirSpace Conference Centre, IWM Duxford, Cambridge, CB22 4QR
  • Manchester, a partner venue
    • Redbank House, 4 St.Chad’s Street, Manchester, M8 8QA
  • Birmingham, a partner venue
    • The Priory Rooms, Quaker Meeting House, 40 Bull Street, Birmingham, B4 6AF

By the end of the IOSH Managing Safely course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand what is meant by the terms 'hazard' and 'risk'
  • Evaluate risk using a structured risk assessment approach
  • Identify and implement appropriate workplace precautions for specific risks or seek advice on workplace precautions
  • Be involved in preparing written risk assessments
  • Understand and have input into their organisation's health and safety policy and management system
  • Cooperate and communicate on health and safety matters
  • Ensure that their own work and that of the employees for whom they are responsible is carried out safely, i.e. without undue risk to themselves and others
  • Report relevant accidents and incidents
  • Identify methods of monitoring how safe their workplaces are

We also run the IOSH Managing Safely Certificate online or, if you have a group requirement, we can run the course in house at any location.

Download the IOSH Managing Safely brochure for further information


Qualification

On succsesfull competion of the courses assessments, delegates will be issued with an IOSH Managing Safely Certificate

Entry requirements

The IOSH Managing Safely course has no entry requirments

Guaranteed pass scheme

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Full support until you pass

This IOSH course benefits from our guaranteed pass scheme. This means that should a delegate fail any part of the course, International Workplace will provide free access to the eLearning course until all assessments have been passed. 

We provide a guaranteed pass scheme for all of our courses with an eLearning option so even if you study via an alternative method you still recieve free access should you fail any part of the course.

 

 

Modules:

Module one: Introducing managing safely

  • The three key moral, legal and financial reasons for managing safely
  • Manager responsibility and accountability for safety and health in the workplace

Module two: Assessing risks

  • Definitions of the terms ‘hazard’, ‘hazardous event’ and ‘risk’ 2
  • Definition of the term ‘risk assessment’ 2
  • Definition of the terms ‘likelihood’ and ‘consequence’ 2
  • Risk assessment process and risk rating systems 4
  • The benefits of carrying out risk assessment

Module three: Controlling risks

  • Definition of the term ‘reasonably practicable’
  • How to evaluate risk using a risk matrix and how to control those risks
  • How to reduce risk by applying the ‘hierarchy of risk control’
  • How implementing risk controls can impact the likelihood of an incident, consequence of an incident or both factors
  • Definition of the term ‘residual risk’

Module four: Understanding responsibilities

  • An overview of what the law requires an organisation to do to protect the safety and health of workers and other persons under its control
  • Definition of the term ‘reasonably foreseeable’
  • The three knowledge tests to help determine ‘reasonably foreseeable’ risks: common, industry and expert knowledge
  • The difference between criminal law and civil law in relation to safety and health
  • The possible outcomes of not working within the law
  • Where to find help and guidance for working within the law
  • The key parts, and the elements of each part, of a health and safety management system
  • The key benefits of introducing a health and safety management system
  • Why leadership is an essential part of a health and safety management system

Module five: Understanding hazards

  • The six main hazard categories and how hazards can fall into more than one group:
    • mechanical
    • physical
    • chemical
    • environmental
    • biological
    • organisational
  • Common hazards in the workplace, their effects and symptoms and how to manage them. Hazards covered are:
    • aggression and violence
    • asbestos
    • bullying
    • chemicals
    • computer workstations
    • confined spaces
    • drugs and alcohol
    • electricity
    • fire
    • getting in and out
    • heights
    • housekeeping
    • lighting
    • manual handling
    • noise
    • plant and machinery
    • radiation
    • slips and trips
    • stress
    • temperature
    • vehicles and transport
    • vibration
    • any other relevant hazards

Module six: Investigating incidents

  • Definition of the terms ‘incident’, ‘accident’ and ‘near miss’
  • Reasons to investigate incidents
  • The benefits of incident investigation
  • Definition of the terms ‘immediate’, ‘underlying’ and ‘root’ causes in relation to incidents
  • The actions to be taken following an incident
  • Incident reporting
  • The stages of a structured approach to incident investigation

