IOSH Directing Safely
Aims and Objectives
This course is approved by the Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH) and is intended for executive managers and directors in small to medium sized enterprises who wish to raise their awareness of health and safety legislation. The course also covers documentation and procedures required, with particular relevance to existing company health and safety policies and health and safety procedures.
Key topics of this IOSH training course include:
Who should attend?
Directors, executive & senior managers; the course is valid across all industry sectors but is focused on small to medium sized enterprises. For larger organisations the IOSH Safety for Senior Executives course would be more appropriate.
Each delegate will be issued with a workbook to assist them both during and after the course, which will contain information, guidance and forms to assist directors. The course is designed to be interactive, allowing delegates the opportunity to develop their skills with the support of the course tutor.
Our health and safety consultants are qualified and experienced professionals with an appropriate background in risk management and delivering health and safety training courses such as the SMSTS, SSSTS, IOSH Managing Safely and NEBOSH Environmental certificates. All consultants hold professional membership of the chartered Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).
The course will be delivered over one day.
At the conclusion of the course delegates are required to undertake a multiple choice assessment and short project. Delegates who successfully complete the assessments at the end of the course are awarded an IOSH Certificate in Directing Safely.
Scheduled IOSH Directing Safely Courses
Unlike some health and safety training providers, all of our open course prices include the course exam fees, certification costs, on-site car parking and study book(s), as well as a buffet lunch and refreshments throughout the day.
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