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IOSH Safety for Senior Executives Course

IOSH logoDo you need an overview health and safety course for senior executives?

This course is suitable for those in a senior role who are responsible for determining policy and strategy planning for health & safety, including Directors, Vice Presidents and other senior Managers. In completing the course, delegates course will gain an understanding of their legal responsibilities and the importance of integrating health & safety strategy into business objectives at an organisational level.

IOSH Safety for Senior Executives Course Key Facts  
Learning Methods Classroom and In-company
Modules 5 Modules
Assessment Multiple choice test
Duration Dependent on learning method

Course overview

The IOSH Safety for Senior Executives course aims to assist delegates achieve their organisational strategic objectives for health and safety risk management. The course ensures delegates understand their health and safety responsibilities and accountabilities, thus enabling them to oversee the management of operational risks and resources effectively.

Topics covered include:

  • The legal, moral and financial drivers to manage health and safety
  • An overview of civil and criminal law covering: negligence, the Health and Safety at Work Act; the HSE enforcement policy, and corporate manslaughter
  • Corporate governance
  • Health and safety management systems
  • Health and safety culture and leadership

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On successful completion of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the health and safety role and responsibilities of senior executives
  • Recognise the importance of integrating health and safety objectives with other business objectives in order to minimise the overall risk
  • Take account of health and safety aspects during strategic planning, decision making and effective supply chain management
  • Know the consequences of failing to manage health and safety effectively
  • Understand the principles of occupational safety and health management systems, continual improvement and annual reporting

Tailored packages to train all your senior executives

Astutis can tailor this course for in-company delivery.  By incorporating your policy, procedures and organisational specifics we can deliver a course that is wholly relevant to your business that will deliver considerable cost savings.

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