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IOSH Managing Safely Refresher Online Course

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IOSH Managing Safely Refresher is an accredited certificate that helps businesses improve their performance by reminding managers of their health and safety responsibilities with an emphasis on leadership.

It's for managers and supervisors who have already achieved their IOSH Managing Safely Certificate and refers back to part of the full IOSH Managing Safely course, relating the topics to a plan-do-check-act health and safety management system with leadership at the heart.

IOSH Managing Safely Refresher Course Key Facts
Learning Methods Online or class-based
Assessments Short multiple choice test 
Duration Approx. 6 hours
Access 6 months' access to multimedia and tutor support

Watch our IOSH Managing Safely Refresher online video

Why is IOSH Managing Safely Refresher so popular? 

  • Convenient and flexible learning for staff to complete anytime, anywhere
  • Enhanced reputation with customers and shareholders showing your commitment to protecting your workforce
  • Keeping staff up-to-date with their health & safety knowledge, new legislation and best practice so businesses operate effectively.
  • Proactive manager involvement to help embed a positive safety culture across the business. 
  • Greater productivity with less disruption and fewer hours lost to accidents and absence from work.

Who is IOSH Managing Safely Refresher for?

It is for managers and people who manage risk and resources and have already successfully completed the full IOSH Managing Safely but need to refresh their knowledge. In order to take the IOSH Managing Safely Refresher,  the full IOSH Managing Safely Certificate number must be provided at the point of booking.

What does IOSH Managing Safely Refresher cover?

You will refresh your understanding of the key areas of the IOSH Managing Safely covering how a safety management system will help influence, control and monitor risk to improve health and safety issues in the workplace and the essential role leadership plays.

The course is split into 6 modules and covers: 

  • Module 1: Thinking back
  • Module 2: Leadership
  • Module 3: Plan
  • Module 4: Do
  • Module 5: Check
  • Module 6: Act

Read the full IOSH Managing Safely Refresher syllabus. 


Learners must complete a short multiple choice test at the end of the course.

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Do I have to take the full IOSH Managing Safely before taking the Refresher course?

Yes. The IOSH Managing Safely Refresher is a course to refresh your knowledge and skills of the full course but in a 6 hour overview. IOSH do require your full IOSH Managing Safely certificate number before you can take the Refresher course.

Are there any entry requirements for taking IOSH Managing Safely Refresher?

Yes, you need to have successfully completed the full IOSH Managing Safely course. The certificate number will be requested at the point of booking.

When will I receive the results & IOSH Managing Safely Refresher Certificate?

Once you have completed the online test you will get an instant result and to pass it must be 20 or above out of 32. However the results will need to be verified by IOSH so you will receive your results and certificate up to 6 to 8 weeks after completing the course.

What is included in the price?

  • Training and tutor support
  • Test fees and the IOSH approved certificate
  • Comprehensive course materials