Module seven: Measuring performance

  • The three essential principles for good safety and health performance
  • What types of information performance indicators can give to help improve safety and health in the workplace
  • The characteristics of good key performance indicators
  • The differences between ‘proactive’ and ‘reactive’ performance indicators
  • What is meant by ‘auditing’
  • The two types of auditing: internal and external
  • Types of evidence used in an audit

Assessment:

  • A 25 question, multiple format assessment paper taken on the last day of the course
  • A risk assessment based project that is completed after the classroom days and submitted

The Priory Rooms, Birmingham, 25 Sep 2017

The Priory Rooms,
Quaker Meeting House,
40 Bull Street,
Birmingham,
B4 6AF

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The Priory Rooms is ideally located in the heart of Birmingham City Centre and is easily accessed from three mainline railway stations, by tram, by road and by air.

The Priory Rooms is a unique, not-for-profit, meeting and conference venue located in the heart of Birmingham city centre. More information on how to find the centre can be found here.

£499.00 + VAT


International Workplace Executive Centre, London, 2 Oct 2017

International Workplace Executive Centre, 
13 Clerkenwell Road,
London,
EC1M 5PA

London Executive Centre

The International Workplace Executive Centre (IWEC) is a custom built training centre in the heart of London’s busy legal district and offers an ideal learning environment tailored specifically for International Workplace Training courses, it is also available to hire for any events.

IWEC is a 5-10 minute walk from both Barbican and Farringdon tube stations found on the Circle, Hammersmith and City and metropolitan tube lines (just one or two stops from Kings Cross).

£599.00 + VAT


International Workplace, Cambridge, 9 Oct 2017

AirSpace Conference Centre,
IWM Duxford,
Cambridge,
CB22 4QR

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International Workplace runs its global operations from Cambridge and International Workplace Training courses at the Imperial War Museum in Duxford, just south of the city.

Located just south of Cambridge on Junction 10 of the M11 motorway, IWM Duxford is easily accessible from London and the Midlands with ample free on-site parking and is just 25 minutes from London Stansted airport.

£599.00 + VAT


International Workplace Executive Centre, London, 16 Oct 2017

International Workplace Executive Centre, 
13 Clerkenwell Road,
London,
EC1M 5PA

London Executive Centre

The International Workplace Executive Centre (IWEC) is a custom built training centre in the heart of London’s busy legal district and offers an ideal learning environment tailored specifically for International Workplace Training courses, it is also available to hire for any events.

IWEC is a 5-10 minute walk from both Barbican and Farringdon tube stations found on the Circle, Hammersmith and City and metropolitan tube lines (just one or two stops from Kings Cross).

£599.00 + VAT


International Workplace Executive Centre, London, 13 Nov 2017

International Workplace Executive Centre, 
13 Clerkenwell Road,
London,
EC1M 5PA

London Executive Centre

The International Workplace Executive Centre (IWEC) is a custom built training centre in the heart of London’s busy legal district and offers an ideal learning environment tailored specifically for International Workplace Training courses, it is also available to hire for any events.

IWEC is a 5-10 minute walk from both Barbican and Farringdon tube stations found on the Circle, Hammersmith and City and metropolitan tube lines (just one or two stops from Kings Cross).

£599.00 + VAT


International Workplace Executive Centre, London, 4 Dec 2017

International Workplace Executive Centre, 
13 Clerkenwell Road,
London,
EC1M 5PA

London Executive Centre

The International Workplace Executive Centre (IWEC) is a custom built training centre in the heart of London’s busy legal district and offers an ideal learning environment tailored specifically for International Workplace Training courses, it is also available to hire for any events.

IWEC is a 5-10 minute walk from both Barbican and Farringdon tube stations found on the Circle, Hammersmith and City and metropolitan tube lines (just one or two stops from Kings Cross).

£599.00 + VAT


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