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IOSH Working Safely Syllabus

IOSH logoIOSH Working Safely is a basic risk management health and safety certificate for employees. It enables people who work as part of a team to meet their responsibilities for health and safety in the workplace.

The course is split into 2 units -  One taught unit assessed by a 10 question, multiple-choice assessment paper and a practical unit assessed by three hazard spotting exercises (15 minutes).

Overall learning outcomes

At the end of the training participants will:

  • Understand why they must ‘work safely.
  • Understand the difference between hazards & risks.
  •  Understand hazard identification.
  • Appreciate and improve upon safety performance within the workplace.
  • Hold a CSCS recognised health & safety certification.

N.B. Each element will have additional specific learning outcomes.

Full course syllabus

  • Module 1. Introducing working safely
  • Module 2. Defining hazard and risk
  • Module 3. Identifying common hazards
  • Module 4. Improving safety performance

